Joanne Taylor of the Philadelphia Exmainer recently wrote a great article listing several reaasons why it is a great idea to grow at least some of our own vegetables.
|Impressive Array of Vegetables! Good to Grow! (credit Shutterstock and Philadelphia Exmainer)|
She details very good health benefits which should make all of us stop and take notice.
Also as Ms. Taylor points out, the cost of food is rising steadily. Ms. Taylor calculates a packet of tomato seeds with a good yield can give you a return on your investment of 250 to 1. That is good for the heart as well!
Here is the link to her whole article:
April 24, 2012