These seeds, the earliest evidence of eggplants
known in this country, were found alongside thousands of grape seeds, olives, Christ's thorn jujube pits, black mulberries, lentils, figs and more," it said.
is a high value vegetable crop, playing important role in combating malnutrition and increasing income of farming community.
Mayor Nonato Abrenica said the yearly festival was meant to show how eggplants
and other vegetables are crucial to the the town's economic life.
My recent favourite is roasted mashed eggplants
sauteed with minced chicken and herbs, and is served hot -- I call it chicken bharta.
Reported that Eggplants
being rich in calcium is advised to people deficient in calcium.
PINOY BT EGGPLANT
ON HOLD WHILE BANGLADESH GOES AHEAD
Researchers at the US Agricultural Service in Beltsville Maryland have found that eggplants
are rich sources of phenolic compounds that function as antioxidants.
The size of the eggplants
amazes those who see them.
When I am ready to move the eggplants
to the garden, I choose a spot that will receive several hours of sunlight daily.
Throughout my life of eating in homes and restaurants around the world, I've always ordered eggplant
where I've found it on the menu, and I often beg the cook for the recipe.
If you can't find large eggplants
, use the smaller ones and just overlap the slices slightly to make substantial roll-ups.
grow on every continent but one--Antarctica.