Potatoes ‘can be part of a healthy diet,’ help with weight loss, study says

article FILE – Boiled California Gold potatoes are pictured with pesto, salt, and pepper. (Photo by Deb Lindsey For The Washington Post via Getty Images). BATON ROUGE, Louisiana – Potatoes have developed a reputation for causing weight gain and a higher risk of type 2 diabetes. However, a recent study suggests that the versatile starch … Read more

Potatoes ‘can be part of a healthy diet,’ help with weight loss, study says

article FILE – Boiled California Gold potatoes are pictured with pesto, salt, and pepper. (Photo by Deb Lindsey For The Washington Post via Getty Images). BATON ROUGE, Louisiana – Potatoes have developed a reputation for causing weight gain and a higher risk of type 2 diabetes. However, a recent study suggests that the versatile starch … Read more

With food-and-beverage sales climbing, Dollar General reveals ambitious growth plans

Dollar General plans to open more than 1,000 new stores next year. / Photo courtesy: Dollar General Dollar General stock fell about 8% during trading Thursday, after the discounter reported that supply chain headaches during the third quarter ate into its margins. Despite that, and with food-and-beverage sales increasing by more than 12% year over … Read more

Dairy, horticulture tipped to drive record rise in primary exports

Dairy export revenue is expected to grow six percent to $23.3b driven by strong global prices and a weakening New Zealand dollar. Photo: 123RF Food and fiber exports are predicted to reach a record $55 billion dollars in the year to next June. The Ministry for Primary Industries has just released its Situation and Outlook … Read more

“I had a syndrome called CBOTBB, that’s Charles Barkley Over The Belly Belt”

Standing at over 7-feet tall, Shaquille O’Neal is without question one of the most dominant big men in NBA history. As a rookie in Orlando, O’Neal combined his incredible physique with rarely-seen athleticism to make him one of the league’s most unique young players. Most players his weight, traditionally, have been stiff, moving slowly on … Read more

Potatoes ‘can be part of a healthy diet,’ help with weight loss, study says

article FILE – Boiled California Gold potatoes are pictured with pesto, salt, and pepper. (Photo by Deb Lindsey For The Washington Post via Getty Images). BATON ROUGE, Louisiana – Potatoes have developed a reputation for causing weight gain and a higher risk of type 2 diabetes. However, a recent study suggests that the versatile starch … Read more

Potatoes ‘can be part of a healthy diet,’ help with weight loss, study says

article FILE – Boiled California Gold potatoes are pictured with pesto, salt, and pepper. (Photo by Deb Lindsey For The Washington Post via Getty Images). BATON ROUGE, Louisiana – Potatoes have developed a reputation for causing weight gain and a higher risk of type 2 diabetes. However, a recent study suggests that the versatile starch … Read more

Making the most of leftovers | News

Making the most of leftovers is a real culinary art if done the right way, that is. Being thrifty comes naturally to Jan Gillespie, so making sure that she doesn’t waste anything is a priority for her, especially when its something from her vegetable garden. Jan’s grandmother, Erie Miller, who made a big garden each … Read more

Dairy farms disappearing in Cleveland County

CLEVELAND COUNTY, NC — Standing in a field surrounded by dairy cows was not the way Christy Underwood imagined her life would go. What you need to know According to the Cleveland County Cooperative Extension, the county was once home to 150 dairy farms, but today only three are left. One reason for the reduction … Read more

Greenlane Renewables Announces Dairy RNG System Sales Contract

~Greenlane to supply a biogas upgrading system for a new project in the Western US~ VANCOUVER, BC, Nov. 30, 2022 /CNW/ – Greenlane Renewables Inc. (“Greenlane) (TSX: GRN) (FSE: 52G) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Greenlane Biogas North America Ltd.has been awarded a $4.6 million (US$3.5 million) contract for a dairy RNG … Read more