Type Canadian Whisky Liqueur Country of origin Canada Region of origin Yukon Introduced 1970s Alcohol by volume 50%
Every year, thousands of Haitian workers travel to the Dominican Republic for the sugar cane harvest, an activity that is known as “la zafra”.
Young’s Jersey Dairy Since 1869 Young’s history begins in 1869 when relatives of the Young Family built the red barn. Hap Young bought the 60-acre farm and house shortly after the end of World War II.
Yeoman perform administrative and clerical work. They receive visitors, answer telephone calls and sort incoming mail. They type, organize files and operate modern office equipment such as word processing computers and copying machines.
The Yokohama chicken is an alert breed with a game-like appearance. They’re indifferent layers and go broody after laying only 12 to 14 eggs. The chicks are hardy, but require extra protein when their tails are growing.
The yoke balances the burden and makes it easier to manage. In addition to its literal meaning, the concept of a yoke also appears in many scriptures as a metaphor for bondage or servitude; see Jeremiah 28:2; Alma 44:2.)
It is made using white rice made yellow with annatto, saffron or turmeric, ingredients used to give the rice its yellow color.
The markhor (also known as capra falconeri, or “vintorogii kozel” in Russian) is the world’s largest species of wild goat.
Not known to many, Yeo Hiap Seng started its humble beginning at a little shop in China, making soy sauce out of Zhangzhou, Fujian Province. Set up by founder, Mr Yeo Keng Lian in 1900, the YEO’S family uprooted the business from China and brought it across to “Nanyang” in the 1930s.
1. The largest impact crater on Earth, the Vredefort crater in South Africa, is 99 miles (160 km) wide and was likely created about 2 billion years ago, according to NASA’s Earth Observatory (opens in new tab).