B&D Rockeries, a rockery landscaping company, recently
released a new article explaining how landscaping improvements can
boost a home’s value by up to 20%. (PRWeb April 18, 2014) Read the
full story at
IT has been another mild but wet winter in the west of
Scotland and this has had a mixed effect on the garden. Spring
flowering bulbs have come up early and the daffodils here at
Cardwell, in Gourock, are almost past.
How can grubbing around in the dirt and gardening help
Attention Deficit Disorder? There are several possible ways. Find
out the benefits that gardening can have for improving the
troublesome symptoms of ADD!
GreenStar Agricultural Corporation , a processer of
agricultural products such as canned fruits and vegetables for
distribution to international and domestic markets, today announced
that after public......
Whether viewers like it or not, there is a chance tonight’s
“Parenthood” season five finale may bid a final adieu to the home
of grandparents Zeek and Camille Braverman, who recently signed the
paperwork to sell their Berkeley, Calif. house. (Could they
possibly back out of the sale? Please say yes!
Let me guess; you spent all of last weekend out in the yard
doing spring chores and Monday you crawled into work barely able to
move. How do I know? That’s what I did. Despite all that, gardening
is one of the best ways to get and stay in shape.
Flavor Your Life shares a recipe for a Three Color Salad that
includes vegetables, mozzarella, lemon juice, organic olive oil,
and seasonings Bohemia, NY / http://www.myprgenie.com/ / ACCESSWIRE
/ April ...
Many health professionals believe that leafy green vegetables
deserve a special focus in the produce world for the volume of
nutrients tucked into their low-calorie, low-carbohydrate,
low-glycemic index package. Read on for a closer look at their
bountiful nutritious perks.
Ideas 4 Landscaping, developed by Helen Whitfield, is a brand
new product that contains a lot of wonderful landscaping ideas and
videos. The website Vkool.com released the Ideas 4 Landscaping
review, showing readers whether or not this book is worth
purchasing. (PRWeb April 16, 2014) Read the full story at
PENSACOLA, Fla. — From airports to hotels to schools and
churches, non-native palm and fruit trees are a popular and costly
part of landscaping throughout Florida's Panhandle. Nowadays those
trees are mostly brown and withering because of the region's
unusually cold winter.
A majority of downtown Detroit property owners have agreed to
create a $4 million annual fund to provide supplemental litter
clean up, landscaping improvements and new 'hospitality
ambassadors' in the central business district.
Many adults understand the joy of gardening, but gardening
can be equally fun for children. While some adults may feel that
certain children do not have the patience or perseverance to see
plants grow from seeds to adulthood, selecting plants that are
hardy and sprout quickly may be the key to igniting a love of
gardening in children.
Gardenuity a new social selling company makes gardening
accessible and easy for those who are new to edible gardening. If
you have little access to a lot of yard space but want to be one of
the 42 million households who are growing food at home or in a
community garden, then this is the season to get started. (PRWeb
April 16, 2014) Read the full story at
Irrigation district officials on Tuesday formally requested
more water from state authorities as part of a complex proposal
that would extend the drought-shortened growing season, help
migrating fish and possibly provide the cash-strapped district an
extra $5 million.
Gardening isn’t just for grown-ups. Get kids interested in
gardening at an early age and a whole new generation will cultivate
an interest in this healthy outdoor activity even before they
Employees of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA)
have asked President Benigno Aquino III to investigate three agency
officials for changing procedures to allow a contractor to corner a
P105-million project in Mindanao instead of letting farmers provide
the labor as an alternative source of livelihood.
The National Irrigation Administration may have thwarted what
seemed to be an attempt by officials at its Isabela regional office
to break down an irrigation project into smaller contracts in order
to sidestep a limit on the value of projects that local offices can
award to contractors.
A seedling might cost you just a dollar or two but yield
vegetables and fruit throughout the season that would otherwise
cost you many dollars a pound. If you don't have a lot of room, or
time, to build a raised bed, begin with a few pots and try
container gardening. If you're going to work with a container
garden, don't buy the expensive planters at the hardware store. Any
container that offers ...
Our long, winter nightmare is over. Let’s eat. Restaurants
around Boston are hauling patio furniture out of storage, mixing up
pitchers of sangria and putting oysters on ice. As temperatures
creep from the 50s into the 70s (yes!), nobody wants to eat inside
Everyone knows that fruit and vegetables are good for health,
but how much is good enough? In Singapore, the Health Promotion
Board (HPB) recommends two servings of each every day, but in
Australia, it is two portions of fruit and five of
BRENTWOOD, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patio
Sites Inc., which has its headquarters at 234 Oak Street in
Brentwood, CA, announced today that it has merged with Pool and
Landscape Development ...
Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables is beneficial for lots
of reasons, and new research suggests more servings of these foods
may help you live longer, too. In a new study published in the
Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, eating seven or
more servings of fruits and vegetables each day was linked to a 42
percent lower risk of death from all causes. Researchers at
University College ...
By Shereen Jegtvig NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a study of
more than 1,000 Chinese women, those who ate the most cruciferous
vegetables had substantially less inflammation than those who ate
the fewest. Cruciferous vegetables include cabbage, broccoli, bok
choy, Brussels sprouts, kale and cauliflower, and eating them is
often encouraged as a way to lower risk for heart disease and