Raising Healthy Tomato Plants

These seven to-dos will help you grow the best tomatoes ever.

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Keep the Fruit Off the Ground

Tomato plants need support; their stems are too weak for the heavy fruit. An age-old method is to insert a wooden stake near the base of the plant (do this when you plant), and as the plant grows, use wire ties or soft cloth to affix major stems to the stake.

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