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Organic Crops Found To Contain More Nutrients Less Pesticide

Organic Crops Found To Contain More Nutrients, Less Pesticide Residue

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An in-depth comparison of the nutritional quality and safety of food production methods has revealed that organic crops contain more antioxidants, as well as fewer and less frequent...

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2014-07-11 16:22:48

PATTERSON, N.Y., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Putnam County Wine & Food Fest is proud to announce the lineup for its 4(th) annual event. This two-day festival will be held on August 2 and 3, 2014, at the Grounds of the Patterson Flea Market (3161 Route 22, Patterson, NY). The Fest will highlight Putnam's most renowned wine producers, feature world-class culinary professionals, food, arts and crafts, fresh produce, local and international artists and even a flea market. The...

2014-07-11 08:23:17

The mission of this epic night of entertainment is to collect 5,000 pounds of food. SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the success of last year's Christmas Party having collected 58 lbs. of food while donating 870 meals to the San Diego Food Bank, Outdoor Movie Night For Hunger(TM) Founder Nate Robinson, a local Realtor who prides himself on caring for the community, has set a goal of epic proportions. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140710/126159 Photo -...

2014-07-10 23:08:45

National Association of Professional Women Local Chapters Worked Together to Help Feed the Hungry by Participating in Hunger Awareness Initiatives Around the Country Garden City, NY (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Whether they brought in one can of food or a bag full of groceries, volunteered at a local food bank or listened to someone from their community speak about what it’s like to be hungry, NAPW Local Chapter members and guests took action this June in recognition of National Hunger...

2014-07-10 23:05:42

Record breaking donations bring in 170 tons of non-perishable food for Coloradans who are food insecure. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Arc Thrift Stores, Denver 7, and Volunteers of America have a good deal to celebrate with the closing of their 14th annual “Feed Colorado” event. The food drive raised over 170 tons of edibles, topping their previous record set last year of 150 tons. “This unbelievable amount of food will last the Volunteers of America an entire year,” said Jim...

2014-07-10 16:23:26

MINNEAPOLIS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Catersource Magazine, the nation's leading source of catering-specific education, has once again partnered with the International Caterers Association to present the Art of Catering Food conference in Atlanta, GA, August 4 to 6, 2014 at the Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart. This intimate catering-focused program centers exclusively on enhancing the culinary abilities of caterers and will feature nationally renowned chefs like Top Chef...

2014-07-10 12:31:02

Chris Tisi Named CEO DALLAS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kainos Capital, a firm specializing in acquiring and managing food and consumer brands, today announced that it has acquired the Slim-Fast brand from Unilever. Unilever will retain a minority stake in the business. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Slim-Fast is a branded weight loss and meal replacement business that markets ready-to-drink shakes, powders, bars and snacks to retail customers throughout North...

2014-07-10 12:27:36

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Metal Cans Market for Foods (Fruits, Vegetables, Soups and Others), Beverages (CSD, Alcoholic Beverages, New Drinks, Fruit and Vegetable Juices) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 -...

2014-07-10 12:23:14

DALLAS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New market research report "Cellulose Ethers Market by Derivative (Methyl, Ethyl, Hydroxyethyl, Hydroxypropyl & Carboxymethyl Cellulose), by Application (Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Construction, Food & Beverages, Surface Coatings & Paints) & by Region - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the cellulose ethers market with an analysis and forecast of the market size by volume...

2014-07-10 08:30:27

Organization is searching to find standout farmers and ranchers to represent their industry to the world through Faces of Farming & Ranching program CHESTERFIELD, Mo., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to today's agriculture, the pictures and perceptions of farmers and ranchers often do not match reality. There are many examples of great farmers and ranchers all over the country doing wonderful things to bring food to the table for those around the world. But few of those...

2014-07-10 04:21:19

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to increasing consumer demand and proposed government legislation for lower levels of sodium, sugar and fat in food and drink, Food ingredients, the world's leading organiser of business networking and professional development events for the F&B industry, has put together a technical conference series focusing on the latest developments around sodium, sugar and fat reformulation. Following Nestle's pledge to further...


Latest food Reference Libraries

Silvery Lutang, Trachypithecus cristatus
2014-04-11 10:45:42

The silvery lutang (Trachypithecus cristatus), also known as the silvery langur or the silvered leaf monkey, is a species of Old World monkey that can be found Sumatra, Borneo, and Peninsular Malaysia. It prefers to reside in mangrove, riverine, and coastal forests. This species holds two recognized subspecies known as Trachypithecus cristatus selangorensis and Trachypithecus cristatus cristatus. The silvery lutang varies in size depending upon the sex, with males reaching an average body...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

Kodiak Bear, Ursus arctos middendorffi
2013-06-07 13:18:33

The Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos middendorffi), also known as the American brown bear, the Kodiak brown bear, or the Alaskan grizzly bear, is a subspecies of the brown bear. It can be found in southwestern Alaska, on the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. Most coastal bears that occur in Alaska are called Kodiak bears, but the true Kodiak bear only inhabits the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. The Kodiak bear was first described as a distinct species by the taxonomist C.H. Merriam. Merriam...

Grizzly Bear, Ursus arctos horribilis
2013-06-03 13:23:12

The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), also known as the grizzly, the North American brown bear, or the silvertip bear, is one of many subspecies of the brown bear. It is typically found in upland areas of western North America. Its range once extended from Canada to Mexico and even into the western shores of the Hudson Bay in the east. Its range has been reduced to many areas of Canada, Alaska, and northwestern areas of the United States including Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and...

Mediterranean feather star, Antedon mediterranea
2013-05-18 06:26:42

The Mediterranean feather star is a filter feeder that obtains food by straining suspended matter and food particles from water. The star has a stalk that has up to forty tendrils, (threadlike organs) which help the star cling to hard surfaces. The “body” of the star is called a calyx and is shaped like a small cup. This calyx is surrounded by feathery pinnules bearing arms. These arms are quite unique in the fact that they can regenerate if one should get broken off; these arms extend to...

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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.