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2012-08-24 23:01:06

Colle farmers market community commends an article published in Rochester: Your News Now regarding the staff at Wegmans Food Market and their five years of organic farming success. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 23, 2012 August 23rd, Colle, a farmers market community supports an article released for Rochester: Your News Now which discusses the success of Wegmans Food Market and how they have expanded and improved their organic farm for the past five years. The article states that Wegmans Food...

2012-08-18 23:03:32

With health consciousness on the rise and demand for organic produce steadily increasing, industry revenue is expected to benefit. The aging population and an increase in the number of Hispanics and Asian-Americans will also have a positive effect, as these groups tend to purchase more fruit and vegetables. However, despite these positive effects, industry operators will continue to be threatened by traditional supermarkets and big box stores that aim to provide the same variety and quality...

2012-08-16 23:03:17

Colle, a farmers market community that supports the connection between consumers and local organic and natural providers, commends an article written by Cindy Snyder of The Prairie Star on the flourishing organic farming industry in the state of Idaho. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 August 16th, organic farmers market community Colle supports an article by Cindy Snyder discussing the prospering organic farming industry in Idaho. Total sales of these organic farmers have grown 8% each...

2012-07-25 23:03:28

Farm to fork, local food usually travels far fewer miles than produce flown in from another country. The rise of “locavorism” leads people to shop for food grown in their community for what “locavores” call fresher, better tasting produce. Eating local food is one component of ensuring a healthier lifestyle and benefiting the local community, said Dr. Hooman Shabatian, a bariatric surgeon from LAP-BAND VIP. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 The local food...

2012-07-20 23:03:15

Grand opening festivities begin at 7 am on August 1st. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 20, 2012 Rapidly growing natural and organic foods retailer Sprouts Farmers Market will open its second San Jose location on Wednesday, August 1, at 1130 Branham Lane at the Almaden Expressway. Sprouts, which recently merged with Sunflower Farmers Market, will open the Branham store under the Sunflower name at first, as the merger took place after the signage was created and permits were obtained. By the end of...


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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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