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  1. Business - Companies

    Panasonic has growing ambitions as a vegetable supplier to Singapore

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:25am by Reuters

    ... and lettuce. A unit of the electronics conglomerate has started selling to a chain of Japanese restaurants in Singapore fresh produce grown in what it says is the first licensed indoor vegetable farm ... the managing director of Panasonic Factory Solutions Asia Pacific. The facility, which has a small production capacity of 3.6 tonnes annually, produces 10 types of vegetables such as mini red radishes ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health - HITS & MYTHS

    Hits & Myths: are all vegetable oils heart-healthy?

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:13am by Sasha Gonzales

    ... Sasha Gonzales life@scmp.com Are all vegetable oils heart-healthy? The straight answer: No The facts: You've heard of the dangers for the heart from animal and dairy fats. But are you aware that some vegetable oils can push your cholesterol levels up, too? That's because contrary to popular belief, not all vegetable oils are good for you. Depending on how they were ...

  3. News - World - FRANCE

    French court backs ending life support for man, 38, in vegetative state

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by AFP, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Paris Court backs cutting life support to crash victim France's top administrative court yesterday gave the green light to cutting life support for a 38-year-old man in a vegetative state, going against his parents' wishes to keep him alive. The Council of State ruled that a decision taken by doctors- and supported by his wife, nephew and several siblings- ...

  4. Romanesco broccoli

    Posted Dec 17th 2006, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... family of vegetables that also includes cauliflower, cabbage and kale. The beautiful Romanesco, with its spiral segments, is sometimes called fractal broccoli because of the resemblence of a small segment, when examined close up, to a larger piece viewed from farther away. When is it in season? Like many cruciferous vegetables, it's considered best in winter. How to choose: ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Vegetable farmer's bright idea for cheaper electricity

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:01am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Vegetable farmer burnishes green credentials by using solar power to fuel hydroponic system- and slashes his electricity bill in the process A bright idea for cheaper power With electricity bills set to rise across Hong Kong, a vegetable farmer has found a way of slashing his energy costs as well as his carbon footprint. Henry Ngai Hon-shun has long ...

  6. News - World - FOOD SAFETY

    Coca-Cola withdraws brominated vegetable oil from Powerade drinks

    Posted May 05th 2014, 08:56pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Controversial ingredient out of Powerade Coca-Cola is dropping a controversial ingredient from its Powerade sports drink, after a similar move by PepsiCo's Gatorade last year. The ingredient, brominated vegetable oil (BVO), had been the target of a petition by a Mississippi teenager, who questioned why it was being used in a drink marketed ...

  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Huge blast in Pakistan vegetable market threatens talks with Taliban

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 05:20pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Deadliest attack in Islamabad in several years follows weeks of preliminary talks with the Pakistani Taliban Islamabad market blast threatens Taliban talks A bomb tore through a bustling fruit and vegetable market in Islamabad yesterday, killing at least 20 people, police said, in the latest violence to hit government peace talks ...

  8. News - World - HEALTH

    Britons groan as they’re told to eat more fruit and vegetables

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 09:51pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Most struggle to eat recommended five portions of fruit and vegetables a day, let alone seven Britons groan as they're told to eat more greens It was with a heavy heart, and some panic, that Britons digested new advice this week that their struggle to eat enough fruit and vegetables had just got harder. Over the past decade, Britain has absorbed ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Pricier greens as pesticide rule kicks in

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:45am by VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... Victoria Ann Duthie victoria.duthie@scmp.com Cost of four most popular vegetable varieties rises 30pc after testing is tightened on imports Pricier greens as pesticide rule kicks in A lawmaker yesterday promised to look into whether a recent rise in vegetable prices was linked to a new rule limiting pesticide residues on imported produce. Under regulations that took effect ...




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