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2014-04-08 12:22:14

Gotham Greens Builds World's First Commercial High Tech Greenhouse on Roof of Whole Foods Market BROOKLYN, N.Y., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A stunning glimpse into our green future is underway in Brooklyn where Gotham Greens has built and is now operating a 20,000 s.f. state-of-the-art, climate controlled farm on the roof of a local Whole Foods Market. The hydroponic greenhouse grows the highest quality vegetables all year round--including the dead of winter. A sophisticated...

2014-03-06 23:22:06

High quality black raspberry powder from Berri Products LLC was used by Ohio State University to create easy-to-use products designed to improve consistency and compliance in clinical trials. Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Berri Products LLC, a leader in providing high-quality black raspberry products to clinical trials and directly to consumers, has supplied black raspberry powder to Ohio State University, where a team of food scientists used it to make black raspberry candies for...

2014-01-31 23:34:57

Oregon berry product innovator, Berri Products, announces membership to the Northwest Food Processors Association. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Berri Products, LLC, makers of high-quality berry products grown and produced on their partner farms, is pleased to announce its membership to the Northwest Food Processors Association (NWFPA) as an Associate Processor. Recently, Berri Products attended the 100th NWFPA Expo in Portland, Oregon. The NWFPA is the largest regional food manufacturing...

2013-12-15 08:20:05

MILAN, Dec. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The mascot designed by Disney Italy for the 2015 Expo was welcomed to the stage by the clamorous applause of its young audience at Milan's Franco Parenti Theatre this morning. In fact, not just one mascot, but a whole family composed of 11 different foods. Garlic, watermelon, orange and banana; together with fig, blue corn, mango, apple, pomegranate, pear and radish. Their personalities, with their happy, friendly faces, will come to life to...

2013-10-16 08:22:57

Pomegranate Season Kicks Off with Launch of Simply Wonderful Digital Magazine, New Chef Series Recipes and Other POM-spired Ideas for Fall LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- POM Wonderful, the largest producer of Wonderful variety pomegranates in the U.S., celebrates the return of pomegranate season! This month, POM Wonderful began harvest to bring produce aisles all things pomegranate, including fresh pomegranates, POM POMS Fresh Arils and 100% Pomegranate Juice. To honor...

2013-09-18 23:21:27

BerriProducts LLC has launched a new product, BerriSpectrum™ AnthoBlend™, that contains a full serving of whole organic California strawberries and Washington blueberries, along with a full serving of their own specially-cultivated Oregon black raspberries. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 BerriProducts, a leader in providing the highest quality berry products for clinical trials and directly to consumers, has developed a new berry powder blend that launched today on their...

2013-09-04 23:28:31

Over the past five years, the Global Fruit and Vegetables Processing industry experienced slight revenue growth thanks to increased demand for convenient prepared meals, growing health and nutrition awareness, increased significance of branding and greater competition from private labels. These trends are anticipated to continue over the next five years, and for these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Global Fruit and Vegetables Processing industry to...

People Consume Fruits, Vegetables More Often When They Have Easy Access To Them
2013-09-04 07:56:56

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Access to adequate fruits and vegetables is problematic in low-income communities because of limited access to supermarkets and farmers' markets. Community-supported agriculture (CSA) programs may be a feasible approach for providing fresh fruits and vegetables to under-resourced communities, according to a new study from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. CSAs link consumers to a local farm’s produce over a growing season....

2013-08-20 23:04:15

Cool Frootz patented technology and Froozer product line produce delicious proprietary frozen products made entirely of pure IQF fruit and/or vegetables and other edible flora that has the mouth feel and texture of soft serve ice cream, creating a perfect nutritional delivery system for young and old. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Boca Raton based Cool Frootz™, LLC with its patented TMU technology and Froozer™ brand line of products is ready to enter the market with healthy...

2013-07-30 23:20:39

Evergreen Brick Works celebrates wild blueberry month with activities for all ages throughout August. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 With the sunny days of late summer come the season of a truly Canadian staple—the wild blueberry. To celebrate, Evergreen Brick Works is hosting a Wild Blueberry Month throughout August, rounding off with the 4th annual Wild Blueberry Festival on August 25. Sponsored by GE Café, the wild blueberry festivities throughout the month will have...