Happy Friday !
To start off here is an Interesting video on Growing Herbs and Microgreens in a London Air Raid Shelter. This project has been going for a while and it looks like it is really working out.
In the United States herbs are the second largest greenhouse crop , between tomatoes at first and cucumbers in third.
It is estimated that 18,000 ton of pumkins are used for halloween jack-o-laterns instead of for food in the UK alone… what a waste ! I always scrape the pumpkin “flesh” away from the skin so my Jack-o-laterns glow brighter. The saved scrapings are used for baking ingredents. Here are 5 Savoury Spices and Herbs to pair with pumpkin.
The Science article of the week has a functional food angle… Can bell peppers inhibit nicotine linked lung cancer ?
Vintage Tractor of the Week Massey-Ferguson 35