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Panic in the kitchen: UK digests new fruit and veg advice

It was with a heavy heart, and some panic, that Britons digested new advice this week that their struggle to eat enough fruit and vegetables had just got harder.

Panic in the kitchen: UK digests new fruit and veg advice
Lyudmila Zemlyanaya. Photo a courtesy of  yk-news.kz.
Underground greenhouse: Coffee and fig trees grown in Ust-Kamenogorsk

Tangerines, bananas, pomegranates, fig tree and even coffee are grown in the underground greenhouse in Ust-Kamenagorsk.

Underground greenhouse: Coffee and fig trees grown in Ust-Kamenogorsk
Urban gardens greening Berlin rooftops, airfield
Urban gardens greening Berlin rooftops, airfield

Tomatoes, veggies and herbs are sprouting from Berlin parks, a shopping mall rooftop and even a former airfield in community gardens that pioneer farmers say add green spice to urban life.

Urban gardens greening Berlin rooftops, airfield
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Kazakhstan to increase export via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad

Kazakhstan has expressed interest in exporting goods via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad that will be launched sometime next year.

Kazakhstan to increase export via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad
Kazakhstan's biggest greenhouse constructed near Karaganda
Kazakhstan's biggest greenhouse constructed near Karaganda

Construction of Kazakhstan's biggest greenhouse complex has been completed in Topar village in Karaganda Oblast.

Kazakhstan's biggest greenhouse constructed near Karaganda
Virus-free potatoes. Photo by Dmitriy Khegai©
Kazakhstan to harvest its first virus-free potatoes in September

Kazakhstan biotechnologists have cultivated a virus-resistant variety of potato using clonal propagation technology.

Kazakhstan to harvest its first virus-free potatoes in September
Biggest Kazakhstan greenhouse launched near Almaty
Biggest Kazakhstan greenhouse launched near Almaty

The greenhouse has the area of 51 thousand square meters and will produce 4000 tones of vegetables a year.

Biggest Kazakhstan greenhouse launched near Almaty
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Tomatoes can lower stroke risk: study

Eating tomatoes can dramatically reduce the risk of having a stroke, according to a new study out Monday that provided more support for diets rich in fruits and vegetables.

Tomatoes can lower stroke risk: study
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Kyrgyzstan will supply 100 tons of vegetables a week to Kazakhstan

Kyrgyz farmers started supplying fresh vegetables to south regions of Kazakhstan.

Kyrgyzstan will supply 100 tons of vegetables a week to Kazakhstan
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Glass-grown vegetables to be supplied to Astana by 2013

Astana will be fully supplied with local glass-grown vegetables by 2013: Akim.

Glass-grown vegetables to be supplied to Astana by 2013
Kazakhstan produces 6 times less vegetables than it needs
Kazakhstan produces 6 times less vegetables than it needs

Kazakhstan population's demand for vegetables is six times higher than the amount produced.

Kazakhstan produces 6 times less vegetables than it needs
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