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2015-02-27 08:30:56

DENVER, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Farmland Partners Inc. (NYSEMKT:FPI) (the "Company") appointed Dr.

2015-02-16 23:02:06

Allprovide Launches With Wholesome, Real Ingredients For Dogs and Cats NORCROSS, GA (PRWEB) February 16, 2015

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2015-02-16 12:07:29

A genetically modified apple that won’t turn brown after its been sliced has been approved by the US Department of Agriculture, reigniting the debate about the safety of GMO foods.

2015-02-06 23:07:12

Telehealth project is the only one of its kind aimed at children in foster care Olathe, KS (PRWEB) February 06, 2015 KVC Health Systems is expanding

2015-02-05 23:03:18

Based off the core values of being “Pure, Organic and True,” Shoosha is excited to introduce a line including two newly reformulated products designed for the sensitive skin of babies that

2015-01-30 23:10:19

Health Food Emporium is very excited to announce a new USDA organic, Non-GMO Project verified and vegan plant protein powder that tastes great – Organic Plant Protein by Garden of Life.

2015-01-26 12:24:59

-Throw a winning big game party that will be the talk of the season- WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Jan.

2015-01-05 16:25:48

Represents a Novel Approach to Treating B-cell Lymphoma in Dogs KANSAS CITY, Kan., Jan.

2014-12-23 08:25:32

Top Selling Multivitamins Resonate With Consumers WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec.


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Brangus Cattle
2014-07-12 11:06:20

The Brangus is a breed of beef cattle that originated in 1912 in the United States. It was developed by crossing the Angus cattle and Brahman cattle by the Brangus organization that was formed in 1949. The early development of the Brangus was achieved by the USDA at their Experiment Station in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The intent of the Brangus was to have a desirable beef cattle with the natural ability to thrive in adverse conditions from the Brahman. During the 1930s experimental breeding...

2012-06-14 08:08:15

Symbol: USFI61 Group: Lichen Family: Parmeliaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   USCA5 Usnea caucasica Vain.   USDA Usnea dasypoga auct.   USES Usnea esthonica Rasanen   USFL2 Usnea flagellata Mot.   USSU61 Usnea sublaxa Vain. Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales...

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Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.