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Reason #189432 caring for succulents is so easy: their large central vacuoles that take up 90% of each cell's volume and contribute to their ability to store more water than most plants. Swipe to see a succulent up close ➡️
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#Succulents #HousePlants #Plants
The bright green of spinach has always attracted attention. Medieval artists would extract the color to use as ink and paint. .
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#Spinach #CropSci #MedievalArt #Paint #Vegetable #Produce #Agriculture
Gardening is about so much more than fresh flowers, fruits and veggies. Studies have shown that 30 minutes of gardening per day can reduce cortisol levels and improve your mood! Get planting 🌷
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#Gardening #Veggies #Flowers #SelfCare #Bayer #Summertime
Which came first: the color named "orange," or the fruit? Either way, a navel orange's iconic color comes from the cartenoids of the cloud and pulp particles. ➡️ Swipe to see a microscopic look ➡️
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#NavelOranges #Oranges #Citrus #Fruit #Bayer
With over 200 varieties of potato, some kind of a classification system was needed. To make things simpler we categorize potatoes into: russet, red, white, yellow, blue/purple, fingerling and petite. What’s your favorite kind?
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#Potato #Russet #Fingerling #Vegetable #CropSci #Farming
We are proud to partner with @stbaldricks to help support the 300K children diagnosed with cancer worldwide each year. For every ribbon tied to our Tribute Air Foundation at #ASCO18, #Bayer #Oncology will make a donation to St. Baldrick’s Foundation in support of childhood cancer research. #stbaldricks
Lavender oil is for so much more than its pleasant aroma. Recent studies show that lavender essential oil acts on our central nervous system and modulates serotonin transporters, which can help improve your mood in the long term. .
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#Serotonin #Lavender #Health #SelfCare #Bayer #EssentialOils
There are two types of coffee: Coffea arabica and Coffea robusta. Both are native to Africa, but Arabica is higher quality and requires more moisture and attention than Robusta, which ultimately gives the beans a fuller flavor. The more you know, the more caffeinated you are!
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#Coffee #CropSci #AgLife #Food #Agriculture #Farming
"Rhubarb" can be one of two things: a delicious fruit, or a heated argument. Try not to get in a rhubarb about it.
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#CropSci #Rhubarb #Fruit #Spring #Ag
Peel back an onion's layers and you'll see that the low-calorie vegetable is a great source of dietary fiber and vitamin C.
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#Onion #Produce #Vegetable #Food #Agriculture #AgLife #CropSci #HeresToTheFarmer #Farming
What makes a pepper spicy? Capsaicin, the main bioactive plant compound in chili peppers, is responsible for their fiery flavor.
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#Peppers #Produce #Fruit #Food #Agriculture #AgLige #CropSci #HeresToTheFarmer #Farming
A healthier tomorrow starts today. Your daily dose of vitamin D, a vitamin of many talents, can come from safely going outside in the sun, taking vitamin D capsules, or consuming foods rich in the nutrient like salmon and sardines.
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#VitaminD #Sun #Vitamins #SelfCare #Bayer