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wheat genome draft sequence
2014-07-18 06:07:57

An international team of researchers has successfully completed the chromosome-based draft of the bread wheat genome, giving them the first-ever genetic blueprint of the crop grown on over 500 million acres worldwide and used to produce nearly 700 million tons of food annually.

2014-07-11 23:06:29

The natural and organic supermarket, owned by King Kullen but operated independently, is opening a new location in West Islip. Bethpage, NY (PRWEB) July 11,

2014-07-09 23:00:19

Corbin Relies On Carbohydrates, Proteins and Hydration for Running Performance Missoula, MT (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 “Montana Made” triathlete and Ironman

2014-07-09 16:26:29

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Gluten-Free Products Market by Type (Bakery & Confectionery, Snacks, Breakfast Cereals, Baking Mixes & Flour and Meat & Poultry Products), Sales Channel (Natural & Conventional)

2014-07-07 12:29:03

DALLAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Gluten-Free Products Market by Type (Bakery & Confectionery, Snacks, Breakfast Cereals, Baking Mixes & Flour,

2014-07-05 12:20:34

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Feed Fats & Proteins Market by Source (Animals, Plants & Others), by Livestock (Ruminant, Poultry, Aqua, Swine & Equine) & by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific

Locusts Get Their Optimum Diet Depending On How Hot I Is
2014-07-02 03:50:42

If you are a locust, the most nutritious plant to eat depends on the ambient temperature. Scientists at the University of Sydney, Australia, have discovered that locusts choose their food and then where they digest it according to how hot it is.

2014-07-01 23:08:36

Angelic Bakehouse, a leading producer of sprouted whole grain breads, buns, flatbreads and pizza crusts, is pleased to announce that its sprouted products are now available at all 19 Heinen’s

2014-06-30 23:03:08

Web-based company Chunk Fitness has published a new article on their website discussing gluten and the various food sources it is found in. Chicago, IL (PRWEB)

2014-06-27 16:24:35

WINNIPEG, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into effect on July 1, 2014 in Eastern Canada.


Latest Wheat Reference Libraries

Cash crop
2013-08-05 12:49:51

Cash crop is a term used to reference a profitable crop for farmers. Plants like cotton and tobacco are a few cash crops farmer tend to deal with. These crops do not stay with the farmer for their livestock feed or used in the home, rather, in many cases they are exported; thus creating revenue for the farmer. The price of cash crops is largely based on supply and demand in more developed countries, where the supply is actually coming from lesser developed areas. When a bumper crop, that...

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2013-03-16 00:00:00

Aaron Aaronsohn (1876-May 15, 1919) was a renowned Romanian-born Jewish agronomist, botanist, traveler, entrepreneur, and Zionist politician. He was born in Bacău, Romania, and brought Palestine, then part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire, at the age of six, when his parents were among the founders of Zichron Yaakov, one of the pioneer Jewish agricultural settlements of the First Aliyah. After his study in France, Aaron Aaronsohn botanically mapped Palestine and its surroundings and...

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Word of the Day
deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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