Garlic Harvest and Yield per Hectare

Garlic Harvest Yield and Storage

Garlic Yield There is an increased demand for big cloves of garlic in the global market. To answer these needs, the growers take all necessary measures to promote cloves development. […]

garlic weed management

Garlic Weed Management

Important weeds in garlic and how to control them efficiently An important growing technique when growing garlic is weed management. Garlic plants are generally competing poorly with weeds, especially during […]

garlic pests and diseases

Garlic Pests and Diseases

Garlic Plant Protection –  Pest and Disease management in Garlic In general, garlic has few problems due to pests and diseases compared to other vegetable crops. Important garlic pests Thrips […]

Garlic Fertilization

Garlic Fertilization Requirements

Nutrient needs of Garlic First of all, as a garlic grower has to take into consideration the soil condition of your field through semiannual or annual soil testing before applying […]

Garlic Irrigation

Garlic Water Requirements and Irrigation Systems

How much water does garlic need – When should garlic be irrigated? Garlic is a shallow-rooted plant that requires sufficient water to grow and produce bulbs. As a result, for […]

planting garlic

Soil Requirements, Soil Preparation, and Planting of Garlic

Soil Requirements and Preparation for garlic cultivation For garlic cultivation, soil can rarely be a restrictive factor since it can survive in a wide range of soil conditions. However, the […]

growing garlic commercially

Growing Garlic Commercially – Complete Growing Guide for Garlic from Start to Finish

Growing garlic outdoors –if done rationally and on a scalable basis- can be a good source of income for a farmer. In a few words, garlic is a perennial plant, […]

growing garlic in the backyard

Growing garlic in your backyard

More and more people like to grow their own fruits and vegetables for a hobby, for self-satisfaction, and for better control over what they eat. However, growing fruits and vegetables […]


General information and nutritional value of Garlic

Interesting Facts about Garlic Garlic (Allium sativum L.) is a perennial plant, usually grown as an annual crop.  It is closely related to onions, chives, shallots, and leeks. It is […]

Garlic Plant Information

Garlic Plant information and Variety selection

Plant information and physiology Garlic’s scientific name is Allium sativum, a member of the Alliaceae family and closely related to onions, chives, shallots, and leeks. It is a perennial bulbous […]