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CRADA Trials Underway in South Carolina to Produce Raw Material for the Apparel Industry's First Sustainable, Commercially Viable Complement to Cotton PORTLAND, OR, Jan.
HANESBRANDS INC. TO MAKE UPFRONT PAYMENTS FOR CRAILAR FLAX FIBER TO BE DELIVERED IN 2011. PORTLAND, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ - Naturally Advanced Technologies, Inc. (OTC: NADVF, TSXV: NAT) today announced that it has entered into a short-term supply agreement with Hanesbrands Inc.
Crop Traditionally Grown in the U.S. to Produce Grain Will Supply Fiber as the Foundation for the First Sustainable Complement to Cotton PORTLAND, OR, Nov.
Conversion of sorghum grass to ethanol has increased with the interest in renewable fuel sources.
A Plant that Provides Health, Wealth & Security, Cannabis can With growing concerns over energy, environment, healthcare and commerce Americans are once again looking towards cannabis hemp as a leader in providing a sustainable, secure, safe and profitable future.
â€œBest Foods For Menâ€ Menâ€™s Health Magazine: EDEN® Beans & Pumpkin Seeds EDEN Organic Black Beans, EDEN Organic Spicy Refried Black Beans, and EDEN Organic Pumpkin Seeds were selected by Menâ€™s Health magazine in â€œThe 125 Best Foods for Menâ€ annual feature of the November 2010 issue. This is the fifth time Eden Foods has been similarly honored my Menâ€™s Health.
GMOs, or Genetically Modified Organisms, may raise concerns of genes escaping from crops and having unknown effects on natural, wild species.
Company Planting 300 Acres of Fiber-Variety Flax in Kingstree, South Carolina; Commencing Growing Trials as Part of the Initiative PORTLAND, OR, Sept.
World yam collection in Nigeria provides ultimate rescue for African yam diversity in an initiative to conserve critical crop collections backed by the Global Crop Diversity Trust.
A new University of Georgia study has found that select varieties of sorghum bran have greater antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties than well-known foods such as blueberries and pomegranates.
Brassica rapa or Turnip Mustard is grown primarily as a leaf vegetable, root vegetable and an oilseed and is often referred to as a field mustard. Napa cabbage and turnip are members of this group. Varieties of this plant are used in experiments because they are easy to grow and require little attention and reach full maturity in 40 days. Some have even been used in botany experiments in space. Photo Copyright and Credit
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.