Hot off the press.

Rutgers University has just posted online its updated vegetable production recommendations for 2014, and they're available for free download at

Hard copies are available at local county Extension offices.

"Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations," as the production guide is officially titled, is designed for commercial vegetable growers in the mid-Atlantic.

You can download sections by subjects, such as soil and nutrition management or pesticide safety. Or you can download recommendations by specific commodity, such as asparagus, spinach or strawberries.