Tag: Sweet

Sweet sorghum: Sweet promise for the environmentSweet sorghum: Sweet promise for the environment

Sweet sorghum can be used to produce biogas, biofuels, and novel polymers. In addition, it can help replace phosphate fertilizers. A new sweet sorghum variety developed at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) accumulates particularly high amounts of sugar and thrives under local conditions. As the scientists reported in the Industrial Crops & Products journal, sugar transport and sugar accumulation are related to the structure of the plants’ vessels. This was the result of a comparison between sweet and grain sorghums. (DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2021.113550)

As the world’s population grows, the demand for food, raw materials, and energy is also on the rise.

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Sweet sorghum promising for the environmentSweet sorghum promising for the environment

The KIT1 sorghum variety developed by KIT accumulates a high amount of sugar and thrives particularly well under temperate climate conditions. Credit: Botanical Institute, KIT

Sweet sorghum can be used to produce biogas, biofuels, and novel polymers. In addition, it can help replace phosphate fertilizers. A new sweet sorghum variety developed at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) accumulates particularly high amounts of sugar and thrives under local conditions. As the scientists reported in the Industrial Crops & Products journal, sugar transport and sugar accumulation are related to the structure of the plants’ vessels. This was the result of a comparison

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These sweet plantains are the unexpected BBQ side you need this summerThese sweet plantains are the unexpected BBQ side you need this summer

Cooking should be fun, and there are plenty of opportunities to do so without breaking the bank or dirtying up too many dishes. This two ingredient recipe for fried sweet plantains is affordable, delicious, easy and the perfect way to bring food from all over the world right to your dinner table.



a plate of food on a table: Recipe of the Day: How to Cook Plantains


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Recipe of the Day: How to Cook Plantains

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Plantains are a starchy fruit, but much like tomatoes, they’re treated and cooked as though they are a vegetable. Plantains look like large, spotted bananas

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The Sweet Shop SC dessert bakery is opening in ColumbiaThe Sweet Shop SC dessert bakery is opening in Columbia

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Kia Brown is opening The Sweet Shop SC on the corner of Rosewood Drive and South Shandon St. in Columbia.

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A new spot to satisfy your sweet tooth is coming soon to Columbia.

The Sweet Shop SC is opening on the corner of Rosewood Drive and South Shandon Street in Columbia. The shop will be across the street from Publix at 141 S. Shandon St., Suite C.

Owner Kia Brown has been baking out of her house for several years and is opening her first brick and mortar store. The motto at The Sweet Shop is “All you need

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Funnel cakes, fried oreos and mangonadas | This San Antonio food truck has sweet treatsFunnel cakes, fried oreos and mangonadas | This San Antonio food truck has sweet treats

“Our main seller is our funnel cakes. Everybody loves funnel cakes because it’s kind of difficult to get them unless you’re going to a carnival or rodeo.”

SAN ANTONIO — The State Fair of Texas is around the corner, and we know many Texans are excited for those fried food stands.

But you can get your fair fried food fix (try saying that 10 times) right here in the Alamo City. 

Drake’s Fun Foods truck goes across the San Antonio area, serving up things like funnel cakes, fried oreos and even corn in a cup.

“I was thinking when I

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