Low-cost Hoop House Construction Workshop Friday, January 14, 2011, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 171 Campbell Way, Yerington, at the Yerington Paiute Indian Reservation $35 (includes lunch) $45 if registered after January 7
Learn how to construct a low-cost hoop house at this workshop that includes classroom instruction in the morning and physical construction of a hoop house in the afternoon, using a popular design developed by Utah State University Extension. The hoop house will be constructed primarily of PVC tubing, precut rebar, greenhouse plastic and 2-by-4s.
FEATURED SPEAKER: Dan Drost, USU Extension vegetable specialist, is a leading researcher/educator on high tunnel production. He co-authored the construction manual for the USU hoop house and has built dozens of hoop houses at workshops in Utah and other western states.