“Happiness is harvesting vegetables from your own backyard”
The day has come, and you’re ready to HARVEST!
Here are some great tips from Marie Iannotti – author, photographer, and speaker with 27 years of experience as a Cornell Cooperative Extension Horticulture Educator and Master Gardener-
‘To get the most delicious vegetables from your home garden, you need to harvest them when they are at their peak of flavor. There are no hard and fast rules for the perfect time to pick; great flavor isn’t a simple matter of size or color. However, there are some rules of thumb that let you know it’s time to start taste testing your vegetables—because tasting is really the only certain way of knowing it’s time to pick.’
Click here to see the original article published in The Spruce titled ‘When and How to Harvest Garden Vegetables’ by Marie.