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Greenhouse Kits and Mesh Shade Tarps: How Does Your Facilitys Garden Grow?

Are your community leaders, business staff and educators hoping to establish a vegetable or flower garden this year? If so, you might want to look into grants, greenhouse kits and mesh shadetarps. All three can help get your gardening ambitions off to a great start. Heres how:

#1: Grants and Other Goodies

There are actually quite an astonishing amount of garden related grants available nowadays. Depending on the source and the award amount, it may help your group purchase greenhouse kits, mesh shade tarps, seeds, planting benches and gardening tools. The list of places where youll find grant information includes, but is not limited to, Kids Gardening, America in Bloom, Fiskars Project Orange Thumb, Annies Grants for Gardens, Chefs Move to Schools and theCalifornia Fertilizer Foundation.

Its also worth mentioning that there are organizations like the National Gardening Associations Grow 4 Good that provides opportunities to snag goodies. By goodies, we mean free or low cost planters, bee houses, bird houses and kid size garden tools.

#2: Self-Contained Greenhouse Kits

Like we alluded to previously,self-contained greenhouse kitscan also help get your school, business or communitys garden program off and running quickly. At Canopies and Tarps, we have portable models that range in size from 5 x 6 x 66 to 22 x 24 x 12. Each one is easy to set-up, use and break down at the end of the growing season. They are also very durable and affordably priced. For example, at the moment, our least expensive greenhouse kit is less than $200.

#3: Mesh Shade Tarps

Mesh shade tarps can also be successfully incorporated intogardening programs. They are designed to protect plants from direct sunlight without depriving them of water and oxygen. They can also be used to keep a greenhouses interior temperatures under control and shield gardeners from the suns harmful rays. Some people opt to drape the tarps over top of greenhouse roofs or stretch them out over top of an outdoor gardening area. Either way, the mesh tarps will prove to be beneficial.

For more information about mesh shade tarps and greenhouse kits, pleasecontact usat (877) 811-3911. Our shopping site is secure and we offer fast shipping as well as hot deals throughout the year.