Tomato blight refers to a family of pathogens, caused by fungus which spreads through tomato foliage, often during wet weather. The two most ubiquitous varieties of tomato blight are the early … [Read more...] about Tomato Blight: Identification, Prevention, and Treatment
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So you want more tomatoes? It's simple.... start pruning tomato plants! You’ll get the greatest yield when you learn how to prune tomato plants. In this article, we share tips on HOW TO enjoy … [Read more...] about Pruning Tomato Plants: How to Prune Tomatoes For Maximum Yield
Here is the question: Does Epsom Salt STOP Tomato Blossom End Rot? How much Epsom salt for tomatoes? NO! Epsom Salts helps promote or encourage Blossom End Rot. Find Out WHY! Epsom salt has … [Read more...] about Using Epsom Salt To Stop Tomato Blossom End Rot [TRUE]?
There is nothing better than having fresh, homegrown tomatoes any time of the year. You just cannot replace the flavor of fresh tomatoes with store-bought varieties. It all starts with the proper … [Read more...] about Tomato Plant Care: 8 Mistakes Growers Make That Cause Problems
You’ve probably heard of using Epsom Salts for personal hygiene. However, using epsom salt for tomatoes may be something new. It's true, Epsom salt can also be used in the garden! and for killing a … [Read more...] about How To Use Epsom Salt For Sweeter Tastier Tomatoes
Have you ever tried using a natural tomato fertilizer to grow your tomato crop? Let's face it... Tomatoes are undoubtedly the most popular plant grown in many home vegetable gardens. They are … [Read more...] about Tomato Fertilizer: 5 Of The [BEST NATURAL] Tomato Fertilizers!
Question: I am losing about half of my tomato crop because of fruit rot. Sunken round spots develop over the ripening fruit. The spots enlarge rapidly in warm weather. Answer: There are a number … [Read more...] about Growing Tomatoes Questions and Answers
Some people believe in tomato companion plants and others think it is some old wives tale. Growing friendly plants together is said to help growth, produce more flavor and protect fruits and … [Read more...] about 12 Companion Plants To Grow With Your Tomatoes
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Let me ask you a question. When planting tomato plants do you follow any "rules" or do you simply plant and hope for the best? Garden tomatoes are just as tasty to insects and birds as they are … [Read more...] about 10 Rules For Success With Growing Tomatoes
Every year millions of gardeners set out to grow their own healthy food. Of all the veggies grown, tomatoes seem to be most popular. It's easy to understand why this is true. Homegrown tomatoes … [Read more...] about 21 Common Tomato Plant Problems and Diseases – How To Fix Them
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The tomato cage helps when growing our tomatoes during the spring and summer gardening season. However, this wire cage can also play a part in the fall and winter season when it's time to … [Read more...] about Fall Uses For Tomato Cages
If you have grown tomatoes you've experienced "tomato cracks" which is one of the many tomato problems you'll encounter. Sometimes called "growth cracks" and usually associated with excessive … [Read more...] about Why Tomatoes Crack When Growing
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The root systems of many plants are very extensive, and getting the water to travel down 12-18 inches requires lots of water. At the A Sonoma Garden website they share a solution to deep water … [Read more...] about How To: Growing Tomatoes Using A Deep Watering Gardening Method
Watering plants can be a challenge, especially if the plants need to be "deep watered" and fertilized. Some would suggest using drip irrigation to slowly let the water soak in. As good as drip … [Read more...] about How to Deep Water Tomato Plants
Ask "How do you plant tomatoes?" and like opinions, you'll get lots of feedback all different. If you want to have success... go find someone already having success and model them. Planting and … [Read more...] about How To Plant Tomatoes Tips From A Pro – Fish Heads Not Included