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Increasing tomato yield

publication date: May 1, 2013
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tomatoesIn the March issue of GFM, I talked about a spacing change in my tomato hoophouse, which allowed me to plant 60 percent more plants than the previous year. Yet I was able to increase yield by 100 percent over the previous year. Now, I’m going to report on the improvements that led to the other 40 percent of my yield increase. Many of the principles can be applied to the field as well as the hoophouse, and crops besides tomatoes.


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