Try something different next year. Plant German Striped Cavern Tomatoes. At harvest pop out the center (very easy) and stuff them with your favorite meatloaf recipe. Serve on a bed of cooked brown rice, with Bright Lights Chard, and onions. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes. It makes a colorful fall presentation for any meal.
Frosty days need Hearty Stews. Ingredients: Meat (or not), carrots, onions, potatoes, tomatoes, pepper, salt, liquid smoke, other warming spices like cayenne. Dumplings on top optional. If you make dumplings add parsley.
Strawberries Require deep, rich bed Good plants, some varieties require fertilization Decide if you want one season or everbearing plants At the end of the season cut them near to ground, but do nut cut the crown Cover bed in spring with new straw or manure to keep soil cool and damp, free of weeds.