Fruit and Vegetable Prices

USDA  Oct 2  Comment 
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today helped to kick off the nation's harvest season by announcing nearly $35 million in new funding through four grant programs to support local and regional food systems,...
New York Times  Sep 28  Comment 
Eating more fruits and vegetables can help control weight, but a new study suggests that it depends on which fruits and vegetables you eat.
NPR  Sep 22  Comment 
Officials have quarantined 85 square miles of farmland in a fight to halt the spread of the destructive Oriental fruit fly. The freeze comes just as growers were starting to harvest tropical fruits.
NPR  Sep 17  Comment 
A new study on Inuit in Greenland suggests that Arctic peoples evolved genetic adaptations that allow them to get by mostly on seal blubber and meat without developing health problems.
New York Times  Sep 7  Comment 
Requiring children to select a fruit or vegetable as part of the school lunch program has not resulted in more consumption of fruits and vegetables.
The Economic Times  Sep 2  Comment 
Imperfect generally gets its produce from farms the day after it's picked. As a result, the company's produce is often fresher than grocery store fruits and vegetables.
The Economic Times  Aug 22  Comment 
Widely used by farmers to artificially promote growth in fruits and vegetables, oxytocin is banned for use in agriculture and animal husbandry.
New York Times  Aug 18  Comment 
According to the poll, released by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, 86 percent of Americans support the standards required by a 2010 law, including providing more fruits and vegetables.
New York Times  Aug 17  Comment 
A reader asks whether washing fruits and vegetables does the trick in eliminating your exposure.  Aug 5  Comment 
Amid the grocery chain’s flavored water fiasco, the Guardian interviewed nutritionists for expert opinions on the trend that will never be worth $6 a bottle The latest craze of flavored water reached a new level this week when a Whole Foods...

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