Food

Chemical Discovery Gets Reluctant Seeds To Sprout – Could Help Increase Food Supply

Seeds that would otherwise lie dormant will spring to life with the aid of a new chemical discovered by a UC Riverside-led team. Plants have the ability to perceive drought. When they do, they emit a hormone that helps them hold on to water. This same hormone, ABA, sends a message to seeds that it isn’t a good time to germinate, leading to lower crop yields and less food in places where it’s…
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Senate Committee commends Ikeja Electric on improved service delivery, innovative ideas in power sector

Ikeja Electric Plc, Nigeria’s largest power distribution company has been commended for improved service delivery and innovative ideas by the Senate Committee on Privatization and Commercialization during their oversight visit to the company. The Committee’s Chairman, Senator Theodore Orji, expressed concern over the outstanding N70.96 billion debt being owed the DisCo by its customers…
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20 Almond Flour Recipes That Make Gluten-Free Baking Easy

Five easy, tasty recipes for students on a budget

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Kids need the COVID-19 jab for herd immunity

Credit: Towfiqu BarbhuiyaJames Cook University scientists have developed a new model to track the COVID pandemic—and it’s telling them Australia should now prioritize delivering the Pfizer vaccine to 12-40 year-olds. Epidemiologist Professor Emma McBryde and mathematician Dr. Michael Meehan from JCU’s Australian…
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Solo mum forgoes food to pay for car loan after lender mistake

Business 28 Sep, 2021 04: 25 AM3 minutes to readA woman was approved for a car loan that she couldn’t afford. Photo / 123RFA solo mum with three children was forced to forgo food in order to cover loan repayments for a car after her lender had under-estimated the woman’s living costs. The case was recently highlighted by dispute resolution service, Financial Services Complaints…
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Devon Sawa Recalls Kids' Reactions to Seeing Him in 'Casper' and 'Chucky'

Not the dad they’re used to! Although Devon Sawa has starred in many famous movies over the years, his kids still only see him as their father. “It was weird. I put on Casper for my son to watch and you know, I come down the stairs and I kiss Christina [Ricci] and say, ‘Can I keep you?’ And he looked — he was 5 at the time — and he looked so confused,” Sawa, 42, told Us Weekly…
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Egg Thrown At French President Macron During Food Trade Fair

French President Emmanuel Macron was hit at the shoulder Monday by an egg thrown at him by a man during a visit to an international food trade fair in the French city of Lyon. A video of the incident, widely shared on the social media, shows Macron walking through the crowd when an egg bounced off him without breaking. Two bodyguards can be seen immediately getting closer to the president to…
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Wall decor ideas and how to achieve them

LAST week, having surveyed the various dioramas of ornamental and sentimental stuff heaped up on every shelf and table surface, we decided to fly a good grab of things up onto the relatively blank walls. A few sharp words, a whirling power drill, a level, sliced cork (more of that later), wall-plugs and a few mirror hooks; what a relief and a surprising aesthetic refresh. Putting it all out there…
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20 Almond Flour Recipes That Make Gluten-Free Baking Easy

Five easy, tasty recipes for students on a budget

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UAE: New visa scheme for kids aged 15 and above

Earlier, the minister also announced the launch of a ‘green visa’ and a freelance visaStudents aged 15 and above will soon be allowed to work in the UAE under a temporary visa scheme. Listen to this story and more on the 8@8 with David Light podcast This came as Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE’s Minister of State for Foreign Trade, spoke to reporters on the sidelines of…
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‘Our children are fed with ads promoting unhealthy foods day in, day out’: Fresh call for crackdown on junk food marketing

As far back as 2007, the largest European food companies committed themselves to an ‘EU Pledge’ in which they promised to change the way they targeted children in advertisements. They pledged only to advertise foodstuffs to children under the age of 12 if the products fulfilled specific nutritional criteria. More recently, the EU Code of Conduct on Responsible Food Business and Marketing…
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Vin Diesel & Paloma Jiménez Enjoy A Family Boat Day In Portofino With Kids Hania, Pauline & Vincent

See PicsSeptember 4, 2021 5: 53PM EDTVin Diesel enjoyed a family boat day with partner Paloma Jiménez and their three children Hania, Pauline, and Vincent in Portofino this weekend. Vin Diesel is out of office! The actor, real name Mark Sinclair, 54, enjoyed a family boat day with his longtime partner Paloma Jiménez and their three children Hania, 13, Pauline, 6, and Vincent…
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