Ask Tom: Late Blight on Tomatoes

Ask Tom: Late Blight on Tomatoes

Dear Tom – How do you still have tomatoes in the fall? My plants went down with late blight. — Frustrated Frustrated – For years the only reliable organic solution to late blight (Phytophthora infestans) was spraying copper and growing in a greenhouse or...
Ask Ruth: Garlic Planting

Ask Ruth: Garlic Planting

Dear Ruth, I heard that the time to plant garlic is in the fall. If that’s true, how do I plant it? Roger Asheville, NC     Dear Roger, I planted a number of different garlic cultivars last fall. It was quite a thrill to harvest three different kinds of...