Managing the Environment in High Tunnels for Cool Season Vegetable Production

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2015: $29,994.00
Projected End Date: 04/30/2018
Grant Recipient: Purdue University
Region: North Central
State: Indiana
Project Coordinator:
Elizabeth Maynard
Purdue University
Description:
Light, temperature, and relative humidity influence how crops grow and develop. This publication introduces important factors to consider during design, operation, and daily management of high tunnels, and explains plant responses to the environment.
Type:
Bulletin
File:
Authors:
Elizabeth Maynard, Purdue University
Michael O’Donnell, Purdue Extension
Target audience:
Farmers/Ranchers
Ordering info:
Cost: $0.00
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.