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Extending Your Season with Low & High Tunnels

September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

$10

ON-FARM WORKSHOP Extending Your Season with Low & High Tunnels

Learn how to use these versatile structures to get the most from your farm.

Continuing the conversation from our “Hoop House Design & Construction” webinar, join us for a tour of the tunnel structures at Braddock Farms, an urban farm in Pittsburgh that has been in operation for more than a decade. Farm Manager Nick Lubecki will identify the unique features of Braddock’s tunnels and discuss how these help increase production.

We’ll also cover some hoop house basics including: 

  • common cropping systems in hoop houses
  • unique crops that can be grown in tunnels
  • how the growth of tunnel crops are affected by being under cover
  • key hoop house features that can positively affect crop production

Speakers

  • Nick Lubecki, Grow Pittsburgh
  • Dan Dalton, Pasa Sustainable Agriculture

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Details

Date:
September 14
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$10

Venue

Braddock Farms
1000 Braddock Ave.
Braddock, PA United States
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