[Market-farming] Shade for salad beds?

Pat Meadows pat at meadows.pair.com
Wed Jul 13 08:16:11 EDT 2005

On Wed, 13 Jul 2005 05:01:32 -0400, you wrote:

>Are you folks who use shade with your lettuce finding that it aids 
>germination of row lettuce in mid-summer? -Allan

I don't know:  I start lettuce seeds in cell-packs, then
transplant it.  If it's really hot, the cell-packs are in
the house, and we do use air-conditioning when the
temperature soars.  (Most summers, we don't often need a/c,
but we do this year.)

-- northern Pennsylvania

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