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4 min ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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16 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Somerset, NJ, Agriculture, Science, Life

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

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WUWM

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.

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WKOW-TV

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.

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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."

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NJ.com

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.

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Mirror.co.uk

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.

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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.

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Washington Times

EXCHANGE: Visitor agency banks on agritourism

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

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Examiner.com

Summer Fruit Crisp

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

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