Fruit and Vegetables

A unit of food that is widely regarded as healthy, given its content of potassium, antioxidants, carotenoids, ellagic acid, flavonoids, and other as-yet unidentified substances
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He had given that up, and now cultivated fruit and vegetables for the market, and his wife bred and fattened poultry and rabbits for sale.
It divided the country into districts, and fixed the price of meat in all of them; and it owned all the refrigerator cars, and levied an enormous tribute upon all poultry and eggs and fruit and vegetables.
I've got six and I'd give you the lot, only I must keep a little money to buy some fruit and vegetables for the crew from native boats as we go through Sunda Straits.
To be sure they work," replied the Tin Woodman; "this fair city could not be built or cared for without labor, nor could the fruit and vegetables and other food be provided for the inhabitants to eat.
I do know,' said the old gentleman, laying his finger on his nose, with an air of familiarity, most reprehensible, 'that this is a sacred and enchanted spot, where the most divine charms'--here he kissed his hand and bowed again--'waft mellifluousness over the neighbours' gardens, and force the fruit and vegetables into premature existence.
A message of greeting and a present of fruit and vegetables came off for us before sunset.
Fruit and vegetables are an important part of a healthy diet, but getting kids to eat from these important food groups can be a daily struggle.
June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Faced with the potential loss of millions of dollars in fresh fruit and vegetables, Western Growers Association (WGA) today urged Congress and the Bush Administration to take immediate action to end a work stoppage by the nation's rail workers.
Discovery Health Channel Alliance: Del Monte Foods is providing the Discovery Health Channel a grant to research, produce and air a program that will help consumers understand the key recommendations of the 2005 Dietary Guidelines and MyPyramid, with an emphasis on fruit and vegetables; discuss the dietary trends in fruit and vegetable consumption and the importance of education in reversing the trend; and help consumers understand how fruit and vegetable intake is related to disease prevention.
This report covers the fresh fruit and vegetables market in China.
com/reports/c20898) has announced the addition of Improving the Safety of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables to their offering.