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New Zealand’s Otahuna Lodge Offers Expert Veggie Garden Tips

New Zealand’s Otahuna Lodge Offers Expert Veggie Garden Tips

For those wondering what it takes to maintain a thriving veggie garden, follow Head Gardener Steve Marcham’s tips for a guaranteed plethora of fresh seasonal produce. Prioritize green crops. Look after the soil and make sure to check for areas of the veggie garden that are not being used. These areas should be planted with green crops to help put […]

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Dole Urges Americans to Eat More Real Fruits, Veggies

Dole Urges Americans to Eat More Real Fruits, Veggies

Dole Nutrition Institute Joins National Food Day Campaign and the Center for Science in the Public Interest in Urging Americans to “Eat Real” on October 24, 2011. The Dole Nutrition Institute (DNI), a division of Dole Food Company, Inc., announced its support for and participation in Food Day, a national campaign organized by the nonprofit Center for Science in the […]

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USDA’s New MyPlate Icon At Odds With Federal Subsidies for Meat, Dairy

USDA’s New MyPlate Icon At Odds With Federal Subsidies for Meat, Dairy

The new federal MyPlate food icon that recommends Americans fill half their plates with fruits and vegetables is completely at odds with federal agriculture subsidies that promote production of high-fat, high-calorie food products, doctors say. The nonprofit Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) points out that more than 60 percent of agricultural subsidies for domestic food products in recent history […]

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Vegetarian Diets Are More Nutritious Than Animal Food Diets

Vegetarian Diets Are More Nutritious Than Animal Food Diets

Results from a recent study eliminates the common misconception that vegetarian diets are deficient in important nutrients that most people get from animal foods, according to an article in the July issue of Food Nutrition & Science. The study conducted by Eastern Michigan University and published in The Journal of the American Dietetic Association, shows that vegetarian diets are nutrient […]

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Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain Lets Guests Pick Own Fruit for Juice, Cocktails

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain Lets Guests Pick Own Fruit for Juice, Cocktails

The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is introducing a juicy take on farm-to-table dining, allowing hotel guests to pick fruit from one of 42 citrus trees in the property’s fruit orchard, and then to have a chef prepare a seasonal fresh juice for morning breakfast. The new opportunity will be available this fall, when the hotel’s burgeoning orchard is set to produce […]

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Red Is The New Green

Red Is The New Green

Red-hued fruits are rich in antioxidants that can hamper inflammation and can be effective as cancer fighting agents, according to an article in the June issue of Food Nutrition & Science. According to her article, Registered Dietician Donna Fields suggests eating foods such as tomatoes, watermelon, pink grapefruit, guava, apricots, red peppers, papaya, and especially Caribbean Red papaya. According to […]

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PGA Champion & Sports Nutrition Expert Share Their Pro Snacking Tips

PGA Champion & Sports Nutrition Expert Share Their Pro Snacking Tips

Whether an avid or professional golfer or just aspiring to be one, smart snacking is key to keeping fueled and focused during a round of play. With snacking tips from Almond Board of California in partnership with Titleist Performance Institute nutrition expert Robert Yang and four-time PGA champion Ben Crane, golfers can identify tasty opportunities that will help them reach […]

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Crazy Sexy Diet Promotes Vibrant Health & Happiness

Crazy Sexy Diet Promotes Vibrant Health & Happiness

Do you have any idea what it’s like to feel blissfully whole and comfortable in your skin? Do you know what it’s like to be centered and grounded yet filled with an abundant supply of zippy energy? You will. The Crazy Sexy Diet and lifestyle give you the tools to navigate your journey with clarity and balance! In her latest, […]

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The China Study Reveals the Truth About Nutrition

The China Study Reveals the Truth About Nutrition

The science is clear. The results are unmistakable. Change your diet and dramatically reduce the risk of cancer, diabetes, heart disease and obesity. Respected nutrition and health researcher, Dr. T. Colin Campbell reveals the truth behind special interest groups, government entities and scientists that have taken Americans down a deadly path Even today, as the low-carb craze sweeps the nation, […]

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