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The Hendersonville Times-News
Coming soon – the Mountain State Fair!Excitement and anticipation are building for the 2015 Mountain State Fair! Fun
Coming soon – the Mountain State Fair!
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 hours ago
Excitement and anticipation are building for the 2015 Mountain State Fair! Fun for all ages, the fair celebrates agriculture in a big way.Over 180,000 people will attend the 10-day event to enjoy exhibits, food, rides and more. Several Henderson... Read more
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Grainnet.com
IFEEDER to Fund University Research Project By Mark HaniganArlington, Va., Aug. 26, 2015 — The Institute for Feed Education and Research,
IFEEDER to Fund University Research Project By Mark Hanigan
Grainnet.com / Posted yesterday
Arlington, Va., Aug. 26, 2015 — The Institute for Feed Education and Research, the American Feed Industry Association's 501(c)(3), announces its selection of a recipient for its first research grant chosen through a competitive process to help... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Institute For Feed Education and Research to Fund University Research Project By Mark HaniganArlington, Va., Aug. 26, 2015 — The Institute for Feed Education and Research,
Institute For Feed Education and Research to Fund University Research Project By Mark Hanigan
Grainnet.com / Posted yesterday
Arlington, Va., Aug. 26, 2015 — The Institute for Feed Education and Research, the American Feed Industry Association's 501(c)(3), announces its selection of a recipient for its first research grant chosen through a competitive process to help... Read more
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New Kerala
Researchers discover possible biomarker for pre-diabetics Researchers at the Virginia Tech have identified a potential biomarker in pre
Researchers discover possible biomarker for pre-diabetics
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Researchers at the Virginia Tech have identified a potential biomarker in pre-diabetic people that could help prevent them from developing Type-2 diabetes. The researchers discovered that... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Potential biomarker could help prevent pre-diabetic individuals from developing Type II diabetesVirginia Tech researchers have identified a biomarker in pre-diabetic individua
Potential biomarker could help prevent pre-diabetic individuals from developing Type II diabetes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
Virginia Tech researchers have identified a biomarker in pre-diabetic individuals that could help prevent them from developing Type II diabetes. Publishing in Clinical Epigenetics, the researchers discovered that pre-diabetic people who were... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Community News, Aug. 20Also mentioned were five volunteers have been with IAM for over 25 years, and t
Community News, Aug. 20
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
Also mentioned were five volunteers have been with IAM for over 25 years, and three who have been with IAM for over 30 years. IAM has over 300 volunteers who donated more than 37,000 hours of service in 2014. IAM has been providing assistance to... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Williams, Gaither named to Food Manufacturing Task ForceNick Ampe of Buncombe County was also added to the task force. The task force
Williams, Gaither named to Food Manufacturing Task Force
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
Nick Ampe of Buncombe County was also added to the task force. The task force is composed of up to 35 members who are collectively experienced in agriculture, poultry production, beef production, pork production, dairy production, crop production,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Population changes, priorities cause woodlands to increaseWoody plant encroachment is one of the biggest challenges facing rangelands wor
Population changes, priorities cause woodlands to increase
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
Woody plant encroachment is one of the biggest challenges facing rangelands worldwide, but it consistently has been under-measured and poorly understood, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientist in College Station. Dr. Matthew Berg, an AgriLife... Read more
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Business Insider
Ex-Cornell admissions officer says this unusual background gets you 'bonus points' on your applicationUreña, now a cofounder of college-mentor application company Mentorverse, provi
Ex-Cornell admissions officer says this unusual background gets you 'bonus points' on your application
Business Insider / Posted 23 days ago
Ureña, now a cofounder of college-mentor application company Mentorverse, provided one response that was truly surprising about what to include on your application to give you a boost compared to other applicants. Here's the inside scoop Ureña... Read more

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