Growing Under Cover

Growing Under Cover • with Niki Jabbour & Johnny's

About Our Presenter
Author & Educator Niki JabbourNiki Jabbour is the best-selling, award-winning author of four books, including The Year-Round Vegetable Gardener and Growing Under Cover. She's a two-time winner of the American Horticultural Society's Book Award, and the long-time host of the radio show The Weekend Gardener. Find Niki at

OVERVIEW: Award-winning author Niki Jabbour shares her techniques for growing more food, reducing pest problems, and dealing with unpredictable weather in her Nova Scotia (Zone 5a) vegetable garden. Niki spotlights a wide variety of season extenders like shade cloth, row cover, cold frames, and polytunnels and show you how to use garden covers to prevent damage from deer, flea beetles, and cabbage worms. She also shares some stand-out crops and varieties for fall and winter harvesting.

A Q&A session follows the presentation.

Webinar Resources for Growing Under Cover with Niki Jabbour & Johnny's

Growing Under Cover with Niki Jabbour & Johnny's • VIDEO
Here is a video of the webinar presentation and Q&A session. The full video runs 72 minutes. Watch…

DIY Cold Frame Tutorial with Niki Jabbour • VIDEO
Niki Jabbour walks us step-by-step through how to build an inexpensive cold frame for four-season growing. Watch…

Additional Learning Resources for Growing Under Cover

Johnny's offers an extensive set of resources on the topic of protected culture, season extension, and growing under cover.

Visit our Winter Growing & Season Extension Library to browse all things related to season extension and winter growing, from high-tunnel construction calculators to crop planting and harvesting calculators, overwintering tutorials, articles, brochures, tech sheets, assembly manuals, and videos. Learn More…