Tag: hoophouse

Hooping It Up: The Greenhouse Is Covered!

Hooping It Up: The Greenhouse Is Covered!

The hoophouse crowned: Clouds parted, the angels sang. A Greenhouse Grows! Building a hoophouse–make that a large hoophouse–has been a life lesson in humility. I believe I can still hear my naive and fateful words echoing in my head, “Just how difficult can it be?” […]

When a Greenhorn Builds a Greenhouse

When a Greenhorn Builds a Greenhouse

Hooping It Up With a Greenhouse Down on the Farm Sun Island Farm’s hoophouse: similar to what mine will look like. About a year ago, I applied for and received (after some time) a cost-share grant to build a high tunnel hoophouse, a greenhouse-like structure […]