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1 hr ago | Bucks Herald

Stepping Out: From horses to fruit farms, a change will do you good...

This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty has numerous walks, is great for kite flying and for watching para-gliders and gliders.

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2 hrs ago | Fine Cooking

How to Pit & Slice Stone Fruits

It's easy to remove the pits from stone fruits with just a few cuts. Use Abby's simple technique here, and view our Stone Fruit Desserts slideshow for recipe inspiration.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Unh Nhaes researchers breed better strawberries

Strawberry shortcake. Strawberry rhubarb pie. Strawberry ice cream. Summertime in New England wouldn't be the same without these bountiful, sweet, juicy berries.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Hampshire College, University of New Hampshire, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Life, Food

Examiner.com

Enjoying the fruits of late summer

Summer is winding down going toward fall, time to relish all the juicy & sweet fruits.

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Examiner.com

Harvest bread uses up excess fruit, vegetables

Zucchini bread, pumpkin bread and carrot cake all originated as creative ways to use the garden's abundance.

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Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Vegetables, Cake, Dessert, Home Gardening, Home, Pudding

Examiner.com

Stone Fruit Pouches

Today's recipe feature is Stone Fruit Pouches. Here, we take the best of summer fruit and mix it up with the grill.

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Hereford Times

Triumph for 19-year-old Leominster student as Herefordshire watermelons go on sale

HEREFORDSHIRE might be well-known for its apples and cattle but the county now has a new claim to fame - as home of English watermelons.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Herefordshire County, England, Agriculture, Science, Powys County, Wales, Life, Food, Vegetables

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Discover

Pears Shaped Like Babies Are a Hit In China

Humans have a long history of tinkering with their fruits and vegetables; we can grow purple tomatoes, super bananas or the classic seedless watermelon.

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Central Western Daily

Cost-cutting to bear fruit: orchardists to save on electricity bills

ENERGY consumption accounts for a huge proportion of production costs in Australian orchards, creating a massive financial burden on fruit growers and seriously impacting their overall profit margin.

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Mail & Guardian

Hawkers' fruit bruised by legislation

Informal traders were swept off Jo'burg's streets in October and although the city now appears to have embraced them, their future remains uncertain.

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Southern Living

Survive the Dog Days of Watering

Woof! It's hot! It's dry! And if you're like Grumpy, you're SICK TO DEATH of watering all of your plants day after day, only to come back the next day and have them looking wilted and pathetic like you were never were there.

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Detroit Free Press

Wolfgang Puck: Stone fruits of summer make an easy dessert

The fruit varieties that fill farmers market stalls right now are some of late summer's greatest pleasures.

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Philly.com

Judge rejects conspiracy claim in Philadelphia port 'broker wars'

Was it sabotage? A federal judge didn't think so. He called it a case of the "broker wars" at the Port of Philadelphia.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

ABC News

Grafted tree producing 40 different fruit varieties

For the past six years, New York art professor Sam Van Aken has been grafting fruit trees with the hope of producing one tree with 40 different fruits.

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WWLP

Summer fruits will soon be gone

One trip to your local farmers' market or even the produce section of the supermarket and you can see the options are plentiful this time of year.

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ABC News

How Real Is the Looming Nutella Shortage?

Chicken wings, limes and now Nutella: even in the wealthiest country in the world, many Americans get worked up over food shortage scares that pop up a few times a year.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Gourmet popcorn shop pops into Lubbock treat market

At least, that's what entrepreneurs Shelley Larkins and Kathi Henry, owners of Ears-A-Poppin in South Lubbock, are hoping.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert

Canada.com

Jams made with exotic local fruit by mosaic artist Suzanne Spahi at her home in Montreal.

Suzanne Spahi is a Montreal artist whose richly textured mosaics shimmer with light and burst with colour, their patterns evocative of a souk.

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ABS-CBN News

Customs seizes P3.7-M fruits from Africa

Customs Deputy Commissioner Jessie Dellosa, Director Dante Fidel and Ariel Bayot of the Bureau of Plant Industries inspect oranges illegally imported from South Africa.

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Xenia Daily Gazette

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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Related Topix: California, California Government, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Avocado, Opinion

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