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2014-03-14 08:22:24

DUBLIN, Mar. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/35852s/global_crop ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Crop Protection Chemicals Market - Forecasts to 2016" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Globally, biofuels are gaining importance due to increasing focus on sustainability. Bioethanol is the major biofuel, followed by biodiesel and biogas. The...

2014-02-20 12:23:15

DUBLIN, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6z2k66/corn_products ) has announced the addition of the "Corn Products China News 1401" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) In 2013 some domestic corn deep-processing products performed poorly, such as xanthan gum, Vitamin B2, MSG, and edible ethanol. Accordingly, manufacturers of these products suffered huge losses in that year. In an...

2013-12-20 23:02:20

Growers Planting Pioneer® Brand Hybrids Win Eight National Titles in 2013 Contest Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 DuPont congratulates David Hula of Charles City, Va., for breaking the corn yield world record with Pioneer® brand hybrid P2088YHR in the 2013 National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) Corn Yield Contest announced today. Winning the No-Till/Strip-Till Irrigated category, David Hula produced an entry of 454.98 bushels per acre, the highest mark ever recorded...

Corn Pest Decline Could Save Farmers Money
2013-12-19 12:41:36

Penn State Populations of European corn borer (ECB), a major corn crop pest , have declined significantly in the eastern United States, according to Penn State researchers. The decline suggests that the use of genetically modified, ECB-resistant corn hybrids -- an expensive, yet effective, solution that has been widely adopted by farmers -- may now be unnecessary in some areas. "ECB, which was introduced to North America from Europe in the 1900s, used to be the most important pest of...

2013-11-21 16:25:44

OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - It was with great sadness that I learned Canadian squash star Adrian Dudzicki passed away yesterday. Born in Latina, Italy, Mr. Dudzicki was raised in Ottawa and learned to play squash at the Ottawa Athletic Club. For the past few years, he was based in the Toronto area, training at the National Squash Academy. Mr. Dudzicki was a talented athlete who reached career highs in 2012 of 9 in Canada in the Men's Open singles and 136 on the Professional...

2013-10-31 23:01:29

In May of 2012, a photo of a stunning rainbow-hued ear of corn called “Glass Gem” became a global sensation online. Tucson, Arizona (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 In May of 2012, a photo of a stunning rainbow-hued ear of corn called “Glass Gem” became a global sensation online. Since then, the buzz around this remarkable heirloom has grown as gardeners begin to plant and harvest the variety themselves. Glass Gem is stewarded by the Tucson, Arizona-based seed conservation nonprofit...

2013-10-15 23:32:15

Custom Popcorn Labels Celebrate National Popcorn Poppin' Month With Design Ideas From Lightning Labels (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Lightning Labels, custom label and sticker printing leader, is excited to announce October is National Popcorn Poppin' Month and is encouraging snack-makers to celebrate with custom popcorn labels. While popcorn is known today as a versatile movie-watching staple that's often praised for its health benefits, people have been munching on the treat for...

Chewing Negates Effects Of Movie Theater Advertising
2013-10-14 04:43:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Munching on popcorn while catching a flick at the local movie theater can make you immune to the effects of big-screen advertisements, researchers from the University of Cologne in Germany have discovered. Writing in the latest edition of the Journal of Consumer Psychology, the study authors explain that it isn’t the salty snack itself, but rather the act of chewing that interferes with the pre-movie commercials typically aired...

Genetically Modified Sweet Corn Better For Environment, Safer For Farm Workers
2013-10-07 08:07:57

Entomological Society of America Since 1996, corn containing a gene that allows it to create a protein that is toxic to certain insects, yet safe for human consumption, has been grown in the United States. However, most of this "Bt corn" has been used for animal feed or processed into corn meal, starch, or other products. Although varieties of sweet corn (corn on the cob) have existed since the late 1990s, relatively few acres have been planted. Due to pressure from activist groups,...

2013-09-26 16:28:47

Cargill funding and new systems allow corn to reach 20 distribution points across U.S. MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunger-Free Minnesota (www.hungerfreemn.org) announced today it plans to capture up to 1 million pounds of newly harvested surplus sweet corn to be delivered fresh to hungry Minnesotans and low-income families in up to 20 other locations across the U.S. The largest single rescue of agricultural surplus to date is the result of Hunger-Free Minnesota funding...


Latest Native American cuisine Reference Libraries

Three Sisters
2013-05-18 07:30:48

Three Sisters crop is a technique of gardening used primarily by Native Americans, but gardeners of any kind may also use this technique. These crops use three types of plants; in the Tewa tribe, they use four. The traditional seeds used are corn, beans, and squash. There are many benefits from this method, the first being the use of the corn stalks for the beans to grow on. The beans themselves then provide nitrogen for the corn and squash, while giving the corn amino acids, lysine, and...

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2009-04-17 14:37:21

The Death Camas or Meadow Death Camas (Zigadenus venenosus) is a species of flowering plant that occurs in some regions of western North America. It can often be confused with the edible onion of the genus Allium. They are found in dry meadows and on dry hillsides as well as sagebrush slopes and mountain forests. The plant is up to 27.55 inches tall with long, grass-like leaves. The bulbs are oval and look like onions. The flowers are cream colored or white and grow in pointed clusters....

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2005-06-01 20:44:29

The four species of wild rice comprise the genus Zizania, a group of grasses that grow in shallow water in small lakes and slow-flowing streams. Often, only the flowering head rises above the water. Three of the four species are native to North America: Northern wild rice (Zizania palustris) is an annual plant native to the Great Lakes region of North America. Wild rice (Z. aquatica), also an annual, grows in the Saint Lawrence River and on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United...

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