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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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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