Ted’s Tips: Raise Delicious South Jersey Tomatoes

Tips For Raising Fabulous South Jersey Tomatoes With a few fundamental factors in place, anyone can raise great tomatoes in their South Jersey garden. SUNLIGHT: The first fundamental is sunlight, preferably a minimum of 7-8 hours a day of full sun, the more the better. SPACE: Do not crowd your plants too close together. Leave 4’-5’ between…

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Growing Guide: How to Plant a Fruit Tree

How and When to Plant Your Fruit Tree and When to Harvest You can plant a fruit tree any time the ground isn’t frozen, but the best times are early Spring and Fall. Dig a hole large enough to hold the root system and just deep enough so that the ‘bud union” (the bulged section at the…

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Where to Plant Your Fruit Tree

Where to Plant Your Fruit Tree: There are 4 things to consider when planting a fruit tree: pollination, sunshine, soil and spacing. Pollination Trees produce fruit after the pollination of their blossoms. There are self-pollinating trees and other trees that need pollen from another variety (this usually is done by bees). In some areas there are enough fruit trees…

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