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2014-07-25 20:21:51

Awards Affirm the Company's Commitment to Fostering Future Talent and Ongoing Scientific Study ST. LOUIS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, Novus recognizes one educator and one student scholar for their outstanding scientific contributions to the poultry industry, presenting the honorees with awards during the annual Poultry Science Association (PSA) scientific conference. Novus is proud to announce that Christine Alvarado, PhD, Poultry Processing and Products, and Robert F....

2014-07-10 08:30:19

103rd PSA Conference in Corpus Christi, Texas will be the home of poultry industry's best and brightest July 14th-17th ST. LOUIS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novus scientists are preparing presentations and posters for the 103(rd) Poultry Science Association (PSA) conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. Novus will be among the more than 850 scientists, extension specialists, educators, producers, students and administrators that will be participating in scientific sessions, symposia,...

Eggs
2011-08-29 04:42:42

  Cholesterol levels in eggs from both sources found to be lower than expected, prompting a revision in USDA guidelines Eggs produced by free-range hens are often perceived by the public to be nutritionally superior to eggs obtained from layers kept in traditional battery cages. However, a recent scientific study has called this popular perception into question by finding essentially no differences in the nutritional quality of eggs produced by hens from both management systems,...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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