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The garden seeds that will give you the big crop

spring 1923, fifth year

by Standard Seed Company (Racine, Wis.)

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Published by Standard Seed Company in Racine, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vegetables,
  • Flowers,
  • Catalogs,
  • Nursery stock,
  • Seeds

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementStandard Seed Company ; Peder Back, prop
    ContributionsBack, Peder, Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26308833M
    OCLC/WorldCa903594622

    In the same way, get in the habit of jotting it down whenever you apply organic matter or fertilizer to the garden, or the dates on which you plant or begin to harvest a crop. Over time this kind of careful observation and record-keeping will probably teach you more about growing vegetables than any single book or authority. It will protect against rot in the ground and help give you a better crop. Follow directions carefully when using fungicides or any other chemical. To avoid the controversy, order seed potatoes from mail-order companies or on-line that supply seeding tubers just the right size for planting.

      5 Steps to Winterize Your Vegetable Garden. 1. Clean up. Prepare your garden for winter hibernation by cleaning it up. Remove all the debris from summer crops (it’s great to use in your compost pile). Use a rake to remove smaller debris and turn the soil. Debris removal prevents garden pests from taking hold in your garden. The Augason Farms Emergency Vegetable Garden Seeds contain thirteen vegetable varieties to provide storage of seeds that are non-hybrid and non-GMO for a post-disaster vegetable garden. These 13 hardy seed varieties are specially selected for their storage capability, first-rate flavor, high yields, and proven adaptable to almost any region/5(24).

    Celebrating 40 years of serving the home gardener! Located in rural Maine, we are a family owned and operated business. Operating since , Pinetree Garden Seeds was founded with the simple mission of offering low prices on quality seeds to the home gardener.   Freezing winter weather, hot summer sun, and high temperatures can wreak havoc on the soil in vegetable gardens. Cover crops not only protect the soil from weather extremes, but are also used between crops to restore fertility, suppress weeds, or to protect or restore a garden bed left unplanted for a season.


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You only add fertilizer and soil amendments to the planting area, which saves time and money. Work with companion plants to attract beneficial insects and improve yields.

Start small, and make sure to give each plant enough. Use this vegetable plant spacing guide to help you plan how best to place vegetables in your garden.

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