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2013-06-11 23:24:10

The Vegetable Farming industry has experienced steady growth over the five years to 2013, due in part to the fact that vegetables are a staple in the Canadian diet and in part to greater consumer awareness of the health benefits of vegetables. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Vegetable Farming industry to its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 The Vegetable Farming industry has experienced steady growth over...

2013-05-30 23:22:35

Locally Grown, In-Season, Foods Are More Nutritious Reports Nutrition Educator Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Sharon Kleyne is a nutrition and health educator, radio commentator and host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio show, on VoiceAmerica, Apple iTunes and Green Talk Network. She is also Founder of Bio-Logic Aqua Research water and hydrotherapy research. Sharon believes that Summer is the time to switch your diet to fresh, locally or home grown...

2013-05-29 23:03:36

Stay healthy with nutritious, prediabetes-friendly barbecue tips. King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Nothing says “summertime” like an outdoor barbecue! When the sun is out and the grill is fired up, it´s time to indulge in backyard lounging with good friends and fantastic food. Still, it´s important to stay healthy with a nutritious diet and regular exercise (it´ll help you look and feel better in a bikini or swim trunks in the coming months!). Good...

Potatoes Give The Most Bang For Your Nutritional Buck
2013-05-25 05:22:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When it comes to produce, potatoes are actually one of the best nutritional values on the market, according to a new study published in the latest edition of the journal PLOS ONE. Dr. Adam Drewnowski, Director of the Nutritional Sciences Program at the University of Washington, and colleagues reported their findings after creating an “affordability index” of 98 different vegetables and five vegetable subgroups,...

2013-05-22 23:28:41

Heading into summer, now is the perfect time to get with a plan for better nutrition--from farmers' markets overflowing with whole foods to weather perfect for outdoor exercise. The nutrition specialists at Brilliant Nutrition highlight 5 spring nutrition opportunities not to miss. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Spring is the perfect time to get with a plan for better nutrition--from farmers' markets filled with whole foods to weather perfect for outdoor exercise. To help...

2013-05-20 23:24:36

Adding more vegetables to meals is one of the simplest things that can be done to drastically improve health. Flax Seasoning discusses how eating more vegetables can improve health and provides some simple ways to add more vegetables to each meal. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 Adding more vegetables to meals is one of the simplest things that can be done to drastically improve health. Vegetables have been shown to help decrease chances of acquiring heart disease, diabetes, and...

Nutritional Value Of White Vegetables
2013-05-15 15:17:46

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Forgoing those boring looking veggies for ones that have a little more color isn't necessarily the best way to great nutrition, according to a new study. Researchers wrote in the journal Advances in Nutrition that potatoes and other white vegetables are just as important to good nutrition as colorful ones. "It's recommended that the variety of fruits and vegetables consumed daily should include dark green and orange vegetables, but...


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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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