Questions about: Vegetables & Herbs

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Karen
Answer: Hi Karen, best option is to start with some organic soil mix from your landscape supplier and progressively build it up further with well rotted ma...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: vegetables
Answered: 10:28AM, 03 Dec 2009
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Carolyn
Answer: Dear Carolyn, You will need to use a good quality potting mix such as Yates Professional Potting Mix. This potting mix contains a slow release fer...
Answered: 02:27PM, 08 Dec 2009
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Peter
Answer: Dear Peter, It sounds like your rockmelon plants are not being successfully pollinated. You may need to hand pollinate by transferring the pollen ...
Answered: 11:10AM, 09 Dec 2009
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JOHN
Answer: Hi John, hard to help without lots more specific information. if copper isnt helping to control disease then perhaps the fertilising regime is the ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Tomato
Answered: 08:36AM, 04 Dec 2009
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Sylvia
Answer: Hi Sylvia, hard to say without lots more information about growing conditions and what fertilising you have done, how old the plant is etc. Most li...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: capsicum
Answered: 08:16AM, 04 Dec 2009
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Sylvia
Answer: Dear Sylvia, From your description of the damage on your fruit, it appears that your plants are suffering with a boron deficiency. A boron deficien...
Answered: 11:50AM, 08 Dec 2009
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Belynda
Answer: Hi Belynda, carrots can be tricky because they are sown so close to the surface. They only have to dry out once at the crucial point of germinatio...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Carrots
Answered: 09:50AM, 03 Dec 2009
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Jason
Answer: Hi Jason, best not to dig down into a clay soil and replace with a lighter soil as you can create a well-hole that fills with water and cannot drai...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: soil
Answered: 01:05PM, 25 Nov 2009
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noel
Answer: Hi Noel, Yes it sounds like either a yeasty rot or just plain baking on the vine, both a result of heat. Common problem at the moment. For this r...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Tomato
Answered: 12:19PM, 23 Nov 2009
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Bill
Answer: Dear Bill, I would like to refer you to Chapter 3 in the Yates Garden Guide. The information in this chapter is excellent. It will help you to un...
Answered: 10:29AM, 03 Dec 2009