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Should your diet include microgreens?

One type of vegetable popular with healthcare-minded celebrities is what’s called microgreens. What are they, and should you even consider adding them to your diet? Micro what? The clever name “microgreens” is simply a catchy marketing name. Actually, they’re something that any backyard gardener should be well familiar with. They’re simply leafy greens harvested at an earlier stage in their development than usual, less than two weeks after the seedlings have germinated. The leaves are still tiny thus, the name microgreens [...]