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2014-07-10 23:07:40

DMG Productions explores the latest innovations in crop production. Woodland, CA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Ag Seeds announced today they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer, airing fourth quarter on RFD-TV. American Farmer will explore Ag Seeds, founded in 1975, whose mission is to identify and sell genetics that are adapted to the changing needs of California Agriculture and that contribute to the sustainable production of safe and nutritious food. American Farmer will...

2014-06-13 16:23:53

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Agricultural Land Preservation Board announces Pennsylvania is adding 2,014 additional acres on 26 farms in 14 counties to the state's nation-leading farmland preservation program. The board preserved farms in Berks, Blair, Bucks, Cambria, Chester, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lehigh, Lycoming, Northampton, Perry, Washington, Westmoreland and York counties. Since the program began in 1988, federal, state, county and local...

2014-05-15 20:23:49

The Health Awareness for Rural Communities (HARC) Data Bank comprises over 100 health measures, allowing users big picture insight into large population health trends from all 47 rural and frontier counties in Colorado. DENVER, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC) has launched the Health Awareness for Rural Communities (HARC) Data Bank, which enhances access to streamlined data sharing and collaboration for rural healthcare providers,...

2014-05-07 16:32:17

Merger Would Affect Millions of Rural Households and Access to Popular Independent Programming WASHINGTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patrick Gottsch, founder of RFD-TV, will testify Thursday at a hearing before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee on "Competition in the Video and Broadcast Markets: the Proposed Merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable." Rural Media Group is the world's leading provider of multimedia content dedicated to the rural and western lifestyle, and...

2014-05-02 16:24:29

The article, entitled, "The Future of Rural Health," discusses the need for a healthcare delivery system that is sustainable, meaningful and effectively links the current payment model with the patient care delivery structure of the future. DENVER, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Colorado Municipalities periodical, dedicated to informing and educating community officials, recently published an article in its April 2014 issue written by Michelle Mills, chief executive officer...

2014-05-01 16:27:42

ANKENY, Iowa, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- APC, Inc., maker of the LIFELINE brand of Equine performance products, is pleased to announce its partnership with Chris Cox, well-loved host of Chris Cox Horsemanship on RFD-TV and three-time Road to the Horse World Champion. Cox's fans count on him for practical horsemanship strategies that help them better communicate with their horses. And Cox delivers. His commonsense teachings impact tens of thousands of horsemen and women around the...

2014-04-22 12:30:57

PORTLAND, Maine, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iVantage Health Analytics today released the 2014 Rural Relevance Under Healthcare Reform Study. Key findings highlight that rural hospitals are delivering value in key areas: -- Rural hospitals charge 63% less than their urban counterparts. -- Spending per beneficiary for rural hospitals could save $6.8 billion if adopted by all. -- Quality, patient safety, outcomes and satisfaction are equal, while price and...

2014-03-25 23:28:05

DMG Productions explores the Latest Advancements in Crop Production. Hernando, MS (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Sunbelt announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. In this episode, American Farmer will educate audiences on Sunbelt's line of proprietary products, which are designed and formulated for use on a wide range of agricultural crops. Audiences will be amazed by Sunbelt's products, when learning about these...

2014-02-27 23:37:49

Leadership from the Colorado Rural Health Center met with policymakers in Washington early this month to discuss firsthand the development and implementation of healthcare reform and policy. Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) kicked off its 25th annual Rural Health Policy Institute at our nation’s Capitol earlier this month. Several representatives from Colorado attended the event, including staff and policy experts from the Colorado Rural...

2014-02-26 23:25:00

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in agribusiness. Oakley, KS (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Frontier Ag, Inc. announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. Frontier Ag leads agribusiness with financial strength as a progressive cooperative supplier, providing excellent products and services that benefit both the customer and cooperative. This segment will explore Frontier Ag's full service...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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