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2014-09-12 12:26:32

Annual Show Runs Sept. 13-18 in Harrisburg HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2014 All-American Dairy Show will feature top dairy cattle shown by the best exhibitors in the nation from Sept. 13-18 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. "The All-American enters its next 50 years with a strong lineup of shows, events and activities for dairy producers and casual visitors alike," said Agriculture Secretary George Greig. "I...

2014-09-10 20:23:00

LONDON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Yogurt Market - North America Scenario, Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2013 - 2019 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2114372/Yogurt-Market---North-America-Scenario-Industry-Analysis-Size-Share-Growth-Trends-and-Forecast-2013---2019.html Yogurt is produced by bacterial fermentation of milk. It is consumed as an important part of daily diet due to its...

2014-09-04 23:04:54

To cope with wholesale bypass, dairy wholesalers are expected to continue investing in technology that improves warehousing, distribution and logistics activities, as well as communication with customers. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Dairy Wholesaling industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The Dairy Wholesaling industry wholesales a variety of dairy products including raw milk, processed...

2014-09-04 08:32:29

September is Hunger Action Month - an Ideal Time for Communities to Unite in the Fight Against Hunger and Continue to Make a Difference via The Great American Milk Drive WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From coast to coast, thousands of families in need have benefited from milk donations to The Great American Milk Drive, the first-ever nationwide program to deliver highly desired and nutrient-rich gallons of milk to hungry families who need it. Since April, Feeding America has...

2014-09-03 16:26:01

LONDON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Dairy: The Future of Protein-Global Markets, Competitors and Opportunities-2014-2019 Analysis and Forecastshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2354699/Dairy-The-Future-of-Protein-Global-Markets-Competitors-and-Opportunities-2014-2019-Analysis-and-Forecasts.html AbstractThe long-term thesis supporting the market for protein is hard to ignore: more people equals more mouths to feed, while the...

2014-09-03 12:25:15

Diggins Relies on Rockin' Refuel to Stay Fit on the Court PHOENIX, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shamrock Farms Rockin' Refuel® announced today that women's basketball all-star, Skylar Diggins, is the newest member of Team Rockin' Refuel - an elite group of sports and entertainment personalities who rely on the protein milk beverage to get the proper nutrition they need to perform their best. Balancing hard work and toughness on-the-court with charisma and grace while off-...

Asian Camel Crickets Now Common In Homes Across Eastern United States
2014-09-02 03:36:12

North Carolina State University With their long, spiky legs and their propensity for eating anything, including each other, camel crickets are the stuff of nightmares. And now research from North Carolina State University finds that non-native camel cricket species have spread into homes across the eastern United States. "The good news is that camel crickets don't bite or pose any kind of threat to humans," says Dr. Mary Jane Epps, a postdoctoral researcher at NC State and lead author...

2014-09-02 08:26:01

Evergreen Packaging® accepting entries for national carton construction contest MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evergreen Packaging today announced the launch of the Fall 2014 Made By Milk Carton Construction Contest, themed "Sculptures." Classroom teams can win up to $5,000 by constructing creations from empty milk cartons, saved from their school lunches. The deadline for submissions is November 19, 2014. "Students can artistically express their creativity and find new...

2014-08-31 23:03:29

Fort Worth's neonatal professionals, friends of the Milk Bank host annual fundraiser to ensure donor human milk is available for every baby with a medical need for breastmilk. Fort Worth (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 The Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas will hold its 10 Year Anniversary Luncheon on September 18, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. at the Ridglea Country Club, 3700 Bernie Anderson Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76116. Executive Director Amy Vickers, Milk Bank Founder Susan Sward-Comunelli, MD and...

2014-08-27 12:30:31

Leading Chocolate Milk Brand Announces Nationwide Launch of New Protein-Rich Drink DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dean Foods (NYSE: DF) just made it easier and more delicious to help power up your day and keep you fueled with new TruMoo(® )Protein Plus milk. The nutritious, protein-rich drink, available in chocolate and vanilla flavors, provides 25 grams of protein in every single-serve, resealable 14-ounce bottle, plus all the essential vitamins and nutrients of milk to give...


Latest Milk Reference Libraries

Lacaune
2014-10-14 11:06:32

The Lacaune is a breed of domestic sheep that originated from the Lacaune region near southern France, from which it was named. Although it is now used for milk production, it once only produced 18.4 gallons during the human milking period each year. The French government established a strict selective breeding program that included rigorous breeding and meticulous record keeping, as well as increased knowledge about the care of the breed and cooperation of farmers across the area. This...

East Friesian Sheep
2014-09-26 10:01:06

The East Friesian sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated from East Frisia in Germany. Traditionally, this breed was kept in small groups by households to be used for the production of milk and today the breed does not do well in large numbers. It has a pink nose and pale hooves, but its best known physical feature is the tail, which is thin and hairless like a rat’s tail. The head is polled, meaning it does not grow horns, and its wool can be white or dark brown in color. The...

Blaarkop Cattle
2014-07-12 09:45:02

The Blaarkop is a breed of dairy cattle that is bred in the Groningen region of the Netherlands. It has been referenced as early as the 1300s and from the 1800s the breed was found in the Utrecht and Leiden regions also. The breed is sturdy and muscular with a horned head and strong legs. The body color is either solid red or black with a white head and tail tip. Around the eyes is a blotch the same color as the main body. In the population there is a ratio of 60 percent red colored and 40...

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2010-09-29 17:09:53

Pasteurization, used to slow microbial growth in food, is a process of heating food or liquid to a specific temperature for a definite length of time and then cooling immediately. Louis Pasteur was the creator of the process and completed his first test with Claude Bernard in April 20, 1864. The process was conceived as a way to prevent wine and beer from souring. Mostly, commercial-scale sterilization of food is uncommon due to its poor affects on taste and quality of product. Most dairy...

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2006-12-12 11:20:15

The Water Buffalo is a very large ungulate (hoofed) and a member of the bovine subfamily. The Arni or Wild Buffalo survives in the wild in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Vietnam and Thailand. The domestic Buffalo are very widespread in Asia, South America, North Africa and Europe. They are feral in northern Australia. Wild-living populations also exist in much of South-east Asia but their origins are uncertain. They may be descendants of wild Water Buffalo, formerly domesticated...

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Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.