3 days ago · Genetically modified crops (GM crops) are genetically modified plants that are used in agriculture.The first crops developed were used for animal or human food and provide resistance to certain pests, diseases, environmental conditions, spoilage or chemical treatments (e.g. resistance to a herbicide).
6 days ago · According to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), in 2007, the United Kingdom had 274,000 hives, Italy had 1,091,630, and France 1,283,810. In 2008, the British Beekeepers Association reported the bee population in the United Kingdom dropped by around 30% between 2007 and 2008, and an EFSA study revealed that in Italy the mortality rate was 40–50%.
1 day ago · Potato Potato cultivars appear in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes. Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Tracheophytes Clade: Angiosperms Clade: Eudicots Clade: Asterids Order: Solanales Family: Solanaceae Genus: Solanum Species: S. tuberosum Binomial name Solanum tuberosum L. Synonyms List Battata tuberosa (L.) Hill Larnax sylvarum subsp. novogranatensis N.W.Sawyer ...
5 days ago · Before the coronavirus pandemic, tourist-dependent Nevada had a notorious attraction: It was the only place in America where someone could legally pay for sex. Legal brothels have been shuttered for nearly a year, leaving sex workers to offer less-lucrative alternatives like online dates or nonsexual escort services.
Feb 18, 2021 · QAnon (/ ˌ k j uː ə ˈ n ɒ n /), or simply Q, is a disproven and discredited far-right conspiracy theory alleging that a secret cabal of Satan-worshipping, cannibalistic pedophiles is running a global child sex-trafficking ring and plotted against former U.S. president Donald Trump while he was in office.
5 days ago · Food handlers should be informed of the potential hazards caused by holding foil-wrapped potatoes at ambient temperatures after cooking.  In 2002, fourteen Alaskans ate muktuk (whale blubber) from a beached whale, resulting in eight of them developing botulism, with two of the affected requiring mechanical ventilation .
Vaccine hesitancy is becoming an increasing concern, particularly in industrialized nations. For example, one study surveying parents in Europe found that 12–28% of surveyed parents expressed doubts about vaccinating their children. Several studies have assessed socioeconomic and cultural factors associated with vaccine hesitancy.
6 days ago · This all-organic take on the comfort food classic is GMO-free and uses pinto beans and tofu instead of beef or chicken to provide the protein. Each bowl packs 16 grams of that important macronutrient, as well as more than a third of your daily fiber, 40% of your vitamin C and 20% each of your day’s iron and vitamin A.
5 days ago · Animal husbandry is the branch of agriculture concerned with animals that are raised for meat, fibre, milk, eggs, or other products.It includes day-to-day care, selective breeding and the raising of livestock.
4 days ago · The Bozeman Daily Chronicle is the newspaper of record for Bozeman and southwest Montana -- Empowering the Community.