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#Growing

# growing - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Use remaining old-season veg and store cupboard ingredients for a delicious cassoulet

This week Michael Kelly has tips on making your own compost.

# growing - Saturday 10 February, 2018

'There is simply nothing more warming than a French onion soup'

Michael Kelly is back sowing and says, ‘It’s impossible not to feel full of springtime enthusiasm when you see signs of life emerging in a seed tray.’

# growing - Saturday 3 February, 2018

GIY: Even if you don't have much space, you can still grow spuds in pots and containers

This week our GIY guru gives his tips on how to trick potatoes into thinking they have lots of space available to grow.

# growing - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

From The42 Back row competition points to Ireland's much-improved depth Options

Back row competition points to Ireland's much-improved depth

Building depth has been a key goal since the 2015 World Cup quarter-final exit.

# growing - Saturday 27 January, 2018

GIY: Sow seeds on a sunny indoor windowsill and try this cheesy leeks recipe

We’re coming out of our winter shell this month, writes GIY guru Michael Kelly.

# growing - Saturday 16 September, 2017

When was the last time you had an Irish apple? 95% of ones we eat are imported

We have been conditioned to believe that there are just handfuls of apple varieties but, in fact, we have hundreds of native varieties in Ireland alone, writes Michael Kelly.

# growing - Monday 13 February, 2017

From The42 Schmidt's Ireland in a better place after being 'spooked' early in Six Nations Growing

Schmidt's Ireland in a better place after being 'spooked' early in Six Nations

The Ireland head coach won’t be getting over the round-one defeat in Scotland just yet though.

# growing - Monday 28 November, 2016

From The42 'Support for an all-Ireland soccer team is growing' Claim

'Support for an all-Ireland soccer team is growing'

Sinn Féin are hopeful that a move will happen in the near future.

# growing - Saturday 24 September, 2016

It's hard to find great quality lettuce in supermarkets - but it's really easy to grow yourself

Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with lettuce – but be careful you don’t sow too much of it.

# growing - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Carrots are the classic stock pot vegetable and full of vitamin A GIY

Carrots are the classic stock pot vegetable and full of vitamin A

As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk carrots.

# growing - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Vitamins in garlic help your body fight carcinogens and get rid of toxins GIY

Vitamins in garlic help your body fight carcinogens and get rid of toxins

For over 4,000 years of human history garlic has been used for its healing powers

# growing - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Aubergines are a tropical plant, but you can still grow them in Ireland

As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk aubergines.

# growing - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Rocket's peppery taste is perfect for any salad

As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk rocket.

# growing - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Chard is highly nutritious and should be a popular addition to your healthy January diet

As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk chard.

# growing - Saturday 23 January, 2016

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.

# growing - Saturday 16 January, 2016

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.

# growing - Saturday 9 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 of the fastest growing hipster baby names in Ireland this year 2016 Edition

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

# growing - Saturday 2 January, 2016

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.

# growing - Saturday 7 November, 2015

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.

# growing - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

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.

# growing - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

From Business ETC Denis O’Brien is making more money from his petrol stations On The Up

Denis O’Brien is making more money from his petrol stations

The company has laid out a €20 million programme of investment.

# growing - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Should families with teens be given more money to feed them? Growing Pains This post contains a poll

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.

# growing - Thursday 1 May, 2014

From The42 Super Rugby to expand to 18 teams in 2016, with Asia and the US considered Growing

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.’

# growing - Monday 20 January, 2014

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.

# growing - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Money doesn’t grow on trees but gold does

Researchers have found minuscule nuggets of gold hidden inside the leaves of eucalyptus trees.

# growing - Monday 5 August, 2013

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.

# growing - Friday 5 April, 2013

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.

# growing - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Explainer: When and why are blight warnings issued?

And what should potato-growers do in response? TheJournal.ie takes a look…

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