Seed Starting as MOTHER's Gardeners Do It

Here's a comprehensive guide to seed starting, including the constructon of seed flats, soil preparation, proper watering, transplanting, and prevention of damping-off.

seed starting - watering
Walker waters in the seeds with a Haws watering can, beginning and ending the sprinkling off the tray to avoid splashing the soil and seeds. A small stick now marks the boundary between the two varieties of spinach seeds in the tray.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff