Posts Tagged ‘vegetables’

How to Wash Vegetables and Fruits to Remove Pesticides

From foodrevolution.org Get proven tips on how to wash vegetables and how to wash fruits so you can protect your health and your family. Almost everyone should be eating more fruits and vegetables. You know that. But do you know why it’s important to wash your produce before eating it? In our modern world, almost […]

Which vegetables to plant right now (Wally Richards)

That is, in the Southern Hemisphere, this being a NZ blog. I was asked the question this week about what we should be planting vegetable wise at this time of the year. A lot depends on how much room you have and how keen you are on growing your own vegetables. If you are fortunate […]

How to Start Vegetable Seeds Indoors: Growing Vegetables from Seed

Hobby Farm Basics Starting seeds outdoors Starting your vegetable seeds early indoors in your hobby farm can help you get a big jump on your growing season with quicker yields from your crop. Starting seeds in the ground when spring comes can take longer to see results and also lost crops due to poor seed […]

Vegetables To Grow For Year-Round Harvest

The BC Area It is possible to grow vegetables year-round, depending on what you want to grow and where you are located. This is one of the common questions that gets asked today for gardening and growing food at home is if you can grow vegetables year round? The answer is yes because vegetables can […]

Regrowing vegetables from your kitchen scraps

Watch at the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnBV6X1_Ph0 Self Sufficient Me 1.39M subscribers In this video, I show you what happens when you regrow vegetables from kitchen scraps in the garden. I plant out scrap onion, lettuce, potato, celery, cabbage, tomato, and carrots and we see how they grow over 3 months. Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/selfsufficientme (the […]

Exporting IQF fruits and vegetables to 5 continents

Exporting IQF fruits and vegetables to 5 continents – Tehran%20Times Agrofood fair was held from September 22-25, 2021 at Tehran International Permanent Fairgrounds. With a history of 23 years in the industry, Nobar Sabz company welcomed visitors at hall 8-9 as the first manufacturer and exporter of frozen fruits and vegetables at Agrofood fair 2021. […]

Tribal artists forced to sell vegetables, and paintings on the street during pandemic

Ram Narayan Singh Maravi and his wife Indu Bai Maravi selling vegetables in Bhopal Bhopal: Selling vegetables on Bhopal’s Depot Chouraha with his wife, Gond artist Ram Narayan Singh Maravi always carries a tote bag full of paintings with his brushes and colours, at all times. His heart skips a beat every time a customer […]

How to Grill Vegetables Like a Pro

The rules for grilling vegetables are pretty much the same as those for grilling meat or seafood: Keep it hot. Keep it clean. Keep it lubricated. In other words, you want to start with a hot clean grate that you oil right before the food goes on. Start with a hot clean grate that you […]

Children born to mothers who eat a lot of vegetables are less likely to be asthmatic

(Natural News) Eating a lot of vegetables will not just benefit you – if you’re pregnant, it may also help your baby reduce their chances of developing asthma, according to a study published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. In the study, researchers from the National Research Institute for Child Health and […]

The survivor prepper: Choosing the right vegetables to grow when SHTF

(Natural News) Once you decide where you’re going to start a survival garden in your homestead, you will have to figure out which vegetables you’re going to grow in it. (h/t to ModernSurvivalBlog.com) But before you make your choice, consider the soil quality and the calories that the vegetables will contain. If you […]

The secret to good health is simply eating more vegetables

(Natural News) If someone tells you to “eat your vegetables,” they might be on to something good: Science has proven time and again that vegetables hold the key to building a healthy body. According to an article in Archives of Medicine, foods which originated from plants contain so-called “protective chemicals” which are composed of phytonutrients […]

Eat like a peasant: More vegetables are better for you (and less expensive, too)

(Natural News) For some people, one of the worst things that could happen to them is to get stuck in a remote area. Thoughts of rural living come to mind – grazing cattle on the pasture, growing your own produce, and pretty much eating the same thing every day. However, this “peasant-style” diet could […]

Harmful compounds from GenX, PFOA found in vegetables grown near a Dutch facility, similar to North Carolina

(Natural News) GenX contamination is not just an American problem. The potentially toxic chemical compound found in the groundwater around the Chemours plant in Bladen County, North Carolina has also been discovered in vegetables in the Netherlands, reported a Lafayette Observer article. In a video conference call with the North Carolina Science Advisory Board, a […]

Green leafy vegetables irrigated with wastewater may contain high levels of toxic heavy metals

(Natural News) A study published in the IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology showed that irrigating agricultural fields and green leafy vegetables  with wastewater may result in potentially hazardous buildup of heavy metals including copper (Cu), lead (Pb) and zinc (Zn), as well as nickel (Ni), chromium (Cr) and cadmium (Cd). […]

8 Vegetables That Are Actually Fruits

Think you know your fruits from your vegetables? You’ll be surprised. There are many fruits in the plant kingdom that are often mistaken as vegetables. Now, this simply means that some foods may be classified as fruits biologically but are often used as vegetables in savory dishes and hence the confusion. In botanical terms, a fruit is […]

Growing vegetables in your own yard now confirmed as a criminal offense by Florida courts… INSANITY is now LAW

(Natural News) It’s a sad day in Florida: Property rights for homeowners have taken a huge blow as courts confirm that growing edible plants in your own front yard is, in fact, a crime. Out of all the terrible things a person can do these days, gardening is the last thing you may have suspected […]

Fruit, vegetables, tea, dark chocolate: A diet high in antioxidants reduces risk of type 2 diabetes

(Natural News) A study revealed that a diet high in antioxidants lessens the risk of type 2 diabetes. A team of researchers from Inserm carried out a study on the effect of antioxidants to the risk of type 2 diabetes. Previous studies showed that some antioxidants, such as vitamins C and E, lycophenes or flavonoids, […]

Disease has an inverse relationship with nutrition: Eat more fruits and vegetables to reduce risk of nearly all disease, research finds

(Natural News) A team of scientists from Imperial College London pulled together all the world’s available population studies that document fruit and vegetable intake. The ninety-five studies included two million people and accounted for 112,000 cases of cancer, 81,000 cases of cardiovascular disease, 47,000 cases of stroke, 43,000 cases of heart disease, and 94,000 premature […]

A Spoonful of this Miracle Plant Can Replace a Whole Serving of Vegetables

Anna Hunt, Staff WriterWaking Times Moringa is a wonderful solution to a common problem created by the convenience of pre-packaged foods and eating-on-the-go mentality. The problem: People are just not eating enough vegetables and fruits. The solution: a spoonful of moringa can supplement your diet with nutrients equal to a whole extra serving of […]

17K tons of vegetables exported to Russia

Financial Tribune- Some 17,000 tons of vegetables grown in Andimeshk County of southwestern Khuzestan Province worth close to $10 million have been exported to Russia since the beginning of the current Iranian year (March 21), the manager of Andimeshk Agricultural Jihad Organization, Hedayat Mousavi, said. According to the official, the vegetables exported included lettuce, carrot, […]

Doctors Open Real Life ‘Farmacies’ — Treat Patients With Organic Vegetables Instead of Pills

“The food you eat can either be the safest & the most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison” – Ann Wigmore At a reputed medical centre in the US, a unique experiment is on; doing common things in most UN common way. Here the patients are being treated with select fruits […]

Police Try to Justify Photo of Cop Arresting Man Selling Vegetables

A heartening trend is growing on social media showing that people are waking up to the state persecuting individuals over victimless crimes. The latest example of this trend comes from the Alameda County Sheriff’s department posting a photo of a deputy arresting a man for selling fruits and vegetables on the roadside and attempting to […]

Hybrid, heirloom, or GMO? Do you really know your vegetables?

(Natural News) Differentiating hybrid, heirloom, and GMO vegetables can be confusing. Gardeners still interchange these terms, yet the nuances among them need to be understood. These gardening labels describe how the vegetables are reproduced. An article in the gardening website BonnniePlants.com has provided an overview on what makes the gardening methods different from each other. Hybrid […]

Fruits and vegetables found to lower blood pressure, says new study

(Natural News) Touted as a “silent killer” by the American Heart Association, some 85 million Americans – or one out of every three adults – suffer from high blood pressure. Since there are usually no obvious symptoms, nearly 20 percent of these people don’t even know they have blood pressure issues. If left untreated, high blood […]

Nation’s Largest Teachers Union Endorses Teaching “Climate Justice”

In May, the Portland, Oregon school board passed the country’s first comprehensive “climate justice” resolution. The school board voted unanimously to “abandon the use of any adopted text material that is found to express doubt about the severity of the climate crisis or its root in human activities,” and called for all schools to teach […]

5 Strategies to Help You Get Out of a Rut

Sofia Adamson, StaffWaking Times For many of us, there comes a point in life when things feel flat, boring, negative, or even painful; simply put, you find yourself in a rut. Day-to-day life seems to be harder than it should be, and you start to feel stuck… even if it seems like […]

The Mayan Peace Talks: The 5 Gardens of Eden on Earth

4th June 2016 By Xchelita (“Little Rainbow”) a.k.a. Michelle Recchia Contributing writer for Wake Up World Sacred Points of Emergence In the past, there have been several catastrophes that have almost completely wiped out life on our planet. Earth has a very long and complex history. Most ancient cultures have recorded these disasters in their stories, […]

Allergy medication and sleeping pills found to shrink the brain and accelerate dementia

(NaturalNews) A class of drugs that includes dozens of common over-the-counter and prescription medications, has been linked to an increased risk of the development of dementia . Based on the results of two recent studies exploring anticholinergic drugs and their effects on the brain, seniors are now being advised to avoid taking medications […]

NATO: Worse Than "Obsolete" – It’s A Crony Capitalist’s Dream

So it is. When the Berlin Wall fell, and the Soviet Union dissolved, the rationale for NATO disintegrated along with it. However, as libertarians know all too well, government programs (especially those that benefit the corporate sector) never die, nor do they fade away: they just keep growing to the degree that their constituency […]

Everybody Turn Out For A Day Of Peace And Solidarity In New York

Print Friendly Above Photo: From Warisacrime.org. What happens when there are endless wars accompanied by militarized policing, spreading racism, erosion of civil rights, and concentration of wealth, but the only news is election news, and none of the candidates wants to talk about shrinking the world’s largest military? We happen. That’s what. We turn out […]

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