It’s easy to grow vegetables. Getting consistent good yield and high quality is harder. There are lots of details that add up, and before you know it, plants are under siege from one thing or another, weeds are everywhere, there are a million things to do, and not enough time to get to it all.
Especially when you’re just get started, an effective way to organize and prioritize what you need to do is extremely helpful. That’s exactly what the 5-Rules is about.
Watch, Water, Weed, Don’t Wait, Clean Up are the rules. That’s all of veggie growing in a nutshell. Understand these five simple principles and you’re good to go!
The rules are in order of priority. Every day, start at the top and work your way down. The most important contributor to success is consistency, keeping it up over the entire growing season.