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How to grow microgreens at home (it’s easier than you think)

How to grow microgreens at home(it’s easier than you think) So, what are microgreens and why should you consider growing them at home? Microgreens are simply young vegetable greens, harvested about 7-10 days after planting. As a result of being harvest so early, they have incredibly high nutrient levels (up to 40x higher than mature veg). They also normally have more intense tastes and delicate textures than mature veg. Some of the most popular varieties

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micro kale

What are Microgreens & why should you eat them?

What are Microgreens & why should you eat them? Let’s keep it really simple, microgreens are just young plants! Between 7-21 days old to be precise. Why are they harvested early?  At this early stage, the plants are packed full of nutrients and energy to fuel their growth into full-grown plants. So by harvesting early, you’re getting a lot of nutrients packed into a much smaller size. The same goes for the taste, micros typically

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microgreens growing under led lights

How to grow microgreens at home (it’s easier than you think)

How to grow microgreens at home(it’s easier than you think) So, what are microgreens and why should you consider growing them at home? Microgreens are simply young vegetable greens, harvested about 7-10 days after planting. As a result of being harvest so early, they have incredibly high nutrient levels (up to 40x higher than mature veg). They also normally have more intense tastes and delicate textures than mature veg. Some of the most popular varieties

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micro kale

What are Microgreens & why should you eat them?

What are Microgreens & why should you eat them? Let’s keep it really simple, microgreens are just young plants! Between 7-21 days old to be precise. Why are they harvested early?  At this early stage, the plants are packed full of nutrients and energy to fuel their growth into full-grown plants. So by harvesting early, you’re getting a lot of nutrients packed into a much smaller size. The same goes for the taste, micros typically

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