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2013-11-19 16:40:15

Mixture of blue and red lights recommended to enhance lettuce quality, yield In the life cycle of plants, most developmental processes are dependent on light. Significant biological processes such as germination, shade avoidance, circadian rhythms, and flower induction are all affected by light. Recent advancements in the use of LED lighting in plant and vegetable production systems has researchers looking for insights into the effects of these artificial lights on the growth and yield of...

2013-11-13 23:32:19

Natick Mom Tracy Sivak wins the classic battle by getting kids to "eat their veggies." Natick, Massachusetts (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Tracy Sivak, Managing Member of Fresh Play LLC, launches Raise Your Rainbow®, a healthy eating game for children ages 3 to 12. Raise Your Rainbow® challenges kids to eat 5-9 servings of colorful fruits and vegetables each day. Raise Your Rainbow® is an interactive game that teaches children how to make healthy food choices....

2013-10-27 23:03:00

The article on the website Vkool.com releases 19 tips to grow hair fast naturally that people should take to get thicker hair. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 27, 2013 The article on the website Vkool.com was divided into 2 main parts. It offers 19 useful tips to grow hair fast naturally that people should apply to get healthier and thicker hair. In the first part, people will see 9 healthy foods to eat to boost the natural hair growing process. Firstly, people will discover the benefits that...

2013-10-15 23:26:44

Fruit & Vegetable Seed Market report studies various other important aspects of the market also includes SWOT analysis of global key players, Porter’s analysis, and competitive landscape. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/fruit-and-vegetable-seed-market-1257.html (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 According to a new market research report, "Fruit & Vegetable Seed Market, by Type [Brassica (Cabbage, Cauliflower, and Broccoli), Cucurbit (Cucumber, Melons, and Squash),...

TomTato Plant Produces Tomatoes And Potatoes
2013-10-01 10:55:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online UK horticulture specialists Thompson and Morgan have introduced the TomTato, a plant that simultaneously grows tomatoes and potatoes. This tall plant produces up to 500 sweet, cherry tomatoes above ground and a full patch of white potatoes underneath. The fruits and veggies are reported to ripen at the same time, meaning when it’s time to pick the tomatoes, the potatoes can also be unearthed. Although it may sound impossible...

2013-09-24 23:32:52

That lovable carrot munching bunny and the iconic spinach-guzzling sailor were on to something. Eating enough fruits and vegetables, particularly leafy greens like spinach, has been linked, time and time again, to a longer life and a higher quality of life. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 That lovable carrot munching bunny and the iconic spinach-guzzling sailor were on to something. Eating enough fruits and vegetables, particularly leafy greens like spinach, has been linked,...

Edible Coatings for fruits and vegetables
2013-09-11 09:25:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Advances in food technology responsible for bringing ready-to-eat fresh-cup apple slices into school cafeterias, grocery stores and fast-food restaurants could soon expand to include other types of fruits and vegetables. Speaking at the 246th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS), Dr. Attila E. Pavlath of the USDA’s Western Regional Research Center in California discussed how edible coatings...

2013-09-10 23:01:33

September is National Food Safety Month, and with food safety policy changing globally in 2014, there is no better time than the present to learn how to stay safe in the kitchen. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Luckily, Mareya Ibrahim, The Fit Foody, TV chef and food safety expert, has created the ‘Savvy 7’ simple tips to protect your plate. “These 7 quick and easy tips will make a world of difference in what you and your family eats, your household health, and how you...

Latest Vegetable Reference Libraries

Leaf vegetables
2013-08-21 09:03:22

Leaf vegetables are leaves from various plants that are edible with some leaves having tender shoots, such as beet greens, attached. Leaf vegetables are very high in nutrition and may be used in various culinary dishes. While there are over a thousand species of leaf vegetables, they generally come from plants that are short-lived such as lettuce and spinach. Leaf vegetables are high in vitamin K which is caused from the photosynthesis that takes place during the growing phase. Anyone on...

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