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There is no question that the nutrients found in fruits and vegetables are beneficial for your health, and that they can lower the risk of many diseases and increase the longevity of your life. The results of the various studies, however, are not consistent.
The genome of Solanum pennellii, a wild relative of the domestic tomato, has been published by an international group of researchers
The true story of how an international blockbuster came to feature GAC Motor vehicles HONG KONG, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GAC Motor ("GAC") never had any notion that it would
Their Banana and Strawberry Fruit Crisps, two of the more popular fruit snack flavors, are now available in packages that contain up to eight full servings of fruit for sharing or extended snacking
The growing demand for agricultural products, with increasing population and decreasing land availability, is driving the global demand for bio-stimulants for turf & ornamentals and fruits
Collectors found the first two specimens of the prickly plant in 1974 and 1990 in west Texas. Then, for two decades, the 14-inch-tall plant was identified wrongly as one species, then another and then a third.
Results Show Sunkist® Lemons Allow for 75 Percent Reduction in Sodium without Sacrificing Taste SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
OTTAWA, July 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Issue There's nothing like a fresh salad in the summer or a juicy watermelon to refresh you on a hot day.
Easy to grow and requiring little care, BrazelBerries thrive in containers on patios, decks and balconies. Lowell, OR (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Fresh blueberries
BEIJING, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Fruits Corporation (OTC: CHFR) ("China Fruits" or "the Company"), a distributor and producer of fresh tangerine and other fresh fruits in
Actinidia arguta is a very hardy, perennial vine species. The plant produces a small fruit that gives the species its common names: Hardy kiwifruit, Kiwi berry, Arctic kiwi, Baby kiwi, Desert kiwi, Grape kiwi, Northern kiwi and Cocktail kiwi. A. arguta is a member of the Actinidiaceae family. The plant can be found growing in Japan, Korea, Northern China and Russian Siberia. A. arguta fruits are edible and don’t require peeling. Its fruit is typically the size of a berry or grape and it...
Davidsonia is a scientific journal published by the University of British Columbia Botanical Garden. It specializes in the botanical natural history of the pacific northwest and horticultural and plant conservation issues. The print edition of Davidsonia existed from 1970 to 1981. It was revived in 2002 as an online journal. The journal provides full open-access to content on its website www.davidsonia.org . The journal is named after British Columbia botanical pioneer John Davidson. It...
The sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is an annual plant in the family Asteraceae. The stem of the flower can grow up to 3 meters tall and the large flower head can reach up to 30cm in diameter. The sunflower is notable for turning to face the Sun, a behavior known as heliotropism. History Sunflowers are native to the Americas, and were domesticated around 1000 B.C. Francisco Pizarro found the Inca subjects venerating the sunflower as an image of their sun god, and gold images of the...
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