Getting started with growing food from seed can be intimidating, but I’m here to assure you that you can do it! The first and most important step is gathering all your supplies. So I made this list of must have seed starting supplies to get you started.
If you read my recent post bearing my soul about leaving my job as a vet to grow tomatoes, then you are probably like everyone else and wondering how in the world I think I can make money without a job! How is it possible that I could even begin to replace my income as […]
When you raise thousands of tomatoes, planting them in the ground can be a dreaded task. When the work is done, your knees, back, arms, and legs can be sore for days!! Even planting 50 plants can take an hour or more of back-breaking work. Every gardener has searched for a solution to this problem. […]
What if I told you that I’m leaving my work as a veterinarian to grow tomatoes? Sounds totally crazy, doesn’t it? Who in their right mind would leave their job as a veterinary doctor to grow tomatoes?
Most vegetable gardeners have dealt with blossom end rot. It’s a very frustrating problem to have. One day you’re walking through your tomato patch admiring your first plump green tomatoes and suddenly you notice that some are developing a brown mushy bottom. It is most commonly seen on young plants and starts as a brown […]
We have already started nearly 500 tomato, pepper, and eggplant plants. We are crazy! Growing food is an obsession addiction at our farm. We start our seeds in 128 cell seed starting trays (similar to these). But what if you don’t want to start 50 or 100 tomatoes? What if you only need 6 or […]