Category Archives: High Tunnel

Shade for High Tunnel

We thought that putting some shade cloth over the high tunnel might help alleviate some of the white drupe disorder (caused by solar radiation) on the rasbperries. They are loaded with fruit and another hot spell is in the forecast.

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High Tunnel Open House

Our High Tunnel Open House was held yesterday afternoon from 1-4pm. Eighty-two people attended the event that featured the MSU high tunnel and the high tunnels and field plantings at Sun Crest farms in Cabool. Jeff and Tammy Johnston of Sun …

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High tunnel update

The side vents in the high tunnel were activated late last week to open at 70 degrees F. Martin and Susanne planted their warm season vegetable crops in the tunnel early this week. Here are a couple of photos of …

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High Tunnel Open House

About 90 people attended our High Tunnel Open House on Thursday, June 16. We  began the program at the Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station pavilion with a welcome from our Director, Dr. Anson Elliott. We then went up to the …

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