Planting Tips

Almanac for May

1st and 2nd   - Poor planting days.   

 

3rd thru 5th -  Good days for planting root crops.

 

6th and 7th    -  Do no planting on these barren days. 

 

8th thru 10th   -   Good days for planting root and vine crops.    

 

11th and 12th -   Poor planting days.  Do cultivating or spraying.

 

13th and 14th   -   Good days for planting root crops and transplanting.

 

15th and 16th   -  Do no planting.

 

17th and 18th –   Good days for planting above ground crops.

 

19th thru 23rd –  Barren days.  Cultivate and kill plant pests.

 

24th thru 27th -  Good days for planting above ground crops, hay, forage, and fodder crops.

                                                    

28th thru 30th -  Poor planting days.

 

31st -  Good days for planting root crops.