Award-Winning Extension Gardening Books

A Guide to Common Gardening Questions and A Guide to Common Organic Gardening Questions. 

When should I plant my vegetables?  What fruit and vegetable varieties do well in Utah?  What options are there for organic weed control?  What is the best soil for a raised bed garden? These and many other questions about growing fruits and vegetables in Utah are answered in two beautiful award-winning Extension publications: A Guide to Common Gardening Questions and A Guide to Common Organic Gardening Questions. 

 

These books include information on garden preparation, soil improvement, garden layout and planning, suggested planting dates for different areas of Utah, and starting plants from seed. The books provide information on different growing practices that have been proven effective for local conditions based on research and observations by USU Extension faculty. Both books are available at USU county Extension offices, Barnes & Noble, and online at Extension.cart.usu.edu.