Guide To Picking Your Favorite Summer FruitsSummer fruit season is here. Here's a quick look at when to pick your favorite tasty treats this summer.
Ford Looking To Make Car Parts From TomatoesIn an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.
Overnight Frost Causes Damage To Chicago GardensTomatoes by the thousands bit the compost overnight due to a combination of impatience and cold weather. WBBM's John Cody has more.
Best Summer VeggiesWe walk a thin line with vegetables in our house; so much so that I’ve submerged myself in vegetable experimentation to help our young boys reside more on the love side of that line and tread less into deep waters of disgust on the other (nobody hates veggies more than I do when they become part of the wallpaper!). Picky eaters may still have a hard time with these recipes, but we’ve found them to be successful more times than not. And with all of these vegetables making a massive resurgence now that summertime is descending upon Chicagoland, they are easy to find, easy on the wallet and easy on the pallet.
U Of I Scientists Examine Cancer-Fighting, TomatoesUniversity of Illinois scientists have developed a new tool to help learn more about potential cancer-fighting substances in tomatoes.