• Ten Steps to a Successful Vegetable Garden

      DeGomez, Tom; Oebker, Norman F.; Call, Robert E. (College of Agriculture, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ), 2015-02)
      Ten carefully taken steps will produce many enjoyable moments and an abundant harvest of fresh vegetables during much of the year. The ten steps are: 1) Select a good location. 2) Plan your garden layout. 3) Grow recommended varieties. 4) Obtain good seed, plants, equipment and supplies. 5) Prepare and care for the soil properly. 6) Plant your vegetables properly. 7) Irrigate with care. 8) Mulch & cultivate to control weeds. 9) Be prepared for pests and problems. 10) Harvest at peak quality.
    • Watering Trees and Shrubs: Simple Techniques for Efficient Landscape Watering

      Call, Robert E.; Daily, Cado; Univ Arizona, Coll Agr & Life Sci (College of Agriculture, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ), 2017-08)
      Techniques and tips on watering trees and shrubs efficiently. Topics include weather, plant type, soil type and signs of under and over watering. Originally published 2006