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Are Microgreens Sustainable?

Since I’ve started growing microgreens, people have questioned whether growing them is sustainable. Today I’ll look at some of the arguments for this. Are microgreens sustainable? Microgreens are more sustainable than crops grown to maturity on large industrial farms that use pesticides and chemicals as inputs, and are often transported hundreds of miles to market. […]

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Hydroponic Microgreens: How To Grow Microgreens Without Soil

Want to grow microgreens without dealing with messy soil? Growing hydroponically could be your solution. How can you grow microgreens without soil?  If you want to start growing microgreens hydroponically at home, you just need a few basic supplies like trays, growing medium, lighting, nutrient solution, and seeds. ​To grow microgreens hydroponically on a commercial scale, you’ll […]

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Best Growing Medium For Microgreens

​We currently grow ​our microgreens exclusively in soil. But I decided to do some research to see if there was a better growing medium that I should be considering. What’s the best growing medium for microgreens? There’s a reason that the vast majority of microgreens growers choose to use soil. It produces the best product, the highest […]

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30 Of The Best Microgreens Recipes Ideas

Microgreens are a super versatile food that you can incorporate into your diet in a bunch of different ways. They don’t just add an extra pop of color to your dishes, but they taste great too! Add microgreens to your salads or wraps for some extra crunch. They’re great blended into smoothies and juices as well. Wheatgrass and […]

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Microgreens Business: How To Grow Microgreens For Profit

​Microgreens are one of the most profitable crops you can grow. They can be grown in a small space and can sell for $50 per pound or more​, making them an ideal crop for small farms and urban growers. In an area as small as a shipping container, garage, or basement you could potentially be earning six […]

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How To Grow Sunflower Microgreens Fast And Easy

Looking to get started with growing microgreens at home? Sunflowers are a great way to start. These microgreens have a sweet nutty flavor and a thick crunchy texture to them. Plus they’re easy and inexpensive to grow! Sunflowers are a great microgreen to start with, even if you’re brand new to gardening. You can easily grow microgreens […]

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How To Grow Microgreens: The Ultimate Guide

So you want to ​learn how to grow microgreens? Perhaps you’re looking to start ​a microgreens business that you can earn a part or even full-time income from. Or maybe you’re just want to grow microgreens at home as a way to add some more healthy greens to your diet. Whatever your reasons for growing microgreens is, […]

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Complete List of Main Types of Microgreens You Can Grow

​Do you want to try growing microgreens, but you aren’t sure what variety to grow​ first? In this article, we’ll look at some of the common types of microgreens that you can ​grow​. I’ll talk a bit about their taste and texture and what it takes to grow each of them. ​Article Navigation ​See Inside Our […]

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What Are Microgreens And What Are The Health Benefits?

If you’re looking to add some extra nutrition to your diet, microgreens are a great place for you to start. What are microgreens and what are their health benefits? Microgreens are vegetables or herbs that are harvested just after they’ve sprouted and produced their first set of true leaves. They’re used by chefs in dishes for both their […]

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