|Global Organic Food & Beverages Market to Reach USD 211.44 Billion by 2020|
PRWeb - 3/19/2014. Global organic food & beverages market is expected to reach USD 211.44 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 15.7% from 2014 to 2020. Growing adoption of organic food & beverages owing to associated health benefits and eco-friendly characteristics is expected to drive demand over the next six years. In addition, regulatory support for organic farming is also expected to have a positive influence on the market by improving supply and product quality.
|Learn to make cheese, maple syrup at Rural Living Day|
Penobscot Bay Pilot - 3/19/2014. University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Waldo County Extension Association are offering more than 20 workshops and seminars at the 20th Rural Living Day on Saturday, March 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Mount View High School in Thorndike.
|Hearts may be at risk from large airborne particles, not just fine ones|
Environmental Health News - 3/19/2014. By Brian Bienkowski - Breathing large particles, not just small, seems to affect hearts. People in a rural community experienced changes in their blood pressure and heart rates when they inhaled unfiltered local air that contained large particles, which come mostly from windblown dust and soil.