Using Crop Rotation To Keep Tomato Plants Healthy


| 5/26/2016 10:26:00 AM


Tags: garden, seed, planting, growing, farm, vegetables, raised beds, tomato, blight, crop rotation, Candi Johns,

Candi JohnsI am about to bust all your crop-rotating hopes and dreams.

I have bad news.

I have experience.

I have tomatoes.

I have tried rotating.

I have tried companion planting.

I have topdressed with loads of compost.

I have have amended the beds.

allandouglas
5/27/2016 5:53:32 PM

So that's why my garden suddenly hates me. I'm 5 (maybe 6, can't remember just now) years in and having trouble despite faithfully rotating every year. But my raised beds are in a 45 x 50 foot area. Maybe I need to move the whole shebang up to Snake Country (shudder). Or just grow lots of tomatoes once every 5 years? Naaaahhh... I like the mobile tomato patch idea.





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