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Grow Your Tomatoes Easily And Fast With Just A Bucket Of Dirt And Four Slices Of Tomatoes

Date May 23, 2019 16:56

Tomatoes are healthy vegetables loved by a lot of people. However, not everyone can grow them.

Luckily, a viral video has just shown that you may not have to make those frequent runs to the market to buy tomatoes, and all you need is within your grasp.

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The Wannabe Homesteader posted a video of how he grew and made his tomato harvest in his own house.

It's quite simple really and, frankly, interesting to see.

The man took an overripe tomato and cut it into quarter-inch thick slices and threw four of them into a pot filled with compost potting soil. Simply put, a bucket full of dirt!

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Then he sprinkled some more soil on them and set about to wait.

While waiting, all he did was water the dirt every once in a while, and within two weeks, mother nature yielded 50 or 60 sprouting seedlings!

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At this stage, he advised that it would be better to transplant the bigger stronger seedlings to other pots and suggested two seedlings per pot.

All you have to do after that is stand back and watch them grow, and you would have your steady supply of fresh tomatoes.

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It is amazing how easy it is to convert just one overripe tomato into so many more.

Most people are also faced with the problem of tomatoes riping too fast and then spoiling, but this video is an eye opener that such tomatoes do not have to go to waste.

It would surprise you that, every year, between 30 and 40 percent of food produced goes to waste in the United States, and this is a startling number.

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With simple techniques such as this, the amount of food that goes to waste can be reduced.

If you are a fan of fresh tomatoes, and you don't want to have to race to the market every time you want to cook, then follow these simple steps. They are straightforward and the whole process may even be a bit of fun!

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