Kitchen Scraps You Can Regrow

Kitchen Scraps You Can Regrow
I have a compost tumbler that I make liberal use of; however, I got to wondering if I could grow food from veggie scraps. Most of us have rooted an avocado pit with mixed results, but can you take the tops of carrots and grow them? I had to try. Water Propagating Veggies from Scraps Vegetable prices at the supermarket seem to just keep going up and up. I do grow veggies outside in the garden but was curious if rooting vegetable parts left over would even work. A little online research revealed that there are around 25 foods that you can root and will provide you with food all over again. This fun fact left me full of ideas and my next salad provided me with plenty of potential ‘victims.’  I keep basil indoors in the winter so I have a fresh batch of the pungent leaves but … Read More