The

SOW

App

There is an app for that. 

What an easy way to keep great information right in your pocket. Well, look no further than the SOW app. The “SOW – A Planting Companion” app is designed to tell you the optimum time to plant each crop in your home garden. Simply choose your location and start planting. Click on the photo of a crop to see more information including:


• Estimated days to harvest
• Estimated yield per plant
• Spacing between plants
• Planting depth below ground level
• Suggested varieties
• Special notes as needed

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and North Carolina A&T State University Extension have partnered to provide crop and planting information for growing zones 6a, 6b, 7b, 8a and 8b in Alabama and North Carolina. 

Download it right to your phone and start growing!

Mobile County Extension Office 

1070 Schillinger Rd. N

Mobile, AL 36608

Office Phone Number

251-574-8445