Foreign Fruits-Veggies

Dan Fruits & Vegetables, This Land of Ours 1 Comment

The next time you’re in the supermarket strolling around the produce section take a good look at all of the fruits and vegetables. There may be more than a few you might not recognize. Or, you recognize the name but you’ve never tried them and had no idea what to do with them.

Homegrown Strawberries

Dan Fruits & Vegetables, This Land of Ours 5 Comments

If you’re considering starting your own strawberry patch right at home the good news is that they’re super easy to deal with, can produce a lot throughout the year, and are perennial plants. Today Cathy Isom gives us some insight about growing our own strawberries. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.

Healthier Shopping

Dan Fruits & Vegetables, This Land of Ours, Vegetables 6 Comments

Can shoppers in a supermarket be nudged to buy healthier foods, for example, buying items for a complete meal with all of the food groups? Cathy Isom tells us how a university has conducted a test giving food shoppers a nudge toward more healthful choices. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.

LBAM Quarantine Change

Dan Fruits & Vegetables, Tree, nut & vine crops 0 Comments

The Light Brown Apple Moth Quarantine regulatory constraints are being lifted in the Oxnard area of Ventura County and the Linden area of San Joaquin County based on the life cycle projection model. The Light Brown Apple Moth Quarantine Boundary has changed in the following grids: