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Tree Talk: What's bugging your trees - AberdeenNews.com

6 hours 14 min ago

AberdeenNews.com

Tree Talk: What's bugging your trees
AberdeenNews.com
Yellowing maples is a common sight in Aberdeen. These yellow leafed trees are slowing dying from a micro-nutrient deficiency, and there is no cure. Treating with chelated iron can sometimes help green the tree up, but it will be a yearly maintenance ...

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Food fortification the way to go - Chronicle

Fri, 2017-06-23 18:56

Chronicle

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Food fortification the way to go
Chronicle
The Government will, with effect from July 1, enforce mandatory fortification of selected foods, a strategy announced two years ago to fight micro-nutrient deficiency in the country, especially among women and children. Food fortification is a process ...

'Fortified food helps prevent diseases' | The Herald - The Herald

Fri, 2017-06-23 18:11

The Herald

'Fortified food helps prevent diseases' | The Herald
The Herald
“Fortified foods are completely safe for consumers and the benefits are enormous,” says Dr Parirenyatwa. Government, through Statutory Instrument 120 of 2017, ...

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Midwest agronomists talk late June crop progress - Corn and Soybean Digest

Fri, 2017-06-23 14:50

Corn and Soybean Digest

Midwest agronomists talk late June crop progress
Corn and Soybean Digest
Corn is entering its rapid growth stage, so using tissue and soil samples to identify nutrient deficiencies and correct them quickly is critical, says Glady. Although many soybean fields were planted later than optimal, there has been good residual ...

How to deal with too much rain in the garden - Green Bay Press Gazette

Fri, 2017-06-23 12:44

Green Bay Press Gazette

How to deal with too much rain in the garden
Green Bay Press Gazette
Too much rain during the summer months can cause plenty of problems in the garden.

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Global Nitric Acid Market to Grow at a CAGR of 2.8% by 2021 - Key Vendors are Agrium, BASF, Dyno Nobel, LSB ... - Business Wire (press release)

Fri, 2017-06-23 03:29

Global Nitric Acid Market to Grow at a CAGR of 2.8% by 2021 - Key Vendors are Agrium, BASF, Dyno Nobel, LSB ...
Business Wire (press release)
Nitrogen, phosphorous, calcium, and potassium are naturally present in plants that help stimulating plant growth. When soil nutrients are not present in the required amount, plants suffer from nutrient deficiency that hinders their growth. This results ...

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Yellow Beans? Check Manganese - Farmer's Exchange

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:12

Yellow Beans? Check Manganese
Farmer's Exchange
Manganese deficiency is the most common nutrient deficiency seen in soybeans in Michigan. Due to this year's dry weather, deficiency symptoms are expected to be more prevalent and more severe than usual. The manganese deficiency symptoms depicted ...

Flour fortification enhances, saves lives - World Grain

Thu, 2017-06-22 13:31

World Grain

Flour fortification enhances, saves lives
World Grain
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), iron deficiency anemia is the most widespread nutritional deficiency in the world and has important consequences for child development and ...

MOH partners to launch micro-nutrient supplements to pregnant women and adolescent girls - The Standard

Thu, 2017-06-22 01:47

MOH partners to launch micro-nutrient supplements to pregnant women and adolescent girls
The Standard
The prevalence of iron deficiency and subsequent anemia increases at the start of adolescence and more so in girls which is caused by increased requirements of nutrition for growth aggravated a few years later by the onset of menstruation. The ...

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Tree Talk: What's bugging your trees - Farm Forum

Wed, 2017-06-21 23:29

Farm Forum

Tree Talk: What's bugging your trees
Farm Forum
Yellowing maples is a common sight in Aberdeen. These yellow leafed trees are slowing dying from a micro-nutrient deficiency, and there is no cure. Treating with chelated iron can sometimes help green the tree up, but it will be a yearly maintenance ...

Good nutrition can improve mood and emotions - The Daily Herald

Wed, 2017-06-21 10:24

Good nutrition can improve mood and emotions
The Daily Herald
The most common nutritional deficiencies seen in patients with mental disorders are of omega–3 fatty acids, B vitamins, minerals and amino acids that are precursors to neurotransmitters. While there's no specific diet identified as a cure for ...

Public awareness and mandatory food fortification - DunyaNews Pakistan (blog)

Wed, 2017-06-21 03:30

DunyaNews Pakistan (blog)

Public awareness and mandatory food fortification
DunyaNews Pakistan (blog)
Micronutrient deficiency occurs when the body doesn't absorb the necessary amount of a nutrient. Deficiencies can lead to a variety of health problems. Food fortification means the addition of vitamins and minerals in staple foods. It is a globally ...

Rapid snowmelt and storms result in flooding in parts of Idaho - Prairie Star

Tue, 2017-06-20 14:17

Prairie Star

Rapid snowmelt and storms result in flooding in parts of Idaho
Prairie Star
Warm weather and storms caused flooding in Idaho the week ending June 12, according to the United States Department of Agriculture National Agricultural ...

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The Beginner's Guide To Going Vegetarian Without Getting Sick - Prevention.com

Mon, 2017-06-19 14:28

Prevention.com

The Beginner's Guide To Going Vegetarian Without Getting Sick
Prevention.com
Adhering to a vegetarian diet that's actually wholesome and doesn't put you at risk for illness or a nutrient deficiency requires meal planning and a bit of research—in the beginning, at least. (Want to pick up some healthier habits? Sign up to get ...

Birch tree dropping brown leaves? - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 2017-06-19 11:58

Chicago Tribune

Birch tree dropping brown leaves?
Chicago Tribune
It sounds as though your tree is suffering from chlorosis, which is generally the result of a nutrient deficiency caused by a lack of available nutrients or the inability of the tree to take up the nutrients. chlorosis will be more pronounced on ...

Nutrition Advice You Need to Stop Believing ASAP - The Cheat Sheet

Mon, 2017-06-19 07:59

The Cheat Sheet

Nutrition Advice You Need to Stop Believing ASAP
The Cheat Sheet
Though food cravings aren't fully understood, they're definitely a brain problem, not a nutrient deficiency problem. Scientific American says the majority of research on this topic does not support the idea that craving a certain nutrient means you ...

Stress skin: How your chaotic life could be wreaking havoc on your complexion - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 2017-06-19 00:01

Telegraph.co.uk

Stress skin: How your chaotic life could be wreaking havoc on your complexion
Telegraph.co.uk
When Sarah Kugelman was in her early thirties, she was severely stressed. Her high-powered job in the beauty industry in Colombus, Ohio, meant she was working long hours, travelling regularly – and neglecting her health. She went on to suffer from ...

Vitamin D deficiency: How to get more vitamin D in winter - NEWS.com.au

Sun, 2017-06-18 22:02

NEWS.com.au

Vitamin D deficiency: How to get more vitamin D in winter
NEWS.com.au
WHEN you think of vitamins, chances are you think about taking a vitamin C to help prevent colds and flu, or a vitamin B for a quick energy hit, but it's far less ...

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Recipes - Healthy Eats (blog)

Sat, 2017-06-17 08:09

Healthy Eats (blog)

Recipes
Healthy Eats (blog)
Unlike omega-6 fatty acids, omega-3 fatty acids are less common in food, making it easy to be deficient in this important nutrient. Good sources of omega-3 ALA's are found flax seeds, hemp seeds, chia seeds, walnuts, leafy greens, soybeans, and wheat ...

Need to improve feeding programme in schools - Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper

Sat, 2017-06-17 03:47

Need to improve feeding programme in schools
Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
We have not forgotten the case in Orong Higher Secondary School in Samdrupjongkhar where two students died due to nutrition deficiency. Five students from the same schools had to be sent to Guwahati in Assam, India for medical tests related to ...