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2015-01-20 23:04:48

With a lengthy average commute time of 37.8 minutes, Eagle Mountain earns last place on the report.

2015-01-20 23:00:43

In-store marketing company joins council’s efforts for green building initiatives HARTFORD, CT (PRWEB) January 20, 2015 Windsor Marketing Group has

2015-01-20 12:27:11

Partnership is part of run-up to global urbanization summit Habitat III CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan.

2015-01-12 23:04:31

As the expat health insurance market in Hong Kong has experienced recent growth, Pacific Prime examines the reasons contributing to this and what it means for insurers. Hong

2015-01-12 12:20:37

1984 Carnival spokesperson-turned-"Today" show host makes waves in hosting free tastings of her estate-grown GIFFT wine--now available fleetwide on Carnival ships MIAMI, Jan.

2015-01-07 08:29:23

How to get Pregnant-Just Click on the New Fertility App TEL AVIV, Israel, Jan. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fruitful Way Ltd.

2015-01-03 23:02:08

Increasing rental costs in the Twin Cities urge more residents to buy a home, according to the RE Journal, NAR, and the National Apartment Association.


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Integrated farming
2013-09-20 13:33:38

Integrated farming is the practice of growing crops and raising livestock simultaneously. Integrated farming is diversification at its best. One intense example of integrated farming can be found in China where fish farming has been integrated with raising livestock, along with growing agricultural crops, such as vegetables. Other examples of integrated farming include using pigs to clear fields of rocks and roots prior to planting a crop. Poultry is used to clean up rotten fruit and...

Hill Farming
2013-08-05 10:40:24

Hill farming is a particular piece of land for grazing sheep and cattle. This form of farming is used particularly by the farmers of the UK in the higher elevations. Farmers do not have access to winter fodder for the cattle; therefore, sheep farms are typical for such areas. Due to this restricted access, farmers move the herds to lower elevations for feeding. These specific farms are found in the North and South-Western areas of England, as well as the highlands of Scotland. The harsh...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.