Top 6 Benefits of Growing Your Own Food at Home

Top 6 Benefits of Growing Your Own Food at Home

Starting your home garden
Over the last few years, there has been a surge in the popularity of growing your own food. In many instances, this trend has been fuelled by concerns about climate change, rising food costs, 'air miles', and the simple desire for fresh, healthy, 'real' food. It is probably no coincidence that this has occurred during a time of global economic crisis. Although growing some of your own food won't solve your financial worries, any gardener will tell you that gardening makes you happy and, keep you sane. Add to that fun, sense of satisfaction, and utter joy that eating something you have grown yourself brings and it is no wonder so many people are giving it a go. This trend is probably here to stay. Apart from the fact that…
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What are the best foods to grow to save money?

What are the best foods to grow to save money?

Gardening Tips
Growing your own produce at home instead of buying it from a market or supermarket is good for both, your nutrition and your food budget. In this post, we will talk about what are the best crops to grow at home that will save money on your grocery bills. Is gardening to save money possible? The quick answer is yes if you grow the right crops. Of course, there are plenty of other benefits to gardening, such as spending time in nature and eating healthy. When choosing what to grow, you should look for plants that aren't prone to pests and diseases, that you have the space for, that your family enjoys eating, and that are easier to grow. Here is a list of vegetables, fruits, and herbs that are…
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