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The Tomato Festival Valencia (Spain)

The Tomato Festival Valencia (Spain)

As a tomato lover, I always thought I’d get the most pleasure out of growing my own garden and eating them in every recipe I could possibly think of. I’m…

Why Are Green Tomatoes Green?

Why Are Green Tomatoes Green?

Simply put, green tomatoes are red tomatoes. There is no difference, they’re just unripe. Often times, you’ll find green tomatoes at farmer’s markets because they are eager to get their…

Are Tomatoes Bad for Dogs?

Are Tomatoes Bad for Dogs?

Having a large garden and letting your furry friend run free in it is often a big problem for gardeners. You have all that space, you don’t want to confine…

Growing Tomatoes in a Topsy Turvy

Growing Tomatoes in a Topsy Turvy

Some years, I like to do something a little different and plant topsy turvy tomatoes. This means, I grow them outside down in a hanging planter. See picture below: It’s…

Tomato Plant Spacing

Tomato Plant Spacing

Over the years I have learned my lesson spacing tomatoes. When I first started on my tomato gardening journey, I made a big mistake and planted my garden EXTREMELY densely.…

Why Genetically Modified Tomatoes Should Stay Away

Why Genetically Modified Tomatoes Should Stay Away

I’m a tomato naturalist. That’s obvious the second you look at this website. So needless to say, I am against genetically modified tomatoes, or GMOs (and any other genetically modified…