Fruits and Vegetables

FairWarning: Little progress so far on US goal to cut food waste in half; big portions end up in landfills - User-generated content

Sun, 2019-07-14 23:03
FairWarning: Little progress so far on US goal to cut food waste in half; big portions end up in landfills  User-generated content

By Susan Abram FairWarning. While 1 in 8 Americans are considered to be “food insecure,” an estimated 40 percent of the nation's supply of fruits, vegetables, ...

Good food helps promote good health | News - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Sun, 2019-07-14 23:00
Good food helps promote good health | News  Bryan-College Station Eagle

Have you ever wondered where the phrase “You are what you eat” came from? As pointed out on the Culinary Lore website, this statement, regardless of its ...

Ecological, Social and Economic Benefits of Urban Agriculture - Tehran Times

Sun, 2019-07-14 22:44
Ecological, Social and Economic Benefits of Urban Agriculture  Tehran Times

Urban and suburban agriculture takes place in and around the border of the world cities, including agriculture, animal husbandry, fish culture and tree planting in ...

Doctor's Tip column: Diet and blood pressure - Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Sun, 2019-07-14 22:08
Doctor's Tip column: Diet and blood pressure  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

When scientists study large populations of people and look at what diseases they get and what they die from, it becomes apparent that ideal blood pressure is ...

Up From the Earth encourages gardeners to grow an extra row to stop food insecurity - Siouxland News

Sun, 2019-07-14 21:50
Up From the Earth encourages gardeners to grow an extra row to stop food insecurity  Siouxland News

Squash, zucchini and cucumbers are just a few of the vegetables you can find in Sue Mullin's garden. She's had a green thumb for as long as she can remember ...

The link between sugary drinks, cancer and poor neighborhoods | TheHill - The Hill

Sun, 2019-07-14 17:00
The link between sugary drinks, cancer and poor neighborhoods | TheHill  The Hill

The recent findings ignores the disproportionate marketing and sales of sugared beverages in low income and racial minority communities.

Vijayawada: Goddess Durga decorated with fruits and vegetables - Deccan Chronicle

Sun, 2019-07-14 15:27
Vijayawada: Goddess Durga decorated with fruits and vegetables  Deccan Chronicle

Vijayawada: Goddess Kanaka Durga has given darshan to her devotees in the attire of Sakambari Devi on Sunday. The Durga Temple and Goddess Durga was ...

Two escapees from 'doomsday preppers' in Florida claim they were abused for years - NBC News

Sun, 2019-07-14 14:41
Two escapees from 'doomsday preppers' in Florida claim they were abused for years  NBC News

Two females who escaped from a North Florida farm belonging to a pair of "doomsday preppers" told police they were held captive and abused for years by the ...

One man's idea for the 'greatest PTSD healing curriculum' in America - Big Think

Sun, 2019-07-14 12:14
One man's idea for the 'greatest PTSD healing curriculum' in America  Big Think

Activist Roy M. Arce has a proposal to build better community policing dynamics in Oakland California, and to reduce PTSD and homelessness too. It involves a ...

Clay County's only major grocery store closes - San Francisco Chronicle

Sun, 2019-07-14 11:04
Clay County's only major grocery store closes  San Francisco Chronicle

CLAY, W.Va. (AP) — The parking lot was empty at the Clay IGA, a sign on the door noting the county's only major grocery store was "temporarily closed." Inside ...

Most vegetables, fruits not sold over price issue - The News International

Sun, 2019-07-14 08:00
Most vegetables, fruits not sold over price issue  The News International

LAHORE :The prices of majority of seasonal vegetables and fruits were declined but it could not be witnessed in the consumer prices due to open overcharging ...

11 Foods That Cause Constipation, Even Though They're Good For You - Bustle

Sun, 2019-07-14 08:00
11 Foods That Cause Constipation, Even Though They're Good For You  Bustle

When you gotta go, sometimes you just can't go. If you've ever been constipated, you know the discomfort that not being able to poop can cause. And while you ...

Marshall Main Street's Second Saturday carries on despite rain - Marshall News Messenger

Sun, 2019-07-14 03:00
Marshall Main Street's Second Saturday carries on despite rain  Marshall News Messenger

STAFF REPORTS. East Texans still took advantage of downtown Marshall's Second Saturday event on Saturday, despite an afternoon rain shower. The event is ...

Trader Joe's could make difference opening store here - The Riverdale Press

Sat, 2019-07-13 22:05
Trader Joe's could make difference opening store here  The Riverdale Press

(re: “Trader Joe's, open in Riverdale, please,” May 30). In the last few years, Trader Joe's has continued to expand in New York City, giving more and more New ...

Harry & David store pops with new look - Mail Tribune

Sat, 2019-07-13 19:58
Harry & David store pops with new look  Mail Tribune

The Harry & David Country Village Store at Center Drive Plaza in Medford has a bright new look, easy-to-see signage, lots more tasting stations and a ...

Suze Woolf: The quiet existentialism of discrete fruits and vegetables - TheStranger.com

Sat, 2019-07-13 18:40
Suze Woolf: The quiet existentialism of discrete fruits and vegetables  TheStranger.com

Woolf's watercolors depict the rich undertones in the skins of vegetables and fruits, skilfully suggesting their sculptural qualities. .Suze Woolf: The quiet ...

River Street Market is making healthy connections - Progress Index

Sat, 2019-07-13 16:03
River Street Market is making healthy connections  Progress Index

PETERSBURG — Now into its third summer, the River Street Market, Petersburg's farmers market, is bridging gaps to help the community get connected to *fresh* ...

Farmers market raises money for garden at Lamont’s Boys & Girls Club - The Bakersfield Californian

Sat, 2019-07-13 15:00
Farmers market raises money for garden at Lamont’s Boys & Girls Club  The Bakersfield Californian

The fifth annual Charity Farmers Market, organized by the Kern County Farm Bureau's Young Farmers & Ranchers program, featured some of the best local fruits ...

A new produce warehouse in Los Angeles will prevent millions of pounds of food waste - Salon

Sat, 2019-07-13 12:59
A new produce warehouse in Los Angeles will prevent millions of pounds of food waste  Salon

Food Forward's new Produce Pit Stop will bring *fresh* food to more people in need in 8 Southern California counties.