Explaining Cultivars

Received a great question this week: "I've always had a hard time understanding and explaining what exactly a varietal is, or what it means?". We have tip-toed around the topic with discussion of specific varietals (from the archive: Caturra vs Castillo, Obatã, or Varieties vs Varietals) but never  asked directly: what are they? And more importantly, how to explain them…Read more Explaining Cultivars

Magic Ratio

I am on the road this week, writing to you from beautiful Saskatchewan! I was just going to hang a gone fishin' sign here but I received a great question with a relatively short answer (I know right, brevity in ask lee 🤣). The question pertains to last week's discussion on how to avoid those…Read more Magic Ratio