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2014-09-04 23:04:41

‘An apple variety a day’: Gala, Fuji and Red Delicious among top varieties Vienna, VA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Hungry for apples? We’re about to have plenty to choose from as U.S. apple growers are expecting a healthy harvest this season. U.S. Apple Association (USApple) recently forecast growers nationwide will pick close to 264 million bushels of apples this harvest season, which runs primarily from late August through November. Apples remain the most popular fruit grown in the...

2014-02-06 23:29:39

The Kanzi® brand apple is full flavored with the perfect sweet-tart balance. With its radiant skin, the Kanzi® brand apple is described as one of the most attractive apples on the market. Wenatchee, WA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Washington grown Kanzi® brand apples are hitting U.S. markets this week and due to high demand for this premium apple, in combination with limited early production on young trees, supplies are limited. An unfortunate hail event last season eliminated...

2013-09-19 23:02:42

America’s first grocery store is ready for apple season. Bethpage, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Many wait eagerly for apple season. This is the time of year when the best and tastiest apples are at an apple-lover’s fingertips. King Kullen, Long Island’s own grocery store, is excited that it is now apple season. This time of year, King Kullen typically carries over 12 different varieties of apples, with the most popular being Honeycrisp and Gala varieties. The New York apple...

2012-03-28 13:34:59

As rates for prostate disorders spiral upwards, new research pinpoints where to grow dwindling African source of alternative medicine Responding to the dwindling abundance of Prunus africana in the wild, a tree listed as "vulnerable to extinction" by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, a recent study by the World Agroforestry Centre identifies possible locations in Kenya for developing tree farms. The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported as far...

2010-02-01 09:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hawthorn Group Chairman and CEO John Ashford today announced that Hawthorn Vice President Scott Barker has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Communications. Barker's more than 20 years of experience includes political campaign, government, corporate and agency work. Barker was one of the first innovators in the use of digital media and is recognized for designing communications and grassroots programs that effectively integrate...


Word of the Day
jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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