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In the hoophouse, cut flowers can be triple cropped for maximum revenue

publication date: Apr 1, 2005
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High tunnels are valuable real estate on a cut flower farm, says Dr. Laurie Hodges, Extension specialist and associate professor in horticulture at the University of Nebraska. The protected space of a high tunnel offers numerous advantages: earlier and later crops; higher prices for off-season production; better quality and stem length; and production of crops that otherwise could not be grown because of climate restraints.



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