Winter garden in the High Tunnels, pics

jrslick (North Central Kansas, Zone 5B)October 29, 2012

Despite several cold nights, things are growing very well in the high tunnels. I have been tearing out peppers and tomatoes as they slowly give up. I have tons of transplants to go right back into their spots.

Here is a pic I took the other night. Lots of transplants to the left. I think there are 17 flats, but who is counting. I did get some of them planted yesterday. Another flat or two will be transplanted tonight in another building.

We have been pulling carrots for two weeks now. They have been great!

Here is my fearless and youngest helper with her snack.

The second Carrot patch. We haven't started to harvest this patch yet.

Jay

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
JLN123(6 KS)

Looking good jrslick. I am in the process of building a Hightunnel myself. Hoping to get it up in time to try some Fall/Winter growing.

    Bookmark   October 29, 2012 at 7:34PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
wyobluesky

you may have answered this before, but do you start all your seed? Have you talked about that?

Anyways, I love your set up and always look forward to your pics.

Also, congrats on the new one!

    Bookmark   January 6, 2013 at 2:28PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jrslick (North Central Kansas, Zone 5B)

We start all our own plants from seed or direct seed them all. Nobody follows our planting schedule, so we have to plant and produce our seedlings on our time schedule. Also, we can get the varieties that we want.

Jay

    Bookmark   January 6, 2013 at 6:17PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
purple plants better than green in winter
this is the first full winter season for growing in...
grow_life
Hoss seeder
Anyone using a Hoss Seeder? Please post a review. Thanks...
whfpa
Sprayer Value
Hi- I am thinking of buying a used mistblower sprayer,...
erniew
Gotta do something to increase sales, stay in business
This year was the worst yet, I've been doing this since...
2ajsmama
Winter markets, going better?
We had another winter market last Saturday. Due to...
jrslick (North Central Kansas, Zone 5B)
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™