Re: [tomato] Red Mulch

Richard Yarnell (
Thu, 19 Feb 1998 09:57:31 -0800

At least one of those experiments was done at UC Davis, I believe.  And I
think similar experiments were reported in OGF several years ago.  Check
your library for back issues.

>I have had great success with black plastic mulch for my tomatoes.  I was
>wondering if anyone out there had tried red/orange plastic as mulch.  Many
>of the ads for it claim to increase harvest by a great deal.  Does that
>actually take place?  Is it worth messing around with?  Thanks...
>Keith M. Warman 
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