Abundant fruits of summer offer good nutrition, few calories, no fat
- Porch orchard. Damsker, M. // Organic Gardening (08973792);Dec89, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p24
Offers tips on growing fruit trees in a small area using improved dwarf cultivars. Includes instructions on planting a container fruit tree, varieties, and sources. INSET: Pot luck: Bananas indoors and out, by L.J. Goldstein..
- MYSTERY PHOTO. // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;2/9/2004, Vol. 66 Issue 15, p8
Presents a quiz about a fruit in the U.S.
- TRAVEL QUIZ. // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;2/16/2004, Vol. 66 Issue 16, p6
Presents a travel quiz about state fruits in the U.S.
- Will peaches replace the refrigerator light? // Current Health 2;May91, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p17
Describes a light-measuring technique to determine whether fruits will have the proper maturity and quality by the time they reach the grocery shelf. Fruit glow and chlorophyll content.
- Give me 5 fruits and vegetables a day. Hadfield, Linda C. // Current Health 2;Sep92, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p16
Advises young people to eat five servings of fruit and vegetables each day. Offers meal-planning tips to meet the five-a-day requirement and still add variety to one's diet. Exotic produce; Health benefits; Foods rich in vitamins A and C; Legumes, and other high-fiber vegetables; The cabbage...
- Tips for choosing and using four summer fruits. // Environmental Nutrition;Aug93, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p8
Enumerates tips for choosing fresh fruits that are good sources of health-promoting nutrients. Cantaloupes; Blueberries; Mango; Figs.
- Fresh fruit finds that pack a punch. // Environmental Nutrition;Aug98, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p3
Focuses on fruits. Analysis of fruits for minerals and vitamins; Identification of the vitamins and minerals the fruits were tested for; Which fruits are best to use; Who conducted the analysis. INSET: Lachance's top 10 fruits.
- Fruit: something good that's not illegal... Segal, M. // FDA Consumer;May88, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p10
Fruits are an important part of a balanced diet. They provide fiber, vitamins, minerals, are low in fat and taste good. Values of fresh, frozen and canned fruits. INSET: Fruity ideas.;Favorite fruits..
- What about waxes? Kurtzweil, Paula // FDA Consumer;Mar1997, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p21
Reveals that a thin wax-like coating is often applied to some fruits and vegetables after harvesting. Fruits and vegetables coated with wax; The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations that helps consumer to avoid waxed fruits and vegetables; What the information on labels of individual...