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2013-12-11 08:33:13

WALLINGFORD, Conn., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The weather outside may be frightful in some parts of the country, but Edible Arrangements(®), the world's largest retailer of fresh fruit bouquets, is working overtime to make sure celebrations are filled with fruit, not fruitcakes, this holiday season. It may be weeks before the impact on the multibillion-dollar fruit industry is known, but officials at Edible Arrangements say the recent winter storm that engulfed much of...

2013-11-25 08:23:38

"When words fail" is first advertising campaign from new agency The Richards Group WALLINGFORD, Conn., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Having difficulty finding the right words to express your special emotions this holiday season? If so, Edible Arrangements(®) fresh fruit bouquets and chocolate dipped fruit are THE. BEST. GIFT. EVER. - and can say it for you! The company's just launched advertising campaign - "When words fail . . . Send THE. BEST. GIFT. EVER" - depicts the familiar...

2013-11-20 17:42:54

Data reported by the Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project reinforce the positive influence of lifestyle factors in mitigating risks that potentially increase the likelihood of heart disease and other health problems. Findings based on 1,059 residents of New Ulm, Minn, underscore the importance of obesity prevention and nutrition, specifically eating more fruits and vegetables, in addressing metabolic syndrome (MS), a common precursor to cardiovascular disease (CVD). This study used...

2013-10-24 08:27:55

DUBLIN, October 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Total Produce launches the video "Pumpkins In Space!" to celebrate their new Smartphone App, the "TOP Fruit Hub" Halloween is famous for pumpkins, but one Irish grown pumpkin called 'Patches' is destined to become infamous following his amazing journey into space! Not content with resting on someone's doorstep or sitting on a window sill, Patches is a pumpkin destined for a higher calling. (Photo:...

2013-10-23 23:21:02

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Research and Development Forecast of China’s Tomato Products Industry, 2013-2017. London (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 China is one of the largest tomato producers in the world, but there is a large gap between China and foreign countries as for the tomato products aspect. The gap was mainly presented in the following aspects: less varieties, poor quality, backward planting technologies, low machinery application level and single...

2013-10-15 23:26:44

Fruit & Vegetable Seed Market report studies various other important aspects of the market also includes SWOT analysis of global key players, Porter’s analysis, and competitive landscape. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/fruit-and-vegetable-seed-market-1257.html (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 According to a new market research report, "Fruit & Vegetable Seed Market, by Type [Brassica (Cabbage, Cauliflower, and Broccoli), Cucurbit (Cucumber, Melons, and Squash),...

2013-10-07 08:23:07

DALLAS, October 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report, "Fruit & Vegetable Seed Market, by Type [Brassica (Cabbage, Cauliflower, and Broccoli), Cucurbit (Cucumber, Melons, and Squash), Leafy (Lettuce and Spinach), Root-Bulb (Onion and Carrot) & Solanaceae (Pepper, Eggplant, and Tomato)] & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Fruit & Vegetable Seed Market will grow from $6,276.5 million...

2013-09-26 23:32:05

Fourteen years ago, after discovering that he could go into many nurseries and they would sell him a fruit tree that will never bear fruit, Greg Peterson of the Urban Farm decided to do something about it. He started teaching classes in his living room on the ins and outs of growing fruit trees in the desert. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 The mystery was there. Why could someone go into a plant nursery and purchase a fruit tree, expecting that it would be one that actually...

Fruits And Vegetables Increase Life Span
2013-09-26 10:16:05

[ Watch the Video: Live Longer By Eating Your Vegetables Every Day ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Your mother probably always told that eating your fruits and vegetables would help you to grow up big and strong. According to a new study in the American Journal of Epidemiology, a diet full of fruits and veggies will also increase your chance of living a longer life. Conducted by a team of European researchers, the study included data on nearly 26,000 deaths...

2013-09-24 23:32:52

That lovable carrot munching bunny and the iconic spinach-guzzling sailor were on to something. Eating enough fruits and vegetables, particularly leafy greens like spinach, has been linked, time and time again, to a longer life and a higher quality of life. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 That lovable carrot munching bunny and the iconic spinach-guzzling sailor were on to something. Eating enough fruits and vegetables, particularly leafy greens like spinach, has been linked,...


Latest Fruit Reference Libraries

Hardy kiwi, Actinidia arguta
2014-01-04 14:34:30

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, Journal
2012-04-25 14:26:44

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...

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2005-06-23 11:53:34

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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