Processing Vegetable Budgets Updated

Nate Bruce, Farm Business Management Specialist, Enterprise budgets for processing vegetables have been updated with prices and information for 2022. You can use these budgets to estimate your production costs and returns for several different crops: pickling cucumbers, sweet… Continue Reading

Pea Shoots

Gordon Johnson, Extension Vegetable & Fruit Specialist; Peas, preferably snap and snow pea varieties, may also be grown for shoots for local markets. Follow the base growing recommendations for spring harvest as found in the Mid-Atlantic Vegetable Production Recommendations.… Continue Reading

Timing for Spring Planted Vegetables in the Field

Gordon Johnson, Extension Vegetable & Fruit Specialist; Pea planting has progressed significantly this week and potato planting is well underway. Timing of spring-planted vegetables will depend on soil conditions, soil temperatures, and long-term weather forecasts. We currently are in… Continue Reading