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2014-09-10 08:33:31

The Global Leader in Non-Dormant Alfalfa and the Leading Argentine Ag-Biotech Join Forces to Enter a Fully Integrated Alfalfa Seed Joint Venture with R&D and Marketing Capabilities FIVE POINTS, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&W Seed Company (Nasdaq: SANW), a leading U.S.-based alfalfa seed producer, and Bioceres S.A., a leading agricultural biotechnology company owned by one of the largest groups of farmers in Latin America, today announced they will create a Joint...

2014-09-10 08:30:39

RAP(TM) Protein Gummies provide lighter alternative to protein bars, shakes CHICAGO, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 60 percent of Americans(1) are looking to increase their protein intake, however, many don't enjoy the taste of traditional bars or shakes. Now, adults have a fun and convenient new way to get the protein they are seeking - launching today nationwide, RAP(TM) Protein Gummies are the first protein gummy snack to hit the market....

2014-09-10 08:28:28

Giada De Laurentiis opens her first restaurant at the Cromwell in Las Vegas NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- LAS VEGAS (June 2014) - Italian food lovers can rejoice: Emmy-Award winning celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis has opened her first-ever restaurant, GIADA inside The Cromwell. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140909/144783 This charming Las Vegas restaurant welcomes diners with warm colors, comfortable furniture and natural lighting thanks to the...

2014-09-10 08:26:42

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American food retailers seeking to scare up increased sales of candy products during autumn are likely in for a sweet surprise. Last year, sales of seasonal Halloween chocolate candy reached $217 million, up 12%. Such growth outperformed purchases of similar seasonal chocolate products during Christmas and was on par with percentage gains experienced for Valentine's Day. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132630...

too much sodium
2014-09-10 06:52:50

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new issue of their Vital Signs report aimed at offering recent data and calls to action on important health issues. The biggest headline this month is a troubling report that approximately 9 out of 10 US children aged 6–18 eat more sodium than recommended. This increased intake puts the children at risk for high blood pressure and heart disease later in life....

2014-09-10 00:21:04

BACARDI rum pushes music festival boundaries to create epic music adventure CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three superstar artists, three genres, three action-packed nights; one untameable experience. BACARDI® rum today unleashes BACARDI Triangle, an event that will see 1,862 invited guests and competition winners take on one of the world's most mysterious forces of nature in a three-day, music travel adventure, Halloween weekend - October 30 to November 2,...

2014-09-09 23:15:17

Over the last year West Sound Academy middle school students have been learning the ins and outs of business ownership with the intention of conducting the first Lemon-Aid Day event in the North Kitsap region on September 21, 2014. Poulsbo, Washington (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 West Sound Academy (WSA), an Independent International Baccalaureate World School, located in Poulsbo, Washington and students at the middle school have been preparing for several months for Lemon-Aid Day by...

2014-09-09 23:13:54

On August 29, 4C Foods Corp. announced the recall of 308 cases of “4C Grated Cheese HomeStyle Parmesan” 6-oz. glass jars due to possible contamination with Salmonella. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Grated Cheese...

2014-09-09 23:11:51

Regular hot chocolate contains only 5% as much caffeine as coffee according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's food information website. COGO's caffeine content is comparable to coffee creating new refreshment opportunities for the fans of caffeine. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 People who enjoy caffeine's refreshing qualities now have a hot chocolate alternative to help them get their day started and keep it running. This will be good news for people who have...

2014-09-09 23:10:33

L.D. Davis, the largest protein adhesive manufacturer in the U.S., introduces new adhesive formulas including ground hard cap gelatin that cost less to produce, but maintain the high quality and performance L.D. Davis adhesives are known for around the world. The new formulas are available to all customers and the savings will be passed directly to those that choose to use them. Jenkintown, PA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The number one customer request L.D. Davis receives is how to lower...


Latest Food and drink Reference Libraries

Iberian Pig
2014-08-13 11:40:37

The Iberian pig, also known as the black Iberian pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated on the Iberian Peninsula in areas including Spain and Portugal. It is thought that this breed can be traced back to the Neolithic era, when animal domestication first began, but the most accepted theory pertaining to the origin of this breed states that domesticated pigs were brought over by the Phoenicians and allowed to breed with wild boars, producing what is thought to be the ancestors of the...

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...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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