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How to Plant

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optimum planting dates, based on the upper south climate zone

How to Grow Radishes

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Growing radishes is a staple in many backyard gardens that has been enjoyed for generations. Cultivating them is easy because they grow fast, mature quickly and take up little space in the garden. Here are the tips and tricks for growing radishes successfully. Visit SouthernStates.com today and learn how to plant your own fruits and vegetables today.

Plan Your Garden

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Determine the plant hardiness zone as defined by the USDA

How to Grow Strawberries

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Strawberry shortcake, homemade strawberry ice cream, strawberry jam and preserves, chocolate dipped strawberries - what could be better? How about growing your very own strawberry crop?

How to Grow Pumpkins

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From a little seed to potentially a half ton or more of fruit, the pumpkin is a symbol of size and vigor that can be grown in your own garden. Pumpkin growing is not difficult or complicated and could be a fun way for saving you dollars at the grocery store this fall.

Home Canning

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Tips for home canning

Transitioning Your Garden From Spring to Summer

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Spring gardens are full of color, life, and renewed beauty. Once you’ve enjoyed the spring gifts your garden has to give, it’s time to think about transitioning your garden for optimal summer performance. There are many things you can do to help your garden grow through the hot summer months and keep it healthy and thriving well into fall.

Sustainable Vegetable Gardening

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a few considerations for sustainable-minded growers

Growing Melons

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Call them cantaloupes or muskmelons, these sweet treats are a summer favorite. Their fragrant orange fruit make them the most commonly grown - and eaten - melons.

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