The battle is on for tomato fertilizers – organic or non-organic? In this post we’ll talk about the pros and cons of each so you can make the best decision for your own tomato plants.
First – Know Your Fertilizer Numbers
What kind of fertilizer should you use on your tomato plants? There are so many kinds of fertilizers, it can get your head spinning! Let’s break it down, though, to see what might be best for where you grow your tomatoes (climate) and how you grown them (in ground or in containers).
What Does N-P-K Stand For?
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Just what do tomatoes eat? What do they need to grow and flourish? When growing your own tomatoes at home, you need to know a few things to provide your “babies” with what they need to eat and drink. 🙂
Growing Medium (i.e., Soil)
You need something for your plants to live in. Technically, you can grow tomatoes hydroponically —… Continue reading
Tomatoes…better yet, homegrown tomatoes! You know, a lot of people really dislike tomatoes – but most likely it’s because they have never tasted REAL tomato. Sweet yet tart. Juicy. Medium-firm, but definitely not like a rock (and many times, nicely soft, but not squishy). Full of delicious tomato taste.
Grocery store tomatoes are pretty much what I call plastic —… Continue reading