April 2019

1st - 2nd
Set strawberry plants. Excellent for any vine crops, such as beans, peas, and cucumbers. Good days for transplanting. Favorable days for planting root crops.

3rd - 5th
Poor planting days. Break ground or cultivate.

6th - 7th
Favorable for planting beans, corn, cotton, tomatoes, peppers, and other aboveground crops.

8th - 9th
Poor days for planting, seeds tend to rot in ground.

10th - 12th
Plant seedbeds and start flower gardens. Plant tomatoes, beans, peppers, corn, cotton, and other aboveground crops on these most fruitful days.

13th - 16th
Grub out weeds, briars, and other plant pests.

17th - 18th
A favorable time for sowing grains, hay, and fodder crops. Plant flowers. Plant corn, melons, squash, tomatoes, and other aboveground crops.

19th - 20th
Start seedbeds. Good days for transplanting. Good days for planting beets, carrots, radishes, turnips, peanuts, and other root crops. Also good for leafy vegetables.

21st - 22nd
Neither plant nor sow on these barren days.

23rd - 25th
Favorable days for planting beets, carrots, turnips, radishes, onions, and other root crops.

26th - 27th
Excellent time to kill weeds, briars, poison ivy, and other plant pests.

28th - 30th
Set strawberry plants. Excellent for any vine crops, such as beans, peas, and cucumbers. Good days for transplanting. Favorable days for planting root crops.


Almanac data provided courtesy of the Farmers' Almanac.