How to Prune Tomato Plants

It's simple.... You’ll get the greatest yield when you learn how to prune tomato plants. It’s somewhat akin to growing bonsai. It takes quite a bit of care and attention to train your plants and … [Read more...]

Fall Uses For Tomato Cages

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...]

How To Grow Amazing Tomatoes This Year!

Tomatoes are probably the most popular of all vegetables grown in the home garden. Think how often you use tomatoes throughout the year. There is nothing like growing your own and I'm always … [Read more...]

What Are the Best Natural Tomato Fertilizers? Here’s 5!

Have you ever tried using natural tomato fertilizers to grow you tomato crop? Let's face it... Tomatoes are undoubtedly the most popular plant grown in many home vegetable gardens. They are hardy … [Read more...]

10 Mistakes Gardeners Make When Planting Tomato Plants

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 to … [Read more...]

How Healthy Are Your Tomatoes?

When plant nutrients are in great excess or extreme deficiency, the symptoms on the foliage or in some other plant part generally reveal themselves to the naked eye. Such plants look "sick." … [Read more...]

Why Tomatoes Crack When Growing

If you have grown tomatoes you've experienced "tomato cracks." Sometimes called "growth cracks" and usually associated with excessive watering, rainy periods and dry weather which lead to … [Read more...]

What Causes Tomato Blossoms To Drop?

You may be an "old hand" at raising tomatoes or you may be an "eager beaver" who has set out their first plants this year. In either ease, however, you are likely to discover the bane of all … [Read more...]

Tomato Care Growing Questions and Answers

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...]

Want To Know… How to Grow the Perfect Tomato

Growing the ideal tomato can be quite a challenge, as even the best gardeners know. The plant requires just the right balance of ingredients for soil health, managing its pH level and knowing … [Read more...]