Garden Like a Farmer: Cucurbits 101

Intervale Center (180 Intervale Rd, Burlington, VT, 05401)
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Nathan Lake
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Join us for a deep dive into the world of growing cucumbers and squash. The cucurbitaceae plant family shares similar characteristics such as germination, plant growth, water requirements, common pests & diseases and seed saving. We’ll explore varieties to decide between growing a seedless, thin skinned, bush, pickling, slicer or Persian cucumber. And we’ll guide you to select winter squash varieties that are less susceptible to pest damage.

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