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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
'We are the future'schools received funds to put their environmental dreams into action on Wednesd
'We are the future'
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted an hour ago
schools received funds to put their environmental dreams into action on Wednesday. The Woodstock Environmental Advisory Committee (WEAC) awarded $500 to each of the winners in an annual contest for green school projects. Students in a... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Tri-county group to study 'Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26 Posted May. 3, 2016 at
Tri-county group to study 'Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26 Posted May. 3, 2016 at 5:23 PM VALPARAISO — The next Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group meeting May 26 features a presentation on “Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance in... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Tri-county group to study 'Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26 Posted May. 3, 2016 at
Tri-county group to study 'Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance...' May 26 Posted May. 3, 2016 at 5:23 PM VALPARAISO — The next Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group meeting May 26 features a presentation on “Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance in... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Tri-county group plans May 26 gardening meeting, field tripgroup plans May 26 gardening meeting, field trip Posted May. 3, 2016 at 5:23 P
Tri-county group plans May 26 gardening meeting, field trip
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
group plans May 26 gardening meeting, field trip Posted May. 3, 2016 at 5:23 PM VALPARAISO — The next Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group meeting May 26 features a presentation on “Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance in... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Tri-county group plans May 26 gardening meeting, field tripgroup plans May 26 gardening meeting, field trip Posted May. 3, 2016 at 5:23 P
Tri-county group plans May 26 gardening meeting, field trip
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
group plans May 26 gardening meeting, field trip Posted May. 3, 2016 at 5:23 PM VALPARAISO — The next Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group meeting May 26 features a presentation on “Insects, Arthropods, and Other Animals of Importance in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tshikwalakwala Road Gets Facelifttriggered perennial transport shortages," he added. Mr Muleya, who is also the
Tshikwalakwala Road Gets Facelift
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
triggered perennial transport shortages," he added. Mr Muleya, who is also the chairman of the Rural District Development Committee, said horticulture farmers in the district were finding it hard to transport their produce to Beitbridge Town. He... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lifestyle briefs203 Allenwood Camp Lane. The program, "Making Container Gardens," will be hoste
Lifestyle briefs
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
203 Allenwood Camp Lane. The program, "Making Container Gardens," will be hosted by Pennsylvania College of Technology horticulture instructor, Carl Bower. Hostesses for the program will be Carol LaRue and Georgie Bower, co-chairwomen.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rain too late to save this harvestfor maize production this season for a third time to the lowest since 2006, acc
Rain too late to save this harvest
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
for maize production this season for a third time to the lowest since 2006, according to the government’s crop estimates committee. It estimates that local maize growers will probably produce 7 million tons this year, 0.9 percent less than last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016/17 Budget to Increase By U.S.$180 Milliongarments and leather industry, add value to minerals, coffee and increase tea p
2016/17 Budget to Increase By U.S.$180 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
garments and leather industry, add value to minerals, coffee and increase tea production, which would also operationalise horticulture, livestock products and services exports as well as expand the export growth fund. However, in the event where... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESmore information or to enroll call 330-729-4100. Peddler Days scheduled June 1
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 5 days ago
more information or to enroll call 330-729-4100. Peddler Days scheduled June 11-12 HANOVERTON - Hanoverton Peddlers Days Committee met recently to plan "Peddlers Days" on June 11 and 12 on Plymouth Street. Activities will include a parade at 2... Read more
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dna
Karnataka alphonso beats Konkan counterpart this seasonthe Konkan alphonso — the king of fruits — in terms of production and sale. Ac
Karnataka alphonso beats Konkan counterpart this season
dna / Posted 6 days ago
the Konkan alphonso — the king of fruits — in terms of production and sale. According to the Agriculture Product Market Committee (APMC), Vashi traders, hopper and thrifs infection in the Konkan mango has decreased its production... Read more
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Weekly Times
ACCC agriculture committee revealedagricultural commodities will make up the Australian Competition and Consumer C
ACCC agriculture committee revealed
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
agricultural commodities will make up the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s new agriculture consultative committee. The 24-member committee, to be chaired by ACCC agriculture commissioner Mick Keogh, revealed the line-up... Read more
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Farming Life
Rural charity receives generous donation from Scottish farmers grouporganisation’s key mission to help those who have depended upon the land for th
Rural charity receives generous donation from Scottish farmers group
Farming Life / Posted 7 days ago
organisation’s key mission to help those who have depended upon the land for their livelihood. The Montrose Farmers’ Ball committee presented RSABI with the cheque for £1,500 last week. Receiving the cheque from the members of the committee were... Read more
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Farming Life
Speaker line-up for open Producer Organisation meetingThe Ulster Farmers’ Union has responded positively to requests from the horticu
Speaker line-up for open Producer Organisation meeting
Farming Life / Posted 10 days ago
The Ulster Farmers’ Union has responded positively to requests from the horticulture industry to widen understanding of the potential benefits of cooperation and working together between members of the supply chain. Since an initial Producer... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt aims to increase food processing sector 2.5 times in 10 yearsdue to non-availability of scientific warehouses. The minister further said tha
Govt aims to increase food processing sector 2.5 times in 10 years
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
due to non-availability of scientific warehouses. The minister further said that the government is considering setting up a committee which would recommend measures to enhance efficiency in warehousing space to reduce post-harvest crop... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre sets up panel to prepare roadmap to double farm incomeup a panel to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers' income by 2022, as prom
Centre sets up panel to prepare roadmap to double farm income
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
up a panel to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers' income by 2022, as promised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The committee will chalk out a plan to shift farm policies from being production-oriented to based on incomes," a senior... Read more
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The Economic Times
Modi government sets up panel, kickstarts plan to double farmer income in 6 yearsup a panel to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers' income by 2022, as prom
Modi government sets up panel, kickstarts plan to double farmer income in 6 years
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
up a panel to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers' income by 2022, as promised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The committee will chalk out a plan to shift farm policies from being production-oriented to based on incomes," a senior... Read more
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The Financial Express
Centre sets up panel to prepare roadmap to double farm incomeThe governments decision to set up the committee follows the budget announcemen
Centre sets up panel to prepare roadmap to double farm income
The Financial Express / Posted 12 days ago
The governments decision to set up the committee follows the budget announcement that set a target of doubling farm incomes by 2022 The government has set up a panel to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers’ income by 2022, as promised by Prime... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland, Fort Collins prepare for Earth Daytree care and lawn care. "We're there to let people know about what the extens
Loveland, Fort Collins prepare for Earth Day
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
tree care and lawn care. "We're there to let people know about what the extension is and does," said Alison O'Connor, horticulture agent for CSU extension in Larimer County. "We're their resource (with) research-based information from CSU they... Read more
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WA Today
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaignthe glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideratio
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaign
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
the glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideration of the Productivity Commission and Senate Committee, sound reason suggests the government will act to support temporary migrant workers. First, this is an opportunity... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaignthe glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideratio
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaign
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
the glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideration of the Productivity Commission and Senate Committee, sound reason suggests the government will act to support temporary migrant workers. First, this is an opportunity... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Senate inquiry recommends buck should stop at top for big chains like 7-11under the Franchising Code) associated with the manner in which underpayment of
Senate inquiry recommends buck should stop at top for big chains like 7-11
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
under the Franchising Code) associated with the manner in which underpayment of staff had been effected." The Senate committee's 373-page report, recommended that the Department of Immigration and Border Protection review its procedures,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaignthe glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideratio
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaign
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
the glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideration of the Productivity Commission and Senate Committee, sound reason suggests the government will act to support temporary migrant workers. First, this is an opportunity... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
BRCC plant sale, public forests forumThe Blue Ridge Community College Horticulture Department Plant Sale begins Thur
BRCC plant sale, public forests forum
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
The Blue Ridge Community College Horticulture Department Plant Sale begins Thursday. The sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The sale will continue through April 28. Prices will stay the same as... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
BRCC plant sale, public forests forumThe Blue Ridge Community College Horticulture Department Plant Sale begins Thur
BRCC plant sale, public forests forum
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
The Blue Ridge Community College Horticulture Department Plant Sale begins Thursday. The sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The sale will continue through April 28. Prices will stay the same as... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaignthe glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideratio
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaign
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
the glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideration of the Productivity Commission and Senate Committee, sound reason suggests the government will act to support temporary migrant workers. First, this is an opportunity... Read more
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The Age
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaignthe glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideratio
Silence on wage fraud won't wash in election campaign
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
the glaring need for action, the moral imperative and the measured consideration of the Productivity Commission and Senate Committee, sound reason suggests the government will act to support temporary migrant workers. First, this is an opportunity... Read more
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The Indian Express
Maharashtra: No new sugar mills in Marathwada for 5 yrsnew sugar mills in the drought-hit Marathwada region, which is facing a severe
Maharashtra: No new sugar mills in Marathwada for 5 yrs
The Indian Express / Posted 15 days ago
new sugar mills in the drought-hit Marathwada region, which is facing a severe drinking water crisis. At a core committee meeting of cabinet ministers led by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, it was decided to ban new sugar mills in... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Hillandale teacher wins $2K grant for Reading GardenBullington Gardens Director John Murphy, Hillandale students will be able to ge
Hillandale teacher wins $2K grant for Reading Garden
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 days ago
Bullington Gardens Director John Murphy, Hillandale students will be able to get hands-on learning opportunities in horticulture and natural sciences both on and off-site in preparation for the Reading Garden,” Pace said. The $2,000 from... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Teacher wins $2K grant for Reading GardenBullington Gardens Director John Murphy, Hillandale students will be able to ge
Teacher wins $2K grant for Reading Garden
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
Bullington Gardens Director John Murphy, Hillandale students will be able to get hands-on learning opportunities in horticulture and natural sciences both on and off-site in preparation for the Reading Garden,” Pace said. The $2,000 from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Budget Crisis - How 386 Fresh Projects Were Inserted in Agric Ministry Alonethe lawmakers allegedly also inserted fresh 386 projects worth N12.6 billion.
2016 Budget Crisis - How 386 Fresh Projects Were Inserted in Agric Ministry Alone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
the lawmakers allegedly also inserted fresh 386 projects worth N12.6 billion. A member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, who spoke to select journalists in Abuja, expressed worry about the development while vowing to... Read more
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dna
Sugar factories adding to drought in Marathwada?expert from Aurangabad who has served as a member on the Marathwada Statutory D
Sugar factories adding to drought in Marathwada?
dna / Posted 16 days ago
expert from Aurangabad who has served as a member on the Marathwada Statutory Development Board, told dna that the Chitale committee had recommended in 1999 that the government should not give permission to any new sugar factory in the Marathwada... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Sac divided on how rare roses, historic cemetery coexistThe Sacramento Preservation Committee is torn on how some of the rarest roses i
Sac divided on how rare roses, historic cemetery coexist
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
The Sacramento Preservation Committee is torn on how some of the rarest roses in the world can continue to coexist among the city’s ancestors. The commission is not making a decision, but listening to hours of debate at Wednesday’s meeting at City... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New advisory committee to tackle cemetery rose garden issueA new advisory committee will help city staff untangle the prickly issue of how
New advisory committee to tackle cemetery rose garden issue
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
A new advisory committee will help city staff untangle the prickly issue of how to care for the gardens in Sacramento’s historic City Cemetery. Roberta Deering, Sacramento’s preservation director, made the announcement during a marathon Preservation... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Some Citizens Seeing Red Over Cemetery Rose Removal Planperiod. During the meeting, City Preservation Director Roberta Deering announc
Some Citizens Seeing Red Over Cemetery Rose Removal Plan
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
period. During the meeting, City Preservation Director Roberta Deering announced the formation of a technical advisory committee to further study the complex issue. The committee will include cultural landscaping and horticulture experts,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The TPPA is a wonderful opportunityto grow and contribute to economic growth and employment, organisations represe
The TPPA is a wonderful opportunity
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
to grow and contribute to economic growth and employment, organisations representing businesses told a parliamentary select committee today.John Milford, Chief Executive of Wellington Chamber of Commerce and Business Central, and a Board member of... Read more
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Business Wire
Victoria B. Mars, Chairman of the Board, Mars, Inc., to accept the Holland on the Hill Heineken Award on April 21drive, a drive that is part of the Dutch DNA. That is why members of the Hollan
Victoria B. Mars, Chairman of the Board, Mars, Inc., to accept the Holland on the Hill Heineken Award on April 21
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
drive, a drive that is part of the Dutch DNA. That is why members of the Holland on the Hill Heineken Award and Lecture Committee unanimously chose Victoria B. Mars as the 2016 Heineken Award recipient and speaker. Ms. Mars will give a lecture... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Wienerschnitzel 'Hot Dogs for Homeless' Tour stops at Grace CampusHouse of Representatives) Oklahoma’s military installations will see money com
Wienerschnitzel 'Hot Dogs for Homeless' Tour stops at Grace Campus
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 days ago
House of Representatives) Oklahoma’s military installations will see money coming their way after the Appropriations Committee passed the Military Construction and Veterans Affair Appropriations Wednesday. Oklahoma’s military installations... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Authorities: Jasper escapee found in dishwasherHouse of Representatives) Oklahoma’s military installations will see money com
Authorities: Jasper escapee found in dishwasher
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 21 days ago
House of Representatives) Oklahoma’s military installations will see money coming their way after the Appropriations Committee passed the Military Construction and Veterans Affair Appropriations Wednesday. Oklahoma’s military installations... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Continuing a Gloucester County traditionElementary School was transformed into a celebration site of daffodils and the
Continuing a Gloucester County tradition
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Elementary School was transformed into a celebration site of daffodils and the 30th birthday of the festival. While a committee numbering 17 individuals planned the show—horticulture, artistic design and photography, they were supported by a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parly Gives Nod to Manicaland State Varsityand hospitality. The university will start with four inaugural faculties: Engi
Parly Gives Nod to Manicaland State Varsity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
and hospitality. The university will start with four inaugural faculties: Engineering; Tourism and Natural Resources; Horticulture and Environment Sciences; and Agriculture and Life Sciences. Dr Gandawa said the institution would be... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Are there events planned for Earth Week? Naturallyfor the Performing Arts), an update on the campus Climate Action Plan (Monday a
Are there events planned for Earth Week? Naturally
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
for the Performing Arts), an update on the campus Climate Action Plan (Monday at the Illini Union), a campus tree walk with horticulture Professor Gary Kling (April 20), bike tune-ups on the Quad (April 19-21), and a clothing swap at the University... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Horticulturist added to Firestone effortPat Tingle of the Columbiana Restoration and Beautification Committee (R&B) sai
Horticulturist added to Firestone effort
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Pat Tingle of the Columbiana Restoration and Beautification Committee (R&B) said the committee approved hiring Keith Kaiser during their recent meeting. "We were very pleased to get him. He is a well-known horticulturist," she said, adding that his... Read more
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Salem News
Park to benefit from MetroParks lossPat Tingle of the Columbiana Restoration and Beautification Committee (R&B) sai
Park to benefit from MetroParks loss
Salem News / Posted 23 days ago
Pat Tingle of the Columbiana Restoration and Beautification Committee (R&B) said the committee approved hiring Keith Kaiser during their recent meeting. "We were very pleased to get him. He is a well-known horticulturist," she said, adding that his... Read more
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The Advocate
Make Thee Beds of Rosesshow and sale had everything from bonsai to bird feeders and then some. Proceed
Make Thee Beds of Roses
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
show and sale had everything from bonsai to bird feeders and then some. Proceeds from the festival benefit the Ira Nelson Horticulture Center, an instructional laboratory facility for the university designed not only to educate students but the... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
STC village announces farmers’ market steering committee | April 10, 2016ST. CHARLES – A new seven-person steering committee has been named in St. Charl
STC village announces farmers’ market steering committee | April 10, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 24 days ago
ST. CHARLES – A new seven-person steering committee has been named in St. Charles for a potential farmer’s market in the village. The committee’s purpose is to “explore the feasibility of, and to help coordinate the planning for, a farmers’ market... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Critics say wetlands relocation plan all wetwere members in the crowd from the Niagara Landowners Association, Niagara Wood
Critics say wetlands relocation plan all wet
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 26 days ago
were members in the crowd from the Niagara Landowners Association, Niagara Woodcarvers Association, nature clubs, Ontario Horticulture Association and others. “This is not a radical, left-wing, tie ourselves to the bulldozers — yet,” he said. “It... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Critics say wetlands relocation plan all wetwere members in the crowd from the Niagara Landowners Association, Niagara Wood
Critics say wetlands relocation plan all wet
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 26 days ago
were members in the crowd from the Niagara Landowners Association, Niagara Woodcarvers Association, nature clubs, Ontario Horticulture Association and others. “This is not a radical, left-wing, tie ourselves to the bulldozers — yet,” he said. “It... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Critics say wetlands relocation plan all wetwere members in the crowd from the Niagara Landowners Association, Niagara Wood
Critics say wetlands relocation plan all wet
Welland Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
were members in the crowd from the Niagara Landowners Association, Niagara Woodcarvers Association, nature clubs, Ontario Horticulture Association and others. “This is not a radical, left-wing, tie ourselves to the bulldozers — yet,” he said. “It... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
CMHA planning to create 'edible urban forest'of an additional or amended licence agreement. Details of the agreement will b
CMHA planning to create 'edible urban forest'
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 26 days ago
of an additional or amended licence agreement. Details of the agreement will be discussed at the community services committee. The local CMHA has been growing vegetables and other plants in Owen Sound for several years. It also manages 19... Read more
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