NOFA-VT teamed up with 8 Vermont farms to conduct on-farm research on winter growing, season extension, and storage. Check out the results!Studies looked at:
- row cover height and comparisons
- watering and bed pitch on soil temps
- storage techniques for carrots
- effective post-harvest winter squash treatments
Check out the findings here: http://nofavt.org/programs/technical-assistance-education-vegetables/winter-growing-research-results
The research was funded through a Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NESARE) partnership grant.