Trellising, Staking, and Caging

Author(s): Robert Tomesh

Vine-type fruits and vegetables—such as tomatoes, melons, and cucumbers—are some of the most popular produce grown. Various trellising, staking, and caging techniques can be used to enhance yield, minimize disease, and improve harvesting. Find out which techniques will work in your garden, greenhouse, or field (4 pages; 2011).


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The Wisconsin Master Gardener Program horticulture information page:

Planting Techniques (2-minute video)


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