Food, Agriculture

Egg Sited Valentine

Submitted by ub on Sat, 02/11/2023 - 22:43
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For Valentine‚Äôs Day, show that you love her by offering the most valued gift ūüéĀ that she will forever cherish, farm-fresh eggs ūü•ö¬†

Humans have scavenged and eaten animal eggs for millions of years. Humans in Southeast Asia had domesticated chickens and harvested their eggs for food by 1500 BCE. The most widely consumed eggs are those of fowl, especially chickens.

Things have gotten so intense at many major markets that at some stores like BJ’s and Costco that shoppers were going nuts looking for eggs.

EASTERN EGG HUNT

Submitted by ub on Tue, 01/24/2023 - 08:27
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Everyone loves BJs but not if they run out of eggs. We were on an egg hunt and looked all over the place but scrambled.

CityImages does not know if the entire east coast or the #USA has run low on eggs, but we are issuing this serious shell game warning.

We’re not Yolking. As supermarket journeys continue to be increasingly expensive thanks to the great problem among many others, some folks have taken to hoarding yolks and egg smuggling.

A Great Gardener

Submitted by ub on Wed, 01/18/2023 - 11:28
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Being a good leader is like being a great gardener. It is not just measured by the length of time spent that makes them great.

A great gardener tends to have a passion for certain elements of gardening be it design, color schemes, textures, or types of foliage, flowers, or species of plants.

They seem to get excited when you mention something interesting about their garden or something they personally take pride in establishing.

Grow Your Own

Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/14/2022 - 13:55
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Do you have a passion for the collaborative journey from agriculture to the plate? Where does food come from and how it's grown?

Gardening is the practice of growing and cultivating plants as part of horticulture. In gardens, some useful plants, such as root and leaf vegetables, fruits, and herbs, are grown for consumption, for use as dyes, or for medicinal and other uses

Do you care how it’s sourced, the sustainable practices used to create it, and the new technologies that make it safer and healthier?

Is gardening cheaper than buying fruits and vegetables?

Shanghai Lockdown

Submitted by ub on Mon, 04/11/2022 - 06:38
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With over 130,000 COVID Cases Shanghai’s 25 million residents have been in lockdown for more than a week in the latest outbreak.

China's financial center of Shanghai will reportedly start easing lockdown in some areas this week, despite reporting a record of more than 25,000 new COVID-19 infections. Local authorities are trying to get the city back to normal with family food deliveries after more than two weeks of lockdown. 

Coffee Light or Dark?

Submitted by ub on Fri, 03/11/2022 - 08:40
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Bad News for the world's coffee drinkers: You might be a psychopath if you like black coffee, according to academic research.

Do you drink your coffee black? According to the news online, that might make you a psychopath. The same goes for people who enjoy other bitter foods and beverages, like tonic water, kale, broccoli rabe, and radishes.

BEE CAREFUL

Submitted by ub on Sat, 11/27/2021 - 14:28
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Thousands of Bees Make It Out Alive After Being Buried by Volcanic Ash for Nearly A Month Showing They're Beeing Invincible.

These insects with wings are closely related to wasps and ants, known for their role in pollination and, in the case of the best-known bee species, the western honey bee, for producing honey.

Bees are a monophyletic lineage within the superfamily Apoidea. They are presently considered a clade, called Anthophila. There are over 16,000 known species of bees in seven recognized biological families.

Bonobo Blues

Submitted by ub on Thu, 07/22/2021 - 04:33
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There is a difference between Bonobos and chimpanzees. Although they look very similar and both share 98.7 percent of their DNA with humans making the two species our closest living relatives. Bonobos are usually a bit smaller, leaner and darker than chimpanzees.

Their society is also different bonobo groups tend to be more peaceful and are led by females. They also maintain relationships and settle conflicts through sex.

Strawberry Super Moon

Submitted by ub on Mon, 06/21/2021 - 10:30
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To celebrate the final 2021Supermoon that happens to be a Strawberry Supermoon, Krispy Kreme fans will have two ways to stargaze. 

This Thursday, June 24th they’re celebrating with a super-cool all-new Strawberry Supermoon Doughnut, for one day only. 

This week‚Äôs Strawberry Moon will be the final ‚Äúsupermoon‚ÄĚ of 2021 and Krispy Kreme is giving fans a super-cool¬†way to celebrate with its¬†all-new¬†Strawberry Supermoon Doughnut, available only on Thursday, June 24,¬†at participating shops across the U.S.¬†

My Eyes Have Seen

Submitted by ub on Sun, 03/28/2021 - 10:24
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Our eyes are what helps us understand and also to be attracted to many things of beauty. It helps me see and appreciate the reality that surrounds us.

There are many things we can do to improve our eyesight and we should all know that these organs are vital to many activities. Eating healthy for one thing. Here are many healthy recommendations.