Category Archives: Feeding Tomatoes

Over-Feeding Tomato Plants

Over-feeding is one of the easiest mistakes to make when growing tomatoes. We want them to grow as fast as possible but sometimes kill them with kindness – or we make life more difficult for them! Tomato food (mineral salts) can build-up and crystallize in the soil causing root burn. An overdose of mineral salts can send a plant into stress which is often displayed by leaf curl on the upper part of a tomato plant. Having the correct balance