In just a few weeks things will start heating up here in the Northwoods and it will be time to start thinking about planting seeds. A greenhouse is a great way to start those plants earlier than you could normally. The article above gives step by step instructions and photos on how to build your own greenhouse for very little money.
If you want a more permanent solution you might also look at the local vendor Harbor Freight Tools in Saint Paul. Their aluminum greenhouses are from $300 to $700.
In this month’s local meeting we discussed growing fruit trees. In just over a month or so it will be a good time to prune most fruit trees here in Minnesota, before the spring growth and buds start. This is one of the best videos I have seen showing how to prune a young fruit tree. Enjoy!
A straightforward article on how to start your seeds. Practical and simple!
Time to start ordering garden seeds! If you are confused by all the terms (heirloom, non-gmo, organic, etc.) in the catalogs and websites this video can help make sense of it all.
Here is a great online gardening calendar tuned to be used in the Twin Cities metro area. Time to start planning your gardens people!