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Some tomatoes are more prone to cracking such as the super sweet 100. Try a crack resistant variety. Also, they will split when watered heavily after a drought as the fruit swells with water faster than the skin can stretch to accomodate it. It's so frustrating!
 

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Hey, I just read a suggestion on a gardening forum for preventing splitting in tomatoes.
Since the cracking is caused by a lot of water after a dry period, the suggestion is to root-prune just before a heavy rain is expected. This will prevent the roots from being able to take up as much moisture. The person who posted said it did reduce the cracking compared to his un -pruned plants.
I'm guessing you just slice down into the dirt around the plant.
I don't know what this does to the plant long term, say, if the deluge is followed by a long dry spell. The reduced root system may need more supplimental water from you.
It's worth a try.
 
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