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2013-04-08 23:03:32

New Consumer Reports Poll: More than 80 Percent Don´t Know or Don´t Think Antibiotics Used to Treat Disease in Apple, Pears; More than Half Think Apples, Pears Treated with Antibiotics Should Not Have “Organic” Label. Portland, OR (PRWEB) April 08, 2013 Consumers Union, the policy arm of Consumer Reports, Food & Water Watch, and the Center for Food Safety are urging the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) to discontinue the use of antibiotics in organic apple...

2013-04-04 23:02:07

Following an article about how an organic farm in Wimauma Florida has become a way of life, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) April 04, 2013 On April 4, 2013, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement following a Tampa Bay Times article by Laura Reiley regarding the organic farm My Mothers Garden in Wimauma Florida. The organic farm has become a way of life, providing local organic produce for over 20 years. According to Tampa Bay Times, “My Mothers...

2013-03-27 23:02:12

Following the publication of an article about a proposal in Colorado to establish organic egg farms, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 On March 27, 2013, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement following a Valley Courier article by Lauren Krizansky regarding commercial organic egg production being established in certain parts of Colorado. According to the Valley Courier article, the first organic egg farm being established “would be a...

2013-03-26 23:03:48

Daytona Beach, Deltona, and DeBary residents now have their first opportunity to receive a customized box of Space Girl organic produce and select natural groceries at their doorstep or office. Daytona Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 Space Girl Organics is excited to announce they are now serving the Volusia and Seminole county, Florida areas effective March 2013. Daytona Beach, Deltona, and DeBary residents now have their first opportunity to receive a customized box of Space Girl organic...

2013-03-15 23:03:58

Following an article listing six tips to remember when shopping for organic foods, and three pointers for healthier shopping, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2013 On March 15, 2013, Colle Farmers Market releases a statement following a Penn Live article regarding six different tips a person should consider when they go shopping for organic food. The article also includes three pointers for shopping healthier. According to the Penn Live article,...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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