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Eating Quality in Winter Squashes | Why Some Varieties Just Taste Better Than Others
Learn how characteristics of the best tasting winter squash – sugars and Brix, starch and dry matter – plus being sure to harvest at the correct time, relate to eating quality. Follow these 5 steps to produce the best flavor and eating quality in your winter squashes and pumpkins. Read More
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The Winter Squash Eating Experience | Basic Differences in Eating Quality Between Types
Johnny's Selected Seeds' Winter Squash Product Manager Pete Zuck identifies what makes each different type of winter squash a unique and enjoyable eating experience, with tips on preparation methods and best time to consume. Read More
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Video: Miso-Glazed Kabocha Squash Recipe
A video-recipe from Johnny's Seeds for Miso-glazed Kabocha Winter Squash — easy, quick, and delicious. The late-winter squash of record. Read More
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How to Choose Fall Cucurbits | Edible, Ornamental & Dual-Purpose Pumpkins, Squash & Gourds
Here at Johnny's, cucurbits are one of our specialties, some strictly ornamental, some strictly edible, and many that serve both purposes — in all, over 60 varieties. To help you narrow the field to varieties that will work well for your operation, these are the three key considerations that drive selection of fall-harvest pumpkin, squash, and gourd varieties by experienced growers... Read More
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Classic Storage Crops | Post-Harvest Handling & Storage Guidelines
Guidelines, specifics, and variety recommendations on best storage practices — temperature, humidity, and optimal shelf life — for enjoyment of classic storage crops such as roots and tubers like rutabagas, beets, turnip, cabbage, winter squash, potatoes, sweet potatoes, and leeks, well into the winter months. Read More
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Cucumber Beetle Lure Instructions | Tech Sheet (PDF)
Follow these simple instructions for using Johnny's Cucumber Beetle Lure for enhanced protection from this common pest of cucurbits (e.g., squashes, cucumbers, melons, pumpkins). See instructions for units needed per area to be monitored, replacement requirements, and efficacy time. Read More
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Curing & Storage Chart for Different Kinds of Winter Squash
Different kinds of winter squash vary as to how long they take to cure after harvesting, how long before they achieve peak eating quality, and how long before that quality declines. Learn the optimal curing and storage times for your winter squash, to enjoy them at peak flavor. Read More
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Winter Squash Varieties | Comparison Chart (PDF)
A full-color, downloadable and printable version of our Winter Squash Variety Comparison Chart. Read More
Key Growing Information
Hubbard Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing HUBBARD WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Buttercup Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing BUTTERCUP WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Kabocha Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing KABOCHA WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Spaghetti Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing SPAGHETTI WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Butternut Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing BUTTERNUT WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Acorn Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing ACORN WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Delicata & Sweet Dumpling Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing DELICATA & SWEET DUMPLING WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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