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Toni Ricer - Best time of summer is when fresh fruits, vegetables are available - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Tue, 2017-07-25 22:23

Toni Ricer - Best time of summer is when fresh fruits, vegetables are available
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
The special time of the summer is finally upon us. Fresh fruits and vegetables from the garden are in abundance and mealtime takes on a special flavor of all the wonderful foods that are available for such a short time. Of course, if you know how to ...

How to rescue ugly, overlooked fruits and vegetables from a sad fate - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 2017-07-25 14:48

Chicago Tribune

How to rescue ugly, overlooked fruits and vegetables from a sad fate
Chicago Tribune
Too often, perfectly delicious fruits and vegetables get dumped because they're blemished or bruised or split or the wrong size or not the right color or, simply, just not pretty enough in a conventional sense — think celery root, kohlrabi or burdock ...

Quinn on Nutrition: Whether vegetable or fruit, tomatoes are healthy - Monterey County Herald

Tue, 2017-07-25 12:41

Quinn on Nutrition: Whether vegetable or fruit, tomatoes are healthy
Monterey County Herald
And here's a trivia question: Are tomatoes a vegetable or a fruit? Both are correct. By botanical definition, tomatoes are fruits — the seed bearing parts of flowering plants. Since 1893 however, tomatoes have been designated as vegetables by the U.S. ...

Get your kids interested in fruits, veggies with gardening - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Tue, 2017-07-25 02:55

Get your kids interested in fruits, veggies with gardening
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — When children refuse to eat vegetables, gardening with them in the summertime is a great way to get them interested in fruits and vegetables. Planting can be accomplished in any place, such as somewhere sunny in your backyard or a ...

Denver program makes fresh produce accessible for everyone - 9NEWS.com

Mon, 2017-07-24 20:34

9NEWS.com

Denver program makes fresh produce accessible for everyone
9NEWS.com
“I definitely think that people should have access to healthy, fresh fruits and vegetables, no matter their income level,” said Adrien Schless-Meier, the farm stand coordinator with the Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield. “There's an assumption that ...

Five creative ways to use your fruits and vegetables - fox8.com

Mon, 2017-07-24 08:42

fox8.com

Five creative ways to use your fruits and vegetables
fox8.com
But if it starts to go bad before you use it or your garden produces more than you can use, it might go to waste. That's why Lisa Cimperman, University Hospitals dietitian, stopped by Fox 8 News in the Morning with five creative ways to use fruits and ...

Vegetables? fruits prices vary in Obour Market - Standard Republic (press release) (blog)

Mon, 2017-07-24 03:00

Standard Republic (press release) (blog)

Vegetables? fruits prices vary in Obour Market
Standard Republic (press release) (blog)
The price of eggplant scored 5 pounds per kilo? and the price of beans scored 21 pounds? and the price of cucumber scored 5 pounds per kilo. Meanwhile? Prices of fruits have stabilized as bananas price scored 10 pounds? and the price of peach scored 8 ...

Local schools awarded fresh fruit and vegetable grants | Idaho Press ... - Idaho Press-Tribune

Sun, 2017-07-23 17:10

Local schools awarded fresh fruit and vegetable grants | Idaho Press ...
Idaho Press-Tribune
BOISE — Schools in the Caldwell, Homedale, Marsing, Nampa, Wilder, Vallivue and Parma school districts were among 113 schools statewide awarded Fresh ...

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Mobile farmers' market takes produce to seniors - Wichita Eagle

Sun, 2017-07-23 17:10

Mobile farmers' market takes produce to seniors
Wichita Eagle
Less than half of older adults eat the recommended five servings of fruit and vegetables a day, according to a review of health studies done by researchers at the University of Michigan School of Social Work. “It is particularly important for older ...

My Republica - Carbamate residue detected in fruits, vegetables - Republica

Sun, 2017-07-23 17:04

My Republica - Carbamate residue detected in fruits, vegetables
Republica
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Sherborn's Pilgrim Church accepts donations of fresh fruits and ... - Wicked Local Concord

Sun, 2017-07-23 11:27

Wicked Local Concord

Sherborn's Pilgrim Church accepts donations of fresh fruits and ...
Wicked Local Concord
Too many fresh vegetables and fruit this summer, from the backyard garden or your local CSA? Pilgrim Church in Sherborn has a solution and ministry: to use ...

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Price of fruits, vegetables on the rise - The Nation

Sat, 2017-07-22 20:09

The Nation

Price of fruits, vegetables on the rise
The Nation
Islamabad - Fruit, Vegetable, milk, bread and other bakery items prices have been noticed escalating over the first month of the new fiscal year. Almost 10 percent increase has been observed in the prices of dairy, baby milk powder, bread and other ...

Why are fruits and vegetables good for weight loss? - Citizen

Sat, 2017-07-22 12:32

Citizen

Why are fruits and vegetables good for weight loss?
Citizen
Fruits and vegetables are loaded with valuable nutrients as well as antioxidants both of which perform different functions in our body and are necessary for its optimum functioning. A well balanced and nutritious meal plan should provide you with ...

Sherborn's Pilgrim Church accepts donations of fresh fruits and veggies - Wicked Local Braintree

Fri, 2017-07-21 16:44

Wicked Local Braintree

Sherborn's Pilgrim Church accepts donations of fresh fruits and veggies
Wicked Local Braintree
Too many fresh vegetables and fruit this summer, from the backyard garden or your local CSA? Pilgrim Church in Sherborn has a solution and ministry: to use this food and help feed folks experiencing hunger in metro-west Massachusetts. Editor's Note ...

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Together We Grow campaign hopes to get more fruits, veggies on tables - WECT-TV6

Fri, 2017-07-21 16:14

Together We Grow campaign hopes to get more fruits, veggies on tables
WECT-TV6
SNAP-Ed UNC (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education), which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, launched the Together We Grow Campaign. The campaign aims to increase fruits and vegetables in the diets of women of African ...

Take the fruit and veggie challenge - Jackson Sun

Fri, 2017-07-21 12:30

Take the fruit and veggie challenge
Jackson Sun
Jackson is recognized as a healthy city, but many of us still have plenty of room for improvement. Since summertime is an economical time to eat in-season fruits and vegetables, UT Extension is inviting local residents to participate in a six-week ...

Strategies to delay dementia, more benefits of fruits and veggies, and checking out Camaros for a good cause - Pacific Northwest Inlander (blog)

Thu, 2017-07-20 18:57

Strategies to delay dementia, more benefits of fruits and veggies, and checking out Camaros for a good cause
Pacific Northwest Inlander (blog)
Spend the next two weeks upping your daily intake of fruits and veggies, and you just might get a little more oomph in your step. Research shows that people who ate two additional fruit and vegetable servings per day experienced “a boost in motivation ...

Commentary: Eat fruits and vegetables for health's sake - Winston-Salem Chronicle

Thu, 2017-07-20 12:45

Winston-Salem Chronicle

Commentary: Eat fruits and vegetables for health's sake
Winston-Salem Chronicle
Did you know that most Americans do not consume the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables in their diets? In fact, potatoes are the most consumed vegetable in the diet and they aren't known for being a nutrition superstar. Because diet is so ...

Students give life to forgotten fruits and vegetables with new snack company - GW Hatchet (subscription)

Thu, 2017-07-20 09:29

GW Hatchet (subscription)

Students give life to forgotten fruits and vegetables with new snack company
GW Hatchet (subscription)
Westhelle said Halona Foods challenges the societal expectation for “perfectly cosmetic” fruits and vegetables and prevents food waste. By giving new life to fruit that would have otherwise been thrown away, the company can promote a healthy lifestyle ...

The 'Dirty Dozen' list shows which fruits and vegetables have the highest levels of pesticides - NEWS.com.au

Thu, 2017-07-20 00:40

NEWS.com.au

The 'Dirty Dozen' list shows which fruits and vegetables have the highest levels of pesticides
NEWS.com.au
“Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables is essential no matter how they're grown, but for the items with the heaviest pesticide loads, we urge shoppers to buy organic,” said Sonya Lunder, an EWG senior analyst. Lunder believes that it's important to ...

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