The Benefits of Using Row Covers in the Garden

If you want to enjoy vegetables from your garden throughout the year, one of the most economical ways of doing so is by using row covers. Easy to use and very effective, you don’t want to be without them!

This bed of super-sweet ‘Napoli’ carrots is ready for old man winter. The soil was topped with a foot of shredded leaves and then covered with a row cover, which was secured by rocks and fabric staples.
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