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3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Mercer County program offers checks for qualifying seniors to purchase local fruits, vegetables

TRENTON - Just in time for ripening jersey corn and tomatoes, qualifying Mercer County seniors once again can get assistance to purchase local fruit and vegetables sold at participating farm stands.


Related Topix: Mercer County, NJ, Life, Food, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Rutgers University, Social Security, Personal Finance

7 hrs ago | Mountain View Voice

V is for 'Victory'

Connie Cavanaugh of the Garden Club of Palo Alto, works in the Victory Garden behind the Museum of American Heritage on July 17, 2014.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, San Mateo County, CA, Redwood City, CA

12 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Drought leads to high prices, low lakes

"It's just going crazy; people are starting to panic," said Arthur, the owner of Arthur & Orum Well Drilling Inc. "You go to the city, and some people don't know there's a drought," he told CNN.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Agriculture, Science, Life, Lake Nacimiento, CA

14 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

EU bans vegetables from Ghana

The European Union has put a temporary ban on exports of vegetables from Ghana to their region.


Related Topix: Life, Food

18 hrs ago | Fox News

Vegetables more likely to make you sick than beef

An apple a day keeps the doctor away-unless, of course, it's carrying a disease.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Dessert menus harvest vegetables for new flavors

Maybe you'd like some beetroot ice cream as served by the Sweet Rose Creamery in Santa Monica, Calif.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dessert, Ice Cream, Entertainment, Top Chef, Television, Fruits, Cake, Baked Goods

Preserving fruits and vegetables at Cromwell Valley Park

The summer harvest time is a short period when Farmer's markets are brimming with fresh fruits and vegetables.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Skinny Chef: How-to tips for a plant-based diet

Following a plant-based diet means that the main part of all your meals is mostly based on plants.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetarian, Vegan, Recipes, Medicine, Nutrition


This Genius Cheat Sheet For Gardeners Tells Where And When To Plant Your Vegetables

If you've never planted a seed in the ground before, chances are that the thought of growing your own vegetables -- no matter how exciting -- incites feelings of anxiety.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Click Orlando

McDonald's unveils tofu and fish nuggets in Japan

If you're wary of chicken and beef products after a major meat supply scandal in Asia, the McDonald's in Japan could have an alternative for you -- tofu and fish nuggets.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Vegetarian

The News Tribune

Mint pesto side dish goes well with lamb and zucchini kabobs

This is a quick lamb kabob with linguine in a mint pesto. The meal can be made even more quickly by using a prepared pesto sauce mixed with chopped fresh mint.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes

Tue Jul 29, 2014

A meal with broccoli stalks

Broccoli stalks are known to hold more nutrients and mineral in the stalk. Most times, they are cut off and discarded into the trash.


Related Topix: Nutrition, Medicine, Life, Food


Homeless shelter in Des Moines installs greenhouse

A homeless shelter in downtown Des Moines has installed a dome-shaped greenhouse that will enable the organization to grow vegetables year-round.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home


Food assistance to double when buying fruits, vegetables at Boulder County Farmers' Markets

Starting Saturday, Boulder County residents participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - formerly known as food stamps - can buy twice as many fruits and vegetables when they use their benefits at the Boulder County Farmers' Markets in Longmont and Boulder.


Related Topix: Boulder County, CO, Life, Food, Nutrition, Longmont, CO, Boulder, CO

The Olympian

10 ideas for eating all that zucchini

Zucchini bread is fine and all, but when you're staring down a mountain of summer abundance, how much of it can you really eat? Convinced we could find more - and more creative - ways to use up a bounty of zucchini, we decided to explore out-of-the-box ideas for summer's most notorious love-hate vegetable.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Bread, Food

Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria to Promote Jams, Canned Vegetables in Russia, UAE

Bulgaria's State Fund Agriculture and the Fruits and Vegetables Processors Union have signed a contract for the promotion of local products in Russia and the United Arab Emirates.


Related Topix: Life, Food, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, World News

Merced Sun-Star

National Grilling Month: Have your barbecue and eat it too

Whether it's charcoal, gas or even a grill pan on the stove, there's no denying it: Grilling is one of America's favorite pastimes during the summer season.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Baked Goods, Bread, Vegetarian, Fruits

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Two Former McDonald's Executives Are Leading A Fast-Food Revolution

Two former McDonald's executives are trying to bring kale, quinoa, and other upscale foods to the masses with a health-conscious restaurant chain called LYFE Kitchen.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Vegetarian, Las Vegas, NV

The Hartford Courant

Southington Farm Grows 200 Types Of Vegetables

The three are among the 200 varieties of vegetables and fruits Mark Ramsay grows on his 7-acre farm called L.E.A.F. Lewis Educational Agricultural Farm.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Southington, CT, Agriculture, Science, Fruits, Recipes, Plainville, CT

Inside Bay Area

Outside Lands' food scene: Where to sip and nosh

Food pairings take on an entirely new meaning when you're planning your weekend at San Francisco's Outside Lands.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Potatoes, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA


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