Harvest For Highest Quality

This article appeared in “Growing Fall Vegetables and Annuals in Texas,” produced by the Texas Agricultural Extension Service, College Station.

Many gardeners do not know when to harvest homegrown vegetables. Proper harvesting at the right stage of growth is essential for good yields of high quality vegetables from the fall garden.

This article appeared in the May-June 2000 issue of Lawn and Garden Update, edited by Dr. Douglas F. Welsh, and produced by Extension Horticulture, Texas Agricultural Extension Service, The Texas A&M University System, College Station, Texas.