• Ten Steps to a Successful Vegetable Garden

      Call, Rob; Oebker, Norman F.; Plant Sciences, School of (College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ), 2008-11)
    • 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.