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Discovery Should Save Wheat Farmers Millions Of Dollars
2013-10-10 07:18:02

McGill University Epigenetic factors identified as key to preventing loss of wheat caused by rain and high humidity The global wheat industry sometimes loses as much as $1 billion a year because prolonged rainfall and high humidity contribute to grains germinating before they are fully mature. The result is both a lower yield of wheat and grains of inferior quality. This phenomenon, known as pre-harvest sprouting or PHS, has such important economic repercussions for farmers around the...

2013-10-03 23:35:54

Gluten-free cooking expert, Carol Fenster, author of 125 Gluten-Free Vegetarian Recipes, celebrates October as National Vegetarian Awareness Month with tips for vegetarians who are also gluten-free. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Gluten-free cooking expert, Carol Fenster, author of 125 Gluten-Free Vegetarian Recipes, celebrates October as National Vegetarian Awareness Month with tips for vegetarians who are also gluten-free. "With over 22 million Americans following a...

2013-10-02 23:33:02

The first national gifting company is expanding into gluten-free cookie bouquets to serve the growing number of Americans with food allergies. Plano, TX (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Texas-based Cookies by Design, known for its hand-decorated designs and personalized gift baskets, is rolling out a new line of gluten-free cookie gifts. Cookies by Design will chip into the $4.5 billion industry October 1, making its new gluten-free treats available nationwide to more than 100 franchise stores...

2013-09-30 23:44:33

Living gluten-free isn't cheap but Gluten Free Frenzy the #1 gluten-free giveaway site™ wants to make it easier this holiday season with their annual giveaway event that features thousands of dollars worth of great products. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Those living gluten-free have even more reason to rejoice this holiday season with the return of the 25 Days of Gluten-Free Giveaways™ online community event which is hosted by Gluten Free Frenzy your #1 gluten-free...

2013-09-30 23:31:20

Whether Essential or By Choice, It’s Now Easier than Ever to Enjoy Allergy-Friendly Foods as Part of a Healthy Lifestyle Bloomingdale, Ill. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 For the more than 15 million Americans – including nearly one in every 13 children – who have food allergies, living allergen- and gluten-free doesn’t have to be the hassle or burden it once was.* The new Living Now™ line of allergy-friendly foods from NOW® Foods makes it easier than ever to enjoy modified...


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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
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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