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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Growing Tomatoes

Nothing says summer like fresh, homegrown tomatoes. And nothing can be more disappointing than seeing your tomatoes split and devoured by pests. While there's no 100% guarantee that plants will gro…

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5 Tasty Ways to Eat Your Tomato Harvest All Year

By Blythe Copeland, TreeHugger Hello tomato harvest time. If your garden (or farmer's market, or neighbor's garden) is suddenly overwhelming you with fresh tomatoes, don't be intimidated, start f…

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Why Backyard Tomatoes Taste So Delicious

  By A.K. Streeter, Treehugger The moment has arrived. The tomatoes are ripe, and so the question is not "What's For Dinner?" but "What Are We Having With The Tomato Salad Tonight?" Maybe…

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Grow Your Own Yummy Heirloom Tomatoes (video)

Now is the time to get some tomato plants at your local nursery (ask for the heirloom varieties) and begin growing them in your backyard. That way you’ll enjoy local and organic tomatoes at a fraction…

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