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Crabs are tickly! This crab spends hours tickling a mussel to gain access to a mate. That's dedication.
HARBIN, China, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yew Bio-Pharm Group, Inc.
If you’re looking for a midday pick-me-up to get back on track and regain focus on the task at hand, you might want to grab a piece of dark chocolate (or five).
Non-GMO, low-calorie sweetener line designed for beverages, sauces and baked goods. PORTLAND, Oregon (PRWEB) May 08, 2015 Steviva Ingredients, a global
Vinegar complements a wide variety of foods, and Mussini makes some of the best Italian imported vinegar on the market.
The GFCP and CCA are proud to announce that Sarafina Fine Foods have been certified in the Gluten-Free Certification Program. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) May 08, 2015
Celiac Awareness Month this May informs us that those people afflicted with the autoimmune disorder known as celiac disease are at twice the risk of also developing heart disease.
WASHINGTON, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bread for the World applauds the introduction of the Global Food Security Act of 2015, S. 1252, last night in the Senate.
DENVER, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- From soup to strata and everything in between, creative cooking with your kids just got easier! The United States Potato Board (USPB) and The Kids Cook Monday
DUBLIN, May 08, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wjwckb/asia_pacific)
The Lacaune is a breed of domestic sheep that originated from the Lacaune region near southern France, from which it was named. Although it is now used for milk production, it once only produced 18.4 gallons during the human milking period each year. The French government established a strict selective breeding program that included rigorous breeding and meticulous record keeping, as well as increased knowledge about the care of the breed and cooperation of farmers across the area. This...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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