Monthly Archives: January 2012

Soil Type – Link

January 29, 2012
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UC Davis has produced a very interesting WEB site by overlaying soil type maps from the USGS with Satellite imagery of your location. Just enter a location ( I used…

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46% nitrogen from Urea

January 29, 2012
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Our worst soil on our farm is “across the creek”. This soil had only 1 PPM nitrogen, (needed to add 95 pounds per acre to get to Critical Level) only…

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Testing soils with turnips or radishes

January 29, 2012
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These are pretty typical root, bulb and top growth for paper whites growing in good soils. Notice that if you “top dress” or put granular fertilizer out AFTER a daffodil…

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sturdy stems?

January 29, 2012
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—–Original Message—– Sent: Sat, Jan 28, 2012 10:23 pm Since’s everybody’s so daffodil happy with this early spring at least some of us are having, answer me this one: which…

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Increase

January 28, 2012
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I always reckoned the reverse bicolours multiplied like rabbits. As Tom indicated the white trumpets are most reluctant to multiply.   Dave

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bulb increase

January 28, 2012
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Pacific Rim, 2 y-yyr, increased a lot for me. Approximately five years after planting one bulb, we had 24 small ones! Now I lift and divide more frequently. Vicky Eicher…

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