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Post  celestem2121 on 4/29/2012, 5:40 pm

Hello from Minnesota!

I have my beds ready to go, 2 3x3s, soil in last week, waiting for the temperatures to be steady *sleet yesterday!!**. In one 3x3 bed, I want to put 3 tomatoes in the back row, other smaller plants in front of them. I have woods behind me and need to use the chicken wire cover or else every raccoon/rabbit/deer/critter will be in my plants. Does anyone have a good way to keep the tomatoes protected? I figured I can do a chicken wire cover over the front 2x3 section....but worried about my 'maters!

thanks!!!

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Re: Newbie with chicken wire/trellis question

Post  plantoid on 4/29/2012, 5:43 pm

Pen in the whole set of beds perhaps giving enough room to get round the outsides if you can afford it..
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Re: Newbie with chicken wire/trellis question

Post  llama momma on 4/29/2012, 5:44 pm

This came up about 4pm today from another member! I have experience with this:

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t11914-chicken-wire-cage-for-vining-vegetables#116848
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