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Weekly Update 3-24-2024

Posted by Kyle Cecil - Gardening

1. 4 inch soil temperature ; 30.3 degrees F. 2. For optimum growth, all transplants and seeds need to be planted within a certain soil temperature range. Along with your calendar, a soil thermometer will help determine the proper planting time. Planting too early, before the soil has had time to warm up, can lead to seed rot, slowed germination, poor gro...

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Weekly Update 3-17-2014

Posted by Kyle Cecil - Gardening

1. 4 inch soil temp : 30.7 degrees F 2. Garlic is another great accompaniment to flavor various veggies. Did you know garlic is great for you, in itself ? Check out the attached fact sheet on the herb.   We will talk about growing garlic later this year. 3. Asparagus harvest will begin soon .  Typically around April 15-20. ...

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Weekly Update 3-10-2014

Posted by Kyle Cecil - Gardening

4 inch soil temp: 28.6 degrees F. Tis the season for  selecting your summer vegetables . Our love affair with tomatoes has made the choice of what 'love apple' to grow somewhat complicated with all the different lingo. Check out this great article on tomato terminology....

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Weekly Update 3-3-2014

Posted by Kyle Cecil - Gardening

4 inch soil temp: 23 degrees F What plants will I be starting first? Typically, we would see the first plants in a garden include spinach, lettuces and radishes. Consider other direct seeded plants like beets and carrots as well. Leutine, Zeaxanthine, and Caratinoids are all  contained in our colorful vegetables . What...

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