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2012-07-25 23:03:28

Farm to fork, local food usually travels far fewer miles than produce flown in from another country. The rise of “locavorism” leads people to shop for food grown in their community for what “locavores” call fresher, better tasting produce. Eating local food is one component of ensuring a healthier lifestyle and benefiting the local community, said Dr. Hooman Shabatian, a bariatric surgeon from LAP-BAND VIP. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 The local food...

2012-07-14 23:02:08

Children and adults make healthier food choices if they understand where the food comes from, according to Stuart O'Neill on the Sharon Kleyne Hour Radio Talk Show. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 The Sharon Kleyne Hour, sponsored by Bio Logic Aqua Research, announces information on innovative farm education programs and nutrition. Stuart O'Neill, who works with an educational and volunteer program, based in southern Oregon's Rogue River Valley, called the Rogue Farm Corps, was...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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