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Beets

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Beets are a sweet and easy cool season crop. Both the greens and the root are edible.

Beets are a sweet and easy cool season crop and both the greens and the root are edible. Beets can be either red, purple, gold or white. To provide the the best environment for root growth, till soil to 10 inches with good organic matter and sow seeds in early spring in full sun. Most beet seeds will result in a cluster of seedlings that need to be thinned.

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