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Tomato varieties that do not need chemical spray

Radek Štěpán 28. 01. 2023

Do you love your own homegrown tomatoes? Of course you do because the taste of your own produce is simply unmistakeable and you know for sure that it is purely organic! There are people who think that tomatoes must be…

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How to slow down tomato mould efficiently

Radek Štěpán 27. 09. 2022

Tomato blight fungus is one of the most common diseases. It is a nightmare that can completely wipe out a large part of your crop. That is, if you let the infected plants continue to grow. Phytophthora infestans is quite…

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Cook it, mix it and taste it: A homemade ketchup crushes store-bought ketchups

Radek Štěpán 03. 09. 2022

The tomato harvest is gradually reaching its peak and each of us probably uses tomatoes in a similar way. Many people dry sweet tomatoes, many eat them raw or make different salads out of them. Some people even preserve tomatoes…

Green shoulder

Green shoulders around tomatoes: A physiological disorder that can be avoided

Radek Štěpán 24. 08. 2022

Do you grow plenty of tomatoes in your garden? If you do, you probably make ketchup, dry them, or process them in many other ways. When you harvest tomatoes, you will certainly have fruits that are coloured as they should…

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Black tomatoes – not for decoration only but great taste too

Radek Štěpán 18. 08. 2022

Do you know which crop, excluding potatoes, is the most cultivated one? Tomatoes of course. Many people cannot imagine their diet without this excellent and tasty vegetable. Yes, that is why there is an incredible number of different cultivars, which…


Tomatoes and eggplants only grow at night? Myth or truth?

Radek Štěpán 05. 08. 2022

You may have read in many gardening magazines interesting information saying that tomatoes and eggplants only grow at night. Well this information is more of a factoid than a serious information nevertheless, let us take a look at this issue…


How to make use of all tomatoes? Here are some tips

Radek Štěpán 24. 07. 2022

Everyone uses tomatoes in their own way. You may be preparing various tomato salads over and over, and someone is probably doing ketchup all the time. But you can also try non-traditional ways plus you will not need to throw…


Tomato planting: Our tomato seedlings are out already!

Radek Štěpán 03. 06. 2022

A chance that freezing weather will hit in May is very low so go ahead and plant as many seedlings as possible. Of course, this includes tomato seedlings! These traditional plants are must for many gardens or balconies…


Tomato transplanting

Radek Štěpán 16. 05. 2022

Not surprisingly, tomatoes are among the most popular crops in our gardens. Tomatoes are very easy to grow and you almost always get your harvest. Sometimes the harvest is good and sometimes, well not so good. If you…


Guide how to grow tomatoes on your balcony

Radek Štěpán 26. 04. 2022

Unfortunately, some of us are not so lucky and do not own a garden. But that does not mean that people without a garden have to give up gardening completely. If you have a balcony for example, you can grow…