Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:07
Second needle incident in strawberries in New Zealand
A needle has been found in a strawberry in New Zealand, police said Monday, the second incident to hit the country two months after a contamination crisis erupted in Australia.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
Australia supermarket bans needles amid strawberry crisis
Sydney - Sewing needles were taken off the shelves at a major Australian supermarket chain Thursday amid a national panic over sharp objects being found inside strawberries and other fruit.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:50
Strawberry sabotage akin to 'terrorism': Australia PM
Sydney - The tainting of supermarket strawberries with sewing needles is comparable to "terrorism", Australia's prime minister said Wednesday, as he demanded tougher sentencing in response to a nationwide scare.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 14:03
Australia offers reward amid mystery strawberry needle scare
Sydney - An Australian state has offered a large reward for information after sewing needles were found in strawberries sold in supermarkets, in what the federal health minister described as a "vicious crime".
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:57
Winter’s bounty of strawberries rolls down Chiang Mai hills
Chilly temperatures on the lofty slopes of Doi Ang Khang in Chiang Mai have produced a bumper crop of strawberries for the “Da-ang” Palong hilltribe people.
Sun, 15 Oct 2017 12:30
Pablo goes for strawberries
Popular Japanese pastry chain Pablo, which is known for its luscious cheese tarts, recently opened its third outlet at King Power Rangnam and is celebrating by cooking up a new mini cheese tart with strawberries.
Sat, 01 Apr 2017 01:00
Switch to strawberries a top pick for value-adding farmer
FORMER vegetable farmer Kitti Sangchan changed his life five years ago by only growing strawberries, and by building a plant to process the fruit into added-value products such as jam, dried berries and juice, doubling his annual income in the period.
Sun, 13 Mar 2016 01:00
They grow great things in Fang
Cherry blossoms and delicious strawberries make a visit to this Chiang Mai town a joy
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 01:00
Making merry with a berry
Planning a trip to South Korea? Then don’t leave a visit to one of the country’s delicious strawberries farms off your itinerary