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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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Winter Squash Varieties | Dynamic Comparison Chart
Quickly compare average fruits per plant, weight, disease resistance and other key distinguishing features for the top varieties in our winter squash assortment. This simple, dynamic comparison chart was compiled using data collected by our research team, to help growers find the perfect winter squash varieties for their garden or farming operation. 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
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
Key Growing Information
Winter Squash | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing WINTER SQUASH. Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Winter Squash Production | Tech Sheet (PDF)
Follow these Technical Production Guidelines from Johnny's Selected Seeds for optimal success with growing winter squash. Includes instructions for all stages of winter squash production, from choosing which types/varieties to grow, site selection, sowing, and transplanting, to use of row covers and succession-planting to achieve optimal quality and yield. Preventive and control measures for common pests and diseases of winter squash are additionally covered, as well as harvesting and storage. Read More
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