Which type of endive should be fed as a staple food?

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I was reading one of the care sheets by Tom and it said to feed escarole and endive as staple foods. Which type of endive? The white and yellow endive (Belgian) or the green and leafy endive (Curly endive). I have been feeding Belgian endive quite a bit. About 2-3 times a week. Any responses are much appreciated.
 

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I feed mine the curly green and white endive. I am not an expert.
 

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They are both chicories (both fine to feed):

There are some differences in nutrient content, so if you have access to a variety, that is fantastic! Choose heads/bunches with deep dark/bright colors.
 

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I was reading one of the care sheets by Tom and it said to feed escarole and endive as staple foods. Which type of endive? The white and yellow endive (Belgian) or the green and leafy endive (Curly endive). I have been feeding Belgian endive quite a bit. About 2-3 times a week. Any responses are much appreciated.
Curly is what I was referring to.
 
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