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turnips

Anti cancer, rich in fiber. The wild-shaped deeply lobed LEAVES are where the real vitamins and nutrients are. contain more calcium than any other vegetable. Help keep teeth white and gums healthy, helps fight body odor. Juice or blend in smoothies. In mustard family.
Edible Plant Guide © 2012 Markus Rothkranz
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When the brother heard of all this, and how a turnip had made the gardener so rich, he envied him sorely, and bethought himself how he could contrive to get the same good fortune for himself.
The king took the gift very graciously, and said he knew not what to give in return more valuable and wonderful than the great turnip; so the soldier was forced to put it into a cart, and drag it home with him.
My yead isn't a turnip, an' I shall p'r'aps have a chance o' dousing another fire afore long.
QIT'S time for me to try something new - so, how do I grow turnips? Steven ASOW early turnips outdoors in cloches as soon as the ground becomes workable in spring.
QIT'S time for me to try something new - so how do I grow turnips? Steven ASOW early turnips outdoors in cloches as soon as the ground becomes workable in spring.
In contrast, a cup of rutabaga has just 50 calories; a cup of turnips has a mere 35.
One woman in Kentucky, United States got the wrong gift from her husband on Valentine's Day, when he mistakenly gave her turnips instead of tulips.
AS you ring in the New Year, or even wait for Burns night in January, haggis may be on the menu along with the traditional 'neeps and tatties' (turnips and potatoes) - and fresh turnips are essential for this fare at the end of the festive season.
Summary: The Health Ministry Monday published a list of seven institutions found to have produced pickled turnips contaminated with a banned, potentially cancer-causing substance.
One such compound in cruciferous vegetables, like turnips, is brassinin, which has been shown in lab studies to kill colon cancer cells (International Journal of Oncology, 2012).