Just Veggies with Ellen Wells

When you’re raised on a farm, you can’t help but know a thing or two about gardening. Ellen Wells is our expert on edible gardening. She is also Editor-at-large, Green Profit, and Editor, GrowerTalks.

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Shimmer Tomato Is Well-Behaved

If there is one garden dream that I have it is that all my tomatoes are well-behaved. By well-behaved I...

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Pick A Bushel Cucumber

I counted last year’s cucumber harvest on one hand. It was dismal. Whether it was...


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Last year my softneck garlic growing game was off. Little did I know that my...


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Garlic Scapes

If you are growing garlic and if you’re lucky, you’ll get two harvests from one...


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Marigolds as Vegetable Companion Plants

Marigolds are not just pretty in flower beds, they have a job in the vegetable...


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Snails and Slugs in the Vegetable Garden

Snails and slugs can do some serious damage to a crop just emerging from the...


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Radishes: What to Do With Spring’s First Reliable Crop

Let’s talk about radishes for a moment. It’s a crop I grow every year but...


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