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2014-09-04 12:23:05

Policymakers and Nutrition Experts Address Florida's Critical Food Access and Nutrition Challenges TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today hosted its second annual Florida Hunger-Relief Forum in Bradenton at Renaissance on 9(th), bringing together local, state and national policymakers and nutrition experts to help drive advocacy and action on hunger and nutrition issues. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060331/MOSAICLOGO Keynote speaker...

2014-09-04 08:33:10

DALLAS, September 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Food Packaging Market by Material (Paper & Board, Plastic, Glass, Metal), Type (Rigid, Semi-Rigid, Flexible), Application (Dairy, Bakery, Confectionery, Convenience Foods, Fruits, Vegetables, Meat, Sauces, Dressings) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the Food Packaging Market on the basis of various materials, types, applications, and regions, with analyses and projections of the market size...

2014-09-04 08:30:23

New design offers fresh look and user-friendly tools for health professionals and government audiences PITTSBURGH, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Canned Food Alliance (CFA) launched its newly redesigned website, www.mealtime.org, to better serve health and nutrition industry professionals and government, while also providing a path for consumers. The new website, designed by Response Labs LLC, is the result of a shift in marketing and communications strategies. "Educating...

2014-09-04 08:23:03

- Company's Scientific Advisory Board Will Comprise a Diverse Range of Experts with an Emphasis on Nicotinamide Riboside - IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChromaDex Corp. (OTCQB: CDXC), an innovative natural products company that provides proprietary ingredients and science-based solutions to the dietary supplement, food and beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries, announced today it has appointed three highly respected scientists and researchers to the...

2014-09-04 08:21:05

RGF Environmental Group's PHI Treatment Responds to Challenge RIVIERA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reducing spoilage, improving food chain cycles and lengthening shelf life of food products is an ongoing challenge for processors and packagers always on the lookout for specialized technological developments to retard or remove pathogens that lead to microbial contamination and product waste. A study conducted by the U.S. Economic Research Services Division (2010)...

spinach extract
2014-09-04 08:09:09

Charlotte Erlanson-Albertsson, Lund University A spinach extract containing green leaf membranes called thylakoids decreases hedonic hunger with up to 95% - and increases weight loss with 43%. This has been shown in a recently published long-term human study at Lund University in Sweden. [ Watch the Video: Spinach Extract Curbs Appetite, Sugar Cravings ] Hedonic hunger is another term for the cravings many people experience for unhealthy foods such as sweets or fast food, a common...

2014-09-03 23:04:55

The North America Food & Beverage Hydrocolloids Market report defines and segments the food & beverage hydrocolloids market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue- http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-food-beverage-hydrocolloids-6485318408.html (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 The North America Food & beverage Beverage hydrocolloids Hydrocolloids market report defines and segments the food & beverage hydrocolloids market in North America with...

2014-09-03 23:00:30

The Market report for Food and Beverage Metal cans stores a detailed information on Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast for the years 2013 - 2019."http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/food-cans-market-251.html" (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The report “Food & Beverage Metal Cans Market by Application [Beverages (Alcoholic, CSD, Sports & Energy Drinks, Others), Food (Fruit & Vegetable, Convenience Food, Pet Food, Meat &...

2014-09-03 16:26:57

LONDON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Consumer Attitudes and Online Retail Dynamics in the US, 2013-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2275843/-Consumer-Attitudes-and-Online-Retail-Dynamics-in-the-US-2013-2018.html Summary"Consumer Attitudes and Online Retail Dynamics in the US, 2013-2018" is the result of Conlumino's extensive market research covering the online retail industry in the US. It provides the magnitude,...

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...


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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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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