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Ex-baseball star Darryl Strawberry discusses addiction in Wooster visit
WOOSTER — During his baseball career, 335 times when Darryl Strawberry took a swing, he hit the ball out of the park. Now, the former New York Mets and Yankees standout is taking a swing at combating the opiate epidemic. Darryl Strawberry was in ... The Columbus Dispatch [ story ]

Octinion's strawberry-picking bot is quick, nimble, and ready to replace humans
With everything from self-driving tractors to robots being able to monitor crops, it's no secret that agriculture is currently in the middle of a high-tech revolution. Well, robots just added another farmyard job they can do better than us puny humans ... Digital Trends [ story ]

Carol J. Jorgensen – Strawberry Point
Carol Jean Jorgensen, 93, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, peacefully entered her heavenly home on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home in Edgewood. Carol was born on January 27, 1924, to Oscar and Clara Lekwa of rural Dows, ... [ story ]

I Homebrewed Strawberry Four Loko and Lived to Tell the Tale
Among the annals of bad decision enablers, like reality TV and front-facing cameras, Four Loko is the stuff of millennial legend. Since its 2005 inception, caffeine- and energy-laced Four Loko ruined countless people's nights. Then, shortly before the ... VinePair [ story ]

Strawberry Fields Festival: dozens of arrests made, drug-drivers caught by police
Deniliquin police made more than 100 arrests at Strawberry Fields festival at Tocumwal at the weekend. Picture: Deniliquin LAC/Facebook. More than 100 arrests were made, dozens of charges laid and a series of overdoses treated after a police blitz on a ... Newcastle Herald [ story ]

'Strawberry Napkin' by Paul Pascal Theriault at James Fuentes, New York
Marking the debut exhibition of Paul Pascal Theriault in New York, 'Strawberry Napkin' is being hosted at the gallery space of James Fuentes. The show incorporates some of the handy work of Theraiult including those of the pastel patterned paintings ... BLOUIN ARTINFO [ story ]

Watch: Jacinda Ardern gets stuck in helping out at strawberry festival in Wellington
Watch: Jacinda Ardern gets stuck in helping out at strawberry festival in Wellington. 4:38pm. share. Source: 1 NEWS. Jacinda Ardern has been helping out at the Mary Potter Hospice Strawberry Festival in Wellington today, dishing out some sweet berry ... TVNZ [ story ]

Strawberry Pizza: Internet Shares Funny Reactions | Time
People are not pleased with the concept of strawberries as a topping for pizza, following the pineapple pizza controversy. TIME [ story ]

Country stars and more headline 2018 Florida Strawberry Festival
The Florida Strawberry Festival always brings in big-name entertainment for its 11-day run, and 2018 is only different in that it isn't just country music headlining the event. Sure there'll be current country juggernauts like The Band Perry, Brad ... Orlando Sentinel [ story ]

Report highlights export potential for Chilean strawberries, blackberries
Chile has positioned itself as the world's leading blueberry exporter, while it ranks second in frozen raspberry shipments, but a recent report has identified the great quality and export potential of the country's strawberries. assorted ... Fresh Fruit Portal [ story ]

Mexico invests in doubling strawberry plantations
Poverty, marginalization and field neglect are just some of the major problems facing the Mexican berry sector. Industry representatives gathered with the nation's Secretary of Agriculture this week to address these barriers and promote berries _ ffp ... Fresh Fruit Portal [ story ]

Fruit Salad Recipes That Aren't Boring (PHOTOS)
What we have to do to make fruit salad good again, is relax our grip on the idea that ONLY fruit can go into them. We allow the occasional strawberry or blueberry into our arugula salads, so we should extend the same courtesy to the occasional ... Huffington Post [ story ]

Strawberry bears fruit to delight of farmer Paul
Proud mum Strawberry 128th came to Bicton College from Wales, as part of its partnership with the Rare Breeds Survival Trust, which will see a whole range of animals on the endangered list bred at the college under a special survival programme, which ... This is Cornwall [ story ]

Siouxland school lunches and elderly nutrition for the week of Sept. 16
Monday: BBQ rib/bun, dinner salad/carrots, strawberry fruit crisp snacks, fruit cocktail. Tuesday: Chicken pattie/bun, black bean salsa/chips, fresh pineapple. Wednesday: Corn dog, ranch fries, celery sticks/peanut butter, pears. Thursday: Spaghetti ... Sioux City Journal [ story ]

Farmers using falcons to scare off crop-eating birds
The maneuvers — not unlike an aeronautical war dance — trigger an innate panic attack in the fruit-munching birds, who are either paralyzed with fear or flee for new surroundings. The falcons are trained to scare, not snack on, their targets. "It's ... Los Angeles Times [ story ]

Strawberry growers seek pesticide alternatives
Since the 1960s, California strawberry growers have fumigated their fields before each crop is planted to control devastating soil-borne pests, increase yields and produce uniform and disease-free fruit. But expansion of urban development bordering ... Wilkes Barre Times-Leader [ story ]

New UF-developed strawberry varieties are bred with a focus on flavor
And while the strawberries won't be labeled by variety, consumers should look for the Fresh From Florida logo or some other indication that they were grown somewhere in Florida, such as in Plant City, the state's strawberry capital. Test panels have ... University of Florida [ story ]

Playing peek-a-boo with Pinot Noir?
Typically light in "weight" and colour Cono Sur Pinot Noir (341602) $11.49 from Chile is very much a "textbook" New World Pinot Noir - with that elusive scent of fresh cut beets over dark cherry and jammy strawberry flavours and that "tree bark ... Courier Islander [ story ]

School menus
... baked beans, lettuce and pickle, oven roasted potatoes, applesauce, fresh fruit; Tuesday: Taco soup with tortilla chip or BBQ pork with grain roll, pinto beans, tossed salad, sweet potato crinkle fries, strawberry cup, blueberry cup; Wednesday ... Sanford Herald (registration) [ story ]




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