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2012-12-21 05:03:47

The grain industry applauds the U. S. Department of Agriculture´s (USDA) decision to suspend daily and weekly maximum quantities placed on grains, meats, and meat alternatives for the school year 2012-2013. (PRWEB) December 20, 2012 The grain industry applauds the U. S. Department of Agriculture´s (USDA) decision to suspend daily and weekly maximum quantities placed on grains, meats, and meat alternatives for the school year 2012-2013, saying the action is positive for both school...

2012-12-19 05:03:59

More Americans are concerned with the dangers of gluten in their diet, so Bell & Evans, makers of The Excellent Chicken, offers these excellent tips for a gluten-free holiday. Fredericksburg, PA (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 As more restaurants across the country are striving to accommodate a growing number of Americans with gluten and wheat allergies, Bell & Evans continues to lead the market with a complete line of entrees and snacks that ensure great tasting, gluten-free foods are...

2012-12-15 05:03:05

Although health-related trends affecting meat consumption limit demand, export demand from emerging economies keeps revenue buoyant. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Farm Animal Feed Production industry to its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 In the past several decades, marked changes in livestock production have paralleled shifts in farm animal feed formulation. Bolstered by spikes in feed prices and...

2012-12-02 05:04:31

Gluten Free and Celiac Awareness Nights as well the first ever print Gluten Free Calendar featuring 12 of the most influential individuals will help raise proceeds and awareness for celiac disease and gluten sensitivity research and support. Gilbert, AZ (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Gluten Free Calendar, host to national Gluten Free and Celiac Awareness Nights with professional athletic teams and creators of the directory website, http://www.glutenfreecalendar.com, now grace the world with a...

Carbon Dioxide Reduces Crop Yields
2012-12-01 10:45:02

April Flowers for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Atmospheric carbon dioxide content continues its climb, heating up the climate. For plants, however, the gas is a necessary part of their survival. It provides the carbon needed to produce glucose and other important substances, leading scientists to question if more carbon dioxide is better. The answer isn't as simple as that, unfortunately. The plants used for our most basic food supply today have not been bred for vertical...


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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
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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