Crop of the Week: Tomatoes

Fruit or Vegetable? Commonly, we think of “fruit” as sweet – apples, bananas, strawberries. But botanically speaking, “fruit” includes many foods that we think of as vegetables (due largely to taste and culinary usage) – cucumbers, bell peppers, wheat grains, avocados – and the majestic tomato. The fruit vs. vegetable argument even led to legal…