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8-10-2013: Dirty Fingernails - The Gardener's Merit Badge

by Eli Kroes

While the tomatoes might be huge this year, other fruits are not. Andy's got tips for getting a bigger yield, including removing foliage to bring in the sunlight. Another big producer this season is corn, but you've got to keep those Japanese beetles away from the silk! Andy also talks hybridization in the second half of the program. Photo by Joe Mabel.