Archive for February, 2011

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Planning your vegetable garden

by Caroline Brown

Yes it’s already time to start thinking about it. In warmer climates, cool season crops like lettuce and spinach can go in soon. Vegetable garden can be a little bewildering, with all the differences between planting and harvesting times. To get the most out of your garden space, it pays to do a little planning instead of simply plopping seeds or seedlings into the ground. This helps you use space effectively and ┬áharvest more vegetables from your garden.

Here are a few different approaches to think about when planning this year’s garden.

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