Can tomato plants be placed beside potato plants?

Answer On One Hand: Pests May Feast on BothAccording to Golden Harvest Organics, you should not plant potatoes and tomatoes next to each other. They are members of the nightshade family, and are therefore... Read More »

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Are Potato Plants Ravaged by Potato Bugs Salvageable?

Potato bugs--also known as Colorado potato beetles--are small, black and yellow striped beetles that can do incredible damage to potato plants. According to the University of Kentucky Department of... Read More »

How many tomato plants will a Tomato-tone fertilize?

One 4-lb. bag of Tomato-tone will fertilize four tomato plants. Mix 3 tbsp. of Tomato-tone per plant into the soil, plant, then feed each tomato plant 3 tbsp. of Tomato-tone after 10 to 14 days. Fe... Read More »

What Keeps Tomato Worms Off of Your Tomato Plants?

Many pests afflict tomato plants and confound gardeners, professional and amateur alike. Tomato worms are some of the most common and most destructive of these pests. Fortunately, they are easily c... Read More »

How many tomato plants will Tomato-tone fertilize?

When using Tomato-tone, an organic patented plant food, the recommendation is to apply 3 lbs. per 50 square feet. As vine tomatoes require on average 1 square foot per plant, this would effectivel... Read More »