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Tomatoes are a popular backyard vegetables. Learn what they need most to grow to their fullest potential.
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Prepare the crostini, goat cheese mixture, and tomato-watermelon mixture ahead of time, and it will just take a few minutes to assemble this tasty appetizer just before serving.
Number of Servings: 8 Serving Size: 2 crostini Yield: 16 crostini Prep: 30 min Chill: Up to 12 hours 4 ounces goat cheese 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives 2...
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One bunch of fresh arugula, watercress, or spinach is more than you'll need for these stuffed tomato appetizers. Plan to use some of the greens to decorate the serving platter.
Yield: 20 to 24 Prep: 35 min Stand: 30 min 3/4 cup finely chopped smoked chicken or turkey 2 tablespoons finely chopped celery 1 tablespoon thinly sliced green onion 3...
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Find out what plant combinations mutually benefit each other for a successful garden.
Find out which plants mutually benefit each other for a successful garden.
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Use tomatoes, basil, and cucumbers from your garden to make a tangy bloody Mary!
Number of Servings: 2 Serving Size: 6 ounces Prep: 15 min Chill: 30 min to 1 hr 1 3/4 cups coarsely chopped heirloom or vine-ripened tomatoes (3 to 4 medium tomatoes) 5...
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Everything you need to know to grow your own tomatoes this year!
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Here are the top 10 new product offerings from W. Atlee Burpee & Co.
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I've been making salsa all week and the tomatoes keep coming. The crop was slow to ripen during the cool, wet August and September. Now it's October and I have a bumper crop! We love salsa,...
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Find out what some readers are doing with their late tomatoes this year.
Find out what some readers are doing with their late tomatoes this year.
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Believe it or not, many tomatoes are different now than they used to be
When your grandma canned tomatoes, she probably didn’t need to add anything else in the jar to keep the food safe. Tomatoes were more acidic then than they are now, which naturally killed any...

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