2018 has been an amazingly busy year for us here at the Orchard. We’ve finished setting up the high tunnel, and have already planted some delicious goodies. Now that the temperature has begun to creep down into the 50s, we hope the high tunnel will continue to extend our harvesting season.
We are happy to announce that our High Tunnel Addition is complete! For a majority of 2016 we’ve been building a high tunnel to help us prolong the harvest season.
Adding a high tunnel will allow us to start planting sooner, help keep pests away, and allow us to harvest later into the year. Continue reading High Tunnel Growing
Hope you’re all having a terrific start to the summer!
We’ve had a few drawbacks and some leaps forward. This weekend we attempted to attach the green house cover but the conditions weren’t ideal. We experienced some wind and this made the green house plastic cover act like a Kite. We’re lucky we didn’t get tossed around or get hurt =)
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