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2013-10-07 23:04:31

Schools and preschools across the country are celebrating the third annual National Farm to School Month throughout October. Farm to school practices seek to improve the health of school food and create new economic opportunities for local farmers. (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 Throughout October, schools and preschools across the country will be celebrating the third annual National Farm to School Month, an event that recognizes the significant role that farm to school can play in creating...

2013-09-03 23:23:50

In response to an article published on The Kansas City Star, Colle Farmers Market, an online farmers market, discusses the growing acceptance of food stamps at local farmers markets. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Colle Farmers Market, an online farmers market, responds to an article published on The Kansas City Star that discusses the rising acceptance of food stamps at farmers markets in Michigan. According to the article published by The Kansas City Star on August 25 titled...

2013-08-08 23:23:25

AlignLife of Peoria wrapped up their third annual Thanksgiving in July event on Tuesday and is thrilled to announce that their canned food drive efforts collected 337 canned goods to donate to Midwest Food Bank in Peoria. (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 AlignLife of Peoria wrapped up their third annual Thanksgiving in July event on Tuesday and is thrilled to announce that their canned food drive efforts collected 337 canned goods to donate to Midwest Food Bank in Peoria. They encouraged their...

2013-07-13 23:02:08

Colle Farmers Market, provider of local vegetables, comments on an article published in Democrat and Chronicle, which asks if it is better to buy local or organic produce. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) July 13, 2013 On July 13, Colle Farmer’s Market, provider of local vegetables, discusses answers to the question of whether consumers should purchase organic or local produce posed by Democrat and Chronicle. According to an article published by Democrat and Chronicle titled, “Organic or local?...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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