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Tricks to cultivate grasses

Tricks to cultivate grasses: seeding and transplant The annual aromatic (dill, anise, basil, chervil, coriander, cumin, savory) are generally reproduced by seed. The other species, shrubs or trees, can be also reproduced by a part  of the plant, technique which allows to obtain adult specimens in extremely short times (compared to sowing) and then makes the cultivation immediately productive. Sowing is usually done in the spring (March-April); a considerable acceleration in the seed germina...

Licorice

There's something for everyone this time, and we should say, even here, so on and so forth. In fact, we are talking about Licorice, a substance derived from a perennial plant, divided into many specie ... who does not pray much, before surrendering, and fall into sin; a sin of gluttony among the most sought. It has now many forms and it seems none of them let us down. Far from it. A licorice makes you want just by looking. Its flavor is very difficult, if not impossible, to be confused with ...

Fish oil

The story  Fish oil was produced for the first time in England in 1775 extracting it from cod liver. In the 80s, thanks to the technology, the fish oil wasn't extracted from the liver any more, but from the body of the animal. It solved the problem of the toxicity of vitamin A mainly present in the liver. The mode of fish oil exploded in the United States in the mid-80s. It was soon abandoned because the amount of capsules was exaggerated with conseguent high costs . The characteristic of ...

Extra virgin olive oil

Today the team of Mediterranean Diet presents you the characteristic of extra virgin olive oil. In details we analyze the  differences between extra virgin olive oil and seed oil and between a good oil and a bad one. Many people spend 100 euro for a bottle of wine that lasts an hour and a few euro for a bottle of oil that lasts a month. The oil is fat at a pure state, for this reason there are no light oils and heavy oils in the sense of the term. Each oil develops 900Kcal per 100g of ...

A simple way for a Healthy Heart

Today your advisors s of Mediterranean Diet present you: A simple way for a Healthy Heart  The Mediterranean diet is the best practice for a healthy heart: a healthy diet, olive oil and a glass of red wine can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. Everybody knows that fruits, vegetables, fish and grains are essential food for a healthy diet, in which you definitely need to limit the amount of fat; but very often, rather than limit, you should know how to dose the right proportions of ...

Olives and grapes or oil and wine

Today your advisors of Mediterranean Diet present you:  Olives and grapes or oil and wine are among the most typical components of Mediterranean Diet. For these foods a decisive role is played by the climate. The Mediterranean environment is characterized by the almost constant presence of sunshine and high temperatures,. The oil is made from the seed inside or endocarp, and then by a mesocarp and a pericarp; the lipid component of the oil is derived for 98% from the pericarp and mesoca...