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Pruning Tomatoes – Sucker Removal

Until very recently, I did not prune my tomato plants. I figured that the more leaf surface, the better. Up to a point, that is true. The problem is that if you have good fertile soil and plenty of water, … Continue reading

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Three Tools

There are three basic garden tools that I consider to be necessities. These are the ones that I use constantly. Stainless steel garden trowel. I have several garden trowels around, but this is my favorite. It is solidly made and … Continue reading

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Never Prune Okra

Several months ago, I decided to try an experiment. I pruned back several okra plants by cutting a few inches off the top. The idea was to see if, as happens with some plants, pruning makes it more productive. In … Continue reading

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