Planting By the Signs: Looking for the ‘perfect’ planting week? It begins Friday.

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BY PHIL CASE | N-H Columnist

Moon: The dark moon is in force now and continues until the next new moon at 6:45 p.m., May 4. Plant only below-ground producers from the cool weather list until then. After that, we’re at the end of no weather-related restrictions.
Signs: Today (Wednesday) and Thursday, killing sign, no planting; Friday and Saturday, very fertile; Sunday through Tuesday, bean sign; May 8-9, very fertile; May 10-11, killing sign, no planting; May 12-15, flowering.

May 3-9: The perfect week

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