Growing Microgreens

Growing Microgreens

We’ve become experts in growing microgreens in Ireland. It’s hard to find something not to love about these beautiful little plants. They are super quick to grow, require minimal amounts of effort and if you look after them, they will look after you AND repay you with interest! Each variety of microgreen is slightly different but here is a very brief rundown of how to grow microgreens. Soaking (if required) Getting water into the core of the microgreen seed is key to kick starting germination. Smaller seeds (think broccoli) Β don’t need this as much as the larger seeds (think peas). Β  Preparing your growing surface. We use coco coir for all our microgreens. Not only is it sustainable and organic, it also holds onto moisture like nothing else meaning less watering and overall happier plants. Microgreens are sown (with a few exceptions) on the very surface of the soil. This...
Denis Manzke - Jun 24, 2020
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