Tomato production 101: Distinctions beyond the “fruit or vegetable” debate

Jul 22 2021


The American public has long debated whether the tomato is a vegetable or a fruit. This results in an uneasy truce: botanically, it’s considered a fruit, but practically, it’s lumped in with vegetables. Despite the long-standing identity crisis of this beloved BLT ingredient, consumption remains high. And tomatoes are delicious and nutritious no matter how […]



Source: Sustainable, Secure Food Blog