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Coax tomatoes and peppers to maturity

May 18, 2012
Use plastic sheeting to warm the soil.

News Story

Planning now brings a good tomato season next year

Sep 7, 2018
If you had problems with blossom-end rot this year, try amending the soil with lime and changing your watering habits.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Central Oregon Vegetable Gardening

Jul 2018
A collection of articles for growing vegetables in Central Oregon. Include general information, recommendations, soil temperatures, rhubarb, potatoes, cucumbers, beets, carrots, radishes, onions, tomatoes and tomatillos.


No showers for tomatoes.

May 2014
I read not to spray tomatoes, only hydrate from the bottom. I've heard that spraying on a hot, sunny day can blister veggies. Today I replanted my starter plants; I'm aching to spray them with water because it is so hot today. Should I wait until dusk, spray all veggies but tomatoes?

By Weston Miller | Featured Question

Tips for growing big, beautiful tomatoes

Jun 5, 2015
OSU expert offers tips for success

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Tomato lovers: Grow the best by recognizing and solving common problems

Jun 9, 2017
From blossom drop to blight, tomato troubles frustrate gardeners

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Help your tomatoes stand tall with a DIY tomato cage

Jul 19, 2013
Giving tomato plants a boost can make a difference in the amount of fruit the plant produces, according to Master Gardeners trained by the Oregon State University Extension Service.

News Story

'Legend' tomato is big, early and late blight resistant

Mar 7, 2003
OSU vegetable breeders have developed a large, late blight resistant, yet early bearing tomato called “Legend.”

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Growing vegetables in the Pacific Northwest coastal region

Jul 2017
Asparagus, beets, carrots and summer squash are some of the vegetables you can grow along the coast. Learn what to watch out for in a region known for cooler temperatures.

By Sally Reill | Article

Greenhouse Tomato

Apr 2002
Varieties, Soilless, Culture, Planting o Environmental Control, Fertilizers, Pollination, Non-Pathogenic Disorders, Harvesting, Handling, Storage, Pests