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2014-12-13 23:01:46

Alice Branton, CEO of Trivedi Global, Inc., will be one of the noted VIP’s in attendance at the 22nd Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Aesthetic Medicine, taking place in

2014-12-13 08:21:13

Vertical Farming, Plant Factory Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020 and Grow Lights for Agriculture Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020 are

2014-12-04 16:28:33

Teams up with noted mom blogger Rachel Harris to provide consumers "real" holiday resource PHOENIX, Dec.

2014-12-03 12:30:27

NRHC Survey Finds Broad Economic Impact of Nonprofit Organizations on Rural America WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-12-01 23:05:25

For over 12 years, Wayne Farms has supported the American Cancer Society’s signature event, Relay for Life, across the southeast.

2014-11-26 23:11:16

Possibilities for three generations to share a bit of rural life span the country and


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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
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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