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Growing Food Indoors, Vegetables for Homes & Apartments
Food production

Food & Greens can be grown easily indoors - here's how!

...sprouts grown in a south facing window can provide healthy edibles in a matter of weeks, follow our simple instructions and enjoy fresh food at home. Growing sprouts indoors at home Sprouts are germinated seeds, which is just the beginning growth of a seed; they are extremely healthy and some go from seed to ready ...

Shaded vegetable garden success
Food production

Growing vegetables in the shade

...sprouts: I have successfully grown brussels sprouts in 4-5 hours of sun as well. Again, they did not do nearly as well as those that were planted in full sun, but they did produce beautiful & tasty (if not somewhat smaller) brussels sprouts that I was thrilled to harvest, eat and serve! Winter squash: This is another...

Climate change impact of diet
Lifestyle and environment

how your diet affects climate change

...sprouts - whereas asparagus requires almost 2,000 litres per kg, or about 8 times as much. Cooking with millet instead of rice Millet has been referred to as 'the new quinoa'. Once considered to be little more than bird food in western societies, it has graduated to being a trendy superstar grain. Millet has been a...

How to organize food in your fridge to make it last longer
Lifestyle and environment

Fridge organization - how to optimize fridges to reduce food waste (and why it matters)

...sprouts Cabbage Carrots Cauliflower Cucumbers Eggplant Leafy greens Lettuce Okra Parsley Peas Peppers Spinach Squash Sweet potatoes Watercress Watermelon It should be no surprise then that in Canada, the most prominently wasted foods are vegetables, accounting for 30% , followed by f...