Preparing The Greenhouse For Winter

Having a greenhouse, even a small one can be very useful on the homestead, we use ours in all four seasons. In this video I talk about some things I do to transition the greenhouse over for growing a few things through the winter.

Building A Greenhouse Out Of Old Windows

The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 89 – June 6, 2018 – Building A Greenhouse Out Of Old Windows.
Question For Today’s Podcast Episode:
Jason Asks – I’m thinking of building a new greenhouse out of old windows. My question is, is it worth it, estimate cost, and some good plans locations.

How To Properly Use A Greenhouse

The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 87 – May 28, 2018 – How To Properly Use A Greenhouse.

Question For Today’s Podcast Episode:

Troy asks – How do you properly use a greenhouse? I bought a small 6×8 plastic greenhouse to use. I had horrible luck. It didn’t retain any heat at night and if any sun was out, it got between 30 – 50 degrees hotter than outside and would fry my plants. I don’t know where I’m going wrong.

Recommended Item Of The Week: Programmable Dual Outlet Digital Timer

Get ready for the shorter days by installing the Urban Farmer Weekly 7 Day Programmable Dual Outlet Digital Timer in your greenhouse to extend growing season or even use it for chicken coop lighting to extend egg laying production. This is an easy to use programmable timer specifically made for turning on and turning off lights […]

The Sprouted Pitchfork, Book Giveaway and Greenhouse Kits

  The Sprouted Pitchfork . Found another good podcast a couple days ago that just got started a few months back, it’s called “The Sprouted Pitchfork” and I like it. It is hosted by Dustin Ogden and he has a casual interview style with his guests and is a pretty entertaining guy. It’s one I […]

3 Best “Building A Greenhouse Step By Step” Videos

I’ve been searching YouTube high and low for the best greenhouse building videos for some ideas on how I want to build mine. I think these three videos present the best possibilities for fairly inexpensive but sufficient DIY Greenhouses. . This video from TedsDixieSheds shows in detail how to build a very nice greenhouse that […]