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High Tunnel Planting Calendar Companion Factsheet

This document is intended to assist growers in better understanding the planting calendars. Please consult the factsheet along with the planting calendar of your region.

High Tunnel Planting Calendar (Region 3)

There are 3 calendars available for the different regions of Kentucky. These calendars are intended as a guide for high tunnel growers on when to direct seed, transplant, and expect to harvest. The region 3 calendar is intended primarily for eastern Kentucky. Growers who are on the edge between regions should consult both calendars to decide which planting guide is most appropriate for them.

High Tunnel Planting Calendar (Region 2)

There are 3 calendars available for the different regions of Kentucky. These calendars are intended as a guide for high tunnel growers on when to direct seed, transplant, and expect to harvest. The region 2 calendar is intended for central Kentucky. Growers who are on the edge between regions should consult both calendars to decide which planting guide is most appropriate for them.

High Tunnel Planting Calendar (Region 1)

There are 3 calendars available for the different regions of Kentucky. These calendars are intended as a guide for high tunnel growers on when to direct seed, transplant, and expect to harvest. The region 1 calendar is intended for western Kentucky. Growers who are on the edge between regions should consult both calendars to decide which planting guide is most appropriate for them.

Natural Resource Conservation Service Environmental Quality Incentives Program (NRCS-EQIP)

Since 2012, NRCS has provided financial and technical assistance for people across the country to build high tunnels. This is part of the EQIP High Tunnel System Initiative. If you are interested in applying for funding for a high tunnel, please visit this website for more information.

https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/detail/national/about/?cid=nrc...

ID-235: An IPM Scouting Guide for Common Problems of High Tunnel and Greenhouse Vegetable Crops in Kentucky

Ric Bessin, Extension Entomologist

John Obrycki, Entomologist

Emily Pfeufer, Extension Plant Pathologist

Rachel Rudolph, Extension Horticulturist

Shawn Wright, Extension Horticulturist