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Old 04-12-2022, 05:41 PM
 
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Warmest soil temperature this year.


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Old 04-12-2022, 07:12 PM
 
Location: Oakville, ON
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Sun exposed parts of my garden just hit 63F this afternoon (2-3 inch depth) even though the air temperature only reached 60F which was the warmest day of the week. It's quite sandy so it warms up fast if it's sunny and even just the slightest bit warm. Much of the previous week the soil was more like 40-50F.
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Old 04-13-2022, 12:47 PM
 
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The heat is on.


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Old 04-24-2022, 02:15 PM
 
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Summer heat is on!

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Old 04-26-2022, 10:15 PM
 
Location: South Dakota
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We've barely hit soil temp of 50 at my house, but it sleeted / snowed a bit Sunday night and was supposed to have gotten down to 22 last night. Will try and put down some fertilizer + crabgrass preventer as it's forecasted to warm back up the next several days plus rain.
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Old 05-01-2022, 04:33 PM
 
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Four inches of 40f mud on top of still frozen ground,,Droped to 18f this morning in the Pittsburg NH hills but climbed nicely to 58f .Im told Spring is on the way.
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Old 05-02-2022, 07:59 AM
 
Location: East of Seattle since 1992, originally from SF Bay Area
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We had been in the 60sF for several days so I took the soil temperature Saturday morning. It was 54.3 so I went ahead and planted the tomatoes, Cucumbers, and Zucchini. I'll keep the pepper plants inside for another couple of weeks.
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Old 05-02-2022, 10:31 AM
 
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Good idea. We're having a warm spell here the next couple days, then it dips a little cooler over the weekend but then come next week returning to more moderate temperatures..

It's just a matter of time until we head into the normal continued warm temps.

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We had been in the 60sF for several days so I took the soil temperature Saturday morning. It was 54.3 so I went ahead and planted the tomatoes, Cucumbers, and Zucchini. I'll keep the pepper plants inside for another couple of weeks.
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Old 08-09-2022, 07:05 PM
 
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It is nearly that time of the year to treat for cold weather annual weeds, particularly annual bluegrass.

Once soil temps drop below 70’, germination begins.

https://www.greencastonline.com/tools/soil-temperature
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Old 08-13-2022, 04:57 AM
 
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Time to get fall pre-emergent application down to prevent fall and winter weeds, particularly poa annua.

Soil temps are already at a 10 year low, fall lawn care domes early.

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