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2013-11-07 23:02:12

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Nuts and Seeds Market in Asia-Pacific: Market Guide to 2017. London (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Synopsis "Nuts and Seeds Market in Asia-Pacific: Market Guide to 2017", provides detailed, analytical and well-presented information on Nuts and Seeds consumption trends in Asia-Pacific. This incisive market research report from consumer trend experts Canadean presents historic and forecast consumption volumes and values,...

2013-11-04 23:19:23

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Fungicides China News 1307. London (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Rice diseases are further spreading in China recently. Of all rice diseases, major ones include rice blast, rice sheath blight and southern rice black-streaked dwarf virus disease, with accumulative stricken areas of 390,000 ha, 2.35 million ha, and 3,333 ha. respectively as of mid-June 2013. It is estimated that some fungicides to prevent and control these rice...

2013-11-02 23:02:10

In the three years to 2013, the recovering US economy has led to renewed consumer spending and business expansion efforts, which has fueled an upward trend in prices for pest control services; the need for pest control services will remain stable over the next three years due to consistent demand from commercial and property management buyers, as well as changing weather patterns that are often a catalyst for pest infestations. To help procurement professionals make better buying...

2013-10-25 23:21:18

The Allow Golden Rice Now campaign, led by former Greenpeace leader, Dr. Patrick Moore, is calling on the organization to back up their claims of potential harm. Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 "We believe Greenpeace and their allies oppose Golden Rice entirely because it was produced with genetic science, and are manufacturing reasons why we should not allow this life-saving food to be grown," says Dr. Moore. "We demand that Greenpeace specify a...

2013-10-24 23:19:02

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Survey of Bio-pesticide Industry in China. London (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Bio-pesticides are certain types of pesticides derived from such natural materials as animals, plants, bacteria, and certain minerals. For example, canola oil and baking soda have pesticidal applications and are considered bio-pesticides. With people’s rising awareness of environmental protection and food safety, more and more attention has been paid to...

In Order For Fish And Rice To Thrive In Yolo Bypass, Just Add Water
2013-10-24 13:30:31

University of California - Davis From a fish-eye view, rice fields in California's Yolo Bypass provide an all-you-can-eat bug buffet for juvenile salmon seeking nourishment on their journey to the sea. That's according to a new report detailing the scientific findings of an experiment that planted fish in harvested rice fields earlier this year, resulting in the fattest, fastest-growing salmon on record in the state's rivers. The report, provided to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation,...


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Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

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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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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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