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Peach Crops Fare Well In Texas Despite Heavy Spring Rains

Some Texas growers are expecting a plentiful peach harvest in spite of heavy spring rain and flooding that left some fields impassable.


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North Texas Farmers “Overjoyed” With This Year’s Peach Crop

On the O’Bannon farm in Weatherford peach season is in high gear. Jean and John O’Bannon can’t help but feel overjoyed. The few nuisance issues they’ve had this year are actually good ones to have. Last year the crop was the pits thanks to a late freeze.

CBS 11–07/02/2014

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High Hopes For Upcoming Texas Peach Crop

Some peach growers in the Texas have high hopes for a splendid crop despite a cold blast in early March.


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Pediatricians Offer First Report On Organic Foods

Parents who want to reduce their kids’ exposure to pesticides may seek out organic fruits and vegetables, but they aren’t necessarily safer or more nutritious than conventional foods.


Germany Debates Effects Of Value Added Tax

Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long


Year looks good for Texas peach crop

WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) _ Fans of Texas peaches have reason to rejoice.