China is on track to achieve its Millennium Development Goals by 2015, and to establish a moderately prosperous society by 2020, Shi Guohui, the Vice-Governor of Binxian County, in central China told a Pacific Islands delegation on May 10.
From candy bars to cookies to cakes and crumbles, it's easy to satisfy a sweet tooth.
Juicy blackberries, sweet-tasting peaches and hearty nuts are in abundance this time of the year on Fresno County's Fruit Trail -- a self-guided tour of family farms, fruit stands and local restaurants.
UK fruit growers could enjoy a much improved harvest of apples and pears this year, after 2012's growing season saw a dismal outcome, experts believe.
An orchard in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley has been placed under quarantine after the detection of apple proliferation phytoplasma, a plant pest that is considered one of the most critical diseases of apple trees.
When it comes to packing a picnic basket, sandwiches are almost always the stars of the menu.
If you think a fruit salad just involves chopping up a bunch of fruit into a bowl, think again! Make a stunning fruit salad by prepping and seasoning the fruit as shown in the video.
Grapefruits have long been known for their health benefits, and the subtropical fruit may revolutionize how medical therapies like anti-cancer drugs are delivered to specific tumor cells.
Blake McLeod, also known as "Mr. Bubbles" pouring samples for Jhance and Deanne Whitemere of Evansville, Ind.
Fears of a potential farm labor shortage have caused San Joaquin Valley growers to boost wages to as much as $10 an hour this year to attract and keep workers for the harvest season.
Rodney Winkel, 66, of Watervliet checks frost damage on grape buds Thursday. 'Any little thing that goes wrong, you're out,' he explained.
Hilary Scott meets the hotel kitchen duo who beat some of the big names in the world of chocolate at the recent Academy of Chocolate awards I am standing in a room that would make a chocolate lover swoon.
At Queenstown Public House , the latest project by the owners of Bareback Grill , you can score a solid lamb burger , but if you're looking for something a bit lighter, or simply feel uncomfortable munching ground lamb in plain sight of the fluffy little sheep happily grazing on the ceiling , try the Big Bowl .
I've heard that I should prune my tomato plants. Is that true, and how do I prune tomato plants? Answer: The truth is that there is no definite "yes or no" answer as to whether or not you should prune your tomato plants.
If you're willing to take the time to share your opinion online, it's often because you have something pointlessly negative to say.
Ken Halverson from Larken Farms Orchard brought a few boxes of the season's first peaches to the White Rock Local Market over the weekend.
AN 'EDIBLE road' of fruit trees sprang up in Forest Hill over the weekend in a bid to encourage home-grown fruit and veg.