Organic gardens improve a family’s diet and income. With SHI’s help, whole families work on establishing organic vegetable gardens near their homes. Most families working with SHI have never grown garden vegetables before working with our program.
Cabbage Growing Guide: Organic Gardening Plant seedlings in the garden slightly deeper than they grew in flats. Space 6 to 12 inches apart in rows 1 to 2 feet apart. Wide spacings produce bigger heads, but young, small cabbages are tastier.
Melon and squash cradles: raises melons and squash off the soil for even ripening while increasing air circulation underneath fruit to prevent rot Use the plastic paper plate holders from the dollar store and an empty spool of thread to hold it up.