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Monday 25 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Growing

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This purple broccoli goes down a treat with parmesan and bread crumbs
Still on your January health buzz? Michael Kelly talks about sprouting broccoli this week – a nice addition to your meals.
Kale is a nutritional powerhouse. I couldn’t believe how delicious raw kale could be
As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk kale.
15 of the fastest growing hipster baby names in Ireland this year
The stats are in.
This root vegetable isn't blessed with good looks, but it's popping up on menus everywhere
As part of the 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series, Michael Kelly tells us about celeriac
New year, new you. Why not grow your own. First up, Leeks
Each week over the coming year we will be talking about growing, cooking and eating a specific veg.
Korean kimchi has great health benefits. Here's how to make it
There are major health claims being made about fermented foods in relation to gut health, writes Michael Kelly.
Care workers for elderly subject to harassment, racism and discrimination
The Migrant Rights Centre Ireland is calling for a review of the home care sector.
Denis O'Brien is making more money from his petrol stations
The company has laid out a €20 million programme of investment.
Should families with teens be given more money to feed them?
A food poverty charity has asked Joan Burton to consider ow expensive it is to feed teenagers when drafting the next Budget.
Super Rugby to expand to 18 teams in 2016, with Asia and the US considered
The entertaining Southern Hemisphere competition is looking to become ‘a truly global competition.’
NUI Galway develops vitamin-rich crop to combat malnutrition in Africa
Up to 500,000 children in developing countries go blind each year due to vitamin A deficiency.
Money doesn’t grow on trees but gold does
Researchers have found minuscule nuggets of gold hidden inside the leaves of eucalyptus trees.
Man in his 60s arrested after cannabis found growing in Wexford house
Cannabis was found growing in the upstairs of the house with the plants estimated to have a total street value of €240,000.
Interview: For children to eat healthily we must teach them about food
From an early age it’s important for children to learn the basics about the food they eat; helping them to ‘grow their own’ can do this, says chef Donal Skehan.
Explainer: When and why are blight warnings issued?
And what should potato-growers do in response? takes a look…