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2014-08-26 08:30:53

Also acquires stake in Agricen Sciences as part of strategic effort to expand offering of integrated, next-generation plant health technologies LOVELAND, Colo., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Loveland Products, a subsidiary of Agrium and a leading global provider of high-performance crop input products and proprietary products provider for Agrium Retail globally, today announced that the company has acquired a controlling interest in Agricen, a Dallas-area agricultural biotechnology...

2014-08-26 04:20:07

CANBERRA, Australia, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EOS Space Systems Pty Ltd (EOS Space), a wholly-owned subsidiary of ASX-listed Electro Optic Systems Holdings Ltd (ASX: EOS) is to join forces with Lockheed Martin Corporation to provide space tracking services to the space industry. EOS today announced it had executed a strategic cooperation agreement with Lockheed Martin for the joint development and roll out of EOS and Lockheed Martin space tracking capabilities at a new facility...

2014-08-26 00:20:42

BEIJING, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hisense Australia announced it will continue as naming rights sponsor for Hisense Arena for an additional three years. Hisense Australia has also signed an agreement with Tennis Australia to extend its sponsorship of the Australian Open as official TV and refrigeration supplier until 2017. Year after year, Hisense Arena plays host to many successful entertainment and sporting events in the flourishing Melbourne & Olympic Parks precinct. In...

2014-08-25 23:04:27

Advanced call centre capabilities of big business now available and affordable to smaller companies Toronto (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Smaller Canadian companies will now have access to advanced voice automation features that are hallmarks of big business call centres at a very competitive price thanks to a new partnership between Epik Networks (Epik) and Inference Solutions. Epik, a Toronto-based VOIP provider of phone and internet services, is the first service provider in Canada to...

2014-08-25 23:03:04

MarketOptimizer.org adds “Australia Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020” to its store. The data in the report is derived from dynamic market forecast models. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Australia Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 provides key market data on the Australia Gynecological Devices market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within market segments:...

2014-08-25 23:02:03

A sudden increase in demand has prompted gold producers in Australia to expand production, pushing up industry revenue. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Gold Ore Mining industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Gold ore mining is a well-established industry in Australia, with origins dating back to the gold rushes of the mid- to late 1800s. Players in the Gold Ore Mining industry in Australia have undergone a strong...

2014-08-25 23:01:11

MarketOptimizer.org adds “Australia Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices Market Outlook to 2020” to its store. The data in the report is derived from dynamic market forecast models. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Australia Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices Market Outlook to 2020, provides key market data on the Australia Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within...

2014-08-25 16:24:05

LONDON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Australia Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2014 - Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscapehttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2312395/Australia-Power-Market-Outlook-to-2030-Update-2014---Market-Trends-Regulations-and-Competitive-Landscape.htmlAustralia Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2014 - Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive LandscapeSummaryThis report elaborates...

2014-08-25 08:25:23

Concert to take place in-port before departure of company's Australia & New Zealand Cruise Odyssey SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olivia Travel, the world's largest travel company offering chartered cruise, resort, adventure and luxury vacations specifically for the lesbian community, has announced that Grammy award-winning singer and Australian native, Olivia Newton-John, will perform before the departure of the Australia and New Zealand Cruise Odyssey. The 12-day...

2014-08-24 23:02:58

Rising YouTube star Tyde Levi (youtube.com/tydelevi) has teamed up with Student Edge for a promotional video about the new Student Edge App, which allows its members to browse, filter, sort and locate great deals in their vicinity. The Student Edge App is an extension of the ever-popular Student Edge card, providing members with exclusive deals at hundreds of stores across Australia, such as Dominos, Sumo Salad, City Beach, Hoyts Cinema and more. (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 Rising YouTube...


Latest Australia Reference Libraries

Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog, Litoria fallax
2014-05-26 10:53:47

The Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog (Litoria fallax) is a small and very common tree frog located on the eastern coast of Australia, from around Cairns, Queensland, to around Ulladulla, New South Wales. Individuals of this species are often found somewhere else, having been accidentally relocated by transported fruit boxes. Confirmed sightings of breeding pairs have confirmed their survival in Victoria’s cooler climate. This is a small species; the females can reach a maximum size of 25 to 30...

Numbat, Myrmecobius fasciatus
2014-05-24 17:24:24

The numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus), also known as the marsupial anteater, banded anteater, or the walpurti, is a marsupial that can be found in Western Australia. This species once held a large range but it is now fragmented and limited to only a few small spots in Australia. It once resided in many habitats, but now it can only be found in eucalypt forests. Europeans first discovered this species in 1831, when Robert Dale led an expedition through the Avon Valley. George Robert Waterhouse...

Eastern Quoll, Dasyurus viverrinus
2014-05-19 12:50:49

The eastern quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus), or the eastern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range once included mainland Australia, but it is still common on Tasmania. This species is one of six living quoll species and was named for its ferret-like appearance. George Shaw, who classified it with possums in the Didelphis genus, first discovered it in 1800. Male eastern quolls reach an average body length of 23.6 inches and weight of 2.8 pounds. This...

Northern Quoll, Dasyurus hallucatus
2014-05-19 11:54:09

The northern quoll (Dasyurus hallucatus), known by many other names including the satanellus and the northern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range extends from southeast Queensland to the Pilbara region in Western Australia. It prefers to reside in open rocky ranges and eucalypt forest. The northern quoll is the smallest of all Australian quoll species, with females reaching an average body length between 9.8 and 12.2 inches with a weight of up to...

Monterey Pine, Pinus radiata
2014-04-27 08:44:45

Monterey Pine (Pinus radiata) is native to the Central coast of California and Mexico primarily the Guadalupe and Cedros Islands. The Monterey pine is planted extensively in Australia, New Zealand, Spain, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Kenya, and South Africa. The Monterey pine is closely related to the Bishop and Knobcone pine. The Monterey pine is a short to medium tree growing from 49-98 feet tall with some growing to 200 feet tall in perfect growing conditions. The crown is rounded with...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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