Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/08/2016 -- Brussels sprouts are somewhat like Marmite, people seem to either love them or hate them, there is no in-between, however when it comes to Brussels sprouts it seems that there's many things in which people do not know about them, with the Telegraph recently publishing an article jam-packed full of Brussels sprouts facts for all to feast upon.
Some of the facts revealed by the Telegraph regarding the seasonal vegetable included the following:
-A whopping two-thirds of sprout consumption in the UK occurs outside the festive period
-People in the UK eat more sprouts than anywhere else in the entire world
-Sprouts contain lots of A and C vitamins as well as folic acid and dietary fibre which can protect people against colon and stomach cancer
-An 80g portion of sprouts contains four times more vitamin C than an orange
-There's over 110 different varieties of sprouts available to choose from
-The Brussels sprouts industry is currently worth £650,000,000
-The freshest sprouts are green with a white base
A spokesperson from one leading hydroponic equipment provider, Grown Up Hydroponics, was incredibly keen to comment saying, "Here at Grown Up Hydroponics we absolutely love Brussels sprouts, and even more so when they are grown hydroponically. We offer a full range of hydroponics equipment at affordable prices, allowing for all to grow their own sprouts too – allowing for people to enjoy the absolute most superior sprouts at all times."
About Grown Up Hydroponics
Grown Up Hydroponics is a leading supplier of hydroponics supplies, offering high-quality, competitively priced equipment to all levels of hydroponic growers. For further information and to view their collections for yourself today, don't hesitate to visit their website.
Company name: Grown Up Hydroponics
Contact person: Mark Tayler
Address: 51 Edison Rd Aylesbury HP19 8TE
Tel: 0800 084 2843