[Market-farming] tomato growth

Road's End Farm organic87 at frontiernet.net
Wed Aug 22 08:37:07 EDT 2012


Too much nitrogen?

In some plants, too much N can cause large amounts of vegetative grown  
and little or no fruit. I'm not sure whether this includes peas and  
tomatoes.


-- Rivka; Finger Lakes NY, Zone 6A now I think
Fresh-market organic produce, small scale




On Aug 22, 2012, at 12:01 AM, eglatyne tds.net wrote:

> Hello all, I'm coming to you with a little problem. I just got  
> through dead heading my tomato plants, nothing fancy just off with  
> the tops. I couldn't get through the rows and they were 4' a part.   
> What can I do, lots of leavis but not much fruit and constant  
> pruning. I had the same problem with my snap peas. They grew 15'  
> tall and didn't have many pods. The peas were supose togrow only 4'  
> tall and I trellis them accordingly. The tomatoes have 8' trellises.  
> Any suggesions? Thanks so much Carol Thomas, Sweet Briar  
> _______________________________________________


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