Monthly Archives: May 2016

Herb Day!

Herb Day is always on the first Saturday of May. HerbDay 2016 Set for May 7th! The 11th annual HerbDay will take place Saturday, May 7, 2016. HerbDay is an international celebration of herbs and herbal products that are packed with events aimed at educating and sharing ideas about the many ways herbs bring joy and well-being into our daily lives.

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Silk Keeps Fruit Fresh Without Refrigeration

Half of the world’s fruit and vegetable crops are lost during the food supply chain, due mostly to premature deterioration of these perishable foods, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. Tufts University biomedical engineers have demonstrated that fruits can stay fresh for more than a week without refrigeration if they are coated in an

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