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2014-09-09 08:22:58

Webinar to discuss use of biochemical technology to increase nutrient use efficiency and grower ROI; guest speaker Dr. Fred Below of University of Illinois will address ways to meet crop nutrient needs FRISCO, Texas, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Agricen, a Loveland Products Company delivering biochemical-based solutions for efficient and sustainable plant nutrition, today announced that the company will host a new webinar for growers, "What Your Dry Fertilizer Doesn't Want You to Know," with...

Brown tide stunts oyster growth
2014-09-08 02:00:19

Kim Martineau, Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Close-Up Look at Genome May Lead to New Ways to Combat Harmful Blooms The sea-grass beds of Long Island’s Great South Bay once teemed with shellfish. Clams, scallops and oysters filtered nutrients from the water and flushed money through the local economy. But three decades after the algae that cause brown tides first appeared here, much of the sea grass and the bounty it used to provide is gone. Spring on eastern...

2014-09-07 23:00:45

The Asia-Pacific Agricultural Micronutrients Market report defines and segments the agricultural micronutrients market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-agricultural-micronutrients-6278283086.html (PRWEB) September 07, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Agricultural Micronutrients Market report defines and segments the agricultural micronutrients market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. The...

2014-09-05 12:21:19

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP, CHSCO, CHSCN), the nation's leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global agriculture and energy business, announced today it will proceed with construction of a fertilizer manufacturing plant at Spiritwood, N.D. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140905/143421 The CHS Board of Directors approved final plans for the approximately $3 billion project at its September meeting. Groundbreaking will take place...

2014-09-03 23:14:30

The golf course being built in Brazil for the 2016 Olympics is becoming more sustainable and efficient with the help of Turf Feeding Systems. TFS will assist to reduce water, fertilizer, chemicals, labor and energy on the golf green. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 For the first time in over 100 years, The 2016 Rio Olympics will include golf as a competitive sport. With help from Turf Feeding Systems, a Texas Fergitation company, the golf course under construction will be one...

organic food
2014-08-29 07:09:25

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Our society seems fraught with fraud. There are fraudulent products, fraudulent services, fraudulent identities and now fraudulent food. The organic food market is growing, with consumers quite willing to pay more for fruits, vegetables and more that are labeled "organic." But are the food products they are being sold truly organic? A new study from the Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority, published in the Journal of...

2014-08-21 20:20:54

NORTHVILLE, Mich., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Officer now leads Algal Scientific's sales and marketing efforts toward the use of Algamune(TM) beta-1,3-glucan for livestock animal immune health support and the reduction in the use of antibiotics. As an accomplished agribusiness executive and Tippie Business School (U. of Iowa) MBA, he brings a diverse background in animal agriculture, strategic planning, product and business development and management. His BS and MS...

2014-08-21 12:31:43

DUBLIN, Ireland, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k4j7jl/global_seaweed) has announced the addition of the "Global Seaweed Fertilizer Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k4j7jl/global_seaweed ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global Seaweed Fertilizer Industry Report 2014 is a professional and...

2014-08-19 12:23:30

PULLMAN, Wash., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Livestock manure is a nutrient-packed resource that should not be categorized, classified or regulated in the same way as human waste, according to Pius Ndegwa, Ph.D, WSU Biological Systems Engineering School Associate Professor and livestock manure specialist. He explains that the main difference between human waste and livestock manure is that human waste contains pathogenic organisms and heavy metals such as arsenic, cadmium, chromium,...

2014-08-15 23:03:58

Transparency Market Research includes new market research report "Global Phosphorus Ore Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its huge collection of research reports. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Minerals containing phosphorus or phosphorus compounds in high quantity are classified as phosphorous ore. Phosphorus content in the ore differs on the basis of various factors such as geological conditions, processing behavior, etc. Phosphorus...


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2005-05-25 19:15:16

In chemistry, a phosphate is a polyatomic ion or radical consisting of one phosphorus atom and four oxygen. In the ionic form, it carries a -3 formal charge, and is denoted PO43-. In a biochemical setting, a free phosphate ion in solution is called inorganic phosphate, to distinguish it from phosphates bound in the form of ATP, or perhaps in DNA or RNA. Inorganic phosphate is generally denoted Pi. Inorganic phosphate can be formed by the reactions of ATP, or ADP, with the formation of the...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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