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Free Tomato Plants Given Out So People Grow Edible Gardens

If Monday’s beautiful sunshine wasn’t enough, there was some other encouragement to start your garden. Libby Wyrum, of Gardens of Eagan, was handing out free tomato plants in downtown Minneapolis.

06/03/2013

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Iowa Company Issues 3-State Tomato Recall

An Iowa grower is recalling grape tomatoes distributed in stores in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan because they may contain salmonella.

08/08/2012

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Good Question: Is The Fridge A Saver Or A Spoiler?

Some things are obvious: meat, eggs and milk go in the refrigerator. Other things are controversial: Tomatoes, bread, apples and peanut butter. So, the question is: To refrigerate or not to refrigerate?

05/03/2012

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Bite Of MN: Tomato And Avocado Tuna Melt

It wasn’t until a recent trip to Arizona that I had my first tuna melt. Being that I had only eaten packaged tuna in cold dishes, I was a bit hesitant to try tuna warmed.

03/05/2012

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Bite Of Minnesota: Tomato, Basil And Feta Crepes

On a recent trip to La Crosse, Wisconsin, I had brunch at The Root Note and dined on a fresh tomato, basil, and feta crepe with a drizzle of balsamic vinegar. Not only was this crepe delicious, but it was seasonal as well.

09/20/2011

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Tomato Shortage Not As Big Of A Deal In Minnesota

Minnesotans may have heard there is somewhat of a tomato shortage across the nation because tomatoes in Florida and Mexico froze this winter. However, it may not be as bad here in Minnesota.

03/04/2011