August is when the mega-harvests come in. How do we manage all of this produce in the kitchen and keep our garden from looking like a jungle? Here are some ideas for prioritizing what to do in the garden in August.
Broccoli and cauliflower are two vegetables that I find incredibly difficult to harvest. It’s not actually the “harvesting” part that is difficult, a sharp knife will do the trick, it’s the “when” that I find challenging. Too soon and the heads are tiny. Too late and your have open florets on their way to flowers.