It's time to read and vote for your favorite article in the 2013 Write-Off Contest! The four finalist's articles are featured in the May 13 newsletter and can be found through this link. Hurry! Voting ends May 18.
When seeds are sown - either directly into the garden, or into flats - a small amount of water may be applied in a gentle sprinkle to ensure the seed makes good contact with the soil. Care should be taken to not overwater or apply the water in a strong stream, as that may dislodge the seeds or send them too deep in the soil.