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A prickly question

California's harsh new measure to deal with long-term drought is making waves. Residents caught wasting by washing sidewalks with their garden hose and committing similar reckless acts are incurring fines of up to $500.


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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Free Breakfast & Lunch Now Available For All MPS Students

The district made the formal announcement Monday. The federal government has offered to cover the cost of meals for all students if 63 percent of a district's students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Vegetables


Kids still not eating enough fruits and veggies

While kids are eating more fruit, they're still not eating enough. The Centers for Disease Control found kids two to 18 are eating more whole fruits and drinking less fruit juice, which is good because fruit juice is high in calories.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Beloit, WI, Rock County, WI

CBS Local

NYC Campaign Urges Snackers To Reach For More Fruits, Veggies

A city ad campaign announced Tuesday will remind New Yorkers to pack fruits and vegetables "instead of less healthy options."


Related Topix: Life, Food, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Pluots: The hybrid summer fruit with a lot to like

Pluots, relative newcomers to the spectacular lineup of summer fruits, are among the most tantalizing.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vitamin C, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science

Tesco replaces fruit and veg aisles with BOOZE to prepare for Reading Festival

Tesco have ditched fruit and veg aisles to make way for booze as bosses gears up for the Reading Festival.


Related Topix: Life, Food

The Daily Star

Roof gardening and monsoon essentials

Dear plant and garden lovers, this is a good time to remind you of the seasonal action points you need to undertake in August.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Vegetables

Washington Times

EXCHANGE: Visitor agency banks on agritourism

Prairie Fruits Farm earned its reputation by producing goat's-milk cheese and gelato.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Cheese, Urbana, IL, Agriculture, Science, Champaign County, IL, Gay/Lesbian

Summer Fruit Crisp

Today's recipe feature is Summer Fruit Crisp. This recipe calls for cherries , but you may use any stone fruit .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Russian sanctions threaten both Europe's farmers and policymakers

Pascal Sauvetre, an apple farmer in Poitou-Charentes on France's Atlantic coast, has a headache beyond the usual concerns about weather and tree fungus - Polish apples.


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WTHI-TV Terre Haute


Imagine walking into the grocery store and seeing this "I'd put the tomatoes with the blueberries, the peaches with the raspberries, and I'd take the sunflower seeds and put them with the strawberries," explained Peter Coppinger, PhD, Associate Professor of Biology at Rose-Hulman.


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Lansing State Journal

Can your harvest at its peak so you can enjoy it later

It was the last line that caught my attention. Kelsey, whose company markets Ball brand home canning jars, wrote, 'After all, in addition to wedding decor and DIY crafts, mason jars' original purpose was for home canning!' Well ... of course.


Related Topix: Wedding, Life, Agriculture, Science, Jam, Recipes

The Pike County Courier

Preserve the harvest for winter meals and holiday gifts

By Melinda Myers The cucumbers have filled the vegetable drawer, you've run out of cabbage recipes and your family is refusing to eat one more BLT.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Recipes, Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science

Journal and Courier

Fire up the grill for a summer fruit crispFire up the grill for a...

Fire up the grill for a summer fruit crisp When we think "hot off the grill," we usually think about meat, not desserts.


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Breckenridge American

Back-to-school nutrition primer: Give kids a healthy head start on academic success

Parents arm their kids with a plethora of school supplies, new attire and the latest technology to prepare them for a successful school year.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Family, Kids, Avocado, Supplement, DHA


Peaches not included in EC support measures for fruits and vegetables

The European Commission on Monday announced the approval of 125 million euros in support measures for perishable fruits and vegetables following a Russian embargo on EU food and agricultural products.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

Merced Sun-Star

7 fun new takes on the 7-layer salad

It's the quintessential potluck food: seven-layer salad. With its layers of iceberg lettuce, peas, tomatoes, onions, cheddar cheese, bacon and mayonnaise, it's colorful, crunchy and creamy all in one bite.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home

ABC News

Forget tomatoes and carrots: why indigenous vegetables and fruits...

Forget about eating oranges for a dose of vitamin C, plant scientist Dr Dyno Keatinge believes rosellas should be a part of your everyday diet.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Supplement, Vitamin C

EU announces aid to growers hit by Russian embargo

The European Commission today announced a series of exceptional measures to help growers hit by a Russian ban on fruit and vegetable imports.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables

The Globe and Mail

EU to help fruit, vegetable growers hurt by Russia ban

A farmer harvests apples in an orchard at the Verger de la Chebuette in Saint Julien de Concelles near Nantes, western France, in this file photo.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science