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According to a new study published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, eating seven or more servings of fruit and vegetables per day reduces a person’s rate of death at any time by 42 percent.
Women who ate a diet high in fresh fruits and vegetables as young adults were much less likely to have plaque build-up in their arteries 20 years later compared with those who consumed lower amounts of these foods
“Benefits Of Kiwi On Health,” a new report on the website HealthReviewCenter.com uncovers health and nutrition benefits of kiwi, and some reasons to eat it. Seattle,
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Findings Reveal How Canned Foods Stack Up Against Alternative Forms in Three Key Categories WASHINGTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The vast majority of Americans need to eat more fruits
MarketReportsChina.com adds “Research and Development Forecast of China's Tomato Products Industry, 2014-2018” report to its research database. Dallas,
The Apple, Pear and Stone Fruit Growing in Australia industry will continue to struggle amid tough import competition and downward pressure on prices from major supermarkets.
GUANGZHOU, China, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 24, GAC MOTOR signed a cooperation agreement with Dubai-based car dealer Gargash whereby Gargash will build showrooms in prime locations
When the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) enacted new guidelines for school lunches in 2012, critics of the change said the additional fruits and vegetable that students were now required to select as part of their meal would merely increase food waste.
Edy's Launches New "Fruit and Veggie" Bars Line That Combines Fruits and Vegetables in a Frozen Snack OAKLAND, Calif., Feb.
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...
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.