Get to Know Colorado Tomatoes, Inside and Out
Colorado's plentiful sunshine is perfect for growing tomatoes outside, or in! In fact, tomatoes are grown under more than one million square feet of glass or other protection in Colorado. Choose tomatoes with bright, shiny skins and firm flesh. Tomatoes taste best if not refrigerated. Store at room temperature away from direct sunlight. Tomatoes are very low in sodium, high in Vitamins A and C and a good source of potassium. Look for Colorado tomatoes at your local grocery store, farmers market or at restaurants across the state.