Asked by: Ivelin Echeuerria
asked in category: General Last Updated: 20th January, 2020

How do you farm tomatoes commercially?

To space plants 22 inches apart in rows that are 5 feet apart requires 4,760 plants per acre. With 6-foot centers and 18 inches between plants, 4,840 plants are required per acre. Usually a single row of tomatoes is planted down the center of each plastic mulched bed.

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Also know, is tomatoes farming profitable?

Tomato farming is one of the most profitable ventures anybody can do, just make sure you do it right.

Also Know, how many boxes of tomatoes can you get per acre? Per Acre Yields On average, one acre of tomatoes will produce slightly more than 1,500 25-pound cartons, or 37,500 pounds of red, ripe fruit. About 5,000 tomato plants are required to meet this number.

how do you start a tomato farm?

Before Transplanting

  1. Two weeks before planting your tomato plants outdoors, dig into soil about 1 foot deep and mix in aged manure or compost.
  2. Harden off seedlings or transplants for a week before planting in the garden.
  3. Place tomato stakes or cages in the soil at the time of planting to avoid damaging roots later on.

How many tomatoes can you harvest from one plant?

Many people who grow tomatoes ask “How Many Tomatoes Per Plant can I get?” Most produce on average about 10 pounds of tomatoes per plant. However, according to LDSprepper by following a few tips which include getting the right tomatoes for your area you can harvest 50 to 80 pounds per plant.

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