under lights in the basement, in fact.)
under row covers to protect them from insects that tend to ravage our greens otherwise. For the second time since we started using it the row cover also served to soften the blows of hail. The fabric was thoroughly ripped up and had to be discarded, but the plants inside looked essentially unfazed. We replaced in the next day as we raked and cleaned up. Matt had just thinned the greens before the storm and we've sure been enjoying all the green smoothies and such. Greens have to be one of my favorite crops. They're so versatile and buying them by the bunch at the store is considerably more expensive.