Farmers market

...radishes (box) $15-$16; rutabagas (50 lbs.) $25-$26; scuppernong (basket) $4; spinach (carton) $19-$20; squash (three-quarter bushel) $17-$18, No. 1 (three-quarter bushel) $11-$12, No. 2 (three-quarter bushel...

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...season. For December, that means citrus - blood oranges, mandarins, Meyer lemons; celery - both rib and root; winter squashes and other root vegetables; wild mushrooms and exotic black truffles; sweet bay scallops or oysters; and hearty winter greens...

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WHO: Viral testing 'advisable' in Rio's Olympic waters

...time for the traditional Japanese sport.Tokyo organizers, who are also considering the inclusion of baseball and softball, squash and surfing, have until Sept. 30 to select one or more events to recommend to the IOC.Its final decision comes in August...

Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...and softball remain on course to get back into the Olympics. Squash, karate, surfing and four other sports are in contention to...Olympic inclusion in the past, some multiple times. In 2013, squash and baseball-softball lost out to wrestling in the most recent...

Augusta State Farmers Market having good summer

...crops."Produce stand owner Frank Bibbs has also had a profitable 2015. He said his best-selling items have been peaches, squash and cucumbers."It's been a good summer for us," Bibbs said. "It's definitely hot, but the profits are better than...

Farmers market

...40 lbs.) $17-$18; radishes (box) $15-$16; rutabagas (50 lbs.) $25-$26; spinach (carton) $19-$20; squash (three-quarter bushel) $20-$21, No. 1 (three-quarter bushel) $12-$13, No. 2 (three-quarter bushel...

No perfect weapon against squash vine borer

...e-mails are already coming to me about the dreaded squash vine borer. This insect bores into squash stems, causing them to wilt during the day...soon, they eat so much of the stem that the squash dies. Unfortunately, they also bore into zucchini...


...Thanksgiving tables, traditional butternut squash purees often feel like the culinary family's...sauce and the savory chew of turkey, squash can seem ill-defined and uninteresting...magazine's recipe for roasted butternut squash puree. Roasting sweetens and intensifies...

Winter squash is healthful, delicious

...filling or possibly a baked acorn squash filled with butter and brown...are many varieties of winter squash aside from the familiar pumpkin...turban, spaghetti and Hubbard squashes. Each is delicious, versatile...healthy, you can't beat winter squash. Although none of them contain...

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Squash gives stew added flair

Beef stew served in baked winter squash is a cook's dream, simple and savory...availability or personal preferences. Acorn squash, shaped like an acorn with a dark green...well for this recipe. In general, small squash make great individual soup bowls, and...

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