The countdown to spring is on! But there’s no need to wait until its official arrival to get busy in the garden. Once your region enjoys more than 10 hours of sunshine per day (early Feb in my neck of the woods), it’s time to start seeding fresh crops in your cold frames and mini hoop tunnels. My top pick? Spinach! Its cold tolerance and quick growth make this a spring salad superstar. Click here for a closer look at my late winter veggie garden – spinach and all!