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Grow Salad In Your Kitchen Inside This Sleek Sensor-Driven Cabinet

Grow Salad In Your Kitchen Inside This Sleek Sensor-Driven Cabinet | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
It started with an aquaponics system in a frat house. Now the two MIT grads want to scale the idea and make it easy to grow veggies or even weed right...
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Lavender grower Downderry links with German producer to promote varieties in Germany | Horticulture Week

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How to succeed in tea

How to succeed in tea | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
If I've learned one thing from seven years of opening stores and selling online in the U.S. tea industry, it's this: To be successful in tea, you need to pick a customer and rock his / her world. Continue reading →
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Gardening plots at train stations let you raise veggies while you commute

Gardening plots at train stations let you raise veggies while you commute | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Ripping up weeds on your way home sounds therapeutic after a crappy day at work.
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Calculating the Economic Value of Rainforest Preservation: Botanical Ethnomedicines - williamaveryhudson

Calculating the Economic Value of Rainforest Preservation: Botanical Ethnomedicines - williamaveryhudson | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Researchers in the US and Madagascar calculated the economic value of botanical ethnomedicines in a rainforest region, the Makira Protected Area.
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Why plants are the most precious assets of the future

Why plants are the most precious assets of the future | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Remember the movie Wall-E? Yes, it’s the movie of a garbage-scooping old-fashioned robot which falls in love with an advanced exemplary stylish robot.
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Antibacterial activity of some medicinal plants against selected human pathogenic bacteria

Antibacterial activity of some medicinal plants against selected human pathogenic bacteria | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
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Medicinal Plants of the Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary - williamaveryhudson

Medicinal Plants of the Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary - williamaveryhudson | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Researchers at Garhwal University and Missouri Botanical Garden documented medicinal plants of Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary.
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Protection of the medicinal plants is vital for poor communities

Protection of the medicinal plants is vital for poor communities | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
The conservation of a nature reserve in Guatemala protects the forests' medicinal plants that are vital for the health of poor communities (How medicinal plants help poor communities http://t.co/In3noHA6Pf)...
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Absinthe Ingredient Makes The Roof Grow Greener - EarthTechling

Absinthe Ingredient Makes The Roof Grow Greener - EarthTechling | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Absinthe Ingredient Makes The Roof Grow Greener EarthTechling In their research, Papafotiou and her colleagues planted three Mediterranean aromatic xerophytes – these are species of plants that do well with little water – Artemisia absinthium,...
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A Guide to a Healthier Life: Natural Homeopathic Remedies for Heachaches and Migraines

A Guide to a Healthier Life: Natural Homeopathic Remedies for Heachaches and Migraines | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
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Healing Plants Illustrated Herbals at the Chicago Botanic Garden - ChicagoNow (blog)

Healing Plants Illustrated Herbals at the Chicago Botanic Garden - ChicagoNow (blog) | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Healing Plants Illustrated Herbals at the Chicago Botanic Garden ChicagoNow (blog) Plants discovered in the New World proved to have important medicinal properties, leading to the publication of a number of herbals with remedies from nonnative...
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Blog » Scientists Find Sniffing Rosemary Can Increase Memory By 75%

Blog » Scientists Find Sniffing Rosemary Can Increase Memory By 75% | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
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New Movement Begins: Open Source Food, Nutrition & Supplement Industries

New Movement Begins: Open Source Food, Nutrition & Supplement Industries | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
The next wave of the food, supplement and nutrition market is upon us with little fanfare. Perhaps because the age of information we are in has once again caught the public and market by surprise with its rapid pace. The idea of health supplements is nothing new, however the market has become lazy. Consumers settled […]
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A new, fragrant lavender that thrives in Southern gardens?

A new, fragrant lavender that thrives in Southern gardens? | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
In South Louisiana gardens, lavender is treated as a seasonal flourish -- if it's planted at all. It rarely does well in our hot, wet climate. After seeing fields of fragrant lavender in bloom in Southern France, I tried in...
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Butterflies Cure Themselves with Plants : DNews

Butterflies Cure Themselves with Plants : DNews | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Monarch butterflies can cure themselves and their offspring of disease by using medicinal plants, according to a new paper in the journal Ecology Letters.
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Medicinal plants and the pharmaceutical industry

Medicinal plants and the pharmaceutical industry | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Having been ill recently, I started thinking about how plants provide many of the world’s medicines. It is thought that 25-50% of worldwide prescriptions are for medicines based on plant compounds....
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Cities causing genetic changes in plants, animals

Cities causing genetic changes in plants, animals | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Plants and animals like racoons have a long history of acclimatizing to city living, but now biologists are beginning to see signs that something more fundamental is happening and wild things seem to be changing at a genetic level to survive cities and their polluting, habitat-fragmenting ways.
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Advantages associated with essential oils appear endless

Advantages associated with essential oils appear endless | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
The words aromatherapy and essentials oils tend to be used interchangeably. In fact, aromatherapy is more often considered the professional term of qualified individuals utilizing essential oils in treatments. Furthermore, aromatherapy is sometimes considered inaccurate given that some essential oils do not have a pleasant odor and there’s more than one way to use these oils.
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The map of the HERBAL PAVILION | RedGage

The map of the HERBAL PAVILION | RedGage | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
it was enlightening visiting this pavilion, the exposition showcased Thai traditional herbal medications and scientifically researched and proven medicinal herbal and aromatic plants it was real mind boggling !
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The Nine Easiest Herbs to Grow Indoors

The Nine Easiest Herbs to Grow Indoors | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
I’m lucky to have mature fruit trees growing in my yard, but the last of my pears have been harvested, my plums have been stewed and frozen, and I realize I’m just two holidays away from winter. I’m dreaming of warm, savory dishes, preferably made with fresh herbs, which means it’s time to bring the garden indoors. I like to stick to a few easy-to-grow basics like the ones on the list below, which offers a hierarchy of easy-to-grow herbs, ranking them from easiest to most difficult to grow.
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Fresh herbs grown on site at NAIT, even in the winter - Edmonton Journal (blog)

Fresh herbs grown on site at NAIT, even in the winter - Edmonton Journal (blog) | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Fresh herbs grown on site at NAIT, even in the winter
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The herbs and microgreens are harvested just steps from where they are used by NAIT students in many of the dishes served at Ernest's – NAIT's fine-dining restaurant.
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Health Ranger announces discovery of Metals Capturing Capacity for foods, botanicals, herbs and dietary supplements

Health Ranger announces discovery of Metals Capturing Capacity for foods, botanicals, herbs and dietary supplements | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Health Ranger announces discovery of Metals Capturing Capacity for foods, botanicals, herbs and dietary supplements
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2014 Flavor Trends for Food and Beverage | Nutritional Outlook

2014 Flavor Trends for Food and Beverage | Nutritional Outlook | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
Trending food and beverage flavors for 2014 include fernet, guasaca, green coconut, and nine other up-and-comers, according to Sensient Flavors (Hoffman Estates, LC).
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Greek mountain tea – a winter favorite

Greek mountain tea – a winter favorite | Aromatic & Medicinal Plants | Scoop.it
One of the most enjoyable facets of being a tea lover is traveling and encountering local or regional teas that get little attention outside of their native countries or cultures. Continue reading →

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