Fruits and Vegetables

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You need more fruits and veggies: 5 easy ways to get there - Times ... - Times of Oman

Sat, 2017-09-23 09:20

Times of Oman

You need more fruits and veggies: 5 easy ways to get there - Times ...
Times of Oman
Half the foods you eat for any given meal should be made up of fruits and veggies. x. Half the foods you eat for any given meal should be made up of fruits and ...

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Blueprint for produce: How fruits & vegetables are designed for the market - San Francisco Chronicle

Fri, 2017-09-22 13:07

San Francisco Chronicle

Blueprint for produce: How fruits & vegetables are designed for the market
San Francisco Chronicle
Typically, a decade of breeding goes into creating each type of vegetable or fruit you see in the store, to develop essential traits like shelf life, disease and pest resistance, drought tolerance and increasingly, adaptability to automated harvest ...

Fresh Produce Group eyes Asia's growing demand for premium fruits and vegetables - South China Morning Post

Fri, 2017-09-22 04:52

South China Morning Post

Fresh Produce Group eyes Asia's growing demand for premium fruits and vegetables
South China Morning Post
With a broad range of high-quality produce ranging from berries, citrus fruits and grapes to kiwis, avocadoes and medjool dates offered year-round, Fresh Produce Group (FPG) has earned its reputation as the trusted partner-of-choice for local and ...

YISD's Fresh Fruits and Vegetables program gives students boost in classroom learning - KFOX El Paso

Thu, 2017-09-21 18:20

KFOX El Paso

YISD's Fresh Fruits and Vegetables program gives students boost in classroom learning
KFOX El Paso
... they're doing their work to keep their brains active," said Capistrano Elementary School principal Lynn Musel. The campuses received more than $89,000 from the Texas Department of Agriculture to purchase the fruits and veggies weekly for the program.

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New local program brings fresh vegetables to those with health issues - WSET

Thu, 2017-09-21 14:44

WSET

New local program brings fresh vegetables to those with health issues
WSET
(WSET) -- A new program in Lynchburg provides people with certain health issues to get a prescription for fruits and vegetables. FreshRx is a program in conjunction with Lynchburg Grows where a doctor makes a prescription for patients to receive fresh ...

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5 Vitamin-Rich Superfoods to Power You—And Your Immune System—Through Fall - Vogue.com

Thu, 2017-09-21 14:01

Vogue.com

5 Vitamin-Rich Superfoods to Power You—And Your Immune System—Through Fall
Vogue.com
Here, she spotlights five favorite fruits and vegetables—as varied in color palette as they are in vitamin stores—to seek out when menu planning. No need to overhaul your grocery list, she says, but these standout foods (not one of them kale!) will ...

Local hydroponics store collecting fresh fruits and vegetables for the needy - MLive.com

Thu, 2017-09-21 09:57

Local hydroponics store collecting fresh fruits and vegetables for the needy
MLive.com
For the sixth year, local garden center Horizen Hydroponics is teaming with backyard gardeners to help put fresh produce on the tables of West Michigan's hungry. The year-round gardening retailer will accept donations of excess fresh produce now ...

Kaufland Donates Fruits and Vegetables for 24 Primary Schools for One Year - Total Croatia News

Thu, 2017-09-21 07:32

Total Croatia News

Kaufland Donates Fruits and Vegetables for 24 Primary Schools for One Year
Total Croatia News
In May this year, a competition for primary schools in Croatia was organised in which the main prize was free fruits and vegetables for their students for the whole academic year. The 24 schools which won the competition have become “Kaufland ViP ...

Health Foundation: Half of every meal should be fruits, vegetables - The Oshkosh Northwestern

Thu, 2017-09-21 06:24

The Oshkosh Northwestern

Health Foundation: Half of every meal should be fruits, vegetables
The Oshkosh Northwestern
The Produce for Better Health Foundation recognizes September as Fruits and Veggies Month. The foundation recommends that every person make sure fruits and veggies are about half of what you eat, every time you eat. Combined with physical activity, ...

Fruit and veggies count when it comes to tallying calories - Reno Gazette Journal

Tue, 2017-09-19 19:57

Fruit and veggies count when it comes to tallying calories
Reno Gazette Journal
Given the superstar status of fruits and vegetables for overall health, people who count calories to lose weight might wonder whether items such as broccoli and apples can be left off the tally for the day. According to nutrition experts, even the ...

Paleo-friendly baby food line debuts: Is it healthy? - ABC News

Tue, 2017-09-19 11:59

Paleo-friendly baby food line debuts: Is it healthy?
ABC News
The paleo diet follows the premise that we should eat today the same foods as our Paleolithic ancestors, primarily meats, fresh fruits and vegetables, nuts and seafood. Foods that are nonorganic, high in sugar or processed are discouraged. After being ...

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Program provides free fruits, vegetables to YISD elementary students - El Paso Proud

Tue, 2017-09-19 09:39

El Paso Proud

Program provides free fruits, vegetables to YISD elementary students
El Paso Proud
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - Some Ysleta ISD elementary students will now receive free fruits and vegetables during the school day as part of the district's new Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program. Four elementary schools, Capistrano, Cedar Grove, Constance ...

How climate change is turning fruits and vegetables into junk food ... - National Post

Mon, 2017-09-18 10:47

National Post

How climate change is turning fruits and vegetables into junk food ...
National Post
Mathematician Irakli Loladze has identified the "junk-food effect" – rising levels of carbon-dioxide in the atmosphere are making plants less nutritious.

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5 Vegetables That Are Healthier Cooked - ConsumerReports.org

Sun, 2017-09-17 04:07

5 Vegetables That Are Healthier Cooked
ConsumerReports.org
“Common wisdom says cooked vegetables have fewer nutrients than fresh ones, but that isn't always the case," says Amy Keating, a dietitian at CR. “Many nutrients in fruits and vegetables are bound in the cell walls. Cooking breaks those walls down, ...

As Doctors Recommend More Fruits and Veggies, the CDC Warns: Be Sure to Eat Them Safely - charlestonchronicle.net

Sat, 2017-09-16 23:56

charlestonchronicle.net

As Doctors Recommend More Fruits and Veggies, the CDC Warns: Be Sure to Eat Them Safely
charlestonchronicle.net
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Drink plenty of water, cut back on sweets, salt and sodium, get regular exercise and eat lots of fruits and vegetables. Whether the goal is to lose weight, prevent diseases or fight off a sickness, those instructions are ...

Senior Produce Market serves fresh fruits and vegetables - Sonoma West

Sat, 2017-09-16 12:28

Sonoma West

Senior Produce Market serves fresh fruits and vegetables
Sonoma West
Senior Produce Market serves fresh fruits and vegetables. By Amie Windsor, Staff Writer, amie@sonomawest.com; 11 hrs ago; 0. Teresa Sousa, Kristi Sheehan and executive director Jani Sheppard. Fresh: Cloverdale Senior Center staff (l-r): program ...

ITC division eyes fruits, vegetables for growth - The Hindu

Sat, 2017-09-16 09:07

The Hindu

ITC division eyes fruits, vegetables for growth
The Hindu
ITC's agri business division, which has an annual turnover of about ?9,000 crore, is planning to foray into fresh fruits, vegetables and upgraded series of e-choupal which it sees as potential areas for non-linear growth. “There are new age consumers ...

Want to trap (and kill) fruit flies? Here's why you should use bananas or red wine - The Sun Herald

Fri, 2017-09-15 23:01

The Sun Herald

Want to trap (and kill) fruit flies? Here's why you should use bananas or red wine
The Sun Herald
No doubt. You are sitting at home right now admiring the abundant harvest you've just gleaned from your garden. A plethora of fruits and veggies just waiting for you. Unfortunately, along with a crop of tomatoes, bell peppers, merlitons, aubergines and ...

Think you know your fruits from your veggies? Some of these might surprise you - South Coast Herald

Thu, 2017-09-14 23:42

South Coast Herald

Think you know your fruits from your veggies? Some of these might surprise you
South Coast Herald
So what is the difference between fruit and vegetables? According to the TodayIFoundOut website, botanically-speaking, if it is from a plant and has seeds (or would have seeds if it wasn't genetically engineered or cultivated to not have them, as with ...

How to Save Your Summer Fruits and Vegetables - Tasting Table

Thu, 2017-09-14 18:56

Tasting Table

How to Save Your Summer Fruits and Vegetables
Tasting Table
The farmers' markets are bursting with the best of end-of-summer produce, whether it be plump peaches, sweet corn or juicy tomatoes. In a perfect world, we could enjoy summer's bounty all year long. Luckily, there are a few tricks to make that happen.