vegetables

Artichokes, Spring Vegetables,

3 Delicious Veggies To Cook In Spring

You can find just about any vegetable at any time during the year. However, if you shop only for vegetables that are in-season, you’ll find that the flavors are stronger.

05/05/2015

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Veggies Are Most Popular Super Bowl Food

Many parties will have chicken wings and pizza. But a research firm that tracks American eating habits said that vegetables top the list of most popular Super Bowl foods.

01/30/2015

Healing Yourself With Food

Healing Yourself With Food

In 2015, many of us have made resolutions for a healthier lifestyle, and some people believe that you can eat your way to a healthier new year by adding more vegetables and eliminating sugar.

01/01/2015

Whole Foods

Whole Foods To Roll Out Produce Rankings

Supermarket chain Whole Foods plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as good, better or best based on the supplier’s farming practices.

10/15/2014

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South Dallas Neighborhood Growing Food & Jobs

Finding healthy and reasonably priced food in some Dallas neighborhoods is tough to say the least, so residents in one historic African-American area are taking matters into their own hands.

CBSDFW.COM–08/14/2014

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Texans With Character: We Over Me Farm

Eating healthy is not always easy or cheap. That is why one North Texas college took it upon itself to grow fresh fruits and vegetables for its neighbors.

07/18/2014

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North Texas Prisoner Garden Changing Lives & Boosting Budgets

Hill County’s new garden by the jail is saving thousands of dollars in prison grocery costs. The first harvest isn’t yet complete, but the vegetables harvested so far have saved nearly $2,000.

CBS 11–06/16/2014

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5-Minute Meals: Curry Shrimp & Rice

With many families celebrating Spring Break this week, you might be in a crunch to get dinner on the table. Try this healthy meal that you can prepare in just five minutes.

03/10/2014

Senator Dick Durbin Tours New Healthy Lunch In Schools Program

Carroll ISD Opting Out Of Federal Lunch Program

At least one North Texas school district has turned up its nose at the new federal lunch program.

KRLD–08/28/2013

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More North Texans Sick With Cyclospora Infection

The number of North Texans sick with cyclospora, a rare infection spread through raw fruits and vegetables, is growing.

CBS 11–07/19/2013

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Foodborne Gastrointestinal Illness Moving Across North Texas

A food-borne illness is making its way across the state and health workers aren’t sure exactly where the contamination is originating.

CBSDFW.COM–07/16/2013

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State Agriculture Program Has Texans Feeding Texans

One focus of the Texas Department of Agriculture is feeding the hungry. The department’s Texans Feeding Texans program awards grants to organizations to help offset the cost of getting surplus food products to Texas food banks.

CBSDFW.COM–06/28/2013

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