Carrots are a great source of vitamins and minerals and also contain beta-carotene, which is the orange pigment that helps make carrots orange. Our bodies convert this beta-carotene into vitamin A, which is a fantastic vitamin for promoting eye health.
Growing carrots can sometimes be challenging, particularly during warm seasons. The seeds are small and not sown very deeply, making them very prone to drying out. Cooler weather during winter can help keep the soil moist for longer, allowing the tiny seeds to germinate and establish.
Yates® Carrot ‘Topweight’ is a perfect carrot for sowing all around Australia in July. It’s one of the most popular carrot varieties with long and tasty rich orange roots.
Here are some tips to get the best carrot results: