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Geo Garden Club was created to increase the performance of home, community, and school gardens and efficiency of the gardener by answering questions a gardener might have as they plan or work through the gardening season. Here are some of the questions that Geo Garden Club can help answer:

I'm new to the area, what should I plant here?

Navigate to the Crops Index Screen and select the Outcomes check box to display outcomes for each crop. Scroll through the list of crops to see how each crop has been rated and how many times it has been planted in a chapter garden.

After you've chosen a crop to grow, you can see which varieties have been most successfully grown by chapter gardeners. Expand the Varieties section for that crop, or use the Outcomes Variety filter to see which varieties have been grown and how well they've performed.

You can see which gardens have grown this crop and which gardeners have experience growing this crop by expanding those sections.

When should I plant beets?

You can see the timelines and outcomes related to a crop by navigating to the Garden Details Screen and then selecting Filter from the bottom navigation menu. Select Crops and the planting bars for that crop will be displayed for the years you grew that crop. Tap the planting bar to see timing specifics and outcomes, as well as any observations.

Chapter timeline data coming soon!

When I grew beets two years ago, how did that work out?

You can see the outcomes related to a specific planting by navigating to the Garden Details Screen and then selecting Timeline from the bottom navigation menu. From there, scroll to the year you are looking for information for, and tap the relevant planting bar. It will display the timing and outcomes data for that specific planting.

Or, you can see the outcomes related to a specific planting by navigating to the Garden Details Screen and then selecting Filter from the bottom navigation menu. Select Filter By Crop and select Beets to see all of your beet plantings listed by year. Tap the appropriate planting bar to see timing specifics and outcomes, as well as any observations.

I had a great crop of beets last year, how can I replicate that success?

You can see find information about successful plantings by navigating to the Garden Details Screen and then selecting Timeline from the bottom navigation menu. From there, scroll to the year you are looking for information for, and tap the planting bar for beets. It will display the timing and outcomes data for that specific planting.

Or, you can see the outcomes related to a specific planting by navigating to the Garden Details Screen and then selecting Filter from the bottom navigation menu. Select Filter By Crop and select Beets to see all of your beet plantings listed by year. Tap the appropriate planting bar to view timing specifics and outcomes, as well as any observations.

Copy that planting to this year's timeline by selecting copy icon from the top menu. Update fields as necessary. For any dates, update the year to the current year. Once complete, select Submit.

Who in my chapter is really good at growing tomatoes?

To identify who in your chapter is really good at growing tomatoes, navigate to the Badges Index Screen and select Gardener from the bottom navigation menu. Then select Crop Whisperer from the top filter, and choose the crop you are interested in from the new dropdown menu that appears. The app will display the gardeners who have the Crop Whisperer badge for that crop.

How can I replicate the success of another gardener in my chapter?

You can replicate the practices of another gardener by finding them in the Gardener Index Screen Then, select the garden you are interested in learning specifics about. From there, you can select Details to see information about their timing and outcomes for each crop they have grown.

Copy plantings from other gardener's gardens into your timeline coming soon!

I like to rotate my crops. What did I grow in a specific garden bed over the last three years?

You can see the history of what was grown in a garden bed by first navigating to that garden's Garden Details Screen. Then, select Filter from the bottom navigation menu and at select Filter by Bed. Select the bed you are interested in to see the crops that have been grown in that bed for all seasons of data you have entered into the app.

More coming soon!