Beets are a relative in the same species as chard.
Consumption of beets can cause pink urine in some people. a condition known as beeturia.
Choose beets with stems and leaves attached. Lady Moon Farms beets are firm and bright with tight skin.
Store in a tightly sealed plastic bag for an average of 2 weeks. Some beets can be stored longer. If you notice a lot of condensation inside the bag, periodically open the bag and dry some of the condensation with a paper towel…paper towels can be recycled.
Beets can be eaten raw. Freshly grated beet is a great addition to a fresh salad.