Quantcast

Latest Food and drink Stories

2015-04-24 12:28:09

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House and Senate Committees this week approved bills that will help to strengthen investments and promote future agriculture development

2015-04-24 12:26:41

Garrett Popcorn Shops® to Donate 10 Percent of all In-Shop and Online Tin Sales to the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago CHICAGO, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Give a gift with meaning this

2015-04-24 12:24:43

Global Asset Manager To Host Exclusive Client Events Across the Country With Leaders Who Bring Firm's Investment Philosophy to Life NEW YORK, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OppenheimerFunds

robobarista
2015-04-24 11:40:57

This robot barista can make a mean cup of coffee, and even a latte. But can it make a grande, iced, sugar-free, vanilla latte with soy milk?

2015-04-24 00:22:49

Drink.Move.BeStrong recognised as a leading regional Corporate Social Responsibility programme SINGAPORE, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FrieslandCampina, one

2015-04-23 23:02:34

Planet Smoothie launches new smoothie line with trending ingredients including passion fruit, tart cherry juice and chia seeds. (PRWEB) April 23, 2015

2015-04-23 16:26:29

LONDON, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Food preservatives are ingredients which are added to the end food product to extend its shelf life and to prevent food spoilage due to microbial growth.

2015-04-23 16:26:25

LONDON, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Organic personal care products are manufactured from natural ingredients of plant extracted under eco-friendly conditions.

2015-04-23 12:27:46

GREER, S.C., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting May 1, 2015 and continuing through June 30, 2015, Thursday Family Nights at Ryan's(®),

2015-04-23 00:20:41

Heinz Family Foundation Announces $1.25 Million in Awards for Humanitarian Spirit, Profound Global Impact PITTSBURGH, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Heinz Family Foundation


Latest Food and drink Reference Libraries

Lacaune
2014-10-14 11:06:32

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...

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...

More Articles (54 articles) »
Word of the Day
coruscant
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.
Related