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How and When to Harvest Green Beans

July 15, 2011 // 5 Comments

If you are new to growing green beans then you might have questions about how and when to harvest them. Green beans, whether you are growing pole beans or bush beans, are [...]

When and How to Harvest and Cure Onions

July 13, 2011 // 12 Comments

Onions are one of the many vegetables that are relatively easy to grow, especially when planting them using sets. One thing that is easier than growing onions and harvesting [...]

How and When to Harvest Kohlrabi

June 18, 2011 // 12 Comments

Kohlrabi is not commonly grown in the United States, but is very popular in many European countries. With that said, it is gaining more interest in the U.S. due to its [...]

How and When to Pick Peas

June 13, 2011 // 3 Comments

Peas are typically one of the first vegetables to be planted in the early spring each year. Not only are they easy to grow, but they are also quite prolific, producing an [...]

How and When to Pick Summer Squash

June 10, 2011 // 3 Comments

Growing summer squash is one of the many delights of having a vegetable garden. The fresh, buttery taste of squash is hard to beat when you have worked hard to grow your own. [...]

How to Plant Bell Peppers

April 27, 2011 // 29 Comments

Bell peppers are a great addition to any vegetable garden. They are pretty easy to grow and will provide an abundant amount of peppers throughout the season. One cool thing [...]

How to Plant Onion Sets

April 24, 2011 // 9 Comments

There are basically two ways you can grow onions in your vegetable garden – starting them from seed or planting onion sets. Think of onion sets as transplants. Often [...]

How to Transplant Peas

April 23, 2011 // 6 Comments

I know what you are probably thinking as soon as you read the title of this article. It was probably something like, “Tee, peas are supposed to be sowed directly into [...]

How to Pre-Germinate Vegetable Seeds

April 13, 2011 // 2 Comments

One of the most frustrating things about starting vegetables from seed is when they just don’t seem to ever sprout. You sow the seeds and wait for days and days for the [...]
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