Tips for Growing Tomatoes

#1 Choose a sunny location

at least 8 hours of sun is ideal for tomato plants.

#2 Plant the tomato 6-7 inches deep. (the taller the plant the deeper you can plant)

-this helps the stability of the plant as it produces heavy fruit.

#3 Choose light airy soil to plant in

this helps the root system develop strong roots.

#4 Use a tomato cage

This helps the stability of the plant in windy and when the plant produces heavy fruit.

#5 Put newspaper or straw around the base of the plant

-this prevents dirt splashing on the leaves which prevents blight

#6 Wrap newspaper around the stem at the base of the plant up 3”

This will help prevent cut worms

#7 Fertilize for continuous growth