tomato and zuchini crop failures

Hello, I have a 22 year old south facing veg garden about 20 x 5′. I add 4 bags of sheep manure every spring and plant tomatoes, zucchini, lettuces, eggplant, herbs, etc., and rotate the tomatoes each year. For the…

White and black flies

I bought a tomato plant about a month ago. Recently, I have seen some black and white flies around my plant. The plant has some flowers as well. is it normal? what should i buy to get rid of them?…

Wilted leaves on tomato plant with brown patches

I have an organic heirloom yellow taxi tomato that has developed yellowing on the leaves, with brown spots in the parts that are yellowed. The leaves also seem to be curled down and are contained to the bottom half of…

late tomato blight

I have been producing tomatoes on a modest scale for 30 years in South Bruce (Teeswater). This has never been difficult until two years ago when we were hit with a an airborne late tomato blight. We were affected again…

Tomato stems

I’m new to vegetable gardening and I’ve planted some tomato plants in pots in the backyard in full sun. I’ve grown them from seeds that I saved from heirloom tomatoes from last year. The soil is new potting soil mixed…

Tomato seed issues

When my mom died I inherited her seeds, including ones for an unknown variety of beefsteak tomatoes that she and my dad had grown for years. These are seeds she had saved. I have no idea what could have happened…

School Project help

Hello, I am a high school student currently planning to grow food in my backyard as a school assignment. I would just like to get some advice with planting 8 plants including raspberries, arrowhead carrots, sugary tomatoes, rover radish, sunberries,…

Growing tomatoes, pepper and herbs in a condo

I live in a condo that receives a good amount of light and would like to grow tomatoes, peppers and herbs indoors.  Please advise me on what supplemental lighting is required and how I should set it up.  …

blk spots on tomatoes

please look at the pictures and tell me what the black dots are that on on my yellow grape tomatoes…I origianlly thought spider poop but some of the tomatoes are on the outside of the plant