Need To Garden & Eat Organically

Now, It’s Actually Fun To Start Tomatoes From Seed

by Polly Garden Recipes

Now, it’s actually fun to start tomatoes from seed. Anybody who gardens has got to get excited about watching the first sprouts poke through the soil and slowly uncurl into baby tomato plants. Unless you plant from seed, your tomatoes will taste just like every other tomato grown on your block. Growing  tomatoes from seed […]

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Green Your Plate With Chinese Cabbage

by Polly Garden Recipes

Green your plate with Chinese cabbage if you enjoy the crisp taste of lettuce but are looking for something with a little more zip. This multipurpose green is as tasty enjoyed fresh in salads as it is boiled or steamed, stir-fried, or shredded for slaw. It is easy to grow in spring. When it comes […]

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4 Powerful Reasons to Grow & Eat Tomatoes for Diabetic

by Polly Garden Recipes

Here are 4 powerful reasons to grow and eat tomatoes for diabetic: *1.   It’s a get-skinny food. The tomato may be poised to become a star in the weight loss world.. A team at Reading University has found that eating tomatoes leaves one feeing satisfied, suppresses the urge to snack, and also helps one […]

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Labor Of Love: New Purple Tomato Variety

by Polly Garden Recipes

Labor of love: New purple tomato variety called “Indigo Rose” has the highest levels of antioxidants and anthocyanins in its fruit. This new tomato was bred to contain higher than normal levels of antioxidants. Like so many stories in the history of fruit breeding, the origin and development of Oregon State University’s (OSU) purple tomato […]

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Sweet Onions. Grow, Add To Your Plate To Lose Weight!

by Polly Garden Recipes

Sweet Onions. Grow, add to your plate to lose weight. Due to their natural richness of chromium. sweet onions help stimulate weight loss.  Providing the body with chromium, onions help us feel more energized and fuller for longer periods of time. This,  in turn, allows us to comfortably restrict our caloric intake.  

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