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When your cucurbits are out of control 

I didn’t make a  great job of checking our courgette/zucchini bushes when we got home from our break. I did some tidying in the garden when the sun came out this afternoon, and spotted these (mostly) monstrous specimens lurking under leaves and in dark corners. 330 more words

Food And Drink

In Miami Condo Glut, Preconstruction Resale Market Freezes up

From Wolf Street, by Wolf Richter

Over 7 years of supply.

The Miami housing market has split in two diverging segments: single-family homes and condos. 365 more words


21 Sept 2016 (AFR) - Apartment developers 'are slashing prices' as oversupply bites

(21 September 2016, AFR, p33, by Su-Lin Tan)

‘The construction of apartments in the major Australian cities will slow down heavily in 2017 and 2018 as the apartment industry heads into a correction, according to a report by IBISWorld.  84 more words

1.Market Observations


Meaning: Satisfy to the full (desire or an appetite). Supply (someone) with as much as or more of something than is desired or can be managed. 40 more words

Vocab Bank

The curse of the courgette

Courgettes. They’re a problem. I realise this isn’t the case for most people who can pick them up in the supermarket, pause, and then think no, not this week. 1,179 more words


Sweet Cucumber Pickle

This light and tangy pickle makes a refreshing change from the chutneys and relishes that abound at this time of year when there is a glut of fruit and vegetables. 261 more words


Global Oil Glut Fuelled by African Production and Asian Stockpiling

The excess of oil in the global economy which has driven prices down to around $45 a barrel (crude) shows no signs of relenting with OPEC (Organisation of the Petroleum exporting Countries) overproducing at record levels. 133 more words