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2014-09-09 23:02:28

Topical market research report “Baby Food Eastern Europe 2014” drawn up by ERC is now available at MarketPublishers.com. (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Sales of baby food in the Czech Republic were estimated at CZK 2.8 billion (USD 143 million) in 2013. In the same year, the value of the baby food market in Poland reached the PNZL 1.22 billion (USD 387 million) mark, an upsurge of just under 37%; whilst the total baby food consumption volume stood at 40,819 tonnes. The Slovakian market...

2014-09-09 23:02:27

Topical report “What’s Next - Getting Started with Social Commerce in the US: What Marketers Need to Know?” drawn up by Socientel360 is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The choice of content across the Internet has never been more influencing and apparent. The number of users is on the rise and the content itself is evolving on a constant basis. This evolution has brought a host of opportunities, with social commerce being no exception....

2014-09-09 16:25:48

More than 40 percent of sodium comes from 10 common types of food ATLANTA, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 90 percent of U.S. children, aged 6-18 years, eat more sodium than recommended, putting them at risk for developing high blood pressure and heart disease later in life, according to a new CDC Vital Signs report. This report provides the most recent data detailing how much sodium school-age children eat and where it comes from. Using data from CDC's 2009-2010 National...

2014-09-09 12:28:13

Featuring the First Ever Truly Savory Nutrition Bars, Mediterra® Is Now On Store Shelves NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than three months after its launch, award-winning Mediterra(®) (www.MediterraNutrition.com), the first company to introduce truly savory-flavored nutrition bars that contain healthful ingredients such as sundried tomatoes, olives and basil, is now available in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (www.NaturalGrocers.com), a natural and organic specialty...

child cookies
2014-09-09 09:27:42

Anna Mikulak, Association for Psychological Science Children show stronger food craving than adolescents and adults, but they are also able to use a cognitive strategy that reduces craving, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. “These findings are important because they suggest that we may have another tool in our toolbox to combat childhood obesity,” says psychological scientist and lead researcher...

crops
2014-09-09 03:00:17

Fariss Samarrai and H. Brevy Cannon, University of Virginia As the world population continues to grow, by about 1 billion people every 12 to 14 years since the 1960s, the global food supply may not meet escalating demand – particularly for agriculturally poor countries in arid to semi-arid regions, such as Africa’s Sahel, that already depend on imports for much of their food supply. A new University of Virginia study, published online in the American Geophysical Union journal,...

2014-09-08 23:05:44

Layered Selections (R), a new and innovatively fresh prepared food product line from Sandridge Food Corporation wins the industry’s most esteemed new product recognition award, Progressive Grocer’s Editors’ Picks. Denoted as “most original, engaging and downright fun,” Layered Selections was evaluated and chosen out of 500 retail product entries in this year’s line up. MEDINA, Ohio (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Layered Selections(R), a new and innovatively fresh prepared food...

2014-09-08 12:25:59

Hosted by Alton Brown, Five-Episode Primetime Event Premieres Wednesday, October 8th at 9pm ET/PT NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Network hit Cutthroat Kitchen goes all-star this fall, with sixteen elite chefs competing in the five-episode mayhem-filled Cutthroat Kitchen: Superstar Sabotage tournament under the watchful eye of host Alton Brown.Only the craftiest and most cunning chefs survive in this battle of cooking chops and sabotage skills, and just one wins ultimate...

dietary guidelines and greenhouse gases
2014-09-08 04:46:50

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If Americans followed dietary guidelines passed by the USDA in 2010 while maintaining their current caloric intake, it would increase food-related greenhouse gas emissions by 12 percent, researchers claim in a new study appearing in the September 5 edition of the Journal of Industrial Ecology. On the other hand, if they reduced the amount of calories they consumed each day to the recommended level of approximately 2,000 calories while...

2014-09-07 23:01:21

The Asia-Pacific Food & Beverage Stabilizers & Systems market report defines and segments the Food & Beverage Stabilizers & Systems market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-food-beverage-stabilizers-systems-4232113788.html (PRWEB) September 07, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Food & Beverage Stabilizers & Systems market report defines and segments the Food & Beverage Stabilizers & Systems...


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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