Latest Bran Stories

2009-10-01 07:15:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The updated Women, Infants, and Children nutrition program (WIC), serving more than nine million at-risk, low- to moderate-income families will as of today include brown rice as one of the program's key whole grain offerings.

2009-09-02 00:19:32

Taste testers of U.S. Consumer Reports say high-fiber cereals have come a long way since the cereals they used to describe as more like straw than grain. The trained taste testers compared 18 high-fiber cereals on the basis of nutrition and taste.

2009-08-31 17:00:00

High-Fiber Cereals Make Progress in Taste but Vary in Nutritional Value and Price YONKERS, N.Y., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Reports evaluated 18 high-fiber cereals and found seven especially flavorful choices.

2009-08-28 12:30:00

A new study released on Friday suggests that wheat bran and other fibrous foods that do not dissolve easily in water not only fail to soothe irritable bowels but may even make things worse.

2009-08-12 07:30:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Rice bran, a by-product of rice milling, is known to be an excellent source of antioxidants, vitamins, and other critical nutrients.

2009-08-06 11:40:00

PHOENIX, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NutraCea (OTC: NTRZ), a world leader in stabilized rice bran nutrient research and technology, today announced the Company has entered into a forbearance agreement with Wells Fargo Bank, N. A.

2009-05-27 08:00:00

Free, Downloadable FIBER-pe-dia Helps Them Raise the Grade BATTLE CREEK, Mich., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The importance of fiber to overall health is well documented, yet more than nine out of 10 American adults and children do not get enough fiber(1).

2009-01-27 08:00:00

PHOENIX, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NutraCea (OTC Bulletin Board: NTRZ), a world leader in stabilized rice bran (SRB) nutrient research and technology, announced today it has teamed up with FedEx Corp.

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