heirloom tomatoes Archive

Make Homemade Ketchup

If you're growing your own tomatoes, your own home homemade ketchup is a must!  Though it is somewhat time consuming, it isn't too difficult and it is so fresh and flavorful compared to the typical processed store bough ketchup. The best tomatoes for ketchup will be paste or sauce tomatoes like Roma or Banana Legs.

Sustainable Seed Company offers over 200 different kinds of heirloom tomatoes. How do you even decide what variety to plant? To decide what heirloom tomato variety you want to grow you must first decide what you want out of your tomato plant. Do you need a tomato suitable for a container garden or for cold

There are many problems that can show up in the tomato seedlings you have lovingly grown after transplanting them outdoors. Organic heirloom tomato seeds should be chosen carefully based on your local climate conditions as some are more resistant than others to a particular disease or problem. The following tips should also be helpful and