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Carrots, cheap and good for you.
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Carrots are a root vegetable, They are usually orange in colour, but more recently some growers have produced white and red carrots by geneticaly modifing them. They are available all over the uk and many other parts of europe.
There are many growers in the uk the main being: M H Poskitts, Hays and Thompsett B.
Carrots come in many different varietys ( Chanternay, Baby chanternay, organic, White satin ect) Carrots were originally a burnt red colour before they were genetically changed by a grower that liked the orange colour.
Carrots contain vit b and vitamin a when eaten by humans, many people believe eating carrots improves your night vision when eaten often.
Carrots can and are often eaten by many animals too. Rabbits ferrits, horses, ponys and dogs, along with many others are said to benefit from the vitamins and ruffage carrots contain.
In portugal carrots are said to be both fruit and veg as they eat them raw as a fruit.
Carrots can be eaten raw in a salad or used to scoop up dip. They can be cooked in a stew or just boiled in a pan or microwave. They can be served with almost any meal and are very cheap.
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