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Fielding Questions: Squash can be hand-pollinated if necessary

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Q: This spring, I planted squash, which are growing well with many blossoms and more beginning to open. However, there is no fruit on the vines and dried blossoms have fallen off. There are no bees in the area, and I am wondering if they are required for pollination of squash. Perhaps I am a bit hasty.


– Genevieve Tougas, Fargo

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