Time to start the vegetable garden! Dale K. shows you what need to know about growing Minnesota's iconic backyard veggie and important ingredient in the summer time sandwich favorite, the BLT.GARDEN GUY'S TOMATO TIPSTypes:Determinate tomatoes: Stop producing fruitIndeterminate: Keep producingGrafted tomatoes: Disease resistant, abundant growthsHeirloom: Open pollinationHybrid: Cross between 2 varietiesWhen:Grow them now! But keep them indoors. For outside planting, the soil temperature should be 55 degrees, so you may need to hold off until June.Pro tip:Tomatoes thrive on compost in the ground. Tomato Maker fertilizer is calcium-fortified and can be added to the soil as well.
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