Lengthen the Growing Season Without a Greenhouse

How to lengthen the growing season without a greenhouse using plastic tunnels, includes information on how to build the tunnel cloche, the cold frame, how to use a cloche or frame and venting the cloche and cold frame.



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Bob harvests fresh greens from the tunnel cloche.
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Diagram: Figure 3 A spring tunnel cloche.
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Diagram: Figure 2 tying the cloche.
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Diagram: Figure 1 A PVC tunnel cloche.
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Venting MOM's cold frame.
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Chart of cold-season vegetables to grow in the garden.
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Diagram: Figure 4 A reinforcing-wire tunnel cloche.
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