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Getting started with cut flowers part 2: production and harvest

publication date: Aug 1, 2019
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Part 1 of this series discussed why and how to add cut flowers to your vegetable farm. This part discusses production in more detail, especially harvest and post-harvest handling. Part 3 will focus on marketing.

Growing cut flowers is similar in many ways to growing vegetables, particularly if you are working with annuals. But there are some important differences. I’ve learned a lot from adding flowers to my own farm, and I’m going to share some of it with you here.

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