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FODMAP diet: What is it and what are the benefits
Mankato Free Press, Minnesota - October 15, 2018

Q. Can you explain what the FODMAP diet is? And who can benefit?A. I’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about the FODMAP diet.This awkwardly named diet is often recommended as a way to relieve chronic digestive complaints such as bloating, abdominal ...

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Genetic factors, not diet, are the prime drivers behind gout, study finds | MinnPost
MinnPost, Minnesota - October 12, 2018

Until the 1980s, diet — particularly spicy foods — was considered a key cause of stomach ulcers (along with stress). Then we found out that these painful sores on the lining of the stomach were actually caused by a bacterium known as Helicobacter ...

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Genetic factors, not diet, are the prime drivers behind gout, study finds | MinnPost
MinnPost, Minnesota - October 12, 2018

Until the 1980s, diet — particularly spicy foods — was considered a key cause of stomach ulcers (along with stress). Then we found out that these painful sores on the lining of the stomach were actually caused by a bacterium known as Helicobacter ...

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Alltech Store brings animal nutrition shopping online
National Hog Farmer, Minnesota - October 10, 2018

Global animal health company Alltech is now offering customers a convenient way to buy some of their animal nutrition and crop products. The online Alltech Store allows customers across the United States to research and shop for animal nutrition and crop offerings ...

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Novel '-omics' technologies, nutrition key to reducing antibiotics in farm animals
Feedstuffs, Minnesota - September 26, 2018

As consumer demand and regulatory scrutiny further restrict the use of antibiotics in farm animals worldwide, a new understanding enabled by gene sequencing-based technologies and a new approach to animal rearing will be crucial, according to an announcement from ...

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Novel '-omics' technologies, nutrition becoming key to reducing antibiotics in farm animals
Feedstuffs, Minnesota - September 26, 2018

As consumer demand and regulatory scrutiny further restrict the use of antibiotics in farm animals worldwide, new understanding enabled by gene sequencing-based technologies and a new approach to animal rearing will be crucial, according to an announcement from ...

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AMP class to be held on Tuesday, focusing on nutrition - Austin Daily Herald
Austin Herald, Minnesota - September 15, 2018

Our next aging mastery program (AMP) will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday.This class is on Healthy Eating and Hydration. Nutrionist Linda Baumann is the speaker and this class is always one of the favorites.This class includes how to read labels at the grocery store, My ...

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Cargill Animal Nutrition stops to rally for safety
Feedstuffs, Minnesota - September 14, 2018

On Sept. 6, all Cargill Animal Nutrition plants, labs, warehouses, innovation centers, offices, farms, construction projects and sales teams worldwide stopped to rally for safety.“Complete safety is one of our primary goals at Cargill Animal Nutrition. Each ...

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Guest Column: Make fitness and nutrition a priority in your life - Albert Lea Tribune
Albert Lea Tribune, Minnesota - September 12, 2018

Health & Fitness by Shawn BromelandShawn BromelandMaking a commitment to your health and just wanting to are two very separate things. As a gym owner, I hear from many people who want to be healthy and in shape but have trouble committing. Time is almost always ...

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Does a sow straw diet benefit processing?
National Hog Farmer, Minnesota - August 28, 2018

By Atta Agyekum and Denise Beaulieu, University of SaskatchewanFeeding fiber-rich diets to gestating sows may reduce the behavioral problems associated with restricted feeding and improve sow and litter performance during lactation. However, these beneficial responses ...

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Kent Nutrition Group launches Home Fresh line
Feedstuffs, Minnesota - August 22, 2018

Kent Nutrition Group (KNG) has announced a new line of products developed for sheep, goats, pigs and rabbits under the Home Fresh product family name.Building on the success of its Home Fresh poultry products, this expansion offers animal enthusiasts products built ...

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Does fiber affect phytase in the swine diet?
National Hog Farmer, Minnesota - August 2, 2018

By Jesus Acosta, Iowa State University Department of Animal Science Ph.D. student; and John F. Patience, Iowa State University Department of Animal Science ProfessorGenerally, high-fiber ingredients have the potential to lower diet cost. However, nutritionists ...

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Power bowls focus on nutrition - Austin Daily Herald
Austin Herald, Minnesota - July 28, 2018

I have been obsessed with power bowls lately and encouraging others to give them a try. Why this obsession? Well, power bowls are a quick and easy meal focused around nutrient dense foods. When these foods are combined together they are satisfying physically. Power ...

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Radon test before you move in; beware of high saturated fat diet fads | Hometown Focus | Explore Virginia, MN
Hometown Focus, Minnesota - May 18, 2018

  Q: What is radon? We’re looking to buy a house, and I hear that I should know about it. — Jeremy K., Minneapolis A: You heard right, Jeremy. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is emitted from rocks and dirt. It’s produced ...

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More room to move at new Southwest Nutrition location | News, Sports, Jobs
Marshall Independent, Minnesota - May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018Deb GauReporter MARSHALL — It took a long time to make it happen, but Southwest Nutrition’s move into a bigger location in downtown Marshall is already having positive results. Not long after ...

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