Loving seeing those beautiful red, yellow, and green colors? Well, you’re in luck – we are fast approaching tomato season! Whether you enjoy fried green tomatoes or waiting for them to turn that beautiful deep red color if you love tomatoes, check out the University of Illinois Extension’s upcoming program, Harvesting a Rainbow of Tomatoes.

If you are wondering what you will do with all those beautiful tomatoes or are simply interested in finding out why tomatoes are good for you, check out this webinar. We will discuss why tomatoes are a healthy addition to your diet, buying, storing, and preparing various tomatoes during this session, plus receive tasty recipes to add variety to your seasonal favorites.

This virtual workshop, Harvesting a Rainbow of Tomatoes! will be held Thursday, August 26, 2021, from 1:00 – 3:00 PM. To receive your Zoom link to join, preregister before Tuesday, August 24, 2021. For more information on this program, or if you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please contact our office at (815) 235-4125, or visit us online at go.illinois.edu/jsw.

Diane Reinhold is a University of Illinois Extension, Nutrition and Wellness Educator and registered dietitian. For more about upcoming programming on nutrition and wellness, visit go.illinois.edu/jsw or call (815) 235-4125.

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