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Growing Cucumbers - Old World Garden Farms

Everything you need to know to grow cucumbers! From varieties to the best methods, check out all of our cucumber articles below!

How Growing Cucumbers In Straw Bales Works With Amazing Success! With Video

Without a doubt, one of the most successful garden experiments we have ever trialed in our garden here at the OWG farm is the growing of cucumbers in straw bales. In fact, ever since our first attempt three years back, it has become a staple planting method for cucumbers in our garden each year. A…

Growing Straw Bale Cucumbers – A Simple Way To Grow A Great Crop!

When it comes to growing an incredible harvest of cucumbers, it's hard to beat growing straw bale cucumbers. It is quite simply one of the easiest, low-maintenance methods around. And, for us, it has produced a record harvest for two years running. Ever since planting and writing about our first straw bale cucumber experiment in…

Pickling Cucumber Varieties – 3 Perfect Choices To Grow For Great Pickles

Making great homemade pickles all begins with selecting and growing the right pickling cucumber varieties. Cucumbers are one of the most popular vegetable plants grown in the backyard garden. And one of reasons so many grow them? To make crunchy, delicious pickles of course! A handful of just-picked cucumbers - the perfect ingredient for making…

An Amazing Way To Grow Cucumbers With Little Effort!

When it comes to trying to find a better way to grow cucumbers - we are always up for the challenge. After all, cucumbers are one of our family's favorite vegetables. Not only are they amazing fresh from the garden,…

Growing Cucumbers – How To Grow Your Biggest and Best Crop Ever!

Growing Cucumbers! When it comes to backyard gardens, cucumbers are right up there with tomatoes as one of the most popular home-grown vegetables. Garlic Red Pepper Pickles - pure heaven! It's not hard to figure out why. Is there anything better than a fresh cucumber sprinkled with a little bit of salt? And beyond that delicious…