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How to regrow salad at home - and save on waste during lockdown

Posted On: 19 May 2020   |   Posted By: Scotsman

Discount supermarket Lidl has teamed up with a Royal Horticultural Society ambassador to give top tips on how to regrow salad at home.
Lidl has revealed how to regenerate your vegetables at home - from lettuce to spring onions - helping customers to make the most of their fresh produce in lockdown .
The retailer has joined forces with Jamie Butterworth, Royal Horticultural Society ambassador, to share top tips to regrow salad vegetables and all you need is a glass of water.
Lettuce and onions have been cited by WRAP - a government-backed waste reduction body - as two of the topmost wasted food products in the UK, and what better way to reduce food waste than to regrow spent vegetables destined for the compost heap?
Jamie Butterworth said: “It really couldn't be easier to ensure you have a fresh supply of crisp salad items and, the best part is, some vegetables can be regrown indoors without any compost.”
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