| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
BROOKINGS - With the recent moisture that much of South Dakota received, grass is growing and many cattle have been moved to summer pasture. With that move and change in feed, ranchers need to be aware of the nutrient requirements of their livestock and...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Drylot beef cow production can be a viable alternative for producers, according to researchers at North Dakota State University's Carrington Research Extension Center.
The researchers are in the middle of a six-year study that compares drylot and...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
By Cathy Pollak for Oneforthetable.com
These! Are they not gorgeous? I think they kind of scream summer in their own not-so-subtle way. They are certainly eye-catching on a platter together.
There is something about puff pastry. It has this way of...
| Jul 24, 2013
The marketing for freshly pressed and blended juices promises instant energy, weight loss, a flood of vitamins and minerals — all in a single, portable, gulpable serving.
Health-minded consumers seem to have bought the claims — and with...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Woo-hoo, it’s free Slurpee day at 7-Eleven stores again. But those free 12-ounce Slurpees will cost Orlando consumers -- about 100 nutrition-free calories each.
That 12-ounce Berry Blaster -- like most of the other fruity and soda flavors --...
| Aug 3, 2013
It's beach season. No, it's football season. No, it's back-to-school season. With temperatures in the 90s, UConn's first game (Aug 29] and freshman orientation getting closer, maybe it's all three.
For the hard-snacking consumer, it's a confusing time...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Sodium chloride (NaCl), often provided to horses in the form of white salt, is an important source of electrolytes. These minerals are a critical part of the regulation of body fluids, nerve transmission, acid-base balance, muscle contractions, and even...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:37 PM
It didn't take long for the sweat to bead up on the 19 women and one man at the hot yoga class.
The temperature in the room, inside the Profiling Beauty building, 224 First Ave. S.E., was 104 degrees. Most of the participants, who had arrived early...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:15 AM
On a hot South Florida day, nothing tastes better than a cold, sweet treat. Serve up some tasty treats that are packed with good nutrients such as vitamins, minerals and fiber instead of sugar. These healthy snacks are easy to make and taste great....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Q: Is there any truth to the theory that taking 2 teaspoons of red-wine vinegar at lunch and again at dinner reduces blood sugar? Do you have any suggestions for controlling blood sugar? My doctor says I have prediabetes.
A: There is some evidence...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Raw and cooked leafy greens are an important part of a healthful diet. You’re in the majority if your definition of leafy greens is limited to salads made with iceberg lettuce. On the plus side, your salad is low in calories —about 14...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:20 AM
WATERMELON IS NOT ONLY A SWEET AND DELICIOUS SUMMER FRUIT FAVORITE, BUT IT IS EXTREMELY GOOD FOR YOU TOO!
This power packed fruit contains vitamins A, B, and C to boost your immune system and amp up your energy supply. Watermelon lives up to its name....