Gardening Techniques for Year-Round Vegetable Production

Grow your own gorgeous greens even in the coldest winter with these gardening techniques for year-round vegetable production.

Inside the greenhouse, a layer of fabric row cover held a foot above the soil on wire wickets protects winter crops. Coleman and his wife, Barbara Damrosch, have identified the most winter-hardy crops over time and now, in a further refinement of the system, grow the top varieties in minimally heated greenhouses without the use of the row covers.
Inside the greenhouse, a layer of fabric row cover held a foot above the soil on wire wickets protects winter crops. Coleman and his wife, Barbara Damrosch, have identified the most winter-hardy crops over time and now, in a further refinement of the system, grow the top varieties in minimally heated greenhouses without the use of the row covers.
Photo by Lynn Karlin