How many months can you give beets
Every parent worries about his child. The first lure is a transitional stage for the growing up of a little man. And this transition should be treated with full responsibility, since one wrong action can harm the entire digestive system of the baby. Today we will consider the age at which a baby can be given a beet for food.
Beetroot is a root crop with a sweet thick root, which is suitable for eating. Although this plant can be found throughout the south-western part of Russia, it came from India and the Far East. Since ancient times, beets have been used for medicinal and food purposes.
Root crop refers to perennial plants. The most popular representatives are:
- Common beet.
- Beet fodder.
- Sugar beet.
Each of the three varieties is used in industry for different purposes. Ordinary or table beetroot is used for food and is used in medicine. Fodder root crops are grown to feed agricultural livestock. Sugar beet is the raw material for the sugar industry.
This red vegetable has in its composition many significant vitamins and microelements, including potassium, iron, magnesium, calcium, vitamins A, E, K, C, as well as folic acid.