Without a doubt the vegetable I am asked the most questions about is the tomato what makes this interesting is in fact the tomato is technically a fruit.
The commonest question is
“why dont tomatoes I buy taste like they used to ?”
and the short answer is they are are most likely a variety whose breeding program was designed to meet numerous criteria but “taste” wasn’t high on that list
Growing your own is the best way to rediscover those tastes and the film below shows you how to start your seeds
The latest scientific research even backs up the belief that home grown tomatoes taste better Continue reading Sowing Tomatoes