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Organic Gardening: To Prune or Not to Prune — The Number One Tomato Question

Do you prune your tomatoes? How much? What about suckers? Do I prune off all the suckers? These are frequently asked questions on Debbie’s Back Porch? I will try to answer some of them in this video. Advertisements

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Fried Green Tomatoes, A Southern Tradition

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How to Save Tomato Seeds

Let’s Talk — Saving Tomato Seeds There are a lot of benefits to saving your own seeds for replanting.  In addition to saving a little money, many believe that saving seeds starts a process where you replicate the veggies that … Continue reading

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Blossom End Rot

Well I could talk about this for days! Blossom End Rot is caused by a calcium deficiency at the fruiting area. That may or may not indicate a calcium deficiency in the soil. The best way to treat blossom end … Continue reading

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