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3-A Symbol Certificate Data Now Available Online
Wednesday, February 09, 2011 (1149 reads)


3-A Sanitary Standards, Inc. (3-A SSI) now offers online access to all information listed on current 3-A Symbol authorization certificates.  For the first time, the public can use the searchable database to find a complete list of specific models/names authorized to display the 3-A Symbol for more than 500 licenses. 



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Global Dairy Prices Surge in January
Friday, February 04, 2011 (1362 reads)


Global dairy prices leapt up in January rising more than any other group of food commodities in the monthly Food Price Index, published by the UN food agency.



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Study Suggests Whey Protein May Hold Fat Fighting Potential
Thursday, February 03, 2011 (1426 reads)


According to new research, published in Clinical Nutrition whey protein supplementation may improve blood lipid profiles and reduce levels of liver fat by 20 percent. This study suggests that four weeks of supplementation with whey protein may significantly reduce the markers of fatty liver disease in obese women by reducing the amount of fat inside liver cells. The research found that whey protein improved key markers of blood lipid profiles – an important risk marker for heart disease.
 



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2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans Reinforce Importance of Daily Dairy Consumption
Thursday, February 03, 2011 (1346 reads)


The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health and Human Services announced the guidelines Monday, January 31st, calling them, “evidence-based nutritional guidance to promote health, reduce the risk of chronic diseases, and reduce the prevalence of obesity through improved nutrition and physical activity.”

 
 



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Dairy Prices Hit All-Time High on Fonterra's globalDairyTrade
Thursday, February 03, 2011 (1222 reads)


Dairy prices reached their highest level in more than two years in Fonterra’s latest global auction. Prices for all products rose 7.2% at the auction on Wednesday, February 2nd, to reach the highest level since the online auctions began in July 2008.



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New US Dietary Guidelines Recommend Increase in Daily Dairy Servings for Kids
Wednesday, February 02, 2011 (1240 reads)


Newly revised US Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) recommends that children between the ages of four and eight increase their daily dairy servings from two servings a day to two and a half servings a day.



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Prices Stronger in NZX Dairy Futures Markets
Wednesday, February 02, 2011 (1100 reads)


Dairy commodities prices continue to firm in all markets. Stronger whole milk powder prices have been exhibited on the NZX dairy futures market. Last Friday, trading in the February‐11 and March‐11 WMP futures contracts took place at $3,875 and $3,975 respectively.



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