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  Bahiagrass - Turfgrass, lawns and pasture seed information. - Bahia grass seeds.
Bahia grass is a good low input warm season lawn and pasture grass.
Bahia can be easily planted from grass seed and provides a decent "medium utility" turfgrass lawn in Southern state areas.
Tifton 9 Bahia is the newest Bahia and is generally the best choice for a pasture.
www.bahiagrass.com   (722 words)

  
  A Short History of Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
De Souza arrived in Bahia on the 29th of March, in 1549, and he went to work building a capital for Brazil and a place for himself to live (or for the governor-general to live and administrate from, rather).
Bahia's fortune was in the making, but it was to be a product of the sweat and blood of people who spent their lives producing and not partaking -- enslaved Africans and their descendents.
In Bahia, "abadá" had assumed its present linguistic form by the early 19th century, but its association with capoeira and Carnival still lay a century in the future.
www.bahia-online.net /history-bahia.htm   (2732 words)

  
 Bahia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bahia was a center of sugar cultivation from the 16th to the 18th centuries, and contains a number of historical towns, such as Cachoeira, dating from this era.
The Catholic Archbishop of São Salvador da Bahia, Cardinal Geraldo Majella Agnelo, is the Cardinal Primate of Brazil.
Bahia is bordered, in counterclockwise fashion, by Sergipe, Alagoas, Pernambuco, Piauí, and Maranhão to the north, Goiás and Tocantins to the west, and Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo to the south.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bahia   (1486 words)

  
 Bahia cigars - Tony Borhani Cigars
Bahia Gold cigars are made in Esteli, Nicaragua using robust filler and binder tobaccos grown in the Dominican Republic.
The Bahia Gold is the strongest of the Bahia line with a full-bodied peppery flavor - similar to the flavor of a Cuban cigar.
Bahia cigars are hand-made in Esteli, Nicaragua by one of the cleanest and most modern factories in Central America - Tabacalera Tambor.
www.uptowncigar.com /bahia.htm   (311 words)

  
 Bahia-Brazil "Magical Place"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
When gold mines were found in the southeast, not only Bahia, but all the northeastern provinces went through a long period of economic recession.
The transfer of the colony's capital from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro was one of the results of the northeastern decadence.
The Bahian people used music, dance, and other forms of art (such as Capoeira-martial art that was born in Bahia during slavery times.) as a way to escape from the struggles of their everyday life.
members.aol.com /pochetti7/Bahia-Brazil1.html   (2318 words)

  
 .: BahiaInvest.com.br   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
With the largest GDP among Mercosur's countries, Brazil plans its development on the basis of the study of integration zones, joining vocations and potentialities and tracing a complete map for internal and external investments, having always as goal the sustainable development.
Bahia has one of the largest Brazilian economical growth indexes, what assures great credibility along with the national and international financial institutions, guaranteeing resources for new development projects.
Bahia has a rich diversity of natural, historical and cultural sceneries.
www.bahiainvest.com.br /ing/index.asp   (209 words)

  
 State of Bahia, Brazil   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
All major centers of economic activity are accessible by 4,400 km of federal highways which also link Bahia to the rest of the country.
Bahia is drained by perennial river basins, most notably the São Francisco basin, which spans the generally arid central-western and northwestern regions of the State.
Most electric energy used in Bahia is generated by Cia.
www.brazil.studyintl.com /states/bahia/menu_ba.htm   (485 words)

  
 Bahia de Los Angeles Baja Mexico Vacations
The tourist rest area of Punta Prieta in the Central Desert of Baja California is 480 kilometers south of Ensenada, on the Transpeninsular Highway between Ensenada and La Paz.
Bahia de Los Angeles, little spoiled by the hand of man, exemplifies the awesome rugged beauty of nature.
The weather in Bahia de Los Angeles, is pleasant and balmy most of the year, there is always a fresh sea breeze to temper the sun.
www.2gobaja.com /bahia.html   (468 words)

  
 Bahia
Capital of the State of Bahia, located at the shore of All Saints Bay.
Founded in 1549, by Tomé de Sousa, to serve as a headquarter to the general-government of Brazil, it is one of the most ancient urban centers in the country.
The Bahia folklore and the african origins shown in its many facets.
www.braziltravelnet.com /bahia.htm   (483 words)

  
 Salvador, Bahia: The Bahia-Online Guide!
Bahia is now out to conquer yours, at least in the friendliest sense of the word (that of winning somebody over with love).
It was evolved by slaves on the sugarcane plantations of Bahia in order to metamorphose suffering into joy by means of the only tools these people had available to them at the time, their bodies and voices.
The event is celebrated in Santo Amaro, Bahia's Bembé do Mercado, an event which began as one man with a drum in a public square -- trying out his newfound freedom -- and which is now a full-bore expression of Afro-Bahian folklore and religion.
www.bahia-online.net   (5394 words)

  
 Presidio La Bahia - Goliad, Texas
Presidio La Bahia was established at this location in 1749, with Mission Espíritu Santo
It has been owned by the Catholic Church since 1853 and is currently operated by the Catholic Diocese of Victoria, Texas.
The most popular annual event at the site is the Goliad Massacre Living History Program, a two-day reenactment of the battle of Coleto Creek and the subsequent execution of Colonel James W. Fannin and his troops.
www.presidiolabahia.org   (395 words)

  
 Bahia (Brazil)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The Bahia state flag is a synthesis of libertarian ideals.
The Bahian flag colors are the same as those of the flag of Bahian revolutionaries of 1798, who started the "Revolucão dos Alfaiates." The triangle recalls the symbol of the conspiracy of the people of Minas Gerais in 1789.
The concept for the present flag of Bahia was developed by Dr. Deocleciano Ramos, a professor of medicine, who presented it as a proposed Republican Club (Party) flag at a party congress in Salvador on 25 May 1889.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/br-ba.html   (571 words)

  
 NOVELL CUSTOMER SHOWCASE: Casas Bahia
When IBM discontinued support for OS/2, Casas Bahia needed to standardize on a new platform for its enterprise architecture.
Casas Bahia has more than 22 million active customers and 80 percent of its monthly sales are from returning customers.
With fast and reliable systems, 16,000 Casas Bahia salespeople can quickly service each client in a matter of minutes, even including a credit check if they are a new client.
www.novell.com /success/casas_bahia.html   (807 words)

  
 Salvador, Bahia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
By 1583, there were 1,600 people residing in the city, and it quickly grew into one of the largest cities in the New World, surpassing any colonial American city at the time of the American Revolution in 1776.
Salvador was the capital city of the Portuguese viceroyalty of Grão-Pará and its province of Bahia de Todos os Santos.
EC Bahia has won a national title twice: Brazil's Cup (equivalent to the championship of the Brazilian league prior to 1971) in 1959 and the championship of the Brazilian League in 1988.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Salvador,_Bahia   (1683 words)

  
 Economic Profile of Bahia-Brazil   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The State of Bahia has really been developing itself what made the Produto Interno Bruto - PIB or the internal economic income of 2003 reach the record of R$ 76 billions.
Click on Bahia em Números, which can show economic grafics, social – economic maps, the state development, presenting complete data concerning the social-economic reallity of Bahia.
A great number of workers are available in Bahia for a very low price, so that the population number is about 13.552.649 inhabitants.
www.bahia-investments.com /bahia_brazil/ba-bahia-perfil-economic_en.php   (661 words)

  
 Bahia - states of Brazil - sites, pictures, information
Bahia is one of the states where the fl influence was more profound; until today, the "flness" of the culture is used to attract visitors.
After the economic centers to the south, Bahia lost some importance, but still is an important state.
The first big reservoirs of Brazilian petroleum were found in Bahia; decades later, a large petrochemical complex was built near Salvador.
www.v-brazil.com /information/geography/bahia.html   (230 words)

  
 Bahia Mar South Padre Island | Bahia Mar Hotel South Padre Island Texas
We are located in a subtropical paradise and occupy 15 acres of beautiful sprawling beach property with breath-taking views and all types of guest services await you.
Bahia Mar Resort in South Padre Island can provide almost any need for your relaxation and enjoyment.
At the Bahia Mar South Padre Island each hotel room is well appointed with modern conveniences and a balcony, which overlook either the Gulf and pool area or the Laguna Madre Bay.
www.bahiamar.com   (160 words)

  
 Mako Mania Ocean City Fishing Tournament, Bahia Marina, Fishtales
All fish must be weighed at Bahia Marina.
Catch may be trucked from DE or MD marinas inside the Tournament area.
Bahia Marina and Bahia Marina Tournaments, Mako Mania, and all other sponsors will not be held
www.bahiamarina.com /makomania/info.cfm   (522 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Bahia: Music: John Coltrane with Red Garland and Paul Chambers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Bahia is not a bad purchase....but it's not an immediate "must buy" situation.
The opening is an exotic uptempo version of Brazilian traditional Samba classic "Bahia" by the late composer Ary Barroso, the same composer of "Brazil" ("Aquarela do Brasil").
Bahia is a particular different work of Coltrane, that took a unique personality to the word of jazz and wich work should be known by the jazz lovers.
www.amazon.com /Bahia-Coltrane-Garland-Paul-Chambers/dp/B000000YN0   (794 words)

  
 Bahia @ National Geographic Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Today in Bahia, the most African of Brazilian states, fls make up 80 percent of the population.
Two prominent blocos Afros, or Afro-block bands, in Bahia are Ilê Aiyê and Olodum.
Singers amplify their voices through microphones as the bands parade through the streets of Salvador, the capital of Bahia.
magma.nationalgeographic.com /ngm/0208/feature5/index.html   (699 words)

  
 Bahia Vista Mennonite Church - A Christian church in Sarasota, Florida Jesus Christ God worship bible ministry saved ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The Lord is blessing us here at Bahia Vista and we want you to know about all that He is doing so that you will be encouraged to give glory to Him.
We at Bahia Vista would love to create for you the perfect church.
What we will endeavor to do at Bahia Vista is be the church that Christ wants us to be and if by the power of his Holy Spirit we become that church than I am confident that we will be the perfect church for everyone!
www.bahiavista.org /index.htm   (273 words)

  
 Bahia Resort Hotel - Meetings & Banquets - Weddings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
You’ve been wishing for a perfect Wedding all of your life… and the Bahia Resort Hotel is the ultimate place for your dreams to come true.
Set on14 acres of romantic tropical paradise, The Bahia offers exceptional venues for your Wedding Reception and Ceremony.
And when your special day arrives, the Bahia’s outstanding banquet staff and culinary team will exceed your expectations with service and attention to detail that creates memories for you and your guests to last a lifetime.
www.bahiahotel.com /meetings4.html?main=nav5%E2%8A%82=sub4   (173 words)

  
 Bahia Resort Hotel - Evans Hotels Mission Bay - bahiahotel.com
The beautiful Bahia has been the favorite destination spot for vacationing families, business travelers and meeting attendees alike for decades.
Located less than five minutes from Sea World, the Bahia is convenient to all of San Diego's major attractions including the San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park, Belmont Park, Old Town, Mission Beach, Pacific Beach and just a short walk to the Ocean.
Whether you are in the mood for a pizza, a steak or a salad, we are here with a smile waiting to serve you.
arestravel.com /617/-/hotel/155   (999 words)

  
 Bahia Principe San Juan Hotel - Puerto Plata - Bahia Principe San Juan Hotel Reviews - TripAdvisor
My brother and I had decided to go and stay for a week at the principe and we were having a great time, there is so much to do and meeting ppl from different places of the world was very interesting.Our...
I arrive from one week of holidays on Bahia Principe San Juan; and concerning that is a 4 star superior, I was very happy with all in generally.The only thing that they must have attention, is the quality...
A devoted couple put their love to the test during a romantic getaway at the Bahia Principe San Juan.
tripadvisor.com /Hotel_Review-g147290-d218477-Reviews-Bahia_Principe...   (903 words)

  
 Caribbean marina and boatyard | Marina Bahia Redonda
A world class full service marina on the South American continent conceived and developed by mariners for mariners.
Bahia Redonda is exceptionally well sited in the El Morro Tourist Complex which has 12 miles of navigable canals located between the twin cities of Puerto la Cruz and Barcelona.
Bahia Redonda is within one of the world's unique cruising areas, the Mochima Maritime National Park.
bahiaredonda.com /index.php   (310 words)

  
 Main Page - Bahia Honda State Park » Florida State Parks
Today, the island is home to one of Florida's southernmost state parks, known for beautiful beaches, magnificent sunsets, and excellent snorkeling.
Bahia Honda is an excellent place to see wading birds and shorebirds.
Bahia Honda is located 12 mile south of Marathon on US1.
www.floridastateparks.org /bahiahonda/default.cfm   (458 words)

  
 Bahia Brazil, the ideal place for your winterescape
Bahia Brazil, the ideal place for your winterescape
You can be sure that you will be welcome to join in.
Visit Bahia and Salvador, the historical capital of Brazil.
www.bahiabrasil.com   (129 words)

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