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2012-01-04 14:00:00

Creativity and Capacity Growth Help Meet Rising Food Assistance Needs. Data released by Hunger-Free Minnesota and compiled by EnSearch, Inc., with the support of Hunger Solutions and the six regional Feeding America food banks that are part of the Hunger-Free Minnesota coalition. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 Hunger-Free Minnesota (http://www.hungerfreemn.org) announced that its six food bank partners across the state increased their total deliveries of food by 42 percent over a...

2012-01-04 15:00:00

Acclaro chose to give back this year by supporting local food banks in the New York, Boston and San Francisco urban areas. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 Acclaro, a premier translation services agency, celebrated the spirit of the holidays this year by donating $1,000 to local food banks in each of the major urban centers where it has an office. The Food Bank for Westchester The Food Bank for Westchester distributes food to 227 frontline hunger-relief programs throughout the county...

2011-10-29 07:00:00

Villarreal Family Farm is Revitalizing a Vacant City Lot and Breathing Life Into the Northern End of the Central West End. Saint Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) October 29, 2011 Villarreal Family Farm, the leading provider of locally-produced, Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) farm fresh eggs, poultry and produce, today announced that they are expanding their Saint Louis County backyard farming operations to a previously vacant city-owned lot located at 4539 Delmar Boulevard in St. Louis, Missouri....

2011-10-28 16:00:00

Partnerships bring greater variety of high-quality local food to its members at significantly lower cost. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) October 28, 2011 The Community Food Co-op, a Utah non-profit agency, announced that it has added a number of local food favorites to its list of offerings. These partnerships bring a greater variety of high-quality, locally produced food to the Co-opâs membership at a significantly lower cost. Grass-fed beef from Blue Tree Cattle Ranch;...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.