Are you super excited about growing your own food? Need to know exactly what the fastest growing vegetables are? Back in the day, I was pretty impatient in my garden. I only wanted to plant the fastest growing vegetables, so I could have a super quick harvest. If you think that all vegetables take from spring to fall to mature, then you, my friend, have been lied to.
chicken coop with greenhouse
How to Build a Chicken Coop and Greenhouse Combo - Dengarden - Home and Garden
For years, Yvonne has been developing a sustainable homestead complete with chickens, food plants, on-site water, solar power, and more. The three Ameraucana hens needed a new, larger coop and I wanted a greenhouse with a sink, so my neighbor, Shawn Thompson, who is an excellent carpenter and all around handyman, designed and built my chicken chateau and greenhouse duplex. Now the chickens are happy in their 5 by 10 foot hen house and run. And I look forward to starting seeds this winter and also to having more room to house some favorite tropical plants during winter freezes in my 7 by 10 foot greenhouse.
26 DIY Greenhouses For Every Size, Budget & Skill Level
What about sweet potatoes? Would you think of a sweet potato as a plant that loves the heat? But they do so they grow well in greenhouses as well. If you grow French beans inside a greenhouse it is usually to get an earlier harvest. Greenhouses are great at extending grow seasons.
Have you already started your spring garden? Getting ahead of the game not only gets you excited for your garden, but it also ensures you will be fully prepared. And these DIY greenhouses ideas can help you get ready for the delicate new shoots. If you plan to start your garden from seeds rather than seedlings, be sure you have your seeds ordered. This allows you to get a jump start on planting and extend your growing season.