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Starting Seeds at Home

Succinct, straightforward instructions to successful preseason seed starting. Covers supplies needed, planting dates, germination time and optimum temperatures for common vegetable seeds, watering, and transplanting.

Vegetable Varieties for Maine

Lists suggested varieties of vegetables suitable to Maine's climate such as asparagus, beans, beets, broccoli, cucumbers, carrots,tomatoes, and more!

The New England Gardener

Hot off the perss and co-authored by University of Maine Cooperative Extension Professor Majorie Peronto, this comprehensive full-color reference manual covers gardens and landscape plantings for Maine and New England. Includes practical advice for growing vegetables, small fruits, annuals, perennials, shrubs and tress.



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Facts on Edible Wild Greens in Maine Facts on Edible Wild Greens in Maine

Wild spring greens are nutritious and low in calories, fat and cholesterol. They are also widely available! This bulletin has information and recipes on preparing and serving dandelion greens, fiddleheads, yellow rocket, lamb's quarters, orache, and purslane. Includes instructional video (for online viewing). 4 pages. © 2004 by University of Maine Cooperative Extension. Download it for free: PDF (for printing) / HTML (for browsing) or add it to your cart to buy a color copy.
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Getting Ready for the Shearer: A Checklist for Maine Sheep & Wool Producers Getting Ready for the Shearer: A Checklist for Maine Sheep & Wool Producers

Wool is an important product of most sheep enterprises. Wool can generate ten percent or more of the income for a sheep enterprise. As a sheep producer, you should strive to have the best wool quality possible. This fact sheet discusses sheep health, nutrition and many other factors that can influence the value of the wool harvested. 4 pages. © 2015 by University of Maine Cooperative Extension. Download it for free or add it to your cart to buy a color copy.
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