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Strawberries grown for Wimbledon, will make jam

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Strawberries and cream is the traditional dessert of the Wimbledon tennis tournament. In this year’s competition was cancelled because of the coronavirus, but the organizers found the use of the grapes grown specifically for herbal “Grand slam”. Из клубники, выращенной для Уимблдона, сделают джем

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The Daily Mail reports that the tournament was planned to sell about 38 tons of strawberries. It is 200 thousand portions, each of which is about three dollars. Of the 750 kg of berries to make jam, and the rest of the harvest will send to schools, supermarkets and food warehouses.

Recall that Wimbledon was to be held from 29 June to 12 July. The following “major” in the schedule is the US Open, scheduled to be held from 31 August to 13 September. And, despite the protests of the players, including the first racket of the world Serb Novak Djokovic, he seems to be. It is reported by the American magazine Forbes, citing its sources.

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