He wrote: "I've been growing seedlings indoors for a couple of weeks and JUST transplanted the best-looking cantaloupes, cucumbers, tomatoes, and peppers outside. Can I protect them ... Yes, temps in the 30s will kill tropical plants outright. But ...
Independent grocers brace for competition from big chains
He intends to run advertisements before Wegmans' arrival, offering deals on produce, such as tomatoes for 99 cents a pound. ... Later this year, Tropical Foods will move into a new space next to its current location and grow from 8,500 to 27,000 square ...
Mark Hohmeister: Gardens teach lessons, all right
Tallahassee Democrat (blog)
But safe inside the large enclosure we jokingly called Stalag 13, after the prisoner-of-war camp in “Hogan's Heroes,” everything from asparagus to Italian tomatoes thrived. On its way being ... I had success with rhubarb (which any idiot can grow) and ...
Trowel & Glove: Marin gardening calendar for the week of April 19, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
... register and for directions. • Gary Nabhan discusses "Growing Food in a Hotter, Drier Land" at 7:30 p.m. April 25, following a soup supper at 6:30 p.m., at Point Reyes Presbyterian Church at 11445 Highway 1 in Point Reyes Station. Call 663-1542 ...
Jane Goodall Plants 'Seeds Of Hope'
KUOW News and Information
And so, although Danny and Olly worked hard trying to grow vegetables for the war effort, what with the shade and the sandy soil (we are just a ten-minute walk from the ocean), and the acidity caused by the rhododendrons and pines, it was only runner ...
Near-freezing temps do a number on plants
Jackson Clarion Ledger
... OK to plant earlier. Then this week we get near-freezing temps in mid-April, right after I set out zinnias, tomatoes, peppers and basil. GetContent.jpg. Felder Rushing ... after I set out zinnias, tomatoes, peppers and basil. And right after I ...
Martha's Vineyard Times
Earth Day comes early to Oak Bluffs
Martha's Vineyard Times
... squash, cucumbers, and more. Heirloom tomatoes are a specialty along with conventional specimens. “We have the most heirloom tomato varieties of any place on the Island by far,” Said Thalia Scanlan, Master Gardener and longtime board president ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Cost of ex-tropical Cyclone Ita starting to be felt
ELEANOR HALL: Ex-Tropical Cyclone Ita is now heading towards New Zealand but it's destroyed about 90 per cent of the sugar cane crops in Queensland's north, and tomato, banana and eggplant crops have also been extensively damaged. ... PAUL SCHEMBRI ...
Cyclone Ita's damage to far north Queensland sugar cane to cost millions
German specialties rule the menu at Sima's Restaurant in Colton
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
That's not to say there isn't more to the menu, inculding an array of international chicken specialties such as the superb “chicken tropical” with succulent chunks of chicken in a mild curry sauce that projects a nice glow onto the palate. The addition ...