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How to Grow Bean Sprouts at Home

Bean sprouts are a nutritious addition to your diet and are relatively simple to grow. Here's how.

Excerpted from Simple Steps: Vegetable Gardening

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Rinse and Drain Sprouts Twice a Day to Clean
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Rinse and Drain Sprouts Twice a Day to Clean

Rinse and drain the seeds with cold water twice a day to keep them clean and moist. Alfalfa seeds sprout after only two days and are ready to eat two to four days after that. Try a few as the shoots lengthen to find the favorite eating stage.

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