Hurry Up and Dig

The weedy patch in the middle of the farm are the garlic rows. We started cutting off the scape, or the flowering stalk, in mid-June and farmers say to pull up the garlic 2 weeks after. When garlic stays in the ground too long, the bulb begins to crack and separate, and the stalk break off, which limits garlic’s storage capability.


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