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Plant your Tomatoes this Labour Weekend!

Posted by Holly Jean Brooker on

I say Toe-may-toe, you say Toh-mah-toe Tomatoes are an amazing “superfood”, full of vitamins and minerals, as well as lycopene (a carotenoid) which has incredible heart-disease and cancer-preventing benefits.  They can be eaten in so many ways; raw, cooked, fried, boiled, mashed, whole, sliced. In fact, tomatoes can be eaten in so many ways I could write a book about the usefulness and benefits of the simple tomato. Tomatoes are an absolute top pick for home gardeners, due to their versatility in cooking, but even more so as the cost saving benefits of growing tomatoes are huge.  If a plant...

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