Monthly Archives: August 2016

Eddie’s Corner: Home Grown Tomatoes

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent

TomatoesBackyard tomatoes are probably the most popular vegetable grown by homeowners. Tomatoes can be easy to grow, but they are like other vegetables in that they have disease and insect problems. They also have a nutritional problem that has really affected them this year. That problem is Blossom End Rot and it has caused a popular question, “why is the end of my tomato turning black?”  Continue reading