Vegetables

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Hennepin County Hosting Master Gardener Tour

If you don’t have a green thumb, but want a great garden, why not check out the Hennepin County Master Gardener Tour this weekend? Six gardens across the Twin Cities will all have themes, including rain, feng shui and water.

07/11/2013

Kids Grow Veggies

Kids Learn To Grow (And Eat!) Their Own Veggies

While many of us enjoy eating a fresh salad on a hot summer day, we know that lots of kids hate eating vegetables. But this summer, some kids are getting a lesson on how to like green, leafy things.

06/25/2013

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DeRusha Eats: MN Monthly’s Grill Fest

It’s not exactly grilling weather this weekend with the rain, but that won’t be stopping Minnesota Monthly’s Second-Annual Grill Fest on Saturday and Sunday. The best lesson? Everything can go on a grill, from vegetables to meat, say the executive chefs at The Dakota.

05/18/2013

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Produce-Free Farmer’s Market Opens In St. Paul

After a week delay, the St. Paul Farmer’s market is up and running for the spring and summer months.

05/04/2013

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Local, CSA Farms Cultivating Onions, Potatoes & Popularity

With snow on the ground in many areas, it’s hard to think about growing fresh vegetables. But across the Upper Midwest CSA farms are not only thinking about it, they are planting.

05/02/2013

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Summer’s On Its Way: Farmers Market Back On The Mall

It’s got to be a sign that summer is on the way, and Thursday was the first day of the farmers market on Nicollet Mall.

04/25/2013

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Ask A Farmer: Minnesota Summer Produce Guide

See what local farmer Jerry Untiedt has to say about this summer’s produce.

04/03/2013

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Basic Roasted Vegetables

Recipe courtesy Rachael Perron, Kowalski’s

03/26/2013

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Good Question: What Causes Cravings?

For most Americans its Chocolate, then Pizza. Salty snacks, then ice cream. Almost all of us report craving food. Researchers do think that every craving starts with a cue.

02/04/2013

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Minnesota Organic Conference To Open In St. Cloud

The 12th annual Minnesota Organic Conference is expected to draw more than 500 people to St. Cloud. The farmer-focused conference runs Friday and Saturday at the River’s Edge Convention Center.

01/11/2013

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Drink Fruits, Veggies To Lose Weight

Want to lose weight? Detoxify your body? Or maybe it’s hard for you to eat all five servings of fruits and veggies every single day. If so, you might want to try hitting up a raw juice bar.

10/10/2012

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Easy Ways To Lower Your Daily Stress

Some stress can be a good thing because it’s your body’s way of preparing for a challenge. But a steady stream of stress can be bad for your health.

08/10/2012

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Thefts Increasing In Twin Cities’ Community Gardens

Growing your own fruits and veggies takes a lot of time and hard work. But some gardeners in the Twin Cities are going out to pick their veggies only to find someone else beat them to it.

08/01/2012

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Best Vendors At Maple Grove Farmers Market

It’s that time of year for fresh goodies from our neighborhood farmers to start popping up in farmers markets around the state. Here are some local Maple Grove Farmer’s Market vendors that are considered the “cream of the crop.”

06/27/2012

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St. Paul Offering Incentives For Kids Eating Fruits, Veggies

It can be hard to get kids to eat fruits and vegetables, but there are some new incentives on the menu at schools in St. Paul.

01/31/2012

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