Orleans Gardener Tries Grafting for a Healthier Tomato Plant
We've all heard of grafting grape and apple plants. But tomatoes? This week on the Local Food Report, Elspeth Hay talks with Orleans gardener Joe Leghorn about his quest for the perfect tomato. This year he grafted 96 disease resistant tomato rootstock plants with tomato seedlings grown for their fruit qualities.
You can read more about tomato grafting on Elspeth's blog, Diary of a Locavore.
This story originally aired on June 12, 2014.