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In response to increased awareness generated by the expanding local foods movement, demand for fresh strawberries has increased throughout the United States.
NEW YORK, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HSBC, "the world's local bank" and official banking partner of Wimbledon, is teaming up with some of New York's most popular restaurants, bakeries and food trucks to create unique culinary experiences as part of "HSBC Bank presents Wimbledon 2011 at Rockefeller CenterÂ®." In an expansion of the Bank's fourth-annual Wimbledon program, select locations will serve "A Taste of Wimbledon" -- special desserts in honor of the traditional tournament treat,...
CHESHUNT, England, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tesco Real Food has announced that Britain's spring heat wave has led to the biggest and best quality English strawberry crop for 20 years growers have reported. The glut of English strawberries - considered by experts to be the best in the world - will result in an estimated 50 per cent reduction in UK retailers bringing in imports. Experts say that Britain's warmer than usual March and April heat wave produced perfect growing conditions...
Strawberry Cooking, Baking and Noshing Adventures Made Easy with "Strawberry Recipes for Everyday" in Print and e-Book Formats Just in Time for Mother's Day Sales Benefit the California Strawberry Scholarship Program WATSONVILLE, Calif., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the new fascination on the timeless art of home cooking and nutrition, the California Strawberry Commission today announced the availability of a new cookbook full of chef-created, mouth-watering strawberry recipes.
WATSONVILLE, Calif., April 6, 2011/PRNewswire- USNewswire/ -- A new study by The Ohio State University suggests strawberries may help prevent human esophageal cancer.
Freeze-dried strawberries may be an alternative to drugs for the prevention of esophageal cancer.
A geneticist jumped at the chance to help sequence the genome of the woodland strawberry â€“ a close relative of the apple that blooms in a mere 15 weeks, making his work much more efficient.
LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To elevate the national discussion on healthy eating, Robeks has joined hands with the American Dietetic Association in support of their "Eat Right with Color" campaign by pledging to sell 100,000 red fruit smoothies during March. The initiative will spotlight Robeks original commitment to serving only premium, whole fruit smoothies, especially those containing red fruits like strawberries, raspberries, cranberries and pomegranate.
New, Free App Offers 100 Recipes and Nutrition Tips from Top Food Bloggers WATSONVILLE, Calif., Feb.
Today's most common cultivated strawberry, the familiar Fragaria x vananassa (F. xananassa), is believed to have resulted from a chance hybridization of two wild strawberry species in Europe more than 250 years ago.
The term plasticulture is in reference to the practice of utilizing plastic materials in agricultural applications. The plastic materials themselves are frequently and broadly referred to as “ag plastics.” Plasticulture ag plastics can include soil fumigation film, nursery pots and silage bags, irrigation drip tape or tubing, but the term is most frequently used to describe all kinds of plastic plant and soil coverings. Such coverings range from plastic mulch film, high and low...
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