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4 min ago | Central Western Daily
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.
4 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
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.
8 hrs ago | Southern Living
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.
12 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
The fruit varieties that fill farmers market stalls right now are some of late summer's greatest pleasures.
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.
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.
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.
At least, that's what entrepreneurs Shelley Larkins and Kathi Henry, owners of Ears-A-Poppin in South Lubbock, are hoping.
Suzanne Spahi is a Montreal artist whose richly textured mosaics shimmer with light and burst with colour, their patterns evocative of a souk.
Customs Deputy Commissioner Jessie Dellosa, Director Dante Fidel and Ariel Bayot of the Bureau of Plant Industries inspect oranges illegally imported from South Africa.
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.
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.
A city ad campaign announced Tuesday will remind New Yorkers to pack fruits and vegetables "instead of less healthy options."
Pluots, relative newcomers to the spectacular lineup of summer fruits, are among the most tantalizing.
Tesco have ditched fruit and veg aisles to make way for booze as bosses gears up for the Reading Festival.
Dear plant and garden lovers, this is a good time to remind you of the seasonal action points you need to undertake in August.
Prairie Fruits Farm earned its reputation by producing goat's-milk cheese and gelato.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:18 pm
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