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#408771 Feb 20th, 2021 at 08:08 AM
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I moved to Ecuador 3.5 years ago and have failed at growing tomatoes the entire time. I own a pizzería and the gola was to provide the produce, or at least a portion of it for the restaurant. Basil and some pepper varieties are the only successes I have had. My tomato plants look healthy but when they start to produce fruit they fail. I started off chemical free and have slowly added chemicals to deal with pests and mold but they haven't effected the results at all.[img]https://photos.app.goo.gl/3GCQw1kKCHhnwM766[/img]


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You have 'Blossom end rot'....read this:

https://www.canr.msu.edu/resources/blossom_end_rot_tip_sheet


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Godofpie #408779 Feb 21st, 2021 at 02:08 PM
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My tomatoes used to get blossom end rot. I added lime to the soil before planting for several years. Now I crush up egg shells and put in each hole as I plant. It took care of it.





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