One Man’s Genius Idea Grows Him An Amazing Bumper Tomato Crop

This post outlines a great way to grow an abundance of tomatoes quickly, relying on their thirst for water. The materials needed for this tomato cage are found easily at a local hardware and gardening store.

The tomatoes were planted around what looks like a plastic garbage can and surrounded by a wire cage, along with some compost in the garbage can.

Once set up the tomato plants did not need too much maintenance. The pictures in this article showcase the evidence for this amazing technique for growing healthy tomato plants. More via Bumper Tomato Crop

Note: The biggest issue I see is with harvesting. From the pictures the plant growth is so heavy, “finding” the tomatoes could be a problem!

The video below from John at GrowingYourGreens looks at different types of tomato cages.