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Overnight Frost Causes Damage To Chicago Gardens

Tomatoes by the thousands bit the compost overnight due to a combination of impatience and cold weather. WBBM’s John Cody has more.

05/13/2013

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Best Summer Veggies

We 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.

05/31/2012

Tomatoes

U Of I Scientists Examine Cancer-Fighting, Tomatoes

University of Illinois scientists have developed a new tool to help learn more about potential cancer-fighting substances in tomatoes.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010