Growing Squash and Preparing Your Harvest

Growing squash can be a breeze if you plant them in a sunny spot with rich soil and water moderately.

Butternut Squash Plants
I don’t harvest squash until the vines die down, or the stems on the squash are too dry or dead to be actively transferring nutrients to the squash, or until frost threatens, whichever comes first.
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