Re: [CH] Belching update, Damn bugs!, Picken peppers?

Hobby Farmer (
Thu, 21 May 1998 05:48:29 -0400

Mark Anderson wrote:

> Could someone explain the proper way to pick peppers?  Should I pull
> them off at the pod or the root of the stem?  I just want to make sure I
> do not hurt the plants for later in the season.
I use a pair of dikes (cutting pliers) and cut them mid-stem on
all the larger varities that seem to have stems tougher than the
branches they are attached to.  

Hobby Farmer