A Unique Low-Tech Solution to Vegetable Production in Cold Climates

by Carol Ford and Chuck Waibel


This manual provides answers for people who live in northern climates and are concerned about the quality, safety, availability, and price of food. Whether you are a farmer or a consumer, urban or rural, interested in sustainable farming, energy conservation, nutrition education, or economic development, The Northlands Winter Greenhouse Manual contains inspiring information for you and your community.

This book provides the details of the authors unique greenhouse design and production methods that enable them to grow fresh vegetables all winter long—with minimal fuel costs. A passive solar greenhouse like this closes the gap in the growing season that winter has long occupied.

Published 2009 by FARRMS

The Northland Winter Greenhouse Manual