Executive chef Christiaan Campbell and Boschendal’s horticulturist and food garden manager Megan McCarthy talk about how best to grow and enjoy tomatoes. Christiaan: Tomatoes are at their best mid to late summer. I’m very passionate about where our food comes from and obviously the health of the soil. The tomatoes are picked here at Boschendal […]

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Q.: Can excess fruit acids affect your joints? I eat lots of tomatoes and am getting pains in my hands and knees – could they be the cause? Oliver DR SANDI NYE REPLIES: Thanks for an interesting question. The short answer is yes. Excess fruit, and other dietary-source acids, are capable of affecting the joints. […]

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