Exploring the Versatile and Colorful World of Tomatoes

One of the most popular end-of-growing season contests are the tomato taste contests held around the country.

The folks at Earthly Delights farm in Northwest Boise added a twist to their tomato contest, designating certain categories for their recent competition: sweetest, tangiest, prettiest, weirdest and overall best. Tomatoes grow differently in different parts of the world, even different parts of the Valley, and of course tastes differ. Popularity of tomato varieties changes, too, but many winners and losers appear so regularly that they’re no surprise.

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