[Market-farming] High Tunnel Winter Growing

Mike Rock mikerock at mhtc.net
Tue Nov 24 11:41:40 EST 2009


Right, what a great resource. I missed the ammonia issue.  More research.

Thanks Etienne and Bill.

Mike

Bill Shoemaker wrote:
> Very nice reference, Etienne. It certainly emphasizes a risk I hadnt thought of; excessive nitrates. This could render leafy greens unsafe, irregardless of pathogenic organisms. I'll have to give that some thought.
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> Bill
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>> Bill Shoemaker wrote:
>>> I wonder if you could use compost that is not quite done "cooking". Perhaps you could band it in trenches and plant crops between the trenches. 
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>>    http://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/compostheatedgh.html
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>> ATTRA is such a wonderful resource!
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