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MOTHER EARTH NEWS Gardening Video: Season Extension

February/March 2013


See low tunnels in action — watch our new video about season extension options, featuring Editor-in-Chief Cheryl Long in her garden. Click the "Go Full Screen" button on the bottom right of the video to enlarge it. This video is excerpted from the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Wiser Living Video Series, Vol. 1. Purchase your copy and put your do-it-yourself skills to the test trying out this and 18 other self-reliance projects around your home.


Read more: Learn more about how to use simple hoops and row covers for pest control and season extension in Make an Easy, Inexpensive Mini-Greenhouse With Low Tunnels.

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Linda Gronroos
2/7/2013 12:29:22 AM
I am in colorado and we have lots of wind here so the low covers will work well here. thanks

1/29/2013 11:40:58 PM
Thank you for demonstrating this idea---very helpful to see it done!

Ann Harlan
1/26/2013 2:54:22 PM
Wonderful video showing all the steps to make the low tunnel. It is hard to just read about these items without SEEING them. She is so practical - reusing and stapling it together. Best 9 minutes I've spent this week. Thanks. Ann, nc

John Cole
1/25/2013 6:09:36 PM
what is the brand name of that stool you mentioned?

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