Thanks to an ingredient present in our fridge we can double the fruit and vegetable harvest. Here’s what it is.

garden makeup

A complete dinner or lunch ends with a dessert but even before the dessert, fruit is served on our tables which varies according to what is available depending on the season.

There can be many types of fruit depending on taste, just as vegetables must respect their seasonality even if many of these tend to be present all year round.

Fruit and vegetables: here is the ingredient that doubles the harvest

Apples, bananas, pears, carrots, potatoes and many other types of fruit and vegetables, vegetables and anything else can easily be found in the supermarket and at our trusted greengrocer and we can indulge ourselves in preparing different delicacies.

Lately, the consumption of 0 km fruit and vegetables is becoming more and more insistent , that is, obtaining products that have not traveled very many km and which can be consumed directly on site.

For this reason, consumers are encouraged to buy products that go directly from the farmer’s land to the table, avoiding many steps and any sort of contamination.

Fruit and vegetables: how to double your harvest

This is very important and Coldiretti implements it so that Italian citizens can purchase genuine products and often, in various points of the city, we can find yellow stalls selling quality fruit and vegetables.

The well-being of fruit and vegetables and their flavor also depends on the soil in which they are grown and how this is treated, avoiding pesticides and products that are unhealthy for the consumer’s health.

For this reason, there is a tendency to consume organic or GMO- free products , especially if the destination is for children, so much so that the Fruit in Schools program was established in schools a few years ago.

The peasants’ secret

But to ensure that fruit and vegetables grow in a healthy way, you need to be very careful about what you put in the soil, especially if we have a home-grown vegetable garden, which is very common in America but is also gaining ground in Italy.

There is a secret that will double the quantity of fruit and vegetables and their growth and it all lies in an ingredient present inside our refrigerator that we use for other purposes.

We are talking about brewer’s yeast. This product provides microorganisms to the soil which settle inside the plants, strengthening them thanks to the presence of phosphorus and nitrogen.

Fruit and vegetables: how to double your harvest

To prepare a fertilizer with this ingredient, just chop it or use the powdered one inside a glass of water at room temperature and insert a teaspoon of sugar inside.

This solution must be used to water the vegetable garden and after some time we will see how the harvest of fruit and vegetables will be abundant and we will be able to consume the products without any problem.

This is one of the methods that farmers implement to ensure that their land products flourish without any problem and abundantly.