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How To Grow Tomatoes - Old World Garden Farms

From the best types to grow for canning and eating – to hints, tips and tricks for growing a bumper crop – our Growing Tomatoes Page is dedicated to the most wonderful fruit in the world.

How To Support Tomato Plants Easily – And Why It’s So Important!

When you support tomato plants and pepper plants properly, good things happen in the garden! Keeping your tomato and pepper plants off the ground plays a big role in the overall success of your crop.…

How To Keep Tomato Plants Healthy – 5 Tips To Eliminate Blight And Disease Naturally

When it comes to growing tomatoes, a great harvest all begins with keeping your tomato plants healthy all season long. Nothing can be…

Planting The Garden – 3 Tips To Get Vegetable Transplants Off To A Great Start!

The end of April is here, and with Spring in full force, it's time to start thinking about planting the garden. I'm not talking about planting the early seed crops that get us out into…

How To Grow Vegetables In Containers – Growing Food In Small Spaces

With a little preparation, it's easy to grow vegetables in containers. Whether on a patio, driveway, porch or deck, if you get a little sun, you can grow!  Our San Marzanno tomatoes growing in our…

5 Perfect Tomatoes To Grow That Will Feed Your Family & Stock Your Pantry!

5 Perfect Tomatoes. Of all the plants we grow in our garden each year - there is simply not one more valuable than the amazing tomato. The Rutgers tomato is one…

6 Big Tips To Keep Tomato Plants Healthy And Productive In The Summer

Summer has arrived and the heat is on, and that means tomato season is here! We depend heavily on our tomato crop to stock our pantry to enjoy pasta sauce, salsa, tomato juice, ketchup, barbecue sauce…

Planting The Garden – 6 Big Tips To Get Plants Off To A Great Start!

Garden season is here! Over the course of the next few weeks, millions upon…

How To Grow Healthy Tomato Plants This Year

"How Can I Grow Healthy Tomato Plants?" Healthy Tomato Plants Make For A Great Harvest Day! - photo courtesy of shutterstock/margo edwards That is by far the most frequently asked question to the blog each and…

The Tomato Bucket Experiment – An Attractive New Twist on Growing Patio Tomatoes

What began as the tomato bucket experiment to grow a few salad tomatoes at the house turned into one of our most successful garden trials of the season! The completed Tomato Bucket Planter…

Pruning Tomatoes – How and Why For A Better Crop This Year!

If there is one garden chore that can really help your tomato crop reach its full potential - its pruning! Left alone to grow as they please - tomato plants can morph into a tangled…