More Radishes Coming Out Of The Breeding Plots

These are some pictures of the latest stuff coming out of my winter radish breeding projects. You can see where these radishes all began in this post. I’ve been working a lot more with long radishes lately. They’re producing all kinds of beautiful things. It’s hard to keep it all though. This is the radish … More More Radishes Coming Out Of The Breeding Plots

Harvest efficiency tip #1 bring what you need

Bring what you need to the field. This is harvest efficiency tip #1. If you’re bunching carrots – bring bins and the elastics you’ll use to bunch them.  Bring enough bins and enough elastics. Going back to the barn for more elastics mid way eats up your time and sinks your harvest efficiency. 🥕 🥕 … More Harvest efficiency tip #1 bring what you need

Harvesting spring radishes for seed production

Harvesting spring radishes for seed production. 1️⃣  What is the perfect French Breakfast radish? Cylindrical with a bit of a narrow top. Nicely defined colours with a clear transition. A short white tip. It’s good to define what you’re selecting for right from the start. 2️⃣  Radish beds ready to be pulled. 3️⃣  Harvest begins … More Harvesting spring radishes for seed production

Enough radish seeds?

Each of these seeds is a radish. A 4 gallon bucket of radish seed is a lot of radishes. (And we’ve got more than 1 bucket!) But is it enough? Answering that comes down to the math. Think about how many bedfeet of radish you’ll grow next year. Then turn that into a number of … More Enough radish seeds?