Malaria-curing Herb Must Be Carefully Farmed - WHO
The effectiveness of an anti-malarial herbal drug could be damaged by overplanting of the Chinese shrub from which it is derived//, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday.
The artemisia annua (sweet wormwood) shrub must be more carefully farmed
to meet a growing global demand and ...
Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia Attack On Farmed Trout
A rare virus threatens the government by killing thousands of rainbow trout.Due to an outbreak, fishes were destroyed on a farm in Yorkshire//. A very first case of viral haemorrhagic septicaemia (VHS) attack on wild fish was noticed by fishery official across the catchment area of the river Ouse i...
Kaiser Permanente Honored for Efforts to Combat Obesity With 2009 Pioneering Innovation Award at Weight of the Nation Conference
The creation of more than 30 farmers markets at or near Kaiser Permanente facilities in six states that make healthy, sustainably farmed
food more convenient for members, employees, and residents in surrounding communities.
Posting of calorie counts on hospital cafeteria menu boar...
Farmed fish may pose risk for mad cow disease
...P. Friedland, M.D., questions the safety of eating farmed
fish in the June issue of the Journal of Alzheime... supply.
Friedland and his co-authors suggest farmed
fish could transmit Creutzfeldt Jakob disease--com... The risk of transmission of BSE to humans who eat farmed
fish would appear to be low because of perceived b...
Salmon of the America's Responds to PEW Environmental Group
... allegedly resulting from the medical treatment of farmed
Salmon of the Americas (SOTA) is obli...icant nutritional benefits obtained from consuming farmed
salmon from Chile.
Medicinal treatments for farmed
salmon are only applied when absolutely necessary ...
An Open Letter Regarding Recent Reports That Low-Fat Fish Like Tilapia Are Unhealthy (July 16, 2008)
...in total and saturated fats and high in
protein, they clearly can be part of a healthy diet.
U.S. Department of Agriculture statistics indicate that farmed
and catfish contain somewhat more omega-6 fatty acids than omega-3. Most
health experts (including organizations such as the American Heart
Popular Tilapia Might Not Help Heart
...ooked at the nutritional effect of an explosion in farmed
fish (increasing at an annual rate of 9.2 percent,...e the fatty acid composition of 30 widely consumed farmed
and wild fish.
trout and Atlantic salmon had relatively good conc...
Wake Forest researchers say popular fish contains potentially dangerous fatty acid combination
...arch revealed that farm-raised tilapia, as well as farmed
catfish, "have several fatty acid characteristics ...nd pork bacon is lower than the average serving of farmed
The article notes that the health bene... gas chromatography.
The researchers found that farmed
tilapia contained only modest amounts of omega-3 f...
Now You Can Have Your Fish and Enjoy It Too...
...ng meals which
feature the nutritional benefits consumers want, and the taste and quality
they deserve. They have selected quality Alaskan Pollock and farmed
from Thailand for Seafood Selections. In addition, the entrees feature
exciting and contemporary preparations such as tortilla and parmesan
Trial Date Set for Victim Hit by Ambulance
...as driving so fast that no one in the
intersection saw or heard any warning until the ambulance slammed into Mr.
The Del Barba family has farmed
in Oakley since 1935 and are well-known
and popular members of this community in the Sacramento Delta. The
community is stunned at Mr. Del Barba's inj...
Farmed in Medical Technology
Game Commission Announces EHD Confirmed in Fayette County
...; Greene; Lawrence; Washington; and Westmoreland.
EHD also was confirmed in farmed
deer in Franklin County, but no wild,
free-roaming deer have been found inf...11, the state
Agriculture Department announced that it had confirmed EHD in farmed
in Franklin County. EHD has been confirmed in cattle in Franklin, Some...
Farmed in Medical Dictionary
... is a process whereby fluids ... pastuer, pastuerization, organic milk, raw milk, shelf life, taste ... Pasteurization Greenhouse Gases Free farmed
vs Organic Just Say No To GMO's ... Brief and Straightforward Guide: What is Pasteurization ? ... The process of pasteurization is named after ...
Farmed in Biological News
Escapee farmed salmon infiltrate fitter wild populations
There is growing concern about the threats that farmed
Atlantic salmon escapees constitute to wild salmon populations.
Consumers and environmentalists are concerned about farmed
salmon yet heritable changes that have accumulated in farmed
strains at the genetic level are largely unknown.
Research project to boost European fish farming
...f fish so that the problems that arise in relation to the life processes of farmed
fish can be tackled. Examples of such problems are disruption during larval...project we will be primarily conducting research on the four most important farmed
species in Europe, Atlantic salmon, rainbow trout, sea bream and European s...
Aquaculture's growth seen as continuing
...than meat, coffee, tea, bananas, and rice combined.
Among the most potentially harmful effects of aquaculture, according to Diana, are the escape of farmed
species that then become invasive, pollution of local waters by effluent, especially from freshwater systems, and land-use change associated with shr...
Ocean fish farming harms wild fish, study says
...iculty finding food and escaping predators, causing higher death rates. But farmed
fish are not only fed, they are also protected from predators by their cage... local wild fish still decline. Also, there is a critical stocking level of farmed
fish. If a sea-cage system is stocked above the critical level, local wild ...
Study: Bird diversity lessens human exposure to West Nile Virus
...rbanized areas where bird diversity suffers."
The most common 'reservoir' species that urbanites and suburbanites and even rural dwellers in heavily farmed
landscapes see are crows, grackles, house finches, blue jays, sparrows and American robins, with the robin being the most prolific carrier of WNV. R...
Thinking it through: Scientists call for policy to guide biofuels industry toward sustainability
...llo and 22 co-authors call for science-based policy in the emerging global biofuels industry, which by 2050 could command as much land as is currently farmed
"The identification of unintended consequences early in the development of alternative fuel strategies will help to avoid costly mistake...
Surviving the revolution, easier than withstanding human use and abuse
... 196 acres of hilly forest and a small salt marsh. Native Americans lived in the nearby caves before European occupation. Under the Dutch, Jan Dyckman farmed
this part of New Amsterdam and planted apple orchards.
Both British and American forces controlled the area at various times during the Revolution...
Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar receives Soil Stewardship Award
... Society of America on July 17.
A fifth generation Coloradan, Senator Salazar grew up on a ranch in Colorado's San Luis Valley where his family has farmed
and ranched the land since homesteading. The Senator serves on both the Agriculture and Energy and Natural Resources Committees where he is known as a...
New round of Environmental Venture Projects from Stanford's Woods Institute
Here are the five projects awarded EVP grants this year:
Social and Environmental Transformation in Chile's Aquaculture Industry, 1950-2000: farmed
salmon is Chile's third largest export, but the explosive growth of the industry has led to sweeping environmental and social changes. This project wi...
New study points to agriculture in frog sexual abnormalities
...e abnormalities in wild toads toads are a variety of frogs -- from heavily farmed
areas with frogs from both partially farmed
and completely suburban areas. In so doing, it highlights the difference be...
Farmed in Biological Technology
South African Farmers Increase Plantings of Genetically Modified Crops
...of maize is important to me because I can grow enough to feed my family and also have some surplus leftover to sell," says Sithole, who, in 2000, farmed
25 acres (10 hectares) of land and today farms 37.5 acres (15 hectares). "Previously, I failed to make this farm produce as much as it could, bu...
Governor tells UW to scrap network plans
... year about a unified network crumbled when the DOA would not let the university build and operate it, and the university would not let its portion be farmed
out to a private contractor.
The state's BadgerNet and the university's WiscNet are already independent, with some overlap. This May, the governor ...
Whitewater upgrades tech degree program
...more and more important within the world economy.
"We're dealing with a global infrastructure of IT talent," Oravec said. "Lots of jobs are getting farmed
out to India, Dublin, places outside of the U.S., and what we are trying to do is to equip students to have both the managerial and the design backgro...
Proposed Illinois broadband act falls short
...an a 32-device LAN or put in a couple wireless routers, it's not a big issue. Right? Wrong. Does CMS have enough people to do the job or would this be farmed
out to someone like AT&T? With whom would you have a better comfort level?
One of benefits of having a monopoly is that it's easy to set and mainta...
Detection of Variation in Highly Polymorphic Mhc Genes by Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis Using the DCode System
...as stock identification
in mixed stock fisheries, escapement enumeration within river systems,
and the identification of escaped farmed
fish, to name a few.
The DGGE methodology described herein can be used on any region of DNA
with nucleotide sequence variation. B...