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2014-07-14 23:02:28

HOPE Foods is recognized for creative innovation and great taste. This month, Hope was named a Colorado Company to Watch and a HOPE Foods product has been recognized as a “Best Bite” by Delicious Living magazine. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 HOPE Foods is recognized for creative innovation and great taste. This month, the ever growing natural foods company has received two awards. 1. Hope was named a Colorado Company to Watch, which evaluates the innovation and business practices...

2014-07-14 16:24:09

DUBLIN, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Health and Wellness Food Market - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 In recent years, there has been a drastic rise in health issues such as diabetes, allergies, and obesity worldwide. People are therefore becoming more health-conscious and are trying to follow a healthy diet to prevent or reduce the...

2014-07-14 16:23:37

Tyler Florence Returns As Host in Season Premiere on Sunday, August 17th at 9pm ET/PT NEW YORK, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great Food Truck Race is back for a fifth season this summer, with a brand-new cast of food truck hopefuls on a high-stakes culinary road trip with a new route from sunny Southern California to the beaches of Key West, Fla. These contenders are not current food truck operators - they are eight teams of rookies who have food skills, fresh concepts, an...

2014-07-14 12:28:12

America's Peanut Farmers Honor Those Who Give Feeding Organizations a Boost ATLANTA, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With school out for summer, many American families will face the challenge of making sure their children don't go hungry. In addition, food banks often deal with a shortage of donations during the warmer months. To help highlight these issues and encourage giving, the National Peanut Board has launched Fuel for Food Banks. The program honors leaders of community hunger...

2014-07-14 12:27:38

Minister Ambrose launches consultations and asks Canadians for feedback on new labels EDMONTON, July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, launched a series of online public consultations on proposed changes that will improve the way nutrition information is presented on labels. The proposed changes are to the format of the Nutrition Facts table, the list of ingredients, the list of nutrients that must appear in the table, and to the Daily...

2014-07-14 12:23:20

The speech focused on CNH Industrial's responsibility to act as a global steward in fostering and supporting local agriculture. The Company demonstrated its commitment to sustainable solutions for a growing world as well as agricultural and biological engineers through various activities at the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Annual Meeting, including a dedicated stand. ASABE recently recognized CNH Industrial's brands as having developed nine of the top 50...

2014-07-12 23:02:16

This new super enzyme DZ10 will help people to digest food faster and absorb even more nutrients from the foods they eat.The company has recently launched an indiegogo campaign to raise funds for the project. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 For those who are unfamiliar with enzymes, they are the reason why are bodies can readily absorb the nutrients in food. The enzymes literally break up the vitamins and minerals into tiny particles that are small enough to be absorbed by human...

2014-07-12 12:20:11

DALLAS, July 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GMO stands for genetically modified organism and the Global Non-GMO Food Market 2014-2018 research report, available with SandlerResearch.org, forecasts the industry to grow at a CAGR of 15.92 percent over the period of 2013-2018. Complete report spread across 50 pages is available at http://www.sandlerresearch.org/global-non-gmo-food-market-2014-2018.html . For non-GMO food products, scientists remove one or more genes from the DNA...

organic food
2014-07-12 05:26:43

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 pesticide-related residue. Lead investigator Carlo Leifert, a professor at the Newcastle University School of Agriculture in the UK, and an international team of colleagues examined 343 peer-reviewed publications that compared the nutritional quality...

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...


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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