My intention for the 2022 season was to grow a successful onion crop.
And I did! I planted 72 onion sets and harvested 70.
This post isn't about bragging. I wanted to share how I did it, and I hope it will help you when you want to grow a particular crop that seems too difficult, or one that you've failed growing in the past.
The biggest step is to set your...
I've not been super-successful growing onions in the past, but then, I never really dug in and learned how to grow them well.
In this article, I'll share what I've learned about growing onions, and we'll both have a great crop this year!
This turned into a long article - if you want the summary, scroll to the bottom.
Onions are an old, old crop. Humans have been cultivating onions for at least...
I admit, I don't know everything about growing vegetables. I do have experience and experience helps a lot, but there's always something to learn.
This year, I was exasperated by onions! Onions are supposed to be easy to grow, but I just didn't get it. My crop failed, and I was frustrated.
What's happening to my onions?
(Onion tops in the foreground)
I planted my onions in...