According to April Joy Depamaylo, bulb onion
coordinator for OMA-Miag-ao, the DA has already disbursed P13,646,938 to 373 onion and garlic growers in Miag-ao.
The tops of bulb onion
plants fall over naturally once the bulbs have matured.
April Joy Depamaylo, Miagao municipal agricultural technologist and bulb onion
coordinator, said the season-long training kicked off last January 31 and will last for 16 weeks.
Yellow, white, or red bulb onions
are classified as spring/summer or fall/winter (also known as storage onions).
Scallions and leeks are better for your health than full-sized bulb onions
, because the green parts are more nutritious than the white parts.
and early cabbage can be sown in modules, leeks for September and October harvest can be sown in pots or deep trays.
A rule of thumb is to stop watering bulb onions
when the foliage begins to dry.
During the growing season, the Idaho and Eastern Oregon Onion region provides from approximately 30% of the bulb onions
consumed in the U.
Any you don't use as spring onions turn into excellent red or white bulb onions
Any you don''t use as spring onions turn into excellent red or white bulb onions
Big bulb onions
, green shallots and garlic cloves can be planted.
To get an early crop, sow bulb onions
, early beetroot, carrots and parsnips in situ and keep them warm by covering with cloches or a horticultural fleece.
They are also sold as tree onions and bulb onions
and that would be the end of the story except I was asked this week if you could eat them.