by Tim Baker, NW Region Horticulture Specialist, University of Missouri Extension
After you’ve selected your tomato variety and planted it, taking care not to over fertilize it, you now need to think about how you will care for your future bountiful harvest. Needless to say, if you don’t care for the plants properly, you won’t have a bountiful harvest.
First of all, you will need to stake your plants. Now