Spinach – A small amount of pesticide can turn this superfood into a nightmare for your health

‘’I’m Popeye the Sailor Man, I’m strong to the finich Cause I eats me spinach I’m Popeye the Sailor man‘’ Yeah, we all do remember this song! One of our earliest memories of spinach is of our favorite cartoon show ‘Popeye the Sailor Man’. As one may recall, when faced with troubles, the sailor would Read more about Spinach – A small amount of pesticide can turn this superfood into a nightmare for your health[…]

Lettuce – for Good Luck and Good Health

Did you know that the Chinese word for “fortune” is ‘Cai’? The same word ‘Cai’ is also a part of the Chinese name for Lettuce, ‘Sheng Cai’. Chinese believe that lettuce brings good luck. In the traditional Chinese New Year lion dance or ‘Cai Ching’, people hold out lettuce leaves tied to envelopes containing money Read more about Lettuce – for Good Luck and Good Health[…]

Always believed plants can not grow outside of soil? It’s time for reality check. We grow them in all sort of media – even your basic household cleaning sponge.

Plants can grow without soil. This fact comes as a surprise to most but is true. In our experiments, we have grown plants in varied mediums including strange ones like old newspapers, cotton, sponge.  The image below shows a coriander sapling that we have germinated in common household cleaning sponge. Notice the growth of multiple Read more about Always believed plants can not grow outside of soil? It’s time for reality check. We grow them in all sort of media – even your basic household cleaning sponge.[…]