Peanuts A Global Delicious Snack

Cholesterol in peanuts

For centuries and millennia, they were wild. They grow from bushes, underground. They have spread to all countries in South America. They are that staple of going-to-school dishes.

Peanuts, of a domestic nature, are a new phenomenon, by the context of millennia and the evolution of plants. Scientists believe that the domestic peanut plant that we see today was a result of a hybridization of two wild peanut species, creating what was the first peanut bush that was edible.

The start of this is thought to be locations: Southern Bolivia or Argentina. But soon they’d spread–to Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, Uruguay. Croppers would plant them in Central America and the United States. People would snack on them, from the Middle East to Southeast Asia. From East Africa to Europe. And then the United States.
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How Food Packaging Helps Keep Us Safe and Making Informed Choices

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Before our food reaches the shelves of our supermarket — and eventually, our refrigerator and cabinets at home — it’s been through many hands and places. It usually has to go through packaging machines, food sealing machines, a food metal detector, and undergo an X-ray food inspection, all to make sure that the final product is safe to consume. This is important, given that every year just under 50 million people get sick, almost 130,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 people pass away from foodborne diseases. Obviously, those who work in the food industry want to keep this number decreasing and make sure that all food is safe for consumption. X-ray food inspections are an importan Continue reading

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Main Differences Between 3 Types of Frozen Treats

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It makes sense to feel confused about which desserts to include in your shop. There are a few sweet treats that tower above all others in regards to popularity. Many shops include ice cream, frozen yogurt, and gelato for their customers. You don’t want to feel overwhelmed when trying to explain the differences between treats your company carries. Here are the main differences between three popular types of frozen treats.

  1. Ice Cream

    Many frozen treat shops purchase many flavors of ice cream. Statistics show that 9% of all milk made by dairy farmers in the United States is used to make ice cream. One main difference between various desserts are the churning speeds. Ice cream is churn Continue reading
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The Trend of Craft Beers and Local Wines

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With so many liquor stores around the city, how can you increase your sales and create a demand? Owning a beer, liquor, and wine store can be extremely profitable, as long as you are aware of the best alcohol sales trends and keep up with wine store growing trends. These are some of the most important wine store considerations to keep in mind.

Craft beers are currently trending

People have recently moved away from large named beers. They are focused more on craft beers that are locally made. It is a good idea to begin networking with local breweries and wineries to supply some Continue reading

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