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Health and fitness retreat shares how proper nutrition can improve emotional wellness. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 A recent study of women
The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life, which is dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil news, shares a recipe for Scampi Soup with Asparagus that is prepared with Tuscan olive
Flavor Your Life shares a recipe for tasty Italian party finger-food. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 The European Union funded campaign Flavor
The Vegetable Science Magazine Olericulture.org has newly included 263 resources to Asparagus which can be cultivated under both temperate and tropical climatic conditions.
As consumer demand for convenient, nutritious foods increases, pre-cut and packaged fruit and vegetables become more popular.
Olericulture is the science and technology of cultivating and producing vegetables.
MILAN, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Picking up everything and moving to a new place is never an easy task. However, Terry and his wife (along with their beloved cat) took the challenge to a whole new level.
GREENDALE, Wis., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On newsstands April 2011--Spring fever - catch it with the May 2011 issue of Taste of Home, the #1 food and entertaining magazine in the world.
MCLEAN, Va., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Delicious and nutritious, shrimp reigns as one of the most popular seafood items throughout the year, particularly during the Lenten season, the 40-day period leading up to Easter when believers from around the world join to abstain from meat and other rich foods.
The Scarlet Lily Beetle (Lilioceris lilii) is native to Europe but is now widely found in North America. Larvae damage cultivated lily and Fritillaria plants. Photo by Keith Edkins The beetle family Chrysomelidae, or leaf beetles is a family of over 35,000 species in more than 2,500 genera. Leaf beetles are recognizable by their tarsal formula and distinguished from long-horned beetles (family Cerambycidae) by their short, filiform antennae. Adult and larval leaf beetles feed on all...
PHOTO CAPTION: The common asparagus beetle Crioceris asparagi is an important pest of asparagus crops. Photo by Keith Edkins 2003 The Common Asparagus Beetle (Crioceris asparagi) is an chief pest of Asparagus crops both in Europe and in North America; asparagus is its only food plant. The adult beetles and the larvae strip the needle-like leaves off the asparagus fronds which deprives the plants of the ability to build food reserves for future years. They also damage the shoots, thereby...
The beetle family Chrysomelidae, or leaf beetles, is a family of over 35,000 species in more than 2,500 genera. Leaf beetles are recognizable by their tarsal formula and distinguished from long-horned beetles (family Cerambycidae) by their short, filiform antennae. Adult and larval leaf beetles feed on all sorts of plant tissue. Many are economically important pests of agriculture, for example the colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata), the asparagus beetle (Crioceris...