Harvest of the Month - Tomato

Carl Motsenbocker, Besse, Crystal

  • Tomatoes are the most popular home garden crop.
  • Tomatoes come in many different colors — purple, yellow, pink, green, white and even black.
  • Tomatoes continue to ripen after harvest. Place semiripe tomatoes in a breathable container with a ripe banana or apple to speed up the ripening process.

  • Excellent source of vitamins A and C.
  • Good source of vitamin K and potassium.
  • Rich in lycopene, a beneficial antioxidant.
6/30/2021 4:35:51 PM
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