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2008-10-02 12:05:23

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite extensive efforts by America's veterinarians to convince the US Congress, the US Department of Agriculture, and the Food and Drug Administration to provide long-term funding, a critical food safety resource is permanently shutting down, leaving in the lurch information essential to protecting America's food supply. The Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank (FARAD) -- used by veterinarians, livestock producers, and state and federal regulatory and...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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