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Ava

(ā`və), in the Bible, an unidentified city of Mesopotamia, perhaps the same as Ivah. Its inhabitants are called Avites.

Ava,

Myanmar: see InnwaInnwa
or Inwa,
formerly Ava
, village, central Myanmar, on the Ayeyarwady River, 10 mi (16 km) S of Mandalay. Founded in 1364, it was the capital of a dynasty of Burmese kings until 1783 (when it was replaced by Amarapura) and again from 1823 to 1837.
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Federal labeling laws and regulations require that any wine sold in interstate commerce that is labeled with an AVA be derived 85% or more from grapes grown within the boundaries of that AVA, and be fully finished within the state in which the AVA is located.
The order sets out various forms of AVAs, including, among others, lease agreements, management contract, marketing agreement, service contract and production/contract growing/growership, she said.
The veterinary landscape is changing at a rapid pace so its important that the AVA anticipates the future needs of the profession.
FAO's 2015 'Multi-sectoral study on the Agribusiness Venture Arrangements policy and implementation Under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program,' revealed that most ARBs are not even aware of their obligations and entitlements under these AVAs because most of these provisions are written in a language they do not understand.
Patients and Methods: Total 35 AVA patients were included in the study.
Bill Earle, former assistant director of the ATF, says, "The agency has long been wary that industry members might try to establish AVAs for marketing reasons, without adequate scientific evidence.
The enhanced Qwest AVAS solutions - available nationwide - are geared toward small- and medium-sized businesses and government and education organizations, the majority of customers in the country.
Steven Bates, executive director of The Long Island Wine Council in New York, suggested the proposal "could work for multistate AVAs.
AVA appraisals cost several thousand dollars, but I have yet to perform one that had a cash flow break even of more than one year for new purchases.
By contrast, the Napa Valley appellation (which includes 16 AVAs within its bounds) is roughly one-third the area at 225,000 acres.
In this role, she has reviewed approximately 135 AVA petitions to assure merit and compliance with the regulations, including completeness and accuracy of supporting evidence.