Does growing Wheatgrass under tube lights impact its nutritional value compared to other growth methods, and if so, how?
While natural sunlight provides a broad spectrum of light, including valuable UV rays, modern grow lights can be finely tuned to replicate these essential light wavelengths. When Wheatgrass is cultivated under controlled conditions with well-calibrated grow lights, its nutritional value can be comparable to that of Wheatgrass grown outdoors in natural sunlight. Outdoor growth under sunlight harmonizes all three essential elements: fire (sun), earth (soil), and water, contributing to robust growth and a potentially nutrient-rich profile. For individuals unable to cultivate Wheatgrass outdoors, a carefully controlled environment with grow lights can still yield highly nutritious results, often with very little difference in nutritional content.
In our flat with no sunlight and limited space, pigeons tend to eat the wheatgrass when kept outside the window. Can we obtain the benefits of wheatgrass by drinking wheatgrass powder juice as an alternative?
Our recommendation is to always prefer fresh wheatgrass over organic wheatgrass powder. The benefits of fresh wheatgrass include its vitality and immediate access to its nutrients, making it a more vibrant choice for your health. If you encounter ...
For how long can the wheatgrass be kept soiled after the 7th day?
You can keep wheatgrass in soil for an extended period, and its nutrition remains intact until it's in the soil. According to studies, the nutritional content reaches its peak around the 7th day of growth. However, this doesn't mean that the ...
How does the wheatgrass juice taste?
Wheatgrass juice typically has a bitter taste when harvested at a later stage. However, if you opt to harvest it when it's young and tender, usually around 7-8 days of growth, you'll find that it offers a milder, slightly sweet, and earthy ...
Can we reuse the growing medium after harvesting microgreens?
It is highly suggested always to use a fresh batch of growing medium each time you sow new seeds as the old medium contains the leftover roots & stems, which may interfere with the growth of new seeds. You can add your leftover medium to your compost ...
Should I replace the soil every time I sow a new batch of wheatgrass seeds?
You should change the growing medium whenever you sow new seeds for each new batch of wheatgrass. However, within one batch, you can regrow and harvest the wheatgrass twice using the same medium.