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2014-03-27 23:28:45

“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, Wa (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 “Benefits Of Kiwi On Health,” a new report created by Todd Silva on the site HealthReviewCenter.com shows health and nutrition benefits of kiwi, and detailed instructions on how to use it properly. In the first part of this report, people will discover some healthy reasons to eat kiwi such...

2014-01-12 23:03:43

Shane Michaels releases a review of Kiwi-Klenz, a digestive supplement created by Xtend-Life to enhance health and proper digestion. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 Kiwi-Klenz, a digestive supplement created by Xtend-Life to help improve the absorption of food and nutritional supplements for overall better health has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting and investigative review. “Most people don’t realize that it’s not just what they eat that has an impact on...

2014-01-11 23:01:50

Shane Michaels releases a review of Kiwi-Klenz, a digestive supplement created by Xtend-Life to enhance health and proper digestion. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 Kiwi-Klenz, a digestive supplement created by Xtend-Life to help improve the absorption of food and nutritional supplements for overall better health has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting and investigative review. “Most people don’t realize that it’s not just what they eat that has an impact on...

Kiwi Genome Reveals A Few Surprises
2013-10-27 05:36:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Scientists working to sequence the genome of the kiwifruit have revealed that the berry has recently undergone a pair of whole-genome duplication events, according to new research published earlier this month in the journal Nature Communications. Zhangjun Fei, an associate professor at the Boyce Thompson Institute at Cornell University, and his colleagues also discovered that there were many similarities between the kiwi’s more...

2011-07-08 07:00:00

XI'AN, China, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- SkyPeople Fruit Juice, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPU) (together with is direct and indirect subsidiaries, "SkyPeople" or the "Company"), a processor and manufacturer of kiwifruit, apple, pear and other concentrated specialty fruit juices and manufacturer of Hedetang and Qin Mei Duo-branded fruit beverages in the People's Republic of China ("PRC" or "China"), today announced the filing of a defamation lawsuit against Absaroka Capital Management...

2011-06-21 00:00:30

Dedicated to environment and growers, ZESPRI Kiwifruit proves to be environmentally conscientious on a global scale. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 ZESPRI Kiwifruit, the New Zealand-based premium grower of Green, Gold, and organic kiwifruit for over 100 years, has an ongoing commitment to understanding and minimizing its impact on the global community. Measuring its water footprint and carbon emissions, while constantly coming up with innovative ways to help sustain the environment,...

2010-01-06 07:00:00

XI'AN, China, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- SkyPeople Fruit Juice, Inc. (NYSE Amex: SPU) ("SkyPeople" or "the Company"), a processor and manufacturer of concentrated kiwifruit, apple, pear and other fruit juices and fruit products in China, today announced continued governmental support for kiwifruit growers in Shaanxi Province and direct governmental support for SkyPeople Fruit Juice. Beginning in 2008, the Shaanxi Fruit Industry Council first announced it would support kiwifruit...

2009-11-16 07:00:00

XI'AN, China, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- SkyPeople Fruit Juice, Inc. (NYSE Amex: SPU) ("SkyPeople" or "the Company"), a leading processor and manufacturer of concentrated apple, kiwifruit, pear and other fruit juices and fruit products in the People's Republic of China, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009. Third Quarter 2009 and Recent Highlights -- Revenue increased 67.1% year-over-year to $10.6 million. -- Operating...

2009-03-31 07:00:00

XI'AN, China, March 31 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- SkyPeople Fruit Juice, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SPFJ) ("SkyPeople" or "the Company"), a leading processor and manufacturer of concentrated apple, kiwifruit, pear and other fruit juices and fruit products in the People's Republic of China, today reported full year 2008 revenue of $41.6 million and net income of $10.0 million. For the fourth quarter of 2008, revenue was $19.2 million and net income was $6.1 million. Full Year...

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2009-03-11 07:53:34

Incipient sex chromosomes have been found in New Zealand's eponymous export, the kiwifruit. Researchers writing in the open access journal BMC Genomics have mapped the kiwifruit genome and pin-pointed the sex-determining locus. It has previously been suggested that, among the kiwifruit plant's small (<1um) chromosomes, lie a pair of X/Y-like chromosomes that result in its dioecism. Now a team led by Lena Fraser and colleagues at the New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research has...


Latest Kiwifruit Reference Libraries

Silver vine, Actinidia polygama
2014-01-05 10:47:29

Actinidia polygama is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Silver vine or Cat powder. The plant belongs to the Actinidiaceae family. A. polygama can be found naturally growing in Japan and China. Actinidia polygama vines grow between 16 and 19 feet. Its leaves grow between 2.3 and 5.1 inches long. The species’ leaves appear silver and white in coloration, however during the flowering season its leaves are bright green. A. polygama plants will...

Variegated kiwi vine, Actinidia kolomikta
2014-01-04 15:22:59

Actinidia kolomikta is a very hardy, flowering vine species. The species belongs to the Actinidiaceae family and may also be referred to commonly as the Variegated kiwi vine. A. kolomikta can be found in Russia, Korea, Japan and China. Actinidia kolomikta vines are fast-growing and reach between 26 and 33 feet. The plant produces fragrant, white flowers that can be seen blooming in early summer. After flowering the plant produces long, edible kiwifruits in the early fall months.  Its...

Fuzzy Kiwifruit, Actinidia deliciosa
2014-01-04 15:04:48

Actinidia deliciosa is a fruiting vine species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Fuzzy kiwifruit or Mangueyo. A. deliciosa is a member of the Actinidiaceae family and can be found in growing naturally in southern China. A. deliciosa is technically a climbing shrub or twining vine. The plant reaches measurements of 30 feet. Its leaves measure between 2.9 and 4.9 inches long and oval or circular in shape. As leaves age, it is common to lose its layer of red hairs that...

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...

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