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Growing Beets

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Beets and other root crops are kind of like Rodney Dangerfield – they don’t get no respect. Which is too bad, because they’re easy to grow, resistant to most insect pests and diseases, and taste good. Beets appeared on Roman … Continue reading

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Winter Squash and Pumpkin Recipes

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Winter squash and pumpkin can be used pretty much interchangeably in recipes calling for either. However, the pumpkins bred to be a little sweeter, like Small Sugar, are generally a better choice for a sweet dish. If all you have … Continue reading

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Winter Squash and Pumpkin

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Winter squash and pumpkins take space. Get used to it. For that reason, I don’t grow a lot of varieties. I do crowd them a bit and allow them to ramble, intertwine and generally take over the area I have … Continue reading

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