A tomato is a perishable food item.
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Tomatoes can be used as bait in traps to capture mice, rabbits, and rats.
Tomatoes can be eaten, providing the player with some positive effects, however these will become negative the longer it's left to perish.
|Dangerous, will cause sickness.|
Tomatoes can be preserved to extend its lifespan by using a jar.
Tomatoes are a cooking ingredient.
Tomatoes are often found in refrigerators and grocery displays.
Tomatoes can be grown by farming with tomato seeds.
From farming.txt (Project Zomboid directory/media/scripts/)
Type = Food,
DisplayName = Tomato,
Icon = Tomato,
Weight = 0.2,
HungerChange = -12,
ThirstChange = -15,
DaysFresh = 4,
DaysTotallyRotten = 12,
EvolvedRecipe = Soup:12;Stew:12;Pie:12;Stir fry:12;Sandwich:6;Burger:6;Salad:12;Roasted Vegetables:12;RicePot:12;RicePan:12;PastaPot:12;PastaPan:12,
FoodType = Vegetables,
Carbohydrates = 3.53,
Proteins = 1.29,
Lipids = 0.21,
Calories = 14,