Tomato Dirt Newsletter
Volume 11, Number 27
Dear Tomato Dirt reader,
Welcome back to Tomato Dirt! A couple times a month, we’ll send you this newsletter packed with tips about growing tomatoes and using them.
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FEATURE: 3 Simple Steps to Help You Plan Now for a Healthy, Productive Garden This Season
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When it comes to a new growing season, the most important step you can take doesn’t involve a shovel, a tiller, or even a speck of dirt.
A successful new garden season begins with planning.
You can plan this year’s garden in just 3 simple steps.Here’s what to consider as you plan a new garden or update your current one.
1. Plan what to grow
Make a list of the plants you would like to grow. Then do some …
Read more about planning your vegetable garden … and check out more planning ideas on our Gardening Layouts Pinterest board.
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Tomato Growing Tip: Pick crops by picking the brains around you
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Get more tips for growing tomatoes on our Tomato Growing Tips Pinterest board.
FREE Kitchen Gardener Planner for Tomato Dirt Readers!
Our friends at Gardener’s Supply offer this FREE Kitchen Garden Planner so you can use square-foot gardening techniques to create your own super-productive veggie garden, no matter how much or how little space you have. Customize a pre-planned garden or create your own using their cool online tools!
Check it out here.
More on Planning Your Vegetable Garden
That’s it for now. More next time.
Until then, happy gardening!
Kathy with Tomato Dirt
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