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Links & Reviews forWatch Your Garden Grow

The following 157 sites have linked to our Watch Your Garden Grow website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.


Looksmart.com
"Explore growing instructions for beans, carrots, peas, pumpkins, tomatoes, squash, and other vegetables."


Lycos Internet Directory
"A comprehensive and helpful guide to growing, storing, and preparing 21 different vegetables. Includes recommended varieties, recipes and nutritional value."


Open Directory Project


The Garden Link
"Another great site from the University of Illinois Extension Service. A comprehensive guide to growing, storing, and preparing different vegetables. Includes recommended varieties, recipes and nutritional value for over 30 different vegetables."

Adventures of the Agronauts - North Carolina State University - Web Resources

AgricultureB2B.com - Resources - Crops - Vegetables - Guides
"Watch Your Garden Grow is a guide to growing, storing and preparing vegetables from University of Illinois Extension. Asparagus, Beans, Beet, Broccoli, Brussels Sprouts, Cabbage, Carrot, Cauliflower, Chard, Collard, Corn, Cucumber, Eggplant, Lettuce, Muskmelon, Mustard, Okra, Onion, Peas, Peppers, Potato, Pumpkin, Radish, and much more vegetables."

AGROPOLIS NOW Zone 6 Community Garden - Gardening is Hard - Gardening Resources

Agropolis Now Zone Six Community Garden - Blog - Gardening Resources

American Community Gardening Association - Links - General Gardening and Horticultural Information

Andrea Meyers' Recipes - Vegetables - Creamed Turnip Greens

Answers.com - Watermelon - External Links

Backyard Gardener

Backyard Gardener

BackyardGardener.com

Bridgewater College - Dr. L. Michael Hill - Apiaceae

Charles and Hudson - How Does Your Garden Grow?

chiff.com

Chiff.com - Home Life - Gardening - Vegetables - Beets - On the Web - How To Plant & Grow Beets
"Tips on soil bed preparation, FAQ, recommended varieties with corresponding descriptions & characteristics, nutritional benefits, canning & freezing advice."

Chiff.com - Home Life - Gardening - Vegetables - Cucumbers - On the Web
"Browse for expert advice on sowing, planting, care & feeding, plus commonly asked questions, tips on pest control, recommended varieties, nutritional value & health benefits, and related recipes."

Chiff.com - Home Life - Gardening - Vegetables - Peas - On the Web - How to grow peas:
"Check out expert and comprehensive advice on when to sow and plant peas, their proper care & feeding, related tips on pest control, with recommended varieties of garden, sugar & snow peas, plus nutritional value and health benefits."

Chiff.com - Home Life - Gardening - Vegetables - Radishes - On the Web
"From preparing the soil and planting to the final harvest with more information on recommended varieties, troubleshooting tips, nutritional benefits and related recipes."

Chiff.com - Home Life - Gardening - Vegetables - Spinach - On the Web - How To Grow Spinach
"Descriptions and characteristics of recommended varieties, tips on soil preparation and planting, common diseases, related FAQ, nutritional benefits."

Chiff.com - Vegetables - Pumpkins - On the Web - How to Plant & Grow Pumpkins

Clemson University - Nurti-Web - Watch Your Garden Grow
"This Site's Rating (0-25 scale): 21"

Clemson University - Nutrition Information and Resource Center - Watch Your Garden Grow
"This Site's Rating (0-25 scale): 21"

Clemson University Nutri-Web
"Information from the University of Illinois on plant varieties, planting, harvesting, common problems, growing questions & answers, selection & storage, preparing & serving, home preservation, and recipes. This Site's Rating (0-25 scale): 21"

Clemson University, SC
"Nutri-web rated this 21 out of a possible 25."

Clemson University, SC: Nutriweb
"Watch Your Garden Grow Information from the University of Illinois on plant varieties, planting, harvesting, common problems, growing questions & answers, selection & storage, preparing & serving, home preservation, and recipes. This Site's Rating (0-25 scale): 21"

Clemson.edu - Groups - Nutrition Information and Resource Center - Fruits and Vegetables

Cooking with Amy Food Blog - Radish Penne: Recipe
"My version is a close adaptation of a recipe I found on the wonderful University of Illinois extension web site that has an informative section on gardening."

design sponge

Discovery Days - Watermelon Unit - Links to Other Watermelon Pages

Discuss Cooking - Forum - Preserving Brussel Spouts

EDinformatics - Culinary Arts Directory - Fruits and Vegetables - Sites
"Tips and information on growing radishes, and a few recipes."

eHow - About Cucumbers - Resources - Caring for Cucumber Plants

eHow - How to Grow Snap Peas

eHow - How to Grow Snap Peas

eHow - How to Grow Turnip Greens - Resources

eHow - How to Survive an Economic Downturn - Resources

Elisabeth C. Miller Library - Gardening Answers Knowledgebase - Links to Additional Information

Euro Residentes

Euroresidentes

Euroresidentes

Euroresidentes

Family Activity Ideas

Federal Citizen Information Center

Federal Citizen Information Center - Consumer Focus: Gardening

Food Timeline - FAQs - Brussels Sprouts

Garden Stew - Forums - Red Savina Peppers

Garden Time Online - How to Grow a Vegetable Garden

Garden to Tables - Gardening Tips - Fruits and Vegetables - Fun Facts about Watermelons

Garden Zone Six - Gardening Resources

Gardener's Paradise
"Fantastic resource for growing vegetables."

Gardening Launch Pad

Gloucester Allotment Garden Association

Green Talk - 2008 - July - 25 - How to Plant Sweet Potatoes

Grocery Guide - Vegetables - Broccoli - Read More

GrowingTaste.com - Cauliflower - More - Relevant Links
"sound basic information"

Guinea Pig Cages Forum - Nutrition: Cavy Nutrition Charts

Hausgarten.net - Home and Garden - Veggie Links

Healthline - Diet Diva - Pea in a Pod

Helpful Gardener - Gardening Forum - Vegetable Gardening

Helpful Gardener - Gardening Forum - Vegetable Gardening - Potatoes/Onions in the Houston Area

HortSource.com
"Great basic and useful info on a wide range of vegetables."

How Stuff Works

Human Flower Project - Blog - Everybody’s a Southerner

Human Flower Project - Everybody’s a Southerner - Collards

Human Flower Project Blog - Everybody’s a Southerner

Info Unique

iVallage Garden Web

Kansas State University Research and Extension - You Asked It Newsletter - Vegetable Medley - Source

Kean University - Department of Math/CPS - Dr. Bruce Reid - Botany Lab Help - Root Crops

King Middle School - York 6 Science Blog - Gardening Basics

Kitchen Gardens - Science Tracer Bullet - Science Reference Services, Library

Kitchen Gardens - Science Tracer Bullet - Science Reference Services, Library of Congress
"Watch Your Garden Grow Guide to growing, storing and preparing vegetables, from the University of Illinois Extension."

Latourette Library - Internet Research Links

Latourette Library Internet Research Links

Library of Congress
"Guide to growing, storing, and preparing vegetables. Describes varieties, planting and harvesting, common questions, and some recipes."

Louisville Community Supported Agriculture - Food - Okra - Resources

Mahalo - How to Choose a Pumpkin Variety - References

Mahalo - Rutabaga - Rutabaga History and Trivia

members.shaw.ca

Men's Garden Club of Villa Park

Mount Vernon Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center
"Watermelon guide to varieties, growing, planting, care, harvesting, commonproblems, selection and storage, nutrition and health."

My Tiny Garden - Blog - Growing Tips

Narrow Gate Garden - Garden Pests - Handy Websites - Sweet!...Potatoes!

National Garden Bureau - Gardening - Fact Sheets - Cabbage and Kale

NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia - Watermelons - Results from FactBites

NBC Channel 13 - Rockford - Weather Authority Blog - Time to Get in the Garden

NC State University

New Mexico State University, Las Cruces

North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University - Adventures of Agronauts - Mission 5 Web Resources

North Carolina State University - Adventures of the Agronauts

North Carolina State University: Adventures of the Agronauts

North Carolina State University: Adventures of the Agronauts

North Dakota State University - Ward County Extension - Horticulture

Northern Gardening - National Garden Bureau Articles - Cabbage and Kale - Additional Sources

Ocean County Library - Gardening - General Sites

Orchard Park Middle School - Fabulous Fruits & Vital Vegetables

Orchard Park Schools - Fabulous Fruits & Vital Vegetables - Vegetables

Organic Garden Tips

Organic Garden Tips

Organic Garden Tips

Past Food Web Directory
"Features a guide to growing, storing, and preparing different vegetables. Includes varieties, recipes, and nutritional value."

Penn State
"Information from the University of Illinois on plant varieties, planting, harvesting, common problems, growing questions & answers, selection & storage, preparing & serving, home preservation, and recipes."

Penn State - Nutrition Information and Resource Center - Fruits and Vegetables
"Rating: 21/25"

Penn State University - Nutrition Information and Resource Center
"Information from the University of Illinois on plant varieties, planting, harvesting, common problems, growing questions & answers, selection & storage, nutrition & health, preparing & serving, home preservation, and recipes."

Plant Ideas - Vegetable Gardening - Find Your Vegetable

PlantIdeas.com

Plants in 'To Kill a Mockingbird' - A. L. Janzen - The Internet Resources - Vegetables

Please Do Not Pass the Nuts Blog - Watermellon

Princeton University: Chris Little

Scouting Web
"Growing, Storing and Preparing Vegetables"

Simple Root Blog - Growing Watermelons

Southeast Missouri State University
"A Guide to Growing, Storing and Preparing Vegetables - Watch Your Garden Grow"

The Best Winter Storage Potatoes
"The plants are resistant to late blight. It is a mid- to late-season variety recommended by the University of Illinois Extension for winter storage."

The Garden Helper

The Garden Helper - Forum - Broccoli -

The Garden Plot - Garden Reading - UIUC Extension Garden Tips

The Library of Congress - Science Reference Services - Kitchen Gardens - Selected Internet Resources

The Natural Food Hub
"A neat, well written summary of everything you need to know to grow eggplants in the home garden. Brief variety notes, and a recipe. Nice. A very nice, concise quick overview of growing sweetcorn in the home garden. Exceptionally good cover of major sweetcorn varieties, with brief notes on 69 cultivars, care, common diseases, harvesting, and some common questions. A very nice, concise quick overview of growing tomatoes in the home garden. Covers major varieties, care, common diseases, harvesting, and some common questions"

The Queensland Gardening Pages - Vegetables - More Links

The Rusty Pumpkin - Blog
"This site has everything you need to know about each of these vegetable Seed Info. It comes from the University of Illinois Extension. I use this site to help me out with my Vegetable Seed Info."

Tri-County Farm - Melons

UBC Botanical Garden - Forums - Archives - Fruit and Vegetable Gardening - Dying Pea Plants

UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research

UC Davis - Department of Plant Sciences - Paul Gepts - Bean Links

UF/IFAS Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology - Vegetable Garden Transplants

UK Yahoo Directory

United States Agency International Development - Farmer to Farmer - References - Carrots

University of Chicago - Kwesi Hopkins - Plants - How Does Your Garden Grow?

University of Missouri Extension - Franklin County - Fried Green Tomatoes - Source

University of Washington - Botanic Gardens - Elisabeth C. Miller Library - Knowledge Base - Potatoes

University of Washington Botanic Gardens - Hort Library - Resources - Gardening - Solanum tuberosum

University of Wisconsin - Ella's Personal Page
"Great info about growing, storing and preserving all sorts of fruits and veggies."

University of Wisconsin at Madison Department of Astronomy
"U Illinois Extention. Great info about growing, storing and preserving all sorts of fruits and veggies."

USDA - National Agricultural Library - Food FYI
"Guide to growing, storing and preparing a variety of vegetables. Also in Spanish."

USDA - Plants Database

USDA National Agricultural Library - Food Composition - Food FYI
"Guide to growing, storing and preparing a variety of vegetables. Also in Spanish."

USDA NRCS - Plant Profile - Solanum melongena (eggplant) - related links - related websites

UW-Madison - Physiology - All About Okra - Okra Links

Washington State University Extension - Links - Potato History, Geography and Other Fun Stuff

What's Cooking America
"I found the following excellent article on freezing collard greens from the University of Illinois Extension"

Wholesome Baby Food - Sweet Potato Food Recipes - Resources & Learning More

Wikipedia - List of Pumpkin Varieties - External Links

Wikipedia.org - Pumpkins - References

Wild About Britain - Outdoor Activities - Wildlife Gardening - Pea Pods

William Carey International University, Pasadena, CA
"Covers recommended varieties, planting, care, harvesting, pests and diseases, storage, and cooking and preservation. Also in Spanish."

William Carey International University, Pasadena, CA: Latourette Library Internet Resources
"Covers recommended varieties, planting, care, harvesting, pests and diseases, storage, and cooking and preservation. Also in Spanish. (Copyright 2006 by Librarians' Internet Index)"

WSU Mount Vernon - Vegetable Research and Extension - Icebox Watermelons - Additional Resources

WyoGrow: Gardening at High Elevations - Vegetable Variety Pages - Tomato through Watermelon

Yahoo!
"University of Illinois Extension guide to growing, storing, and preparing vegetables."

Yahoo! Canada

Yahoo! Directory Canada
"Includes information on varieties of collards, planting and growing, common problems, collards recipes, and links to other vegetables."

Yahoo! Search Directory
"University of Illinois Extension guide to growing, storing, and preparing vegetables."

Zion Lutheran School (Anaheim, CA)

 

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