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The "other" reasons to grow in a greenhouse

publication date: Mar 1, 2017
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Increased heat and an extended season are the most common reasons growers are drawn to growing in a greenhouse. But if you’re sitting on the fence, not sure if greenhouse growing is for you, there are many other good reasons, some of which are not obvious unless you’ve grown under cover before.

Most of the time when growers reach out to my consulting group, Greenhouse Vegetable Consultants, to help them decide whether to grow in a greenhouse, it has to do with looking at the costs and the return on investment (ROI). Inputs and capital expenses are high, so you have to know the market to see if it's worthwhile.

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