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Nature’s Superfoods Singapore Offers Organically-grown Products That Are Affordable and Accessible

SINGAPORE  - Media OutReach - 10 February 2021 - By offering quality organic foods that are 100% natural, Nature's Superfoods changes the conversation around the value these superfoods bring to everyd...

High-tech indoor farmer AppHarvest starts shipping tomatoes

AppHarvest — an indoor farming company backed by Martha Stewart — thinks the agriculture sector is ripe for disruption. And now, its tomatoes are ripe for eating. The Morehead, Kentu...

Military nurses, tests coming to help hard-hit Arizona city

PHOENIX (AP) — Exhausted nurses in rural Yuma, Arizona, regularly send COVID-19 patients on a long helicopter ride to Phoenix when they don't have enough staff. The so-called winter lettuce capital of...

Coronavirus claims an unexpected victim: Florida vegetables

PALMETTO, Fla. (AP) — Mounds of harvested zucchini and yellow squash ripened and then rotted in the hot Florida sun. Juicy tomatoes were left to wither — unpicked — in farmers' fields. ...

Gardening trends for 2020? Think unconventional, sustainable

Gardeners in 2020 will veer from the beaten path, opting for unconventional varieties and eco-conscious surroundings, according to a plant trends study by horticulturalists with the University of Flor...

Emails show FDA worry with growers after romaine outbreaks

NEW YORK (AP) — After repeated food poisoning outbreaks tied to romaine lettuce, a U.S. food safety official shared his concerns in an internal email, saying the produce industry's water testing "fail...

Courtyard gardens: a kind of paradise behind faded walls

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, Mexico (AP) — Step off the dusty cobblestone streets and peek behind nondescript, weather-worn, faded, even grimy brick facades, and encounter the startlingly beautiful courtyar...

Repeat outbreaks pressure produce industry to step up safety

NEW YORK (AP) — After repeated food poisoning outbreaks linked to romaine lettuce, the produce industry is confronting the failure of its own safety measures in preventing contaminations. ...

Questions about the romaine warning? Here are some answers

NEW YORK (AP) — Avoid all romaine lettuce, but don't worry about your turkey. With two food poisoning outbreaks making headlines before Thanksgiving, the messages about what's safe t...

Citing E. coli outbreak, US officials say don't eat romaine

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 32 people in 11 states. The Food and Drug Ad...

Current, powered by GE and Jones Food Company Partner to Launch Europe’s Largest Indoor Farm

LONDON & AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--Current, powered by GE (NYSE: GE) and Jones Food Company Ltd. (JFC), today announced that construction is underway toward building one of the worl...

Growing Smiles Across Wisconsin Through Nutrition

STEVENS POINT, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 4, 2018--A balanced, nutritious diet is essential to healthy living, as well as a healthy smile. To celebrate National Smile Month, Delta Dental of Wisconsin,...

Business Highlights

___ China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat HONG KONG (AP) — A Chinese tech giant has been brought to its knees. Tougher inspections at Chinese ...

Lifestyle changes to stave off Alzheimer's? Hints, no proof

WASHINGTON (AP) — There are no proven ways to stave off Alzheimer's, but a new report raises the prospect that avoiding nine key risks starting in childhood just might delay or even prevent about a th...

‘Rain Bomb’ blows up vegetable prices by 50% in Greater Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The strongest plum rain Taiwan ever witnessed destroyed a wide variety of crops, leading to a national vegetable price uptick average of 30 percent, but the Greater Taipei r...