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Cold Weather Gardening: Root Vegetables (Beets, Carrots, Radishes, Turnips and More!

Source: Youtube You do not have to wait until your area’s last chance of frost to garden. There are many hardy vegetables that are tolerant of hard frosts and freezes. These vegetables include lettuces, kale, spinach, broccoli, brussel’s sprouts, cauliflower, beets, carrots, radishes, snap peas, chard, turnips and so much more! This video is the second video of a multi-part series of cold-tolerant plants that can be grown in and even seeded during winter time in many areas across the country. This video will focus mostly on root vegetables like…

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People & Blogs Vegetable Gardening 

Beet Harvest From Our Raised Bed Garden | Harvesting Beets

Source: Youtube Today’s beet harvest from our raised bed garden. Harvesting beets from our raised beds puts us one step closer to canning pickled beets tomorrow for pickled beets and eggs. Recipe to be included in our follow up video. We grow our beets in garden soil amended with bone meal which is a good source of phosphorus for root crops. We use no additional fertilizer on those beds, and the main soil amendment or component is peat moss. All parts of a beet are edible, including the greens. Ours…

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