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2014-10-28 08:35:49

COVENTRY, R.I., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While the number of Food Bloggers has exploded over the last 3 years, the ability for these bloggers to make money from their passion has remained stagnant. Today Perfect Supplements, LLC announces a new affiliate program that will pay food and health bloggers at four times the industry average. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141027/154635LOGO In the natural food industry, the average affiliate program pays out at 6%. The...

2014-10-28 08:29:49

Scientific Conference Proceedings Published in Special Supplement to Nutrition Today SPARKS, Md., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spices and herbs can play a significant role in improving America's health by helping to reduce sodium, calorie and fat intake while making healthy eating more appealing, conclude the authors of a scientific supplement published this month in the peer-reviewed journal Nutrition Today. The publication, entitled Spices and Herbs: Improving Public Health Through...

2014-10-28 08:24:30

Sterling-Rice Group reveals cutting-edge culinary trends for the year ahead BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterling-Rice Group (SRG) has identified its top ten culinary trends that will stand out on restaurant menus, expand onto grocery shelves, and attract consumer attention across the U.S. in 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141027/154596 Next year, consumers' food preferences will be driven by a continued interest in global cuisines, balanced nutrition, community...

2014-10-27 16:29:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today released the following statement in response to a new food rating scheme called Food Scores launched by the Environmental Working Group (EWG): "The Environmental Working Group's food ratings are severely flawed and will only provide consumers with misinformation about the food and beverage products they trust and enjoy. "The methodology employed by EWG to develop their new food ratings is...

2014-10-27 12:34:01

LONDON, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coffee chain giants Starbucks and Costa Coffee are leading the way when it comes to engaging with UK social media users, according to the latest Food and Beverage Social Media Benchmark from eDigitalResearch [http://www.edigitalresearch.com ]. Measuring the number of 'likes' on UK based social media pages the coffee giants come out on top, each attracting over one million followers and moving them up to the top of the league...

2014-10-27 12:26:06

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just over a third of Canadians either regularly purchase certified organic foods and beverages or seek out "all-natural" foods and beverages, according to survey data published by market research firm Packaged Facts. The Canadian organic and natural foods and beverages market managed an impressive compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 9% between 2009 and 2013, well above the annual growth rate of 3% seen for all retail food...

2014-10-27 08:30:28

The first annual Good Food Org Guide identifies and celebrates more than four hundred U.S.-based groups including five from every State who are cultivating a better food system NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The James Beard Foundation (www.jamesbeard.org) and Food Tank (www.FoodTank.com), along with a prestigious advisory group of food system experts, developed the first annual "Good Food Org Guide." This definitive Guide highlights nonprofit organizations that...

2014-10-27 08:29:13

DALLAS, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds 2014 Market Research Report on Global Soy Protein Isolate Industry of 132 pages to the food and beverages category of its online business research reports and intelligence library. This is a professional and in-depth research report on the global soy protein isolate industry. Complete report is available for purchase at...

2014-10-26 23:02:21

Skinnylicious Cooking reviews have been popping up everywhere since Flavia Del Monte released her latest digital cookbook and to help determine what’s the real deal on this new cooking program Trustworthyfitness.com will look into this new healthy cookbook which features over 150 healthy recipes and claims to help women lose weight. Columbus, Georgia (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 A full Skinnylicious Cooking review will be conducted to look at claims from the author of the cookbook, Flavia...

2014-10-26 16:20:22

- ICL's Performance Products segment to divest its Germany-based APW business as part of ICL's strategy to focus on its core businesses in agriculture, food and engineered materials - TOKYO and TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurita Water Industries Ltd. ("Kurita" (TSE: 6370), Japan's leading water treatment company in the industrial field, engaged in the provision of water treatment chemicals, water treatment facilities and maintenance services, and ICL (NYSE and...


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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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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