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2014-05-09 12:15:40

University of Virginia A new cultural psychology study has found that psychological differences between the people of northern and southern China mirror the differences between community-oriented East Asia and the more individualistic Western world – and the differences seem to have come about because southern China has grown rice for thousands of years, whereas the north has grown wheat. "It's easy to think of China as a single culture, but we found that China has very distinct...

Gluten-free Diet Reduces Type 1 Diabetes Risk In Mice
2014-05-09 05:25:39

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New experiments conducted in mice have discovered a possible link between a gluten-free diet and a reduced risk of developing type 1 diabetes, according to research published recently in the journal Diabetes. While late-night talk show hosts like Jimmy Kimmel have demonstrated that not everyone seems to understand exactly what gluten is (for the record, it’s actually a type of protein found in foods made using wheat, barley, rye...

2014-05-06 23:17:06

A newly expanded line of great tasting gluten-free products from WOW! Factor Desserts has been launched just in time for Celiac Awareness Month. These delicious products are endorsed by the Canadian Celiac Association’s Gluten-Free Certification Program (GFCP) and the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA). They are now being served at many major restaurant establishments across Canada and the United States. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The...

2014-05-06 23:11:40

The global oilseed market and grain seed market was $33,302.1 million in 2012 and is expected to reach $64,113.0 million by 2018, growing at a CAGR of 12.0% from 2013 to 2018 - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/oilseed-and-grain-seed-market-1215.html. (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The report, “Oilseed Market & Grain Seed Market By Types (Oilseed and Grain Seed), Biotech Trait (Herbicide Tolerant, Insecticide Resistant, Other Stacked Trait) & Geography (North America,...

2014-05-02 23:05:11

Now a $20 Billion Market, National Foundation for Celiac Awareness Asks People to Look Beyond Diet Fad, Understand Gluten-free Medical Story Chicago (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The burgeoning gluten-free market is now a $20 billion industry, according to new data released by SPINS, a consumer market insight firm. Unfortunately, ‘going gluten-free’ is often viewed simply as a popular dietary trend that expands on the low-carb diet craze. Many Americans fail to recognize its intimate...

2014-04-29 23:12:57

Join the Team Gluten-Free Week Without Wheat (Barley and Rye) Challenge to raise awareness of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF), today released a 7 Day Gluten-Free Meal Plan to help individuals diagnosed with celiac disease and other gluten-related disorders and their families ease the transition to a gluten-free diet. The gluten-free meal plan provides a clear and concise 7 day menu of three meals and two snacks...

2014-04-27 23:00:58

This report on oilseed market includes the market size of the global oilseed and grain seed in terms of value; http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/oilseed-and-grain-seed-market-1215.html. (PRWEB) April 27, 2014 The report, “Oilseed Market & Grain Seed Market by Types (Oilseed and Grain Seed), Biotech Trait (Herbicide Tolerant, Insecticide Resistant, Other Stacked Trait) & Geography (North America, Europe, South America, Asia-Pacific & Rest Of The World) - Global...

2014-04-23 23:14:16

The celebrity makeup artist line,Vincent Longo, has reformulated some of its most coveted products with a new gluten-free formula for those with gluten sensitivities, celiac disease and non-sufferers alike. #VLBeauty New York, New York (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Vincent Longo Cosmetics, the beauty and fashion insider's makeup brand of choice, has reformulated some of its most popular items to be gluten-free. Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley and rye, as well as many common food...

2014-04-22 08:34:24

Life-Changing Opportunity for Individuals with Celiac Disease and other Gluten-Related Disorders in Pasadena, CA June 7-8 LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF), the leading national organization improving the quality of life for all people affected by gluten-related disorders, today announces that over 3000 people are expected in Pasadena on June 7 - 8, 2014, for CDF's 20th Annual National Conference & Gluten-Free EXPO. (Photo:...

2014-04-08 12:33:27

Tighter Crop and Livestock Inventories Lift Market Sentiment DENVER, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Record-high animal protein and dairy prices, volatile grain and oilseed prices, and steady-to-lower cropland values reflect agricultural markets in transition, according to CoBank's new quarterly economic report. The U.S. grain markets continue to anticipate record crops in the coming year, leading to higher inventories and lower prices. While the large 2013-14 grain harvest pushed...


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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