Goleta Lab Develops Spray-On Coating That Can Keep Fruit Fresh As Long As A MonthIn Goleta, Apeel chemists have developed a coating that acts as a second skin for produce. The company claims the compounds they use all come from plants, and there’s no need to wash it off before eating them.
'Drunk And Irritable' Wasps Are Rampaging Through Britain, Experts SayThe European nation is in the middle of the summer frenzy for wasps, as experts explain that the insects have started feeding on "fermented fruit and leftover pub ciders."
Listeria Contamination Triggers Recall Of Peaches, Plums At Costco, Trader Joe's Customers of Costco, Trader Joe's and other major retailers are being warned of a nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
Digging In At MacArthur Park: Kids Replant After Vandals Uproot Dozens Of Fruit Trees Police Thursday sought the public's help in finding vandals who apparently uprooted dozens of fruit trees planted by a group of Southland students in MacArthur Park.
Non-Profit Organization Picks Fruit For The NeedyVolunteers were on the hunt for ripe tangerines in a backyard in Long Beach Tuesday.
Backyard Fruit Confiscated Near LA Coliseum To Thwart Fruit Fly InfestationAgricultural officials knocked on doors at homes Friday asking residents for permission to confiscate backyard fruit from trees to help stop a fruit fly infestation.
Stacy Stowers' Healthy Way to Shake Up Your DietCan healthy food really taste good? I’m a firm believer that it can!
South LA Residents Celebrate Arrival Of 'Fresh Fridays'A produce stand in the parking lot of a South Los Angeles market is a fresh addition to the King Estates neighborhood.
Farmer's Tips For Buying Summer ProduceSee what the experts have to say about summer produce in Los Angeles this year.
Best Cherry Dishes In Los AngelesWhether you're looking to take your sweetie on romantic date this month or want to plan a quiet night in, these options of cherry dishes will be sure to set the mood for a great evening in our out.
Kids Can Now Eat Fruit In A Fun Way With 'My Fruity Faces' Edible Stickers!Nickelodeon star and My Fruity Faces spokesperson, Daniella Monet, stopped by KCAL9 Friday to discuss the company’s new edible stickers that make eating fruit fun!
Garden Teaches Special Needs Students About Health, TeamworkSpecial needs kids in Northridge planted seeds and built garden boxes on Friday to raise awareness for childhood obesity.
At Least 2 Cities Under Quarantine After Med Flies Found In Traps
Arcadia Brothers Harvest Fruit For San Gabriel Valley FamiliesWhen most kids their age are hanging out with their friends, Zach and Jackson Selby spend many of their weekends picking fruit.
State Quarantines Homegrown Fruit In Fight Against SoCal Citrus Pest Residents living within 10 miles of an affected tree in Hacienda Heights will not be allowed to take their fruit with them for the next two years.