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7 Secrets For A High-Yield Vegetable Garden

7 Secrets For A High-Yield Vegetable Garden

Try these tips and tricks to get the most out of your planting space.

Article is from Rodale’s Organic Life, April 2015

Imagine harvesting nearly half a ton of tasty, beautiful, organically grown vegetables from a 15-by-20-foot plot, 100 pounds of tomatoes from just 100 square feet (a 4-by-25-foot bed), or 20 pounds of carrots from just 24 square feet. Yields like these are easier to achieve than you may think. The secret to superproductive gardening is taking the time now to plan strategies that will work for your garden. Here are seven high-yield strategies gleaned from gardeners who have learned to make the most of their garden space.