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Chocolate Milk Ban In The School Lunch Rooms Backfires

Chocolate Milk Ban In The School Lunch Rooms Backfires

[ Watch the Video: Banning Chocolate Milk Has Surprising Consequences ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Citing insufficient nutritional value, some schools have banned chocolate milk from their lunch programs and offered...

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2014-04-18 12:23:42

ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Egg farmers across the country are helping in the fight against hunger by donating nearly half a million fresh eggs to food assistance organizations coast-to-coast during the month of April. According to Feeding America, one in six Americans is faced with hunger and can't afford to buy groceries. Members of the United Egg Producers (UEP) are contributing to food banks all across America to ease the struggle of putting food on the table...

2014-04-18 08:22:33

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "American Big Sugar is the sole beneficiary of the only U.S. agriculture program that has not been reformed in modern times, a program that cost taxpayers $259 million in subsidies that went into Sugar's pockets over last year alone. In these circumstances it is irresponsible for them to assert that unfair foreign competition has depressed U.S. sugar prices at a time when imports declined and domestic production surged." The Corn...

2014-04-18 08:20:57

ALBANY, New York, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research "Melamine Formaldehyde Market for Tableware, Laminates, Adhesives, Paints & Coatings, Sanitary Ware, Electricals & Household Appliances and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019", the global demand for the melamine formaldehyde was valued at USD 13.45 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach...

2014-04-17 23:13:33

Simply Eight® LLC announced today all four of their products – two chewy granola bars and two cookies - have now received the Non-GMO Project Verified Seal. Kalamazoo, Michigan (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Simply Eight®, a Michigan-based company dedicated to simple foods, is pleased to announce that they have received the official Non-GMO Project Verified seal on their remaining three food products - Real Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies, Real Chocolate Chip Chewy Granola Bars...

2014-04-17 23:10:40

Pata Negra hosts tasting demos of its authentic Spanish style chorizo at popular Fairway Market locations in and around New York City Gloversville, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Pata Negra LLC, a specialty sausage maker from Spain, adds a new White Chorizo to its line of specialty pork sausages, called Imperial. Produced out of their state of the art facility in upstate New York, Imperial’s White Chorizo, also referred to as Vela Blanco, is crafted true to ancient Spanish recipes, recipes...

2014-04-17 23:09:51

GrillGrate today released a series of grilling tips to grill fish without the traditional challenges of the fish sticking and falling apart on the grill. In addition to using GrillGrates, the tips cover ways to skewer, spice and sauce fish as well as prepping the grill for best results. Cartersville, GA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 For most people, grilling fish is not easy. Consumers can find a myriad of grill gadgets on the market designed to make it easier to grill fish, because grilling...

2014-04-17 23:09:18

Wohl Associates of Bohemia, NY, a dealer in high quality used processing and packaging machinery, has recently taken delivery of two used IMA pasta machines. (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Wohl Associates of Bohemia, NY, a dealer in high quality used processing and packaging machinery, has recently taken delivery of two used IMA pasta machines. These include an 8-up tortellini machine and a 19-5/8” (500 mm) width combined pasta mixer and sheeter. Constructed from food-grade stainless steel, the...

2014-04-17 23:08:20

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Nutraceuticals markets. Global market for Nutraceuticals is forecast to reach US$311.8 billion by 2020, driven by growing adoption of preventive healthcare measures among the aging population. San Jose, California (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – The modern trend of combining science with nutrition has set into motion the evolution of a new market segment in the traditional healthcare industry termed as...

2014-04-17 23:04:47

Unlike conventional supermarkets, Whole Foods Market and Trader Joe’s are destinations: places consumers seek out and travel to over long distances. The two chains’ retail strengths echo similar market strategies as they seek to capitalize on growing consumer interest in natural and organic products, according to companion Packaged Facts reports focused on retailing in the natural and organic food and beverage market segment. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Unlike conventional...

2014-04-17 23:04:31

Tests Conducted by Leading Food Certifier SCS Global Services Confirm Antioxidant Levels Carpinteria, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Hollandia Produce, LPs’ Live Gourmet brand Living Upland Cress and Grower Pete’s Organic brand Living Watercress have been certified as Antioxidant-rich Superfoods based on a laboratory analysis of their antioxidants levels, especially lutein. Bags of Living Upland Cress and Living Watercress will now feature the Antioxidant Superfood certification label from...


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Orang Pendek
2014-02-15 11:08:00

The Orang Pendek is an ape-like cryptid claimed to inhabit the mountain forests of Sumatra. It has been seen and documented by local tribes, villagers, scientists and travelers for over 100 years. Although sightings have been throughout Sumatra, recent reports occur within the borders of the Kerinci Seblat National Park in Central Sumatra. The park is just south of the equator in the Bukit Barisan mountain range featuring remote rainforests. There are no photographs of the Orang Pendek,...

Custurd Apple,  Annona squamosa
2014-02-15 09:31:56

Annona squamosa is a large shrub/small tree speices. The plant belongs to the Annonaceae family. A. squamosa is one of the most widely cultivated plants in the family. Annona squamosa plants may grow anywhere from 9 to 26 feet tall, its tree or shrub classification is dependent on the plants size in height. It has many branches that may be broad, open crown or spreading. The species produces an edible fruit that may be referred to as “sugar apple”. The plant is relatively easy to...

Black Pepper, Piper nigrum
2014-02-15 08:34:58

Piper nigrum is a flowering vine species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Black Pepper. The species belongs to the Piperaceae family. It is indigenous to south India; however the plant is widely cultivated worldwide. The fruit, often referred to as its drupe, is sought after and dried. The spice or seasoning is used as the common, table black pepper. To date, Vietnam produces the largest amount of pepper, exporting 34% of the entire world’s pepper supply. P. nigrum may be...

Boldo, Peumus boldus
2014-02-15 08:05:25

Peumus boldus is a tree in the Monimiaceae family. It is the only species in the genus Peumus. It is commonly referred to as Boldo. P. boldus has green leaves with a strong woody and slightly bitter flavor. They are used in Latin America for culinary purposes. Although not widely known, the species’ small green fruits are nutritious and apparently have a pleasant flavor. Its flavor comes primarily from the chemical ascaridole. In some areas, P. boldus is mixed with yerba mate or other...

Chameleon Plant, Houttuynia cordata
2014-02-14 10:34:28

Houttuynia cordata is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Lizard Tail, Chameleon Plant, Heartleaf, Fishwort and Bishop’s Weed. H. cordata is only one of two species in its genus and it belongs to the Saururaceae family. The species is indigenous to Japan, Korea, southern China and southwest Asia. Often the plant grows in moist, soils and may even be submerged in water. It prefers partial to full sunlight. Houttuynia cordata plants commonly grow...

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