With spring officially in full swing, all I can think about is garden season. What do I want to change? What new vegetable do I want to try? How can I have a more productive garden and maximize space? These are all questions that start to cross my mind at this point. But, before anything […]
I’m crazy for organic tomatoes – crazy for trying, crazy for crying…whoa sorry to go all Patsy Cline on you. But, seriously, I love my organic tomatoes and I have 10 tips that will help your harvest whether you are a beginner or veteran gardener! Hey, if you have a tip I didn’t include please […]
Tomatoes are the jewels of any summer garden or farmers market but there’s some that really stand out. Varieties that are treasured for their unmatched flavor and have been handed down through generations of people. These are the heirlooms. There’s certainly plenty to choose from with organizations like Seed Savers Exchange doing their best to […]
Tomatoes are the most commonly grown plant in backyard gardens, and with good reason. Nothing beats the flavor of a freshly picked tomato still warm from the sun, and homemade sauces and salsas are amazing. With the recent growth in gardening and interest in non-genetically modified foods, stores are starting to stock more heirloom tomato […]
Is there anything better than a fresh, sun ripened tomato just off the vine? Check out our best tips for getting a huge tomato harvest!
Over the years, I tried all kinds of ways to support my tomatoes. It usually involved tying since I never had enough room to store those big tomato cages over the winter. I have friends who support their tomatoes with cages, and they do, in fact, work pretty well. But I wanted to find a […]