Lettuce Explain Bolt...

Are your lettuce plants suddenly very tall? They may be bolting! This is when they send up a long flower stalk to begin the next stage of their lives – seed production! At this point, the leaves will be a little less sweet or even bitter, but you can still pick them off the flower stalk...

About Spinach

This week’s lesson:┬áSpinach! Spinach is among the most commonly grown dark leafy green in North America. Originating at least 2,000 years ago in the Middle East, it is a close relative of beets and Swiss chard. This cool season crop can be sown from seed in the spring and again in the...