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When to Harvest Okra

When to Harvest Okra

When to harvest okra for the soft tender pods perfect for the dinner table.  It only takes a few short days for an okra pod to get to harvestable size after blooming.  Harvest often and look for small pods. It takes approximately 70 days for an okra plant to produce pods ready for harvest. This…

How to Grow Watermelon

How to Grow Watermelon

Guest Post from ​Kirstine LeMaster Growing watermelon, from planting to harvesting, plus recipes too! I thought it would be great to do an article about how to grow watermelon. I mean, what better patriotic fruit than a watermelon, right? If you did not plant any watermelon this year, then I hope this article will be…