5 Months of Home-Grown Tomatoes

We have just reached a milestone of five continuous months of fresh, organic, home-grown tomatoes without a glasshouse. Our first ripe tomato appeared on 13th December.

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As of now, we have a small bowl of tomatoes on our counter and a few more outside on some very tired looking but still living plants.

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We use a combination of sun traps, timing, compost, mulching and successive planting to maximize our production while minimizing inputs. I’ll include more details in another post.

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