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2014-05-22 23:02:28

US Federal Contractor Registration, the world's largest third party registration tracked down the top 3 HUBZone Business government contracts in Michigan posted to FedBizOpps in the month of May for 2014. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 US Federal Contractor Registration, the world's largest third party registration tracked down the top 3 HUBZone Business government contracts in Michigan posted to FedBizOpps in the month of May for 2014. According to the SBA (Small Business...

2014-02-05 16:28:24

Agriculture Department Would Receive Vital Funding Boost for Research, Protecting Pennsylvanians HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett's 2014-15 budget proposal makes important investments to the Department of Agriculture and the economy-driving agriculture industry. "An investment in agriculture is an investment in our future," said Corbett. "In providing jobs and $68 billion in economic impact to communities across Pennsylvania, agriculture remains...

2013-08-16 23:23:12

Scientific Community rally behind Golden Rice. More than 2,000 swiftly sign letter denouncing recent anti-GMO militants’ criminal act in Philippines. (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 In an act of swift solidarity with Golden Rice researchers, more than 2,000 academics, scientists and supporters of plant biotechnology from across the globe signed an open letter condemning the destruction of Philippine government-sponsored humanitarian research field trials. More than 2,000 signatures were...

2013-06-13 23:01:28

As part of the Federal Government´s Internet gateway consolidation program, Macquarie Telecom stroke a deal to serve one of the major Lead Agencies Gateways, the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Macquarie Telecom (ASX: MAQ), Australia´s only integrated Managed Hosting, Cloud and business-only telecommunications company, announced it is the first secure internet gateway provider to sign a head agreement with the Department of Agriculture,...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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