Re: [gardeners] Intro

Margaret Lauterbach (
Wed, 27 Jun 2001 11:12:26 -0600

Anne, have you tried using floating row cover over your veggies? I had a 
beautiful, practically insect-free bed of veggies this spring. See John 
Mertus's website, , click on "Yalpings from the 
Twilight Zone" then "floating row cover." He has interesting stuff on his 
website, and some of his humor pieces will crack your ribs...Margaret L

>I have also started planting some vegetables again, with minor success.  I
>hate using chemicals (my hubby is a chemist) and the bugs love this Florida
>weather as much as I do.  They are getting more produce from the garden than
>I am.  Ah well, I have learned ways to keep my flowers going, I will learn
>to keep the veggies going to, eventually.
>Anne in FL
>zone 9b, sunset 26