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2010-09-07 09:05:00

LAKE FOREST, Calif., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- San Franciscans living and working within ten-blocks of the Johnny Rockets restaurant, on Chestnut Street, can now have their favorite all-American menu items delivered for free, with the purchase of $10 or more. Known for its authentic Original Hamburgers, American Fries, and hand-dipped shakes, this is the first West Coast Johnny Rockets to unveil a bicycle delivery service. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100907/LA59903 )...

2010-04-20 14:54:00

WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The future of high-welfare and environmentally and financially sustainable livestock farming is taking center stage as heightened awareness about how our food is produced fuels the public's thirst for knowledge. To correspond with Earth Day and the national broadcast premiere of Food, Inc. on PBS, Animal Welfare Approved is convening a panel of experts on May 4 -- just one mile from the White House and its symbolic organic garden -- to...

2009-12-16 12:46:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to many ongoing requests asking whether Animal Welfare Approved products are available in Whole Foods Market stores, the answer is YES! This holiday season, in addition to purchasing your AWA meat directly from the farm, CSA, farmers' market, co-op, buying club, and other retailers, you can also shop at more than 130 Whole Foods Market locations and find Animal Welfare Approved grassfed beef and pastured pork products. While...

2008-02-18 09:00:39

Chipotle Mexican Grill today announced that it is now serving naturally raised beef in all 44 of its Minnesota restaurants, making 100 percent of its meat in Minnesota naturally raised. All of Chipotle's naturally raised beef, pork, and chicken comes from animals that are humanely raised, never given antibiotics or added hormones, and fed a pure vegetarian diet. "We are changing the way the world thinks about and eats fast food," said Chipotle Founder, Chairman and CEO Steve Ells....

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.