Technology / Motorcycle / Trials: Trials, or Observed Trials, is a form of off-road racing where the course is made up of a series of observed sections that contain natural obstacles such as mud, water, rocks, and logs. The contestant must ride through the sections losing as few points as possible.

North American Trials Council (NATC)

Technology / Motorcycle / North American Trials Council (NATC): The mission of the NATC, Inc. is to establish and to administer a US National Trials Championship series that will produce a US National Champion. Included in the mission is the establishment of rules MORE


Business / Finance / Industrials: A bond issued by local government agencies on behalf of corporations. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Princess: Vigorous seedless tablegrape variety popular in California, USA. Normally ripens in mid-season. Recent (2002) trials suggest that good results in terms of moderating vigor, increased yield and good qu MORE

Noir Hatif De Marseille

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Noir Hatif De Marseille: Ancient french variety grown on limited acreages in central Europe under several synonym names including Muscat Noir Hatif Marsella. Reportedly lacking vigor and producing only moderate to low yield, MORE

Sev(Ernyii) Lernatu

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Sev(Ernyii) Lernatu: V.vinifera variety developed in the Ukraine from a (V.amurensis x V.vinifera) x Unknown variety. Has several synonyn names including Sev Lernatu. Currently under growing trials in the USA, Canada and MORE

St. Pepin

Life Style / Wine Grapes / St. Pepin: Patented Elmer Swenson propagated variety claimed as cold hardy to -20 deg. F. (ca -29 C.). Is close American hybrid sibling to La Crosse variety. Suitable for making fruity white wine claimed to have MORE