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Planting dates for hoophouses?

Posted by rhashell 5 southeast IN (My Page) on
Mon, Feb 11, 13 at 12:36

Just wanted to ask where I can find planting dates for hoophouse. I live in southeast Indiana.


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RE: Planting dates for hoophouses?

What crops? Are you adding heat? How big of a tunnel? You will not find any absolute dates, anywhere. In Coleman's books, you will find some time ranges that you could adjust your your location.

Jay


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RE: Planting dates for hoophouses?

I'm involved with the "NRCS" High Tunnel Program and have gotten alot of info on "Michigan State University Hoophouse Website". Our farm hovers between a z4b and z5a. There is planting date charts for planting 3 seasons on MSU websit. I adjusted it 2/3 wks later for my location. There are some other university websites/links listed for hoophouse planting than may be helpful on the MSU site..
Deb


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