Presentation: Nov. 10, 2014

Midwest Winter Vegetable Production Conference — Joplin, Mo.

Presentation

High Tunnel Heating Alternatives:  screen version (PDF) | print version (PDF) — Bob Schultheis, MU Extension natural resource engineering specialist

Resources

High Tunnels.org

MU Extension publication M200, Missouri High Tunnel Manual: A Guide to Making Produce Profitable and Accessible

Missouri Alternatives Center (click on “H” for high tunnels)

Siting High Tunnels — eXtension

High Tunnel Construction Considerations (PDF) — Iowa State University

High Tunnel Hoop House Construction Guide (PDF) — Noble Foundation

Growing Under Cover: A Guide to Polytunnel Options for Kansas Growers — Kansas Rural Center

High Tunnel Fruit and Vegetable Production Manual (PDF) — Iowa State University

Passive Solar Greenhouse (PDF) — University of Missouri
Construction
Materials

Plasticulture — Penn State University

Horticultural Engineering — Rutgers University

MU Extension publication M170, High Tunnel Tomato Production

MU Extension publication M173, High Tunnel Melon and Watermelon Production

MU Extension publication G6462, Watering and Fertilizing Tomatoes in a High Tunnel

AgEnergy Resource website — University of Wisconsin

MU Extension publication NRAES137, Greenhouses for Homeowners and Gardeners

Energy Self-Assessment website — USDA NRCS

National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association — commercial site