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Garden Planning: 48 of the Most Promising Veggies

Depending on the market and the climate in your area the possibility exists to grow anywhere from one to 70 or so reasonably common vegetable crops. With all these options to choose from, mastering proper planning and observation techniques are important to make sure your operating an efficient garden.

In this excerpt from The New Organic Grower [1], farming master Eliot Coleman outlinesĀ the 48 crops he thinks are the most promising and charts the harvesting seasons for each to help you decide when and what to plant.

For other gardening tips and techniques from Coleman, read hisĀ Guide to Great Compost [2] and How to Start Seedlings in a Cold Frame [3].