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Ventura County Star
After legal challenge, Camarillo holds off putting SOAR initiative on ballotafter a second signature drive. The measure, similar to ones around Ventura Co
After legal challenge, Camarillo holds off putting SOAR initiative on ballot
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 hours ago
after a second signature drive. The measure, similar to ones around Ventura County known as SOAR, for Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, would extend until 2050 existing growth curbs previously approved by voters. Development outside... Read more
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Finance Asia
CDB and Bright Food dine on dollars and eurostaking a top down approach to its ratings methodology and noted that SASAC is c
CDB and Bright Food dine on dollars and euros
Finance Asia / Posted yesterday
taking a top down approach to its ratings methodology and noted that SASAC is consolidating all the state-owned food and agricultural resources under its remit. Funds from operations adjusted net leverage stood at 7.3 times in 2015, up from 5.8... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Little public interest in public meeting on proposed planat eight themes that had been fleshed out in prior public meetings about the pl
Little public interest in public meeting on proposed plan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
at eight themes that had been fleshed out in prior public meetings about the plan. Those themes are natural resources, agricultural resources, land use & development, economic development, housing, community facilities & services, community... Read more
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Ventura County Star
SOAR backers make technical error in Thousand Oaks petitionthis month, county officials proclaimed Thousand Oaks organizers had enough val
SOAR backers make technical error in Thousand Oaks petition
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
this month, county officials proclaimed Thousand Oaks organizers had enough valid signatures to get the Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources renewal effort on the general election ballot. But since then, City Clerk Cynthia Rodriguez has... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senate rejects tax exemption for “public purpose” farmers’ marketsTimilty – all Democrats – joined the Senate’s six Republicans in voting for the
Senate rejects tax exemption for “public purpose” farmers’ markets
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
Timilty – all Democrats – joined the Senate’s six Republicans in voting for the amendment. The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources lists at least 250 farmers’ markets across the state, and the Federation of Massachusetts Farmers... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Senate rejects tax exemption for farmers' marketsDemocrats - joined the Senate's six Republicans in voting for the amendment. A
Senate rejects tax exemption for farmers' markets
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Democrats - joined the Senate's six Republicans in voting for the amendment. AdvertisementThe Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources lists at least 250 farmers' markets across the state, and the Federation of Massachusetts Farmers... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Crowded field of candidates vying for Long’s seat amid debate over growth, jobssummaries. Castilla supports a proposed half-cent sales tax for transportation
Crowded field of candidates vying for Long’s seat amid debate over growth, jobs
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
summaries. Castilla supports a proposed half-cent sales tax for transportation and the renewal of the Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources (SOAR) initiatives that require voter approval for development of farmland and open space.DAN... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State Agriculture Officials remind horse owners to vaccinate against mosquito-borne diseasesshots” with their veterinarians to ensure proper protection from mosquito-borne
State Agriculture Officials remind horse owners to vaccinate against mosquito-borne diseases
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
shots” with their veterinarians to ensure proper protection from mosquito-borne diseases. Officials from the Department of Agricultural Resources (DAR) say that getting your horses vaccinated is the best way to protect them from diseases like West... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
In BriefVentura council takes issue with SOAR changes The Ventura City Council learned
In Brief
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Ventura council takes issue with SOAR changes The Ventura City Council learned of the changes to the Save Open Space and Agricultural Resources, also known as SOAR, initiative up for renewal this November on Monday, May 16, and not all of them were... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Camarillo’s SOAR measure qualifies for November ballotsignature drive. It is one of a suite of similar measures around Ventura Count
Camarillo’s SOAR measure qualifies for November ballot
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 days ago
signature drive. It is one of a suite of similar measures around Ventura County known as SOAR, for Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, that will go to voters in the fall. Only Simi Valley's petition, which was turned in Monday, still... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FAO and Nobel Laureates to Tackle the Twin Problems of Hunger and Violencea message, former UN Secretary General and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan underlined
FAO and Nobel Laureates to Tackle the Twin Problems of Hunger and Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
a message, former UN Secretary General and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan underlined the ways that hunger and competition for agricultural resources can exacerbate social tension, as he called for a more holistic way of thinking about food security... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Volunteers finish drive to renew SOAR measures, as Simi Valley group files petitionculminating Monday with the filing of the petition for Simi Valley. The initia
Volunteers finish drive to renew SOAR measures, as Simi Valley group files petition
Ventura County Star / Posted 10 days ago
culminating Monday with the filing of the petition for Simi Valley. The initiative, formally called Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, requires voter approval to develop protected farmland and open space. Diane Bentz, volunteer... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Candidates Bennett and Grau see high stakes in June election for Ventura County supervisor postmonths before Bennett's signature open space initiatives are headed for the Nov
Candidates Bennett and Grau see high stakes in June election for Ventura County supervisor post
Ventura County Star / Posted 11 days ago
months before Bennett's signature open space initiatives are headed for the November ballot. Called Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, they require voter approval for development of protected farmland and open space. Bennett is seeking... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Local peach crop is the pits this yearwhich is why we don't see them growing in the wild," said Clements. "I haven't
Local peach crop is the pits this year
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
which is why we don't see them growing in the wild," said Clements. "I haven't spoken to everyone, but from the growers I have spoken with, it's been the same," said Julia Grimaldi, a spokeswoman for the state's Department of Agricultural Resou... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Poverty and Fear Do Not Require a Passport to Travel' - UN Alliance With Nobel Laureatesmessage, former UN Secretary General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan underlined t
'Poverty and Fear Do Not Require a Passport to Travel' - UN Alliance With Nobel Laureates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
message, former UN Secretary General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan underlined the ways that hunger and competition for agricultural resources can exacerbate social tension, as he called for a more holistic way of thinking about food security... Read more
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New Kerala
'Poverty and fear do not require a passport to travel' - UN alliance with Nobel laureates - newkerala.com #62290message, former UN Secretary General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan underlined t
'Poverty and fear do not require a passport to travel' - UN alliance with Nobel laureates - newkerala.com #62290
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
message, former UN Secretary General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan underlined the ways that hunger and competition for agricultural resources can exacerbate social tension, as he called for a more holistic way of thinking about food security... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Camarillo SOAR signatures headed to city clerk, again, after second signature drive— turn in thousands of signatures to the city clerk this week. Proponents of t
Camarillo SOAR signatures headed to city clerk, again, after second signature drive
Ventura County Star / Posted 16 days ago
— turn in thousands of signatures to the city clerk this week. Proponents of the SOAR ordinance, for Save Open-space & Agricultural Resources, learned last month the 6,600-plus signatures they'd gathered weren't valid because there had been an... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pig attacks, injures two, at Townsend farmnight. The pig,an adult male, has been quarantined and will be evaluated Wedne
Pig attacks, injures two, at Townsend farm
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
night. The pig,an adult male, has been quarantined and will be evaluated Wednesday by the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources, the state veterinarian, the Animal Rescue League of Boston, and Townsend Animal Control, police... Read more
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Ventura County Star
County SOAR measure placed on November ballotvoters had been collected on a petition circulated by organizers. SOAR, which
County SOAR measure placed on November ballot
Ventura County Star / Posted 23 days ago
voters had been collected on a petition circulated by organizers. SOAR, which is formally known as Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, requires voter approval to rezone protected farmland and open space for development. The countywide... Read more
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Weekly Times
Australia’s biggest landholdersZENITH (CHINA) SHANGHAI ZHONGFU (CHINA) 15,200ha of sugar and sorghum. SIMMO
Australia’s biggest landholders
Weekly Times / Posted 24 days ago
ZENITH (CHINA) SHANGHAI ZHONGFU (CHINA) 15,200ha of sugar and sorghum. SIMMONS FAMILY Bungobine, Mt Coolon SOUTHERN AGRICULTURAL RESOURCES (UK) STANBROKE PASTORAL Owned by the Menegazzo family. Operates over about 1.6 million hectares of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Catalyst for Russian GrowthRussian industrialists seek strategic raw materials, it is not difficult to see
Tanzania Catalyst for Russian Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Russian industrialists seek strategic raw materials, it is not difficult to see why Tanzania, endowed with rich mineral and agricultural resources, could be a target. The intensification of economic activities between the two countries peaked by the... Read more
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The Wanderer
Yard Boss Sues Town for Defamationpolluting it. Yet, in its complaint, Yard Boss asserts their equipment has been
Yard Boss Sues Town for Defamation
The Wanderer / Posted 27 days ago
polluting it. Yet, in its complaint, Yard Boss asserts their equipment has been inspected by the Mass Department of Agricultural Resources and deemed in full compliance. In addition to inaccurate statements about Yard Boss’ activities made... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Thousand Oaks volunteers file petition to renew SOARa SOAR renewal initiative on the November ballot. Thousand Oaks volunteers for
Thousand Oaks volunteers file petition to renew SOAR
Ventura County Star / Posted 28 days ago
a SOAR renewal initiative on the November ballot. Thousand Oaks volunteers for the effort to renew Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, or SOAR, on Thursday submitted the signatures they've been gathering for months. Organizers filed... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Fillmore may allow cultivation, sale and delivery of marijuanagrower," Wareham said. In other business on Tuesday, the council voted to plac
Fillmore may allow cultivation, sale and delivery of marijuana
Ventura County Star / Posted 29 days ago
grower," Wareham said. In other business on Tuesday, the council voted to place the measure to renew Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, or SOAR, on the November ballot. Organizers are attempting to extend SOAR through 2050 countywide and... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura College area group meets Wednesdaymeeting starts at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Wright Event Center, 57 Day Road. Su
Ventura College area group meets Wednesday
Ventura County Star / Posted 1 months ago
meeting starts at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Wright Event Center, 57 Day Road. Supporters of Ventura’s Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources initiative submitted signatures April 7 to get it on the November ballot. If the signatures are... Read more
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Ventura County Star
SOAR countywide measure qualifies for ballotapproved by a majority of the voters, the measure would be extended until 2050.
SOAR countywide measure qualifies for ballot
Ventura County Star / Posted 1 months ago
approved by a majority of the voters, the measure would be extended until 2050. Formally called Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources, the proposal requires voter approval for development of protected farmland and open space in the... Read more

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