Check out our frequently asked questions about Microgreens

Q: How long do Microgreen stay fresh?

A: Microgreens can stay fresh for 10-14 days after harvest. To ensure freshness, refrigerate microgreens as soon as receiving.

Q: Should I rinse Microgreens before consuming?

A: As with other vegetables, it is always recommended to wash microgreens before consuming. However, do not rinse and then refrigerate. Rinse only the microgreens you will consume.

Q: How long does it take to get my microgreens?

A: Depending on the harvest schedule of Farm Doc Microgreens, your order will ship with the most recent harvested microgreens. Shipping via USPS Priority Mail will take approximately 2-4 business days to arrive at your residence.

Q: How do I use Microgreens?

A: Microgreens are primarily used as a topping but some people will carry along as a healthy snack. Microgreens can be used on sandwiches, burgers, salads and added to many more meals. Visit our microgreens recipe page for popular recipes with microgreens.

Q: Are Microgreens the same thing as sprouts?

A: Not exactly. Here are the main differences between microgreens and sprouts.

  • Microgreens are grown in soil and sprouts are grown in water.
  • Microgreens typically have more flavor than sprouts
  • Microgreens take a little longer for harvest