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How to Prevent Bitter Cucumbers

Have you ever brought in fresh from the garden cucumbers, washed and sliced them into a salad only to discover you have bitter cucumbers? Or had a bitter batch right after some sweet and tasty ones? What a disappointment! Many folks believe that certain varieties of cucumbers are naturally bitter, but this may not hold […]

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Succession Planting for the Home Gardener

More Food than You Thought Possible From Your Current Garden Succession planting is a very old concept that is re-gaining ground with home gardeners everywhere as they discover that there is much more production possible from their garden- no matter the size- than the typical spring planting ending with the fall harvest. Succession planting is […]

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