POSTED: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 9:58pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 1:02pm
Jacksonville Tx (KETK) — The city of Jacksonville is planning to test its tomato prowess against out of state foes.
Crystal Springs, Mississippi also prides itself on its tomatoes connoisseurship
So the chambers of commerce in both cities are working out the details on a contest to find out who has the biggest and best tasting tomatoes.
As of right now, the initial plans are the hold the event at a neutral site, Shreveport, Louisiana, at the end of May, before both cities' Tomato Fest in June.
Both communities are confident they will come out victorious, but they also hope an event such as this will lead to more joint endeavors between the two tomato toting towns.