Growing lettuce from planning to harvest
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Workers walk the many rows of lettuce seedlings, removing weeds and aerating the soil in a field south of Highway 95 near Avenue 8E.
PHOTO BY CRAIG FRY/YUMA SUN
Growing lettuce from planning to harvest.
Long before the seed goes in the ground, lettuce growers are busy planning and preparing for the crop that will keep most of the salad bars in the nation supplied with the leafy green vegetable throughout the winter.Lettuce grower John Boelts shared the many steps and the time line it. Read Growing lettuce from planning to harvest...