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By Kathleen Brown

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I've got three varieties of sweet corn planned for the longest possible harvest: early, mid-season and late. If you're using up valuable garden space for sweet corn, there's no sense in having too much all at once. The later varieties are usually the best for freezing. A garden this size may seem like a lot of work, but by planting in wide rows and using the other special planting and weeding techniques shown in this book, you can save loads of time caring for the garden. You'll spend most of your garden time harvesting!

Plenty of succession crops included so you can stretch summer's good eating into the fall months. Eat 'N Store Garden This garden is big. But it emphasizes best-to-store crops such as potatoes, carrots, winter squash, and onions, along with easy-to-freeze broccoli, beans and peas. The way to make a garden pay off is to store or preserve some of the harvest. With an Eat 'N Store Garden like this, you can chop hundreds of dollars from your food bill. MY SALAD GARDEN A lush Salad Garden to last all season long!

I take four or five bushels into the root cellar each year . . hefty Kennebec potatoes like these. They are a fine allpurpose potato, good for baking, boiling, and making french fries. The flavor of just-picked sweet corn is indescribable. In this garden I grow three varieties—Sugar TV Gold, Butter 'N Sugar, and Silver Queen. They mature at different times so I stretch out the harvest. We gobble up the early Sugar TV Gold and freeze a portion of the later varieties—they're sweeter. Space for the space-loving Crowder Peas Pumpkins This plan allows lots of room for regional favorites.

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