Importance of Hygiene to Be Emphasized For Health Acre Workers
According to the research conducted by Mary-Louise McLaws, of the University of New South Wales it was found that health workers often failed to wash //their hands after every patient which resulted in increased cross infections among patients. She said that failing to wash their hands is due to t...
Mayor Menino Joins The Salvation Army to Celebrate the Groundbreaking of the Kroc Community Center
... children and teens in the Uphams-Dudley section of the City, this project will provide enormous opportunities to improve their lives."
The 6.5 acre
Kroc Center campus will serve thousands of local residents and families -- including more than 19,000 children -- residing in the Uphams-Dudley neighb...
World's First Animatronic Animal Therapy Program Set to Open
...g its 12 years of operation, used live dolphins to provide therapy to more than 4,000 children and adults with special needs from 60 countries. The 9 acre
facility on Florida's Gulf Coast will also feature a sensory trail , miniature horses , therapy dogs , art, music and parent training .
World War II Air Force Veteran Remembers 'Kisses' Sweeter Than Wine
...lease contact Don Picciano, Jr. or visit www.copelandoaks.com .
About Copeland Oaks Retirement Community:
Copeland Oaks is a scenic 250+ acre
senior living retirement community catering to adults seeking independent living, assisted living, rehabilitation care, urgent care, short and long te...
Korein Tillery Takes Herbicide Atrazine Case to the Court of Public Opinion
... entitled 'Atrazine Herbicide - Best Management Practices for the Little Arkansas River Watershed' (MF-2768), it stated: "Atrazine is a low cost per acre
herbicide, but there may be environmental costs that should be considered when using it." In the study, there is a chart reflecting average samplings...
Nostrum Pharmaceuticals Obtains Worldwide Licensing Rights From IMTECH for Clinical Development of the Small Molecule Caerulomycin and Its Proprietary Derivatives for Their Novel Indication of Immunosuppression
...stablishing a pipeline of novel, patented biopharmaceutical therapeutic protein drugs by identifying emerging technologies worldwide. Located on a 25 acre
campus in Chandigarh, India, IMTECH is a research institute for basic and applied biomedical and microbiological research.
Gyrodyne to Acquire Fairfax Medical Center for $13.2 Million
...cians and their patients."
About the Company
Gyrodyne owns a 68 acre
site approximately 50 miles east of New York City on the north shore of Lon...a limited partner in the Callery Judge Grove, L.P., which owns a 3,500 plus acre
property in Palm Beach County, Florida. Gyrodyne's common stock is traded o...
SantaFe Senior Living Announces Leadership Transition
...ge Retirement Village, located in The
Town of Cutler Bay, is also in the final planning stage for a partial $125
million redevelopment of its lush, 76 acre
campus. East Ridge serves 300
seniors. And, The Terraces at Bonita Springs, a new senior living community
that combines independent, assisted living ...
Live Chickens on Trucks Could Transmit Dangerous Germs
...Delmarva Peninsula, a coastal region shared by Maryland, Delaware and Virginia. The peninsula has one of the highest densities of broiler chickens per acre
in the United States. The researchers collected air and surface samples from cars driving two to three car lengths behind poultry trucks for a distanc...
Browning/Duke LLC and Medco Donate Land in Anson to Morning Dove
... 14+ acre
Parcel will be New Home of Therapeutic Riding Center
INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medco Health Solutions,
Inc. (NYSE: MHS ) and ...
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Acre in Biological News
American Chemical Society's Weekly Presspac -- June 17, 2009
...o the seafloor, and deposit their shells and oil into the sediments. Estimates suggest that live diatoms could make 10−200 times as much oil per acre
of cultivated area compared to oil seeds, Gordon says.
"We propose ways of harvesting oil from diatoms, using biochemical engineering and also ...
Study highlights massive imbalances in global fertilizer use
...government subsidized, the average grain yield per acre
grew 98 percent between 1977 and 2005, while nitro...na use about 525 pounds of nitrogen fertilizer per acre
(588 kilograms per hectare) annually--releasing about 200 pounds of excess nitrogen per acre
(227 kilograms per hectare) into the environment. ...
Climate change driving Michigan mammals north
...sons. The Huron Mountain Club, an 18,000-acre tract of pristine forest in Michigan's Upper Peninsula owned by a private association, includes a 6,400- acre
research area where scientists are allowed to carry out field work. The non-profit Huron Mountain Wildlife Foundation has funded three animal surveys ...
Ben-Gurion University research and technology used in new solar energy farm
...logies," said Israel's President Shimon Peres before cutting the ceremonial ribbon with the help of children from Kibbutz Kvusat Yavne, where the half acre
farm is located. "As I stand here looking at this solar farm, I feel great pride in my heart that such a small country has such great minds."
UNH: Pavement sealcoat a source of toxins in stormwater runoff
As part of this N.H. Sea Grant-funded research, one-quarter acre
of a parking lot located near the UNHSC was covered with coal tar-based sealcoat and one-third acre
was covered with asphalt-based sealcoat. The remainder of the nine-acre lot...
Nanofarming technology harvest biofuel oils without harming algae
...nd Materials) and EN certified biodiesel.
The potential of algae for fuel is tremendous as up to 10,000 gallons of oil
may be produced on a single acre
of land. The DOE estimates that if algae
fuel replaced all the petroleum fuel in the United States, it would require only
15,000 square miles, which...
Tiny super-plant can clean up animal waste and be used for ethanol production
...ng duckweed on hog wastewater can produce five to six times more starch per acre
than corn, according to researcher Dr. Jay Cheng. This means that ethanol p... that has the potential to produce significantly more ethanol feedstock per acre
than corn; exploit existing corn-based ethanol production processes for fas...
Researchers examine bacterial rice diseases, search for genetic solutions
...aple for more than half the world's population. In the United States, rice is planted on almost 3 million acres with yields of around 7,000 pounds per acre
in 2007, according the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
American producers grow 95 percent of the rice eaten in this country and the United States i...
Flies may spread drug-resistant bacteria from poultry operations
...along the Delmarva Peninsulaa coastal region shared by Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, which has one of the highest densities of broiler chickens per acre
in the United States. The analysis by the research team isolated antibiotic-resistant enterococci and staphylococci bacteria from both flies and litte...
Transporting broiler chickens could spread antibiotic-resistant organisms
...ed on the Delmarva Peninsulaa coastal region shared by Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, which has one of the highest densities of broiler chickens per acre
in the United States. Ana M. Rule, PhD, a research associate in the Bloomberg School's Department of Environmental Health Sciences, along with profess...
Acre in Biological Technology
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Signs Biopharmaceutical Company, Lilly, as Anchor New York City Tenant at the Alexandria Center for Science and Technology
...er, as well as space for clinical and translational research and development. There will also be a notable restaurant, cafe, fitness center and a one acre
landscaped science park, with stunning East River views. Located in Manhattan's East Side life science/medical corridor, the science park will capita...
Monsanto, BASF Scientists Disclose Discovery of Gene Conferring Drought Tolerance in Corn Plants
...ar in the Western Great Plains, drought-tolerant corn met or exceeded the 6 percent to 10 percent target yield enhancement - about 7 to 10 bushels per acre
in some of the key drought-prone areas in the United States where average yields range from 70 to 130 bushels per acre.
Drought-tolerant corn t...
DuPont Leader: Agriculture is Up to Global Productivity Challenge
... practices and new technologies have helped U.S. maize growers increase average corn yields 40 percent in the last 20 years - reaching 154 bushels per acre
in 2008. However, maize yields in many parts of the world lag far behind the United States. In China and Brazil, the world's second and third larges...
Batman Teams with Senator Katherine Laforge to Help Free America from OPEC
...lace fossil fuels is the use of algae as the crop for the production of biodiesel. Algae can be grown on land unsuitable for food-crops and its annual acre
output is from 2000 to 20000 gallons per year depending on the algae strain and how it is grown. Many individuals are harvesting algae that can be gro...
NCSRP Research Director: "Earlier Planting can Increase Soybean Yields"
...Soybean Planting Date Study shows an average yield loss of 0.4 bushels per acre
per day when soybean planting is delayed past the first week in May. And a ... all university agronomists agree on: Dropping 225,000 to 250,000 seeds per acre
is way too high. With the price of seed, that's good news for growers."...
New Collaboration Aims To Expand Seed-Based Technologies, Benefit Farmers
... ST. LOUIS and DURHAM, N.C., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As farmers
look to get more out of each acre
of farmland, St. Louis-based Monsanto
(NYSE: MON ) is exploring unique ways to discover and deliver more desirable
traits through the seed. Monsanto...
Verenium Announces First Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol Project
...s is believed to have many benefits over first-generation ethanol including, the use of non-food feedstock, substantially greater yield of ethanol per acre
of feedstock, minimal exposure to volatile commodity price risks, and a more favorable environmental impact.
DuPont Acquires Ag Data Management Business to Enhance Information Solutions for Growers
... terms were not disclosed.
"MapShots enhances the services available from Pioneer that help customers get the right product on the right acre
and maximize their profitability," said Sue Hoover, marketing director, Pioneer North America. "Today's announcement demonstrates our conti...
Matching Genetics, Technology and Management Practices Critical to Meeting Strong Demand for Agricultural Crops
...oneer® brand products showing a 2.9 bushel per acre
yield advantage versus similar competitive product...; seed corn products are averaging 5.5 bushels per acre
better than competitive “double stacks.&rdqu... herbicide tolerance are averaging 7.1 bushels per acre
better than competitive hybrids with herbicide tol...
VIASPACE Plants Biofuel & Animal Feed Grass and Signs Land Lease in China
...edlings rather than seeds. In tropical and subtropical areas such as Southern China, it can yield four crops per year and up to 156 tons of grass per acre
VIASPACE also signed a 15 year lease on agricultural land in Heyuan city in Guangdong Province, China. The lease was signed last w...
Acre in Biological Dictionary
...ination management This article is missing citations or needs footnotes. ... 2 Importance of pollination management. 2.1 Number of hives needed per acre
(4, ... Pollination is the transfer of pollen from a stamen to a pistil. ... Flowering plants have several different parts that are important i...