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2015-03-25 12:22:42

Integrating advanced technology is one example of FPL's commitment to building a stronger, smarter electric grid JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company

2015-03-25 12:21:55

DALLAS, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has purchased a wind tunnel that is one of only two of its kind in the United States, and is planning key improvements to the

2015-03-25 12:21:22

WASHINGTON, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A large group of national trade associations representing manufacturers, farmers and energy producers today announced they have formed the Rail

2015-03-25 08:39:09

TESSCO Technologies offers RADWIN's high-capacity wireless broadband portfolio throughout the USA TEL AVIV, Israel, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RADWIN (http://www.radwin.com),

2015-03-25 08:39:07

In partnership with Japanese digital marketing and information services firms, company sees significant opportunity to enable optimized experiences in world's 3rd largest economy TOKYO,

2015-03-25 08:35:25

SANTA CLARA, California, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognized by HousingWire for its Leading-edge Customized Mortgage Technology Solutions Tavant Technologies,

2015-03-25 08:31:56

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

2015-03-25 08:31:27

Groundbreaking Study Counters U.S.

2015-03-25 08:30:25

Beginning today, integration to focus on enhancing productivity MUMBAI, India, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.


Latest United States Reference Libraries

American Bullfrog, Rana catesbeiana
2014-10-29 12:35:03

The American Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana), frequently simply known as the bullfrog in Canada and the United States, is an aquatic frog, a member of the Ranidae family, or “true frogs”. this species has traditionally been categorized as Rana catesbeiana, but there is some dispute as to whether Lithobates catesbeianus is a more correct name. This frog inhabits large and permanent bodies of water, such as swamps, ponds, and lakes, where it is normally found along the waters edge. The male...

Gulf Coast Native
2014-10-07 10:36:07

The Gulf Coast native, also known as the Louisiana Scrub or the Gulf Coast sheep, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to the Gulf Coast of the United States. The origin of this breed can be traced back to the Churra sheep that were brought to the area by Spanish explorers during the fifteenth century. Other breeds were later introduced into the bloodline including sheep from France and Britain. For many years these sheep roamed free and were able to adapt to the conditions in the area...

Texas Tan Tarantula, Aphonopelma anax
2014-09-22 16:22:24

Texas Tan Tarantulas (Aphonopelma anax) is a species of spider belonging to the family Theraphosidae. The spider is very desirable as a pet because of its docile nature. Like most Aphonopelma species, it has a very slow rate of growing. It is one of the largest tarantulas found in the United States, as it commonly reaches a leg span of five inches at full maturity, and sometimes reaches six inches. It is similar in coloration to Aphonopelma hentzi, but considerably darker. It can be found...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

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cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
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