by Ministry of Agriculture, “Dig For Victory” Pamphlet, January 1945

January is a time when you should be thinking and planning, ordering your seed potatoes, vegetable seeds, fertilizers, and so on, and making sure that your tools are in good order and that you are ready to begin gardening in real earnest next month, or as soon as local conditions will let you.


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January in the Victory Garden
January in the Victory Garden

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