My tomato plants shriveled up at the ends and stopped growing. They are planted at the edge of my lawn and my neighbor's yard. I had to put in all new plants. The new ones seem to be fine. Could this because I planted them too soon (beginning of May when we had excessive winds and a lot of rain or are they picking up weed killer that may have been put down in my neighbor's yard)?
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The early planting could have affected the growing tips if it got too cold, but should otherwise not be a problem. Make sure they are in well-draining soil and give them a boost of balanced fertilizer. I would pinch out the dead ends. Should the plants be suffering from overspray, this article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/herbicide-plant-damage.htm