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2012-06-02 23:01:17

The Citrus, Banana and Other Fruit Growing industry in Australia has struggled to cope with adverse weather conditions over the past five years.

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2012-03-13 11:20:30

The distinctive color of Blood Oranges comes from pigments known as anthocyanins which provide a variety of health benefits such as lowering the risk of heart disease and stroke.

2012-03-12 20:23:33

For the red pigmentation to develop, blood oranges normally require a period of cold as they ripen.

Brazil Denied Request To Extend Regulation Of Fungicide In Orange Juice
2012-02-17 13:22:47

Brazilian orange juice producers were denied a request on Thursday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to allow a higher tolerance of fungicide in juice imports.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.