How does fermenting food work to preserve it?

Question answered by Miles Knowles MBA Sustainability from Bard College and studied resilience in food systems. The historical purpose of fermentation was preserving fresh food in a time before refrigeration, although the health benefits of lactic acid fermentation have sparked a new generation of home fermentation enthusiasts. Lactic acid fermentation, or lacto-fermentation, is an anaerobic…

I know pronghorn drop their horns by the end of November, but when do pronghorns start growing new horns and when is horn growth complete?

Answered by Idaho Fish and Game biologist Pronghorn are quite a unique species. They grow horns that shed annually unlike other species that grow horns that get larger each year like bighorn sheep and mountain goats. Horns are different than antlers. Horns are made from a keratinous sheath that grows from a core of live…

What is the best pain medication you can buy without a prescription?

Question Answered by Alan Jensen, Registered Pharmacist, Albertsons Sav-on Drug There is no “one size fits all” answer to this question. There are four pain medications available for over the counter use: Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin, Original Alka Seltzer), Acetaminophen (Tylenol), Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) and Naproxen Sodium (Aleve). All of these products are available in generic…