Winter fruits and vegetables for healthy eating lifestyle

Leek, Pumpkin, Clementine … Long Live Winter Fruits and Vegetables!

On the kitchen side, is it difficult to indulge yourself in winter? However, there is no shortage of seasonal fruits and vegetables to delight your taste buds and those of your loved ones. Do you have the impression of being in the cabbage as soon as you have to choose the seasonal fruits and vegetables to favour the […]

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Choose it very yellow, the quince does not ripen once picked.

Recipe Idea: Quince, a Tasty Mix of Apple and Pear

It is the season of the quince, pretty yellow fruit with undeniable nutritional qualities. Alone or as an accompaniment to your savoury dishes, quince wants you good. The fruits of the quince are called golden apples or Cydonie pears. The skin of the quince is however very different from that of pears, it is fluffy and more recalcitrant. Moreover, the quince is eaten […]

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These vegetable juices are aesthetic and good for your health

These Vegetable Juices are Aesthetic and Good for your Health

Here is a best of vegetable juice that changes the classic carrot-orange! Ideal for a cure of vitamins and minerals or for a trendy and original aperitif … The red power: beetroot, carrot, grapefruit and ginger Here is a juice that will please children for its extraordinary colour.. and to all for its delicious taste. Red Power […]

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If the bigarreau is the favorite cherry of the French, other varieties also appeal to consumers.

Cherry: The Top 3 Varieties Grown in France

80% of cherries produced in France belong to the family of bigarreaux … The favourite cherry of French consumers. Burlat, star of French production Variety most cultivated on the French territory, the Burlat alone represents 20% of volumes produced. It owes its creation to a farmer-arboriculturist Rhodanian, Leonart Burlat. En route to the battlefields of the First World War, […]

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According to a survey of the CLCV, only 32% of consumers are satisfied with the taste of strawberries, and 31% with the taste of apricots bought in supermarkets.

Strawberries and Apricots: why the French are Disappointed by the Taste of Fruits Sold in Supermarkets

According to a survey, only 32% of consumers say they are satisfied by the taste of strawberries, and 31% by the taste of apricots sold in supermarkets. Details The taste , that’s a lot! A survey conducted in July 2018 by the National Association for the Defense of Consumers and Users (CLCV) reveals that for many consumers, strawberries and apricots bought […]

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Moselle and France are on alert for Listeria in Vegetables

Moselle: Checks for Listeria after a Contamination Alert on Vegetables

Vegetables from Hungary may have been contaminated with listeria. Checks were carried out all over France, including Moselle New alert to listeria in the agri-food sector. In addition to  the McDonald’s Caesar salad business, fresh and frozen vegetables from Hungary are also targeted. The Directorate General for Competition, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control (DGCCRF) has ordered the withdrawal and recall of vegetables produced between 13 August […]

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Consequences of Brexit: English Fruits Rot, Lack of Manpower 1

Consequences of Brexit: English Fruits Rot, Lack of Manpower

The market gardeners feared this. Two years after the Brexit vote, workers in Eastern Europe are deserting picking. Strawberries are rotting. “The crops are rotting for lack of manpower”, warns the NFU, the first British agricultural union . Already down 12% last year, the number of pickers drops by half this year. There are 4,000 pairs of arms missing for the next harvest […]

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This summer, the prices of fruits and vegetables were lower than last year.

Fruits and Vegetables: Declining Prices after a 2016 Record

This summer, the prices of fruits and vegetables were lower than last year. They had seen a record increase in 2016 after difficult weather conditions, according to the association Rural Families. The Rural Families Association released Thursday its annual barometer of prices of fruits and vegetables . This summer prices on the labels were down 8% for fruit and 7% for […]

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