28 Apr '12, 10pm

How to Grow Perfect Tomatoes | Care2 Healthy Living

How to Grow Perfect Tomatoes | Care2 Healthy Living

My friends, perfect tomatoes are not those red tasteless orbs for sale at your local national grocery chain store, however nice they look . The most perfect tomato is the one you’re going to grow in your garden this summer and is defined by its taste and texture : It is juicy, acidic, flavorful, maybe even spicy, and a whole different tomato from store-bought fare. How are you going to grow that tomato? Follow the guidelines below. Water Never spray water on tomato leaves because it encourages disease; rather, water deeply at the base of each plant once every 4-6 days. Watering too much and too regularly makes for weak plants and mealy, tasteless tomatoes and can encourage tomato diseases. There is a method of water management for tomato growing called the dry farm method, which is to water tomato plants regularly until a certain point, and then to stop watering completely...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/how-to-grow-perfect-toma...

Tweets

perfect choice

perfect choice

proudduck.com 30 Apr '12, 4am

Then I needed a restock, so I tried their new range KAO Laurier Perfect Comfort. Oh god, even better! It’s even slimmer ye...

Facing Uncertainty - Book Giveaway! | Care2 Healthy Living

Facing Uncertainty - Book Giveaway! | Care2 Hea...

care2.com 28 Apr '12, 2pm

We are giving away a copy of Living Fully: Finding Joy in Every Breath by Shyalpa Tenzin Rinpoche. Check out this excerpt ...

Blind Pooch Gets Guide Dog | Care2 Healthy Living

Blind Pooch Gets Guide Dog | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 29 Apr '12, 9pm

A blind Golden Retriever was experiencing regular seizures , and when struck by them would lose control of his bowels. A b...

What Ayurveda is NOT | Care2 Healthy Living

What Ayurveda is NOT | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 27 Apr '12, 6pm

Ayurveda is not a magic bullet. It is not a one-size-fits-all system of healing. And though it does have herbal and lifest...

Chris Brown Selling Pit Bull Puppies for $1,000...

care2.com 28 Apr '12, 2pm

Chris Brown has a number of pit bull puppies for sale at $1,000 each . SPCALA has said he is breeding and selling them, an...

How to Grow Sprouts | Care2 Healthy Living

How to Grow Sprouts | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 22 Apr '12, 9pm

There are many health and environmental reasons to grow your own sprouts (check out my article for 10 reasons ). While you...

Ayurvedic Anti-Ageing Formula | Care2 Healthy Living: The modern science are engaged in researching the products...

Ayurvedic Anti-Ageing Formula | Care2 Healthy L...

care2.com 27 Apr '12, 3pm

by Dr. Ram Mani Bhandari , Contributor to Ayurveda on Allthingshealing.com The modern sciences are engaged in researching ...

6 Weird & Wonderful Houses (Slideshow) | Care2 Healthy Living

6 Weird & Wonderful Houses (Slideshow) | Care2 ...

care2.com 28 Apr '12, 11pm

For these homeowners, a house isn’t just a place to rest your head — it’s also a piece of art itself. Check out some amazi...

How to grow tomatoes: By Tom OderThu, Apr 26 2012 at 9:51 AM EST YOU SAY TOMATO: Tomatoes are the most popular v...

How to grow tomatoes: By Tom OderThu, Apr 26 20...

mnn.com 26 Apr '12, 1pm

Tomatoes can be planted outdoors in well-draining soil after the danger of frost has passed. To perform their best, tomato...

The Benefits of Intuitive Eating | Care2 Healthy Living

The Benefits of Intuitive Eating | Care2 Health...

care2.com 26 Apr '12, 1pm

I had a conversation with my mother yesterday about Tuesday’s Dr. Oz. The show suggested healthy options that could satisf...

What Not to Say to Kids | Care2 Healthy Living

What Not to Say to Kids | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 05 May '12, 8pm

There are the obvious things you should never, under any circumstances …no matter how extreme, utter to your child. Things...

Menopause is a Wake-Up Call | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 04 May '12, 11pm

I have to say that starting to put the focus back on YOU is a great beginning....during the 13 mostly horrible years I spe...

More Tips for Managing Today's Stress | Care2 Healthy Living

More Tips for Managing Today's Stress | Care2 H...

care2.com 06 May '12, 5pm

In last week’s column I talked about how today’s stress is different and provided proven tips on how to de-stress in these...

Eco-Friendly Car Options

Eco-Friendly Car Options

care2.com 29 Apr '12, 8pm

To honor Earth Day, going green and living environmentally responsibly is on a lot of people’s mind. While there are a lot...

In Relationships, Undivided Attention is Necessary | Care2 Healthy

In Relationships, Undivided Attention is Necess...

care2.com 28 Apr '12, 1pm

My fiancé and I just returned from two days in Yosemite. It was a wonderful trip – despite the fact that it was raining co...