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2014-01-21 23:27:50

This year’s event, dedicated to educating attendees on all aspects of agriculture and featuring an all-star lineup of industry experts, will be held at the FHR corporate headquarters in Stewartville, MN, January 27th – 29th. Stewartville, MN (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Leading nutrient management company FHR, Inc. has announced the dates for its 5th Annual Farm to Plate seminar to be held January 27th - 29th at the FHR corporate headquarters in Stewartville, MN. The three-day event will...

2013-09-10 10:24:36

And they are promoted for infants starting at an age when all they need is breast milk UK commercial baby foods don't meet infants' dietary weaning needs, because they are predominantly sweet foods that provide little extra nutritional goodness over breast milk, indicates research published online in Archives of Disease in Childhood. Furthermore, they are promoted for infants from the age of four months -- an age when they should still be on an exclusive breast milk diet, say the...

2013-03-10 23:01:00

Gail Bowman, owner of Health Food Emporium, explains that a high quality Green Superfood is more than the ingredients, it is the way the ingredients are processed. (PRWEB) March 10, 2013 Green Superfood Powders are very popular with health conscious consumers these days because it is so hard to get enough nutrition from our regular diet. Gail Bowman, owner of Health Food Emporium, says,”There are so many Green Superfood Brands out there that it is almost impossible to decide which...

Potato Consumption Leads To Higher Overall Diet Quality
2011-09-27 07:36:27

A frequently expressed concern in the ongoing public health debate is that fresh fruits and vegetables, particularly those that are nutrient dense, are not affordable to the average consumer. Research presented today at the American Dietetic Association's (ADA) Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE) demonstrates that potatoes are one of the best nutritional values in the produce department, providing significantly better nutritional value per dollar than most other raw vegetables. Per...

2011-08-20 00:00:33

Feeding the growing trend toward innovative "Ëœon-the-go' meals, Salba Smart® is pleased to announce that HAPPYFAMILYâ“ž¢ has added Salba, the most nutrient-dense chia on the market, to two new products for children, teens and adults. HAPPYFAMILY, a leading premium organic food brand, introduced HAPPYSQUEEZEâ“ž¢, an organic superfruit smoothie, and HAPPYMORNINGâ“ž¢ an organic supergrain...

2011-07-18 09:35:00

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- We all remember the mantra from our mother growing up, "Make sure you eat your fruits and vegetables." Now that we are older, the advice hasn't changed and it appears many people still aren't listening. According to the most recent report by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) only 32.5% of Americans are eating the recommended 2 daily servings of fruit and even fewer, 26.3%, are getting the recommended 3 daily servings of vegetables....

2011-07-14 09:10:00

ARLINGTON, Va., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative (CFBAI), a program of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, today announced a groundbreaking agreement that will change the landscape of what is advertised to kids by the nation's largest food and beverage companies. For the first time, these food and beverage companies, who do the vast majority of advertising to children, will follow uniform nutrition criteria for foods...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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