Harvesting Summer Vegetables

With summer in full swing, it means that you can now reap the rewards of all the work you’ve put into the vegetable garden this year. 

Below is some advice on how to harvest your favorite vegetables that typically ripen in July and August.

More information on the harvest and storage of all vegetables can be found in the following resources:

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