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2010-12-09 06:20:00

A Federal Reserve report showed Wednesday that electronic payments have swelled in the United States to more than 75 percent of all non-cash payments as check usage continues to decline. In the period studied -- 2006 to 2009 -- all types of US electronic payments grew, except for credit cards, the report said. Wire transfers were not included in the tri-annual study, whose latest edition spans the worst US recession since the Great Depression and a worldwide financial meltdown after the...

2010-12-02 01:55:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies Inc, (CTi) (OTC Bulletin Board: CVAT, Frankfurt, Berlin & Stuttgart: WTC). The 8th Euro Fed Lipid Congress was held in Munich, Germany from November 21 - 24, 2010. http://www.eurofedlipid.org/meetings/munich/. The European Federation for the Science and Technology of Lipids congresses are recognized as annual "don't miss this!" event of the Lipids, Fats and Oils world with up to 850 delegates, including 200...

2010-11-30 09:19:00

ASHBURN, Va., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SteelCloud, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SCLD) a leading developer of mobility computing appliance solutions, today announced that SteelWorks® FedMobile(TM) VM software appliance for the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server has achieved VMware Ready(TM) status. This designation indicates that FedMobile VM has passed a detailed evaluation and testing process managed by VMware and is now listed on the VMware Partner Product...

2010-11-10 03:30:00

MADISON, N.J., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Newly published findings indicate that infants fed a lower protein infant formula developed by Pfizer Nutrition gained weight at a similar rate to those who were breastfed,(1) according to a study published online today in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Pfizer Nutrition has always recognized that breast milk is the best source of infant nutrition. The study established that infants fed a new, lower-protein infant formula...

2010-11-03 15:05:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeffrey Nichols, Senior Economic Advisor to Rosland Capital (www.roslandcapital.com), had the following commentary based on recent market activity and the week ahead: Gold thrives on political and economic uncertainty . . . and we've got plenty of that following the Republican victories this week and the Fed's Wednesday afternoon announcement that it is embarking on another large dose of monetary stimulus. We reiterate our long-term forecast that...

2010-11-01 11:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- After decades of sitting, begging and playing dead; extensive lobbying efforts within the canine community have finally been rewarded - the quality meat people eat is finally available in a pet food. With the introduction of the Original Pet Food Company's complete line of dog and cat meals made from organic, grass-fed beef, the days of pets relying upon table scraps is over. "With the sustainable, organic, grass-fed beef revolution well...

2010-11-01 07:59:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Several recent polls have shown how few people are well-informed on important subjects. In fact, recent Harris Polls have shown how few people know what is in the health care reform bill, commonly called Obamacare by its critics. Now, a new Harris Poll shows how many people do not know enough about major leaders in Washington to have opinions about them. Majorities of Americans do not know enough to have opinions about Defense Secretary Robert...

2010-10-28 00:00:44

30 year meat veteran Ross Arrington creating new supply chain for 6 butcher shops Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 27, 2010 Bill the Butcher Inc. (OTCBB:BILB.OB), a Seattle-based retailer that sells organic and natural grass-fed meats, has promoted Ross Arrington from Head Butcher and Buyer to Director of Operations. Arrington brings a lifetime of work that includes working in the meat department of large wholesalers and grocery chains including Associated Grocers, Safeway Inc. and Whole...

2010-10-25 06:47:00

CLEVELAND, October 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Reserve Banks and Equens have successfully processed the first automated clearinghouse payments via a new standardized channel for low-value cross-border payments between the United States and Europe. U.S. Bank and DZ BANK are the first banks to use this new channel. In 2009, the Federal Reserve Banks and Equens announced a strategic collaboration for the processing of cross-border payments, later extending this collaboration to...

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2010-10-19 09:35:00

As consumer demand for naturally raised beef continues to increase, researchers at the University of Illinois have discovered that naturally raised beef can be produced effectively for this niche market as long as a substantial premium is offered to cover additional production and transportation costs. Naturally raised beef is produced without hormones or antibiotics, whereas traditional systems take advantage of technologies the industry offers such as ionophores like...


Latest US Federal Reserve Reference Libraries

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2007-04-10 14:06:21

A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...

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2007-04-10 14:01:52

Common goldfish are a type of goldfish with no other modifications from their ancestors other than their color. Most varieties of fancy goldfish were derived from this simple breed. Common goldfish come in a variety of colors including red, orange/gold, white, black and yellow or 'lemon' goldfish. As pets The Common goldfish has become a popular pet around the world. They are hardier than fancier fish, able to live in a variety of conditions ranging from aquariums to outdoor ponds, and...

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2005-09-07 20:33:37

Apocrita is a suborder of insects in the order Hymenoptera. The Apocrita include wasps, bees and ants, and are comprised of many families. They include the most advanced Hymenoptera and are distinguished from the Symphyta by the narrow waist joining two segments of the abdomen. The ovipositor of the female either extends freely or is retracted, and is converted into a sting for both for defense and for paralyzing prey. Larvae are legless, and may feed either inside a host or in a nest....

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2005-06-15 14:56:25

Rodrigues day gecko (Phelsuma edwardnewtoni) is a now extinct diurnal species of geckos. It lived on the island of Rodrigues and typically inhabited forests and dwelt in trees. The Rodrigues day gecko fed on insects and nectar. Scientific synonyms Phelsuma edwardnewtoni VINSON & VINSON 1969 Phelsuma newtoni BOULENGER 1884 Phelsuma edwardnewtoni - KLUGE 1993 Phelsuma edwardnewtoni - RÖSLER 2000: 101 Description This day gecko is now extinct. It was described also as P....

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