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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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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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Daffodil Planting and Mulching

December 3, 2016
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Something more related to daffodils.  I have been planting my daffodils lately, starting right after Thanksgiving as November have been colder than normal where I live in NC.  I had…

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Question on herbicide use

A good friend of mine says that she thinks repeated use of Preen has a deleterious effect on her daffodils.  She says she has lost lots of bulbs, and thinks…

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Round-up/ Glyphosate three year kill time

August 18, 2011
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About six years ago, maybe longer several folks on Daffnet posted that using Round-up or glyphosate (same chemical) at 1/2 the normal strength could be sprayed right over the tops…

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identifying disease in bulbs and any result of Roundup?

August 14, 2011
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Dear daffnet readers,  I have dug some bulbs (fron raised beds newly made last year) this summer that were diseased, and I was not sure if it was basal rot…

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