Navigation Links
Maximize Your Harvest Despite Limited Time, Space and Energy
Date:5/7/2013

Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) May 07, 2013

Increasing a garden’s productivity even when space, time and energy are limited is easier than you think says gardening expert Melinda Myers. Myers recommends the following planting, maintenance and harvesting techniques for effectively creating a more bountiful harvest this season.

Maximize planting space with wider rows. Leave just enough room for plants to reach their maximum size. Make wide rows, 4 to 5 feet wide, so it’s easy to reach all plants for maintenance and harvest. Minimizing walkways means more planting space.

Try interplanting crops. Grow short season crops like lettuce and radishes between long season crops like cabbage, tomatoes and peppers. The short season crops will be ready to harvest when the long season crops are reaching mature size. Gardeners will double their harvest and grow more vegetables, not weeds between longer season plants.

Grow more plants per row with succession planting. Start the season with cool season vegetables like lettuce and spinach. Once these are harvested and temperatures warm, replace with beans and onions. Harvest these and plant a fall crop of radishes or lettuce.

When using these intensive planting techniques, be sure to incorporate a low nitrogen slow release fertilizer, like Milorganite, at the start of the season. Then add a mid-season nutrient boost if needed. The slow release nitrogen won’t burn plants even during the hot dry weather of summer. Plus, it won’t interfere with flowering or fruiting.

Go vertical. Train vine crops up decorative or functional trellises and supports. Not only will this save space, but it will also reduce disease problems and increase the harvest. Growing cucumbers and melons increase light penetration and air flow, reducing the risk of fungal diseases. Pole beans are much easier to harvest and
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Career Confidential's New 30-60-90 Day Plan Maximizes The Chances of Landing a Dream Job in Any Professional Path
2. Kettlebell Exercises Expert Lorna Kleidman Recommends Applying Kettlebells to Maximize Aerobic Training
3. How To Build Muscle Fast
4. How The Muscle Maximizer Can Help People Build Muscle Fast - HealthReviewCenter.com
5. E-Waste Harvesters at the Forefront of the Recycling Industry
6. Malawis bountiful harvests and healthier children
7. Keller Williams Realty and Harvest Food & Outreach Center to Provide 500 Christmas Meals for Area’s Needy Families
8. Harvest Season Can Be Hazardous for Farmers
9. Less Invasive Surgery Safe for Harvesting Bypass Veins: Study
10. New Survey Shows Most U.S. Adults do not Show Appreciation to Former Educators Despite Direct Teacher Impact on Student’s Futures
11. The Growing Housing Market in Orange County Has Increased and Stayed Strong, Despite National Trends
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... Members receiving care from a doctor ... at a cost that is nine percent lower -- than those members at traditional ... New Jersey’s patient-centered programs. , “The promise of patient-centered, or value-based, care to ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... 04, 2015 , ... Increasingly, patients are researching online to ... In an effort to share more and better information with these savvy and ... share patient satisfaction ratings and comments about its doctors and advanced practice providers. ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... examination now offered by the world renowned Beverly Hills facelift surgeon , ... through cosmetic surgery techniques helps individuals to achieve an outer appearance that meets ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... Providigm, LLC, a ... facilities, today announced details of the Advanced level of their national accreditation for ... QAPI Accreditation program , introduced in 2013, is based on standards for ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... ... August 04, 2015 , ... ... personal health record (PHR) product has achieved Office of the National Coordinator ... Certification from Drummond Group. HealthCenter delivers the highest quality personal health record ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Horizon BCBSNJ: 2014 Results Show Patient-Centered Care Continues to Deliver on Promise of Better Quality Care at a Lower Cost 2Health News:Horizon BCBSNJ: 2014 Results Show Patient-Centered Care Continues to Deliver on Promise of Better Quality Care at a Lower Cost 3Health News:UPMC 1st in Pa. to Share Provider Ratings 2Health News:UPMC 1st in Pa. to Share Provider Ratings 3Health News:Beverly Hills Surgeon, Dr. Paul Nassif, is Now Offering Personal Consultations with Full Examinations for Facial Plastic Surgeries 2Health News:Beverly Hills Surgeon, Dr. Paul Nassif, is Now Offering Personal Consultations with Full Examinations for Facial Plastic Surgeries 3Health News:Nursing Homes Achieving New Advanced Accreditation See Improved Measures of Quality, Better Occupancy Rates 2Health News:Nursing Homes Achieving New Advanced Accreditation See Improved Measures of Quality, Better Occupancy Rates 3Health News:MedicaSoft's HealthCenter Earns ONC-HIT Certification from Drummond Group 2Health News:MedicaSoft's HealthCenter Earns ONC-HIT Certification from Drummond Group 3
... News) -- The prevalence of psoriasis -- a chronic, inflammatory ... and obese kids, researchers have found. The Kaiser ... , also found that teens with psoriasis (regardless of their ... risk for heart disease. "This study suggests a ...
... 20 (HealthDay News) -- For the average listener, the ... speaker,s sexual orientation, a new study finds. "I,m not ... vowel," study lead author Erik C. Tracy, a cognitive psychologist ... the American Institute of Physics. "Other researchers have done various ...
... , FRIDAY, May 20 (HealthDay News) -- All ... to 11 years old, according to new guidelines from the ... with a family history of premature cardiovascular disease or elevated ... as early as age 2. "It,s important that people ...
... Dr. Jeffrey M. Trent, F.A.C.M.G., a nationally recognized ... has been appointed Foreign Trade Counselor of Luxembourg in ... and Research Director of the Translational Genomics Research Institute ... Grand Rapids, Michigan. Both non-profit biomedical research institutes study ...
... News) -- Though a new study suggests that a dietary ... develop preeclampsia, the jury is still out over whether it ... it yet. Preeclampsia is a pregnancy complication ... hypertension. It affects about 5 percent of first pregnancies. ...
... SESSION I / Monday, May 23 / 8 ... Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients in Real World Clinical Practice: Observations ... Bhandary D2, Stephenson JJ1, Gold A2, Fu AC1, Kern DM1, ... SESSION II / Tuesday, May 24 / 8 ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study Sees Link Between Psoriasis, Obesity in Kids 2Health News:Straight or Gay? Vowels in Speech May Give it Away 2Health News:Experts Say Cholesterol Screenings Should Start in Childhood 2Health News:TGen/VARI president Dr. Jeffrey Trent appointed Foreign Trade Counselor by Luxembourg 2Health News:Study Suggests Supplement May Protect Against Preeclampsia 2Health News:HealthCore presents ISPOR poster sessions 2
(Date:8/4/2015)... 4, 2015  Intec Pharma Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ... on developing drugs based on its proprietary Accordion Pill ... public offering in the United States ... price to the public of $6.00 per ordinary share, ... shares are being offered by the Company.  In addition, ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... , August 4, 2015 ... " Non-invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Market (BambniTest, Harmony, informaSeq, ... - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Volume, Share, Growth, Trends ... to a new market report published by Transparency Market ... Analysis, Size, Volume, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 ...
(Date:8/4/2015)... DUBLIN , Aug. 4, 2015 Research ... of the "Alcohol Ethoxylate Market by Application (Household ... Geographies Global Market Trends, Forecasts to 2019" report ... of alcohol ethoxylate was valued at $5,124.9 million in ... of about 3.5% from 2014 to 2019. The data ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Intec Pharma Ltd. Announces Pricing of U.S. Initial Public Offering 2Intec Pharma Ltd. Announces Pricing of U.S. Initial Public Offering 3Non-invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Market Expected to Reach USD 2.38 Billion in 2022: Transparency Market Research 2Non-invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Market Expected to Reach USD 2.38 Billion in 2022: Transparency Market Research 3Non-invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Market Expected to Reach USD 2.38 Billion in 2022: Transparency Market Research 4Non-invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Market Expected to Reach USD 2.38 Billion in 2022: Transparency Market Research 5Global Alcohol Ethoxylate Market 2015 - Market Trends, Forecasts to 2019 for the $5.1 Billion Industry 2Global Alcohol Ethoxylate Market 2015 - Market Trends, Forecasts to 2019 for the $5.1 Billion Industry 3
... just about everything imaginable that might have to ... is designed for long term storage under archival ... over metal systems is overlooked, while the natural ... of desiccator and insulator, providing an environment that ...
A prepared Microscope Slide Cataloging and Storage System....
... Our moisture resistant, plastic covered ... high, each supporting up to 500 ... weight. Each box accommodates 2000 slides ... your varied storage requirements. Come unassembled ...
Shandon Plastic Slide Boxes...
Medicine Products: