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3 hrs ago | Science Daily
Your chairs, synthetic rugs and plastic bags could one day be made out of cocoa, rice and vegetable waste rather than petroleum, scientists are now reporting.
7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Winter may seem a long way off, but if you're wanting to grow a winter garden, the time to start is now, says Contra Costa Master Gardener Janet Miller.
11 hrs ago | National Public Radio
Giant Cabbage Weigh-Off 2013 winners : Scott Rob , Keevan Dinkel and Brian Shunskis .
15 hrs ago | National Public Radio
At a local FairPrice Supermarket in central Singapore, you'll find baby carrots grown in Bakersfield, Calif., - the same ones for sale at my local grocery store in Washington, D.C. Such well-traveled vegetables aren't unusual in the tiny island-state, which imports more than 90 percent of its food from some 35 countries.
17 hrs ago | Thewestmorland Gazette
Jack Casson with the giant marrow grown by Dr Kevin Briggs at Bolton-le-Sands Floral and Horticultural Society Show PRIZE-winning sweet peas, gladioli, beetroot and marrow led to an historic nine trophies for Dr Kevin Briggs at the Bolton-le-Sands flower show.
This time of year brings an excess of everything - kale and greens are still proliferating, tomatoes are in full bloom, and summer squash, eggplant, peppers and beans are everywhere.
Idaho has its potatoes. Florida has its fresh fruits and juices. Vidalia is the name synonymous with the nation's most famous sweet onion.
Joining a CSA program is a great way to eat fresh, cheap, and local. The way it works is simple: You sign up for a share in the produce predominately vegetables, but also fruit and possibly honey and eggs of a particular farm.
Gardeners at Cow Mead allotments in Abingdon Road, Oxford, raised A 465 selling their potatoes, beans, courgettes and fresh eggs at an open day on Saturday.
In the heat of summer, it's hard to imagine that the weather will ever be cool again.
Reading supermarkets are getting ready for the descent of thousands of Reading Festival goers by swapping fruit and vegetables for alcohol.
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.
"Oil palms produce the greatest amount of vegetable oil per hectare of land ," said Stefano Savi, communications director at the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil Demand for the sustainable oil is rising faster than supply for the first time as total sales of Certified Sustainable Palm Oil reach more than 2.4 million metric tonnes .
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.
A century ago, every woman in rural America had a hope chest and a Mason jar collection.
Be kind to your vegetables. Watch for wilt. We're all trying to save water, but keep an eye on tomatoes during hot weather.
There's a reason "every culinary school in the world starts with knife skills," cooking instructor Brian Adornetto explains.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 08:50 pm
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