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2014-03-17 08:28:04

NEW YORK, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 5WPR, a top 25 PR agency, is pleased to announce the addition of Colman's(TM) Mustard, a brand under the Unilever UK umbrella, to its diverse roster of Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) clients. In 1814, founder Jeremiah Colman took over a mustard manufacturing business in England and, with a zesty blend of high-quality brown and white mustard seeds, developed Colman's(TM) signature fiery flavor. Two hundred years later, Colman's(TM) Mustard has...

Prehistoric Europeans Used Spices
2013-08-22 10:51:06

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While today’s cutting-edge chefs use liquid nitrogen and futuristic food additives to achieve a desired effect, cooks have been manipulating meals as far back as the hunter-gatherer days. According to a new discovery being reported this week in the journal PLOS ONE, prehistoric chefs in modern day Denmark and Germany used mustard garlic as a food spice at least 6,000 years ago. Study researchers say tests on ancient pottery shards...

2013-06-27 12:26:03

Louianna Extra Virgin Olive Oil and its Family of Pantry Staples Help Foodies Perfect their Culinary Art TORONTO, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is here and home cooks are looking for inspired ways to freshen up their kitchens' repertoire; so Louianna Inc., producers of the superior Louianna Certified Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Certified Organic Balsamic Vinegar, are sprinkling their seeds of culinary wisdom across the country. (Photo:...

2013-04-30 16:25:05

The National Osteoporosis Foundation Partners with Professional Chefs to Create Bone Healthy Recipes in Honor of May's National Osteoporosis Month WASHINGTON, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Approximately 57 million Americans are affected by osteoporosis and low bone mass, according to new prevalence data recently released by the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF). Diet and exercise play critical roles in building and maintaining good bone health for people at every...

2013-01-30 16:22:45

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With all the excitement surrounding the big game, the legendary advertisements, and throwing the perfect viewing party, finding an ideal game day meal can be challenging. For those looking for an alternative to hotdogs and potato chips, Colman's Honey Mustard Chicken Wings may be the perfect way to serve a light, flavorful appetizer that is packed with a variety of flavors and even some heat. Colman's mustard (www.colmansusa.com) has...

2013-01-22 08:27:36

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- While the Big Game is all about the battle on the gridiron, the real action starts at the tailgates and watch parties across the country. This year, football fans will be looking for ways to jazz up the gameday menu in the spirit of the host city, New Orleans. Zatarain's, the brand serving up New Orleans-Style foods for more than 120 years, and "First Lady of Football," New Orleans' own Olivia Manning, are helping to bring the authentic flavors and...

Mustard Evolved To Give Predators An Unpleasantly Spicy Meal
2012-08-31 13:01:11

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many plants have developed spicy mechanisms that deter pests from munching on them. Mustard plants, in particular, have evolved their pungent flavor to effectively target and deter specific predators, according to a new study published this week in the journal Science. Researchers from Duke University, the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Germany and the University of Illinois at Urbana—Champaign looked at the...

2012-06-29 10:38:48

Invasive species such as kudzu, privet and garlic mustard can devastate ecosystems, and, until now, scientists had little reason to believe that native plants could mount a successful defense. A new University of Georgia study shows that some native clearweed plants have evolved resistance to invasive garlic mustard plants–and that the invasive plants appear to be waging a counterattack. The study, published in the early edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of...

Plant Tricks Mouse Into Spitting Out Its Seeds
2012-06-16 05:04:27

[ Watch the Video ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com A plant in the Israeli desert has developed a ℠toxic mustard bomb´ which causes the spiny mouse that eats its berries to spit out the seeds like a child munching on watermelon. Researchers found that enzymes within the seeds of the sweet mignonette berries activate toxic substances in its pulp, which would otherwise go unnoticed, according to a new study published online in the journal Current Biology. When an unknowing...

2012-05-22 02:23:15

EDMONTON, Alberta, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Just Energy, a leading competitive North American retailer of natural gas, electricity and green energy, has donated $10,000 to The Mustard Seed Edmonton, an inner city social services agency. The funds will go towards covering the natural gas supply cost of a newly renovated residential building that houses some of the community's formerly homeless. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120416/FL87657LOGO ) In addition to helping cover...


Latest Mustard Reference Libraries

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2009-04-28 15:40:33

Brassica tournefortii is a species of mustard plant that is more commonly known as Asian, African and Sahara mustard. It is very similar to other mustard species blooming annually with long stems reaching just over 3 feet in length, but the flowers are a duller yellow. Indigenous to North Africa and the Middle East, this species was transported accidentally to the United States by humans. It grows abundantly in the Sonoran and Mojave Deserts and in hot valleys of southern California....

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2009-04-28 15:37:54

Brassica rapa or Turnip Mustard is grown primarily as a leaf vegetable, root vegetable and an oilseed and is often referred to as a field mustard. Napa cabbage and turnip are members of this group. Varieties of this plant are used in experiments because they are easy to grow and require little attention and reach full maturity in 40 days. Some have even been used in botany experiments in space. Photo Copyright and Credit

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