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2009-01-14 09:59:38

Cattle and sheep grazed on natural grasslands help maintain biodiversity and produce tastier, healthier meat, according to a study funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

2008-10-16 15:00:19

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's consumers want to have a greater say about food ingredients, safety and quality, and by the year 2020, consumers around the globe expect the way they choose and shop for food to be different, according to a recent study of consumers in five countries.

2008-10-15 12:00:23

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/36dec3/greece_food_and_dr) has announced the addition of the "Greece Food and Drink Report Q4 2008" report to their offering.

2008-10-10 06:00:27

By Julia Scott HALF MOON BAY -- The latest proponents of the "local food" movement aren't foodies -- they're San Mateo County farmers who want to appeal to careful shoppers with a local message of their own: a food label marked "Grown in San Mateo County." The label, in the process of being designed by the San Mateo County Farm Bureau, could be stamped on food crates and affixed to cellophane flower packaging by the end of the year.

2008-10-10 03:00:22

By Walker, Ben Farms should pool their produce and market it through French- style consortia so that the rural economy can fully exploit the premiums attached to traditionally produced foods, say experts.

2008-09-30 21:00:00

By Paul Rogers Born in the USA? Made in Mexico? Picked in Peru? Cultivated in Canada? Supermarket shoppers, now you know. Starting today, new federal rules take effect requiring all U.S.

2008-09-30 18:01:04

SHOPPERS at Welsh Tesco stores will get a true taste of Wales this week as the supermarket throws its weight behind Welsh Food Fortnight.

2008-09-25 12:00:30

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/84e62b/ukraine_food_and_d) has announced the addition of the "Ukraine Food and Drink Report Q3 2008" report to their offering.

2008-09-25 12:00:30

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4acd45/kuwait_food_and_dr) has announced the addition of the "Kuwait Food and Drink Report Q3 2008" report to their offering.

2008-09-20 15:00:33

By Suzanne Mills-Wazniak Contributing Writer The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 was enacted by the United States Congress on June 18.


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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