PLANTING, GROWING, AND HARVESTING TOMATOES

GROWING TOMATOES Tomato plants are susceptible to pests and diseases so proper plant care is important. ARE TOMATOES A FRUIT OR A VEGETABLE? I’m sharingRead More

THE BASICS OF PLANTING AND GROWING A VEGETABLE GARDEN

VEGETABLE GARDENING FOR BEGINNERS Whether you’re a 0beginner with a single pot or an old hand planting an entire plot, ThisRead More

16 Hidden Health Benefits of Tomato Seeds

As an important part of almost all dishes, tomatoes provide many health benefits in addition to their flavoring function. InRead More

Sowing Guide for Different kind of Crops

 Every crop farmer must be aware of the specie he/she wants to cultivate, the average number of seeds, the quantityRead More

Reductions in individual plant growth sometimes boost community resilience

Tomato plants produce repellent chemicals called volatile organic compounds in response to herbivore attacks. (Stock image) Credit: © slavomir pancevacRead More

Tomatoes with enhanced antioxidant properties created with genetic engineering

(from left) Dr Wang Mingfu, Professor Chye Mee-len and Dr Liao Pan show tubes containing carotenoid extracts from S359A tomatoRead More

THE DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE PLANT-CROP PLANT FORMS

1. Shoots: Shoots target the above-ground business of the plant. Very young plants may possess only simple, undeveloped shoots. AsRead More

Classification of Crops

Classification based on life span of crops/duration of crops: 1.1 One seasonal crops: these are the kind of crops thatRead More

Crop Plant Forms

1. Monocotyledonous crops: these are   E.g. All cereals & Millets, They usually have narrow and long leaves and theyRead More

Crop Storage Methods

There are basically two methods of storage: in bags and in bulk. Bags can be stored either in the openRead More

Systems of Crop Production

Under the growing of crops, there are different systems in which crops can be cultivated which are usually practiced byRead More

Farmers Can Grow Big, Juicy Tomatoes As Gene That Makes Large, Plump Tomatoes Has Been Identified.

According to the Materials provided by PLOS, Diversity in tomato fruit weight is explained in part by a mutation inRead More

Diet rich in tomatoes cuts skin cancer in half in mice

Discovery builds on previous evidence of cancer-prevention benefits Source: Ohio State University Summary: Daily tomato consumption appeared to cut theRead More