With spring comes the promise of garden tomatoes, if we’re patient. Perhaps we needn’t be as patient as in the past, though. Bushel Boy Farms in Owatonna, Minn., this week released its newest variety, a beefsteak tomato that comes mighty close in flavor and appearance to what comes off our back-yard vines. “Bushel Boy Bubbas” are grown in special greenhouses, pollinated by bees, then ripened and shipped on the vine to stores within about 24 hours of being picked. They’re available in most Twin Cities grocery stores.
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