"Small-Greenhouse Plans for Winter Growing" Forget simply stretching the season by a matter of weeks. Our innovative small-greenhouse plans take solar gain to the nth degree, with a design that’s optimized for winter growing. We’ll show you how to build a greenhouse that’s free-standing and features low-cost glazing and a simple foundation. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Magazine
A cleaner chicken coop. a shallow plastic bin like you would use to slide under a bed for storage. I covered the top of the bin with an open mesh wire to keep the hens from scratching in it. The bin collects the droppings as the birds sit on their roost all night, Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/sustainable-farming/chicken-coop-zm0z12jjzhun.aspx#ixzz2BTyCVNkx
Inexpensive Mini-Greenhouse. You can build this raised garden bed mini-greenhouse to extend your growing season with used railroad ties for the base and some scrap wood and sheet plastic for the cover.