Vegetables

Vegetables are parts of plants that are consumed by humans or other animals as food. The original meaning is still commonly used and is applied to plants collectively to refer to all edible plant matter, including the flowers, fruits, stems, leaves, roots, and seeds. The alternate definition of the term is applied somewhat arbitrarily, often by culinary and cultural tradition. It may exclude foods derived from some plants that are fruits, flowers, nuts, and cereal grains, but include savoury fruits such as tomatoes and courgettes, flowers such as broccoli, and seeds such as pulses. Originally, vegetables were collected from the …

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Stories of Hardship from Families with Young Children as the COVID-19 Pandemic …

Urban Institute · 26 April 2021 English

As the COVID-19 pandemic wears on, many families with young children have faced and continue to experience an overwhelming amount of material and economic hardship and food insecurity. This not …

their culture, including specific fruits and vegetables that weren’t available in larger grocery stores not eating healthier foods now … They give you vegetables and stuff, but you’re going to get more cakes


Energy, Groundwater, and Crop Choice

NBER · 22 April 2021 English

Groundwater is a key resource for agricultural production globally. Increasingly rapid aquifer drawdowns—as well as the policies intended to increase their sustainability—increase costs to agricultural producers, with unknown consequences. This …

including more than half of all fruits, nuts, and vegetables grown in the United States. In fact, California


Knowledge, Stigma, and HIV Testing: An Analysis of a Widespread HIV/AIDS Program

NBER · 22 April 2021 English

Using randomized methodologies, we study a common community HIV/AIDS program that seeks to promote HIV testing by improving knowledge and reducing stigmatizing attitudes. Contrary to expectations, the program has a …

HIV-related stigma (such as whether one would buy vegetables from an HIV-positive vendor, or thinks that an


Bhutan Development Update, April 2021

World Bank Group · 21 April 2021 English

Although Bhutan has made progress in recent years, notably by initiating the development of a domestic e-commerce ecosystem, gaps still remain. The Royal Government of Bhutan (RGoB) has prioritized information …

of perishable products such as meat and fish, vegetables, fruits, dairy and egg products. Food prices supporting the production of commercial winter vegetables and livestock production, to strengthen food CPI, imported food Meat Milk, cheese and eggs Vegetables Ja n- 14 Ju n- 14 N ov -1 4 A pr -1 5 Housing/utilities Bread/cereals Clothing and footwear Vegetables Milk, eggs Meat Furnishing Restaurants/hotels https://thebhutanese.bt/focus-on-southern-dzongkhags-for-winter-vegetables/ Recent Economic Developments 16 Bhutan Development


Bhutan Development Update, April 2021

World Bank Group · 21 April 2021 English

Although Bhutan has made progress in recent years, notably by initiating the development of a domestic e-commerce ecosystem, gaps still remain. The Royal Government of Bhutan (RGoB) has prioritized information …

of perishable products such as meat and fish, vegetables, fruits, dairy and egg products. Food prices supporting the production of commercial winter vegetables and livestock production, to strengthen food Milk, cheese and eggs Vegetables Source: NSB Figure 8. CPI categories and footwear Vegetables https://thebhutanese.bt/focus-on-southern-dzongkhags-for-winter-vegetables/ 16�


Sustainable Asset Valuation (SAVi) of Paterson Park's Building Infrastructure: City of Johannesburg …

IISD · 20 April 2021 English

The Paterson Park Precinct project is part of Johannesburg's Corridors of Freedom Initiative, which seeks to improve social cohesion within the urban environment. Buildings (including social housing, sports facilities, and …

Page 31 of 36 Peace Corps. (1976). Watering vegetables: When? How often? How much? In Soils, crops,


Alcohol labelling

EPRS · 20 April 2021 English

In its Europe's Beating Cancer plan, published in February 2021, the European Commission suggests – among other initiatives concerning cancer prevention – several actions concerning alcoholic beverages, such as limiting …

to these rules, such as uncut fresh fruit and vegetables (listed article 19 of FIC Regulation) and products


Assam Skill University Project: Design and Construction of Assam Skill University Campus …

ADB · 19 April 2021 English

Initial Environmental Examinations (IEE) describe the environmental condition of a project, including potential impact, formulation of mitigation measures, and preparation of institutional requirements for environmental monitoring. This document dated April …

paddy, wheat, rapeseed and mustard, sugarcane and vegetables are the main agricultural produce. Among cash


Secondary Cities Development Program: Ha Giang City Subproject (Phung Hung Road) Updated …

ADB · 19 April 2021 English

Combined resettlement and indigenous peoples plans address the impacts and issues of involuntary resettlement and ethnic minorities. This document dated April 2021 is provided for the ADB project 47274-003 in …

total of 2,263 m2, 109 m2 standing annual crops (vegetables), 1,809 fruit trees such as mango, guava, toad will impact on 109 m2 standing annual crops (vegetables), 1,809 fruit trees such as mango, guava, toad


Greater Mekong Subregion Biodiversity Conservation Corridors Project (Cambodia): Additional Works for Kandoal …

ADB · 19 April 2021 English

Safeguards due diligence reports are prepared as part of safeguard due diligence and review to ensure compliance with ADB safeguard policy due diligence requirements. This document dated April 2021 is …

of off-season cash crops, primarily fruit and vegetables, through adoption of the husbandry practices


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