Guide to Harvesting Vegetables

Our Edibles Editor, the horticulturist and veg-growing expert Charlie Nardozzi, has combed YouTube and found 24 harvest videos that contain accurate advice, decent audio and video quality, and not a lot of chit-chat. They were made by 14 experts from across the U.S.

BASIL by Revolutionary Roots.

DRIED BEANS (and storing) by Renee’s Garden Seeds.

BEANS, CUKES, SUMMER SQUASH AND ZUCCHINI by Charlie Nardozzi.

BEETS by Texas Victory Garden.

BROCCOLI by Kathy LaLiberte for Homeclick.

BRUSSELS SPROUTS (topping off for huge side sprouts) by Gary Pilarchik in Maryland.

CABBAGE by North Dakota State University.

CANTALOUPE by Kansas State.

CARROTS by Fine Gardening Magazine.

CORN by Fine Gardening Magazine.

CUCUMBERS from The Gardening Channel in New Jersey.

EGGPLANT by Fine Gardening Magazine.

GARLIC by Utah State University.

HERBS (drying) by Fine Gardening Magazine.

KALE by Bonnie Plants.

LETTUCE by Christa’s Garden in Ohio.

SNAP AND SHELLING PEAS by Journey with Jill in the Garden

PEPPERS by Fine Gardening Magazine.

POTATOES by Utah State University.

WINTER SQUASH AND PUMPKIN by Oklahoma State.

SWEET POTATOES by Oklahoma State.

TOMATOES  (training, too) by Fine Gardening Magazine.

WATERMELONS by Fine Gardening Magazine.

WATERMELONS – FREEZING AND PRESERVING by Fine Gardening Magazine.