Melons and Tomatoes – To Seed or Not to Seed …… Or to Transplant?

Many vegetables, particular tomatoes, lettuce and cabbage are grown on vast scales within the Central Valley of California. Rather than being sown, they are transplanted after starting life in a controlled environment, or greenhouse. Our Nuffield group spent the morning with Westside Transplants at their Firebaugh depot near Fresno to find out more.