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Attack Looming on Ohio’s Tomatoes

12:00AM
July
6, 2009

As tomato plants are being removed from K-Marts, Wal-Marts and Home Depots in all the New England states, Ohio tomato growers are on alert. The reason is the emergence of a virulent pathogen that can destroy acres of crops at a time.

Shocked tomatoes lose their skins

12:00AM
July
11, 2007

Researchers at Ohio State University found a new way to peel fruits and vegetables by placing them in an electric current. The discovery could make the food processing industry cleaner and more efficient.