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But when you plant a garden to feed your  family, you can't afford to make  mistakes.

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The biggest mistake new gardeners make is waiting too long to harvest their vegetables. Research your garden zone's first frost date and start picking before that.

Another common mistake is incorrect picking and prepping methods. Each crop is different. Visit our site for more details.

Should you wash your freshly picked carrots, tomatoes, zucchinis, squash, peppers or broccoli? Maybe. Each veggie is different.

Another common garden harvest mistake is improperly storing your fresh produce.

You worked hard to grow those vegetables. Take care when harvesting them so you can enjoy them all winter long.

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