Colorado Tomatoes in the spotlight
The Colorado Proud program part of the the Department of Agriculture highlights local produce and products every month. They're turning the spotlight in June on tomatoes.
"We grow them both outside as well as undercover in greenhouses and under other protection."
Wendy White with the Colorado Department of Ag says one way to really appreciate Colorado tomatoes is to make yourself an Italian grilled cheese and tomato sandwich.
The recipe from Chef Jason Morse can be found at www.coloradoproud.org.
And if you're wondering where to pick up some super fresh tomatoes...
"Our Colorado Farm Fresh Directory is now available."