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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Science column: Our humble but impactful prairiehills. Called the “Piedmont,” from Italian, meaning “at the foot of the mountai
Science column: Our humble but impactful prairie
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
hills. Called the “Piedmont,” from Italian, meaning “at the foot of the mountain,” this region differs from the flatter terrain to the east, known as the “High Plains” or “Eastern Plains.” The most direct economic impact of our prairie is on... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Algae blooming in waterways across countryand blue-green algae. Blue-green algae also is blanketing inland lakes and riv
Algae blooming in waterways across country
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 12 hours ago
and blue-green algae. Blue-green algae also is blanketing inland lakes and rivers throughout the country, feeding off farm and residential fertilizers, leaking sewage, El Niño's heavy winter, and spring rains, and now record summer heat.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Algae is blooming in waterways all around the countryand blue-green algae. Blue-green algae also is blanketing inland lakes and riv
Algae is blooming in waterways all around the country
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 hours ago
and blue-green algae. Blue-green algae also is blanketing inland lakes and rivers throughout the country, feeding off farm and residential fertilizers, leaking sewage, El Niño's heavy winter and spring rains, and now record summer heat. That's... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28keeper talks, 11:30 a.m.; giraffe feeding experience, 10-11 a.m. and 3-4 p.m. (
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
keeper talks, 11:30 a.m.; giraffe feeding experience, 10-11 a.m. and 3-4 p.m. ($5, cash only, closed Tuesdays); Family Farm contact area, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Willawong Station bird feeding ($1/seed stick, cash only); historic carousel ($2); Banyan... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Concerns over barley quality as 2016 harvest gets under waybaking sunshine this week – but the damp, dark weather of previous months has a
Concerns over barley quality as 2016 harvest gets under way
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
baking sunshine this week – but the damp, dark weather of previous months has affected the quality of the region’s barley. Farmers have reported average yields, but poor grain quality in their winter-sown barley, with some of the crop being hit by... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Drought drags agricultural economy downAsk any farmer about farming and very soon, the conversation will turn to the w
Drought drags agricultural economy down
The Chronicle Express / Posted yesterday
Ask any farmer about farming and very soon, the conversation will turn to the weather. Largely, the success or failure of all their work is ultimately held hostage by Mother Nature. Every year and season presents anxiety for those responsible for the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tri-state farmers struggle as drought deepensGallery: Region farmers struggle as drought deepens Scattered storms and showe
Tri-state farmers struggle as drought deepens
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Gallery: Region farmers struggle as drought deepens Scattered storms and showers over the last few weeks have raised more dust than hopes for farmers in the Chattanooga region. The U.S. Drought Monitor map released Thursday morning shows extreme... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Oxford residents object to proposed housing developmentof residents objecting a proposed 50-home development in Oxford. The proposal
Oxford residents object to proposed housing development
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
of residents objecting a proposed 50-home development in Oxford. The proposal for the 23-acre site connecting Olde Farm Road and Country Club Drive was unanimously recommended for city council’s approval by Planning Commission last month.... Read more
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Weekly Times
Grains of truth in Ukraine benefitsCROPPING in Ukraine means five times as many staff as in Australia and thirty p
Grains of truth in Ukraine benefits
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
CROPPING in Ukraine means five times as many staff as in Australia and thirty per cent of them are for ­security. But crops from the country are highly competitive with crops from Australia and the US. Lawrence Richmond, who grew up on a mixed farm... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Harron’s building a bloodstock empirehave been worn this season by the riders of a stellar group of two-year-olds se
Harron’s building a bloodstock empire
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
have been worn this season by the riders of a stellar group of two-year-olds selected by equine expert James Harron, trained by Peter and Paul Snowden, and headlined by superstar colt Capitalist — winner of the Golden Slipper, Magic Millions... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAtheir lovers before they’ve consummated the relationship (as it turns out male
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
their lovers before they’ve consummated the relationship (as it turns out male mantises are better lovers when their brain is detached from his abdominal ganglion). They have binocular vision but only one ear. But what’s really cool?... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Orchard View celebrates end of harvestWith this year’s voluminous cherry harvest winding down, Orchard View Farms, In
Orchard View celebrates end of harvest
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
With this year’s voluminous cherry harvest winding down, Orchard View Farms, Inc., decided to show its gratitude for the efforts of the company’s hundreds of workers by hosting an employee appreciation luncheon, complete with a disk jockey playing... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
As the River Runs Dry: The Southwest's water crisisgrabbed his camcorder. "Here we go," he said, sliding from the cab and pointin
As the River Runs Dry: The Southwest's water crisis
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
grabbed his camcorder. "Here we go," he said, sliding from the cab and pointing his lens at the fine spray of water and rainbow rising from pop-up sprinklers on the lawn of a low-slung ranch home. "Thursday," he spoke, recording the day as... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Drought dries up farms' CSA share diversitySummer squash at Ever Green Farm in Rock Stream are smaller than usual, and cuc
Drought dries up farms' CSA share diversity
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Summer squash at Ever Green Farm in Rock Stream are smaller than usual, and cucumbers are taking longer to grow. At Shared Roots Farm in McGraw, instead of harvesting sugar snap peas for three or four weeks, farmers reaped only two weeks' worth of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rain records tumble but drought not overRain records tumble in Queensland but drought not over By Lindsay Wright, Amy
Rain records tumble but drought not over
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Rain records tumble in Queensland but drought not over By Lindsay Wright, Amy McCosker, Lara Webster and Lydia Burton An unseasonably wet weekend in many parts of Queensland will go down in the record books, with some areas getting three to five... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.14. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. 570-961-9000 or livenation.com
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
14. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. 570-961-9000 or livenation.com. CELTIC MARTINS: Aug. 12, 7 p.m. Salt Springs State Park, Franklin Forks. Free but donations accepted. 570-945-3239 or friendsofsaltspringspark.org. KANSAS: Aug.... Read more
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Philly.com
Summer Time: Lobster, challah, hollah! Ten things I learned at the Margate Farmers MarketMARGATE, N.J. - Lobster, challah, hollah! Ten things I learned at the Margate C
Summer Time: Lobster, challah, hollah! Ten things I learned at the Margate Farmers Market
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
MARGATE, N.J. - Lobster, challah, hollah! Ten things I learned at the Margate Community Farmers Market: 1. There's lobster in those waters off Atlantic City. Not only are people freaking out over the Caribbean-blue waters at the Jersey Shore this... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Criticism resurfaces as new Farm turns to mudTHE new Eagle Farm was the centre of attention again on Saturday as it worsened
Criticism resurfaces as new Farm turns to mud
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
THE new Eagle Farm was the centre of attention again on Saturday as it worsened into the heavy range with less than 10mm of rain falling after the initial Soft 5 assessment in the morning. Certainly Saturday’s surface, where the rail was back to the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.14. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. 570-961-9000 or livenation.com
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
14. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. 570-961-9000 or livenation.com. CELTIC MARTINS: Aug. 12, 7 p.m. Salt Springs State Park, Franklin Forks. Free but donations accepted. 570-945-3239 or friendsofsaltspringspark.org. KANSAS: Aug.... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fire on the plainsAnother fire sprang up north of Wiggins at around 1 p.m. on Thursday afternoon,
Fire on the plains
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
Another fire sprang up north of Wiggins at around 1 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, but fire fighters, with the help of local farmers, were able to put it out by 2 p.m. Neither fire resulted in much damage, although Zach Deal, a public information... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events14. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. 570-961-9000 or livenation.com
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
14. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. 570-961-9000 or livenation.com. CELTIC MARTINS: Aug. 12, 7 p.m. Salt Springs State Park, Franklin Forks. Free but donations accepted. 570-945-3239 or friendsofsaltspringspark.org. KANSAS: Aug.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Poor Will’s Clark County Almanack: Blackberry timeinevitable passing. Small, warty seed pods appeared on some milkweed plants, wh
Poor Will’s Clark County Almanack: Blackberry time
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
inevitable passing. Small, warty seed pods appeared on some milkweed plants, while others were still in flower. — David Rains Wallace Nighttime lows typically remain in the 60s, but chilly 50s occur an average of 15 percent of the time. Rain is... Read more
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Sussex Express
Hailsham7.30pm. SWIMMING FUN DAY: Swimming Club is holding a Fun Day from 11am to 3pm
Hailsham
Sussex Express / Posted 9 days ago
7.30pm. SWIMMING FUN DAY: Swimming Club is holding a Fun Day from 11am to 3pm tomorrow, Saturday, at Nunningham Farm, Bagham Lane, Herstmonceux. Entry is £1. Parking is free. HEALTHY LIVING CLUB: On Tuesday this over 50s club will be... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Much of region hit with severe droughtFinger Lakes and Southern Tier this summer, as much of the region is now consid
Much of region hit with severe drought
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Finger Lakes and Southern Tier this summer, as much of the region is now considered to be in a severe drought. For local farmers, this scorcher of a summer is more than an eyesore, it's a blow to business. Stephen Cummins, who owns Indian Creek... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Record-breaking wheat cropbest, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to ro
Record-breaking wheat crop
Sarnia Observer / Posted 9 days ago
best, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to roll this week in London area wheat fields, farmers are reporting extraordinary yields. "At this point in time I am absolutely ecstatic with the wheat crop, it's... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Record-breaking wheat cropbest, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to ro
Record-breaking wheat crop
Chatham Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
best, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to roll this week in London area wheat fields, farmers are reporting extraordinary yields. "At this point in time I am absolutely ecstatic with the wheat crop, it's... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Record-breaking wheat cropbest, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to ro
Record-breaking wheat crop
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 9 days ago
best, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to roll this week in London area wheat fields, farmers are reporting extraordinary yields. "At this point in time I am absolutely ecstatic with the wheat crop, it's... Read more
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The Young Witness
The week that was around our regionTRANGIE: Junior Grains winners 1st Jesse McCutcheon, Trangie, 2nd Paddy Burns,
The week that was around our region
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
TRANGIE: Junior Grains winners 1st Jesse McCutcheon, Trangie, 2nd Paddy Burns, Trangie, 3rd Charlie Gillespie, Trangie, 4th Gus Davies, Narromine at the Trangie Junior Judging day. Click on the image to view the story. DUBBO: Pokemon Go Dubbo group... Read more
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Western Advocate
The week that was around our regionTRANGIE: Junior Grains winners 1st Jesse McCutcheon, Trangie, 2nd Paddy Burns,
The week that was around our region
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
TRANGIE: Junior Grains winners 1st Jesse McCutcheon, Trangie, 2nd Paddy Burns, Trangie, 3rd Charlie Gillespie, Trangie, 4th Gus Davies, Narromine at the Trangie Junior Judging day. Click on the image to view the story. DUBBO: Pokemon Go Dubbo group... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The week that was around our regionTRANGIE: Junior Grains winners 1st Jesse McCutcheon, Trangie, 2nd Paddy Burns,
The week that was around our region
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
TRANGIE: Junior Grains winners 1st Jesse McCutcheon, Trangie, 2nd Paddy Burns, Trangie, 3rd Charlie Gillespie, Trangie, 4th Gus Davies, Narromine at the Trangie Junior Judging day. Click on the image to view the story. DUBBO: Pokemon Go Dubbo group... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Record-breaking wheat cropbest, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to ro
Record-breaking wheat crop
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 9 days ago
best, if not the best, in the province's history. With combines starting to roll this week in London area wheat fields, farmers are reporting extraordinary yields. "At this point in time I am absolutely ecstatic with the wheat crop, it's... Read more
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Weekly Times
Record yield tippedWESTERN Australia is on track to produce its biggest crop after the best start
Record yield tipped
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
WESTERN Australia is on track to produce its biggest crop after the best start in decades. The Grain Industry Associ­ation of Western Australia predicted a 10.7 million tonne wheat crop and a 17.3 million tonne winter crop for the state in its first... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area entertainment and eventsBurke Duo. MERT'S PIANO BAR: Scranton: Friday, Last Call. MOHEGAN SUN POCONO:
Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Burke Duo. MERT'S PIANO BAR: Scranton: Friday, Last Call. MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: today, Tramps Like Us (Bruce Springsteen tribute). NEW PENNY: Scranton: Friday, UMan Era and Earthmouth; Saturday, DJ Mike B. OLDE BROOK INN: Moscow:... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Demand for pesticide-free vegetables soarsRiding the organic trend the key to small crop farming survival A Queenland co
Demand for pesticide-free vegetables soars
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Riding the organic trend the key to small crop farming survival A Queenland couple says a change of on-farm practices towards more organic methods, and direct selling to loyal customers at weekend markets, is keeping them on the land. In Mary... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
FED: We're generally pleased with the economy (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)mixed but improving on average. Most reporting Districts noted higher prices fo
FED: We're generally pleased with the economy (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
mixed but improving on average. Most reporting Districts noted higher prices for their respective major crops at the time farmers were able to lock-in for the fall harvest, while Cleveland, Richmond, and Chicago reported that some crop prices have... Read more
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Connecticut Post
FED: We're generally pleased with the economy (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)mixed but improving on average. Most reporting Districts noted higher prices fo
FED: We're generally pleased with the economy (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
mixed but improving on average. Most reporting Districts noted higher prices for their respective major crops at the time farmers were able to lock-in for the fall harvest, while Cleveland, Richmond, and Chicago reported that some crop prices have... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
FED: We're generally pleased with the economy (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)mixed but improving on average. Most reporting Districts noted higher prices fo
FED: We're generally pleased with the economy (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, TLT, TLO, USD, DXY)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
mixed but improving on average. Most reporting Districts noted higher prices for their respective major crops at the time farmers were able to lock-in for the fall harvest, while Cleveland, Richmond, and Chicago reported that some crop prices have... Read more
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Weekly Times
Relief at best rain in agesIN JUST 24 hours, Rod Cope went from having an average on-farm water supply to
Relief at best rain in ages
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
IN JUST 24 hours, Rod Cope went from having an average on-farm water supply to a near overflowing dam. The dairy farmer at Middle Tarwin, in South Gippsland, received 30mm of rain last week as parts of Gippsland flooded. “We didn’t get a huge... Read more
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Weekly Times
Drought, now drenchedExtremes bite as farmers go from drought to flooding rain GIPPSLAND farms are
Drought, now drenched
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
Extremes bite as farmers go from drought to flooding rain GIPPSLAND farms are awash after heavy rain last week turned grass into mud and flooded low-lying vegetable crops. Flooding caused an estimated $400,000 damage to salad crops on one Lindenow... Read more
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Daily Examiner
W is for ... Gai Waterhouseno one, horse racing fan or not, who isn't aware of Gai Waterhouse. Her larger
W is for ... Gai Waterhouse
Daily Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
no one, horse racing fan or not, who isn't aware of Gai Waterhouse. Her larger than life personality, mixed with stunning training successes, have made her the first lady of Australia's thoroughbred industry. And that success has extended to the... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: United Way of Northwest Illinois Executive Director Tiffany Nieman captures Celebrity Showmanship crownAM The Stephenson County Fair kicked off on Wednesday with beautiful weather a
News & Views: United Way of Northwest Illinois Executive Director Tiffany Nieman captures Celebrity Showmanship crown
The Journal-Standard / Posted 13 days ago
AM The Stephenson County Fair kicked off on Wednesday with beautiful weather after an overnight storm dropped an inch of rain. The sunshine dried things out nicely, and we were able to proceed with our Youth and Family Night activities that... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Peach harvest season is now underwayLOGANVILLE, YORK COUNTY, Pa.-- A savory part of the summer is biting down into
Peach harvest season is now underway
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 days ago
LOGANVILLE, YORK COUNTY, Pa.-- A savory part of the summer is biting down into fresh farm fruit. One favorite is peaches are now being harvested across our area. Stanley Brown of Brown's Orchards and Farm Market in Loganville, York County continue a... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: English language loaded up with quirksa delightful treatise about the English language. Some samples: • “The bandage
Loran Smith: English language loaded up with quirks
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
a delightful treatise about the English language. Some samples: • “The bandage was wound around the wound.” • “The farm was used to produce produce.” • “The dump was so full that it had to refuse more refuse.” • “We must polish the Polish... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Health Briefs: Sunset Meadows prepares Nifty 90s celebration— Agricultural producers in Colorado who are interested in identifying ways to
Health Briefs: Sunset Meadows prepares Nifty 90s celebration
Craig Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
— Agricultural producers in Colorado who are interested in identifying ways to conserve energy on their farm, or who want to implement conservation practices recommended in an energy audit such as irrigation water management,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Welcome to the country: Refugees are helping a prairie town growalready standing guard at our feet. Championing the Canadian side is Shaun Fri
Welcome to the country: Refugees are helping a prairie town grow
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
already standing guard at our feet. Championing the Canadian side is Shaun Friesen, retired principal turned hobby farmer, who has lent out the half-acre field in question. Defending the Syrians is Ahlam Dib, who arrived in Canada with her... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Backyard chicken giveaway thrills two Maine kidsbeen living out there, pretty much,” her mom, Nicole Killam, said of Kendall. “
Backyard chicken giveaway thrills two Maine kids
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
been living out there, pretty much,” her mom, Nicole Killam, said of Kendall. “Even last night, when it was pouring rain, she had to be out there. She goes out multiple, multiple times a day. She’s in her camp chair out there right... Read more
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Herald Sun
Weekend Best Betson the minimum and the wide gate will suit. TAB Fixed Odds: $3.80 STEPHEN ZAM
Weekend Best Bets
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
on the minimum and the wide gate will suit. TAB Fixed Odds: $3.80 STEPHEN ZAMMIT (Daily Telegraph). Form: x1114 Leading trainer Chris Waller had this gelding ready to pounce over 2200m at Randwick on June 11 on a wet track and he did the job in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Beat The Bookie value bets(Sportsman). Form: 0499x Percivale is a 2000m plus horse but he’s second-up he
Beat The Bookie value bets
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
(Sportsman). Form: 0499x Percivale is a 2000m plus horse but he’s second-up here and I think he will still have some spring in those legs. In terms of ‘class’, bear in mind that last prep Percivale was third to Zarzali (on heavy 8) and came... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Beat The Bookie value bets(Sportsman). Form: 0499x Percivale is a 2000m plus horse but he’s second-up he
Beat The Bookie value bets
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
(Sportsman). Form: 0499x Percivale is a 2000m plus horse but he’s second-up here and I think he will still have some spring in those legs. In terms of ‘class’, bear in mind that last prep Percivale was third to Zarzali (on heavy 8) and came... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Weekend Best Betson the minimum and the wide gate will suit. TAB Fixed Odds: $3.80 STEPHEN ZAM
Weekend Best Bets
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
on the minimum and the wide gate will suit. TAB Fixed Odds: $3.80 STEPHEN ZAMMIT (Daily Telegraph). Form: x1114 Leading trainer Chris Waller had this gelding ready to pounce over 2200m at Randwick on June 11 on a wet track and he did the job in... Read more
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