Tomato Research


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Position Announcement - Center Director Greeneville, 7/12/2019

Answers to Farmers’ Questions, 10/22/2016

In Knoxville, Meet Dennis Deyton, Department of Plant Sciences, 3/16/2016

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Home Tomato Production 
UT Extension shares tips that can enhance the quality of the tomatoes you grow in your garden.


 

Recent Publications

Thermal protection of spring tomatoes in high tunnels.  Leib, B. G., Z. Emery, A. L. Wszelaki, J. L. Moore, D. M. Butler, M. Zheng, T. Grant, and W. C. Wright.  2020.  University of Tennessee - Extension, Knoxville, TN, (draft).

Applications of Abscisic Acid and Increasing Concentrations of Calcium Affect the Partitioning of Mineral Nutrients between Tomato Leaf and Fruit Tissue Barickman, T. C., D. A. Kopsell, and C. E. Sams.  2019.  Horticulturae, 2019,5,49: 1-11. [Abstract]

Grafted tomato field trials to inform non-commercial grower decisions.  Bumgarner, N. R.  2019.  HortScience.

Grow It: Cherry tomatoes.  Bumgarner, N. R.  2019.  UT Extension SP-810-B.

Potential of acidified sodium benzoate as an alternative wash solution of cherry tomatoes: changes of quality, background microbes, and inoculated pathogens during storage at 4 and 21°C post-washing Chen, H., Y. Zhang, and Q. Zhong.  2019.  Food Microbiology, 82: 111-118.

Comparison of conventional and organic fungicides, application intervals, and cultivars to manage tomato early blight, 2018.  Hansen, Z. R.  2019.  Plant Disease Management Reports, 13:V003.

Comparison of conventional and organic fungicides, application intervals, and cultivars to manage tomato early blight in Tennessee.  Hansen, Z. R.  2019.  American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting.

Eat It: Cherry Tomatoes (English Language Version).  Johnson, K. B., J. L. Burney, L. E. Fuller, and J. Ferguson.  2019.  Extension Publication, SP 812-B.

Eat It: Cherry Tomatoes (Spanish Language Version).  Johnson, K. B., J. L. Burney, L. E. Fuller, and J. Ferguson.  2019.  Extension Publication, SP 813-B.

Auxin regulates adventitious root formation in tomato cuttings L. Guan, R. Tayengwa, Z. Cheng, W. A. Peer, A. S. Murphy, and M. Zhao.  2019.  BMC Plant Biology, 19(1):435.

Research and outreach on grafted tomatoes directed to non-commercial producers in the southeast.  Bumgarner, N. R.  2018.  HortScience, 53: S21.

Cherry tomatoes.  Bumgarner, N. R.  2018.  Tennessee Gardener.