Growing tomatoes can be challenging for both new and experienced gardeners alike. There are over 50 plant diseases that can affect tomato gardens, but with a little helpful advice, healthy tomatoes can be easy to grow and the results are delicious.
(PRWEB) January 16, 2013
TomatoDiseaseHelp.com just launched a new resource to help gardening enthusiasts grow healthy tomatoes. The forum will call together experts and hobbyists alike to share and contribute knowledge on how to diagnose tomato problems and what methods to control and prevent them.
The revered tomato is one of the most beloved garden favorites. The ones in the store never quite taste the same as the one that is home grown. However, the success of these are not to be taken lightly. They are vulnerable to disease and require specific conditions to grow in. Tomatoes are good fresh, dried, cooked, in sauce, salads or toppings. The satisfaction of a healthy tomato harvest is something to celebrate.
The people behind TomatoDiseaseHelp.com invite both the novice and the veteran farmer to share their knowledge, questions and experiences in a convenient online environment. The website is dedicated to helping members achieve a successful growing experience by offering 5 forums for registered users and access to an expert gardener. The editor states, "Growing tomatoes can be challenging for both new and experienced gardeners alike. There are over 50 plant diseases that can affect tomato gardens, but with a little helpful advice, healthy tomatoes can be easy to grow and the results are delicious." The plant diseases, their causes and treatments are listed in completion.
If gardeners have a problem with their tomato crop, the website teaches how to identify the disease. Photographs and clear descriptions help the reader understand what diseases, their tomatoes are prone to. The importance of knowing what diseases are specific to one's local is also emphasized. Advice is available for the proper products and how to correctly use them to treat the plant. Prevention is fostered by teaching proper techniques for tomato gardening and how to avoid future problems with the right products.
"Our goal is to create the most helpful resource possible for growing disease free tomatoes. We want to create not just an informative site, but a community where gardeners can share their experiences and develop new and improved techniques." Easy to navigate the site invites visitors to register for free and establish a profile. They are welcomed with comprehensive information and support. As the site lacks the intimidation of a scientific agricultural textbook, it includes a complete platform necessary to harvest a complete and healthy tomato crop. This online community educates and encourages as it brings people with varied backgrounds together to grow and share.
TomatoDiseaseHelp.com is a nationwide service accepting members free of charge. For more information, visit http://tomatodiseasehelp.com.