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2014-09-03 16:25:47

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Logistics, the only publication dedicated exclusively to global supply chain solutions for the food and beverage industry, last week announced those companies chosen for its 2014 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list. Earning a spot on the list is GENCO, a leading North American third-party logistics provider. GENCO provides product lifecycle logistics(®) solutions to approximately 60 manufacturers in the consumer packaged goods and...

2014-09-03 12:33:05

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its annual report, Household Food Security in the United States 2013. The report reveals that 14.3 percent of U.S. households were food-insecure in 2013. This number is a slight decline since 2011 but remains well above the rates of food insecurity recorded before the recession. "Our elected officials need to make ending hunger a national priority," said Rev. David...

2014-09-03 12:32:56

Feeding America Responds To New Report CHICAGO, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Department of Agriculture reported today that 14 percent of American households remain food insecure - meaning 1 in 7 households in the United States had difficulty at some time during the year in providing enough food for all their members. The report reinforces the significant challenges millions of American families continue to face in the wake of the recession. Household...

2014-09-02 23:04:22

The Europe Food & Beverage Stabilizer System Market report defines and segments the stabilizer system market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-food-beverage-stabilizers-systems-5081122552.html (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 The Europe Food & Beverage Stabilizer System Market report defines and segments the stabilizer system market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The food & beverage stabilizer...

2014-09-02 16:24:41

CHICAGO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FoodMinds, a food and nutrition consulting and communications agency, is on track for its third year of double-digit growth according to current projections. The agency is exceeding budget expectations with existing and new clients as it enters the last four months of 2014, and is also growing its team. FoodMinds is adding new communications, science, and public affairs experts, as well as promoting several of its current team members, to meet...

2014-09-02 08:25:18

WASHINGTON, NEW YORK and LONDON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As a leading provider of market research solutions, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce the addition of new content to its Packaged Facts Food and Beverage Knowledge Center. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132627 The Food and Beverage Knowledge Center provides unlimited access to food and beverage market research content on an easy-to-use platform. This solution offers users an entire library of reports from...

television mindless eating
2014-09-02 05:43:00

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Watching too much television has long been associated with obesity, but new research published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests that what you watch might be every bit as important as how much you watch when it comes to packing on the pounds. As part of the study, researchers at the Cornell Food and Brand Lab recruited 94 participants and had them watch 20 minutes of television programming while snacking on M&Ms, cookies,...

2014-09-01 23:01:26

The North America Food & Beverage Stabilizer System Market report defines and segments the stabilizer system market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-food-beverage-stabilizers-systems-3123265196.html (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 The North America Food & Beverage Stabilizer System Market report defines and segments the stabilizer system market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue....

2014-08-31 23:05:16

NutriGold has launched a product samples page on its website for consumers interested in trying their supplements. Choose Men's or Women's whole-food multivitamins made from organic fruits and vegetables. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 To make it easy for new customers looking for a nutritional supplement brand they can trust, NutriGold is shipping complimentary samples of its wholefood supplements to consumers. A form has been set up to make taking advantage of this offer...

2014-08-31 23:02:19

Betaine market research report provides complete analysis of key companies and a chronology of developments with respect to new products/technologies and their applications.http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/betaine-market-58719637.html (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 The report "Betaine Market by Types (Natural and Synthetic), Applications [Food (Dietary Supplements and Others), Feed, Industrial (Cosmetics, Detergents, and Others)] & Geography - Global Trends &...


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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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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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