Fertilizing

Storage humidity of Onions

June 4, 2019
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In Texas, Onions are the #1 farm commodity sold as far as total gross $ sales. Onions require ideal growing conditions as far as soil moisture, soil quality and soil…

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Tazettas Seeding in cold, wet conditions

March 17, 2019
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Weather conditions here in Moss Landing, California have been pathetic for the last 3 months or so from a hybridization standpoint—or so I thought, based on a lifetime of what…

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Winter Storm

March 3, 2018
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Hi, Yesterday was the start of a winter storm just off the east coast of the U.S.  It’s traveling north up the east coast. It’ s what we call a…

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Updates to the ADS Handbook for Growing, Exhibiting, and Judging Daffodils

February 26, 2017
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There have been many changes made by the ADS Board of Directors to the ADS Judges Manual (officially known as the Handbook for Growing, Exhibiting, and Judging Daffodils) since the…

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fertilizer – calcium sulfate

April 3, 2015
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I have finished a room renovation project, leaving me with extra strips of ‘Sheetrock’ aka gypsum board . The main component of this is re-hydrated calcium sulfate -CaSO4,  which in…

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How tall does your daffodil grow?

August 31, 2014
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Nancy Tackett forwarded a query about growing tall daffodils in Chicago, and as I just responded it occurred to me that answers form others about their local climes may be…

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