leaf vegetables


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leaf vegetables

- Include cabbage and Romaine lettuce, spinach, Swiss chard, endive, and cress.
See also related terms for spinach.
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This extends the total cultivation area of the facility to approximately 11,700 m2, and enables annual production of 300 tons1 of leaf vegetables.
I think we do a reasonable job with fruit, but I do worry about our vegetables, and particularly our green leaf vegetables," Foran remarked at the conference.
Bittenbender HC, Barrett RP and BM Indire-Lavusa Beans and cowpeas as leaf vegetables and grain legumes.
The Ministry of Economy had agreed with all the cooperative societies and sale outlets not to change the prices of leaf vegetables in UAE markets.
As of last year, there were more than 150 commercial PFAL systems operating in Japan for year-round production of leaf vegetables, without soil, herbicides, or insecticides.
Leaf vegetables, distributed in block-frozen form as well as in portions, range from chopped spinach to endive and beet leaves.
Furthermore, a wide variety of plants, such as fruit vegetables and grains, can now be cultivated, in addition to conventional leaf vegetables.
Radioactivity has been detected in North-east Japan and Tokyo's water supplies, leaf vegetables grown in the affected areas and fish and marine products.
The government lifted restrictions on shipments of raw milk and some leaf vegetables after confirming their contamination levels remain below legal limits in three consecutive tests.
The other Fukushima-produced vegetables subject to the government's instruction to refrain from consumption are turnips and similar green leaf vegetables -- ''shinobufuyuna,'' ''santona,'' ''chijirena,'' ''kosaitai'' and ''aburana'' rape.
Kan asks Fukushima residents not to eat leaf vegetables over radiation
Tokyo, March 23, (BNA) -- Prime Minister Naoto Kan warned consumers today against eating leaf vegetables such as spinach harvested in Fukushima Prefecture in the first measure involving food consumption to be taken since radioactive materials far exceeding legal limits were found in vegetables there.