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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.PIANO BAR: Scranton: today, Picture Perfect. NEW PENNY: Scranton: today, One R
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
PIANO BAR: Scranton: today, Picture Perfect. NEW PENNY: Scranton: today, One Red X and Delirium. OLDE BROOK INN: Springbrook Twp.: today, Sugar Ray, Last Call; Sunday, J2. OLE TYME CHARLEY’S RESTAURANT & PUB: Plains Twp.: Wednesday,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events in NEPA20 through 21. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. $25 and up. 570-961-
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events in NEPA
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
20 through 21. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. $25 and up. 570-961-9000 or SusquehannaBreakdown.com. BRIGGS FARM BLUES FESTIVAL 2016: July 8 through 10. Briggs Farm, Nescopeck. $23-$100. 570-379-2003 or briggsfarm.com. CAMP BISCO:... Read more
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Canberra Times
PNG's food bowl is all but emptylarge Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live o
PNG's food bowl is all but empty
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
large Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live outside urban centres; most are subsistence farmers. The Highlands region has been called the "food bowl" of the nation, so when drought strikes, the effects ripple... Read more
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WA Today
PNG's food bowl is all but emptylarge Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live o
PNG's food bowl is all but empty
WA Today / Posted yesterday
large Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live outside urban centres; most are subsistence farmers. Anna Snaka prepares an unpalatable dinner of bitter yam and ferns for her children in Kanma village. Photo: Mayeta... Read more
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Brisbane Times
PNG's food bowl is all but emptylarge Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live o
PNG's food bowl is all but empty
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
large Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live outside urban centres; most are subsistence farmers. The Highlands region has been called the "food bowl" of the nation, so when drought strikes, the effects ripple... Read more
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The Age
PNG's food bowl is all but emptylarge Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live o
PNG's food bowl is all but empty
The Age / Posted yesterday
large Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live outside urban centres; most are subsistence farmers. The Highlands region has been called the "food bowl" of the nation, so when drought strikes, the effects ripple... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
PNG's food bowl is all but emptylarge Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live o
PNG's food bowl is all but empty
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
large Pacific island nation. In a population of 7.3 million, 87 per cent live outside urban centres; most are subsistence farmers. The Highlands region has been called the "food bowl" of the nation, so when drought strikes, the effects ripple... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area entertainment and events20 through 21. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. $25 and up. 570-961-
Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
20 through 21. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton. $25 and up. 570-961-9000 or SusquehannaBreakdown.com. BRIGGS FARM BLUES FESTIVAL 2016: July 8 through 10. Briggs Farm, Nescopeck. $23-$100. 570-379-2003 or briggsfarm.com. CAMP BISCO:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Drought Is Destroying KZN's Cattle FarmsCattle rancher Robin Fowler, 60, believes that farmers are eternal optimists. L
How Drought Is Destroying KZN's Cattle Farms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Cattle rancher Robin Fowler, 60, believes that farmers are eternal optimists. Last November, when summer rains failed to arrive in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, he sold off 160 Nguni cattle, or 80% of his stock. Drought -- South Africa's most severe... Read more
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Deseret News
2011 flooding poses lingering concerns for Weber CountySALT LAKE CITY — Record or near record snowpack, combined with rain on snow eve
2011 flooding poses lingering concerns for Weber County
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Record or near record snowpack, combined with rain on snow events, sent torrents of water gushing down the Weber River in the spring of 2011, turning front yards and pastures into ponds and damaging businesses and homes. The network... Read more
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chad
Sensational singing South Yorkshire jockey Ryan Winks inface was still caked in mud. You can’t hold back,” the 35-year-old journeyman
Sensational singing South Yorkshire jockey Ryan Winks in
chad / Posted 4 days ago
face was still caked in mud. You can’t hold back,” the 35-year-old journeyman jockey said. After all, this was a horse – trained by the rider’s permit-holding father Peter on the family’s farm at Little Houghton between Barnsley and Doncaster –... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Sensational singing South Yorkshire jockey Ryan Winks inface was still caked in mud. You can’t hold back,” the 35-year-old journeyman
Sensational singing South Yorkshire jockey Ryan Winks in
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
face was still caked in mud. You can’t hold back,” the 35-year-old journeyman jockey said. After all, this was a horse – trained by the rider’s permit-holding father Peter on the family’s farm at Little Houghton between Barnsley and Doncaster –... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The great wet hopecities to cut water usage by 25%) have turned green again. The one dismay has b
The great wet hope
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
cities to cut water usage by 25%) have turned green again. The one dismay has been seeing millions of gallons of precious rainwater pour down hillside gutters and storm drains, as it flowed unhindered into Santa Monica Bay. Vacations spent as a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Are we causing longer, more intense bushfire seasons?Red". According to the CSIRO, the average temperature of our continent has ris
Are we causing longer, more intense bushfire seasons?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Red". According to the CSIRO, the average temperature of our continent has risen by almost a degree since Federation and rainfall in the south has fallen. They say there is "high confidence that projected warming and drying in southern and... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this,” said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
too damn early for this,” said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Neighborly ties bind some New Hampshire voters to Sandershim before from news and stuff like that, the 6 o�clock and the 11 o�clock news
Neighborly ties bind some New Hampshire voters to Sanders
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
him before from news and stuff like that, the 6 o�clock and the 11 o�clock news,� said Putnam, 31, the owner of Winsome Farm Organics, a dairy and meat farm that looks out onto the icy Connecticut River and neighboring Vermont. �He was the mayor... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Paul Routledge uncovers the dark, delicious mysteries of the Rhubarb Triangleon the banks of the river Volga? A unique variety, Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb, i
Paul Routledge uncovers the dark, delicious mysteries of the Rhubarb Triangle
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
on the banks of the river Volga? A unique variety, Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb, is grown only in a tightly defined area of farmland. Work of art: Photographer Martin Parr captures the rhubarb workers Bounded by Wakefield, Morley and Rothwell, the... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
George Barnes: Holidays help make awful February betterthis year has not been bad. It was a much warmer than average first week of Feb
George Barnes: Holidays help make awful February better
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
this year has not been bad. It was a much warmer than average first week of February, with a little snow and some rain, with temperatures reaching into the 50s. We did get hit with a nasty storm Friday, but it was manageable.Realizing what... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Ultimate Arizona bucket list: 47 things to do in Phoenix areamore than 50 varieties of plants and a koi pond with more than 300 fish. Taking
Ultimate Arizona bucket list: 47 things to do in Phoenix area
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
more than 50 varieties of plants and a koi pond with more than 300 fish. Taking a respite at the teahouse where a formally trained tea master offers a taste of spiritual refreshment is a way to live in the moment. Japanese Friendship Garden in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Rural confidence high after wide-spread rainbut most grape and vegetable growers fared better as storms rolled through the
Rural confidence high after wide-spread rain
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
but most grape and vegetable growers fared better as storms rolled through the region in recent weeks. The drenching rain over the past two weeks has been generally welcomed across North East Victoria and Riverina. Senior agronomist at... Read more
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CBS News
Winter thaw triggers early sap run in maple syrup countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers early sap run in maple syrup country
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countryFeb. 3, 2016 photo, Wendell Downing works on a tank to hold sap to be boiled in
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Feb. 3, 2016 photo, Wendell Downing works on a tank to hold sap to be boiled into maple syrup at Limlaw Family Maple Farm in West Topsham, Vt. A winter warmup has triggered sap to flow, launching an early start to the maple syrup season for... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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Boston Herald
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 8 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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Salon.com
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this,” said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
too damn early for this,” said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple countrytoo damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Do
Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
too damn early for this," said Doug Zecher of Havoc Hill Sugar House in East Dorset, Vermont, before he set out in rain and sleet to check on his sap lines earlier this week. His operation started tapping trees about two weeks earlier than... Read more
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The Age
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricityHydro Tasmania's Gordon Dam - when Lake Gordon was full. Photo: Peter Mathew A
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricity
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Hydro Tasmania's Gordon Dam - when Lake Gordon was full. Photo: Peter Mathew A record dry spring and the failure of the main power link to the mainland have forced Tasmania to turn to expensive gas and even diesel generators to meet electricity... Read more
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Business Wire
Central-Eastern New Mexico Ranch & Development Land to Sell at AuctionLake Ranch, consisting of 23,000± acres with Ute Lake Reservoir frontage, ample
Central-Eastern New Mexico Ranch & Development Land to Sell at Auction
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Lake Ranch, consisting of 23,000± acres with Ute Lake Reservoir frontage, ample water supply for cattle and a variety of terrains, as well as a development parcel to the public during a live auction event on Friday, Feb. 19. The event will feature... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Scrapbook hatches Silverdale historythe big box stores, Silverdale was an egg-producing powerhouse. Central Valley
Scrapbook hatches Silverdale history
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the big box stores, Silverdale was an egg-producing powerhouse. Central Valley and Clear Creek were dotted with poultry farms, each part of a collective supply chain that sent wooden crates full of eggs as far away as Chicago. It gave rise to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricityafter an extended dry spell and the failure of the main power link to the mainl
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricity
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
after an extended dry spell and the failure of the main power link to the mainland has made things worse. A record dry spring and the failure of the main power link to the mainland have forced Tasmania to turn to expensive gas and even diesel... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricityafter an extended dry spell and the failure of the main power link to the mainl
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricity
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
after an extended dry spell and the failure of the main power link to the mainland has made things worse. A record dry spring and the failure of the main power link to the mainland have forced Tasmania to turn to expensive gas and even diesel... Read more
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The Courier
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricityafter an extended dry spell and the failure of the main power link to the mainl
Rainfall drop, cable failure leave Tasmania scrambling for electricity
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
after an extended dry spell and the failure of the main power link to the mainland has made things worse. A record dry spring and the failure of the main power link to the mainland have forced Tasmania to turn to expensive gas and even diesel... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Tracking the WeatherWinter wheat or spring wheat this growing season? February calves or March at t
Tracking the Weather
Havre Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Winter wheat or spring wheat this growing season? February calves or March at this location? March foals or just wait for June? Is it too windy to spray? Too wet to seed? Or too dry to keep the herd on this pasture? Paperwork or outside work... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards: No 'sugar coating' budget crisis; LSU AgCenter cuts could hurt sugar cane farmersGov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League con
Gov. John Bel Edwards: No 'sugar coating' budget crisis; LSU AgCenter cuts could hurt sugar cane farmers
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League conference in Lafayette that funding cuts for the LSU AgCenter, which is part of the LSU system and oversees agricultural stations and programs across the state, would be... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cartshed Cottages at Sharrington Hall, Norfolkout into a sleek swatch of muted greys. Which cottage? We stayed in Shell, the
Cartshed Cottages at Sharrington Hall, Norfolk
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
out into a sleek swatch of muted greys. Which cottage? We stayed in Shell, the gorgeous two bed, two bath (including a rainforest shower) cottage on the far right. Its main bedroom features a soft grey, contemporary four poster, rose blush... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
To ease South Florida flood risk, Lake Okeechobee draining to resumeSouth Florida flooding threats are triggering the pumping of polluted farm wate
To ease South Florida flood risk, Lake Okeechobee draining to resume
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
South Florida flooding threats are triggering the pumping of polluted farm water into Lake Okeechobee, just as more lake water is set to be drained out to sea. While that helps protect lakeside communities and South Florida farmland from flooding,... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Pittsburgh’s St. Clair neighborhood to get an urban farm and new housingthe South Side Slopes and the independent borough of Mount Oliver. It presente
Pittsburgh’s St. Clair neighborhood to get an urban farm and new housing
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 10 days ago
the South Side Slopes and the independent borough of Mount Oliver. It presented its latest version of the Hilltop Farm Master Plan, which would add a number of amenities to a broad section of Pittsburgh, some areas of which are far from... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards: No 'sugar coating' budget crisis; LSU AgCenter cuts could hurt sugar cane farmersGov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League con
Gov. John Bel Edwards: No 'sugar coating' budget crisis; LSU AgCenter cuts could hurt sugar cane farmers
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League conference in Lafayette that funding cuts for the LSU AgCenter, which is part of the LSU System and oversees agricultural stations and programs across the state, would be... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards: No 'sugar coating' budget crisis; LSU AgCenter cuts could hurt sugar cane farmersGov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League con
Gov. John Bel Edwards: No 'sugar coating' budget crisis; LSU AgCenter cuts could hurt sugar cane farmers
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League conference in Lafayette that funding cuts for the LSU AgCenter, which is part of the LSU System and oversees agricultural stations and programs across the state, would be... Read more
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The Advocate
Edwards: No way to ‘sugar coat’ budget crisis, with LSU AgCenter cuts that could hurt Louisiana sugar cane farmersGov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League con
Edwards: No way to ‘sugar coat’ budget crisis, with LSU AgCenter cuts that could hurt Louisiana sugar cane farmers
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Gov. John Bel Edwards told farmers at the annual American Sugar Cane League conference in Lafayette that funding cuts for the LSU AgCenter, which is part of the LSU System and oversees agricultural stations and programs across the state, would be... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: Be practical about waterways regulationsWater Act regulatory jurisdiction over additional bodies of water, particularly
Brunell: Be practical about waterways regulations
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Water Act regulatory jurisdiction over additional bodies of water, particularly those that are seasonal or dependent on rain and wetlands near streams. Opponents of the rules, which range from agriculture to small business, argue they amount to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Shorthorns stand tallBeef believer: Andy Withers with Kelpie Tess on his farm near Naracoorte in Sou
Shorthorns stand tall
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
Beef believer: Andy Withers with Kelpie Tess on his farm near Naracoorte in South Australia. THE Withers family has been breeding Shorthorn cattle roughly as long as they have been farming. And that, by Andy Withers reckoning, dates back to 1870,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What to Do If You Want to Cancel Your Trip Because of Zika Virusbulbs outline the buildings and towers in the shopping district. (Charlie Riede
What to Do If You Want to Cancel Your Trip Because of Zika Virus
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
bulbs outline the buildings and towers in the shopping district. (Charlie Riedel/AP) Indians, living in shanties in a farmland, walk as the sun rises in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. Some 800 million people in the country live in... Read more
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Weekly Times
A feast in the far eastGreen pastures: Ensay farmer Chris Commins reckons he is experiencing “as good
A feast in the far east
Weekly Times / Posted 13 days ago
Green pastures: Ensay farmer Chris Commins reckons he is experiencing “as good a year as I’ve seen”. THE land of milk and honey — that’s how East Gippsland farmer Chris Commins described his farm last week. The Ensay cattle producer says he is... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
WNY Weather History2000: A low pressure system brought snowfall totals up to about a foot, mainly
WNY Weather History
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
2000: A low pressure system brought snowfall totals up to about a foot, mainly for the Southern Tier: Springwater 13"; Strykersville 12"; Colden 9", Arkwright 8"; and Perrysburg 7". January 14 1950: Gusty winds injured 8 people with gusts up to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The truth behind the avocado shortage: growers made 'innocent mistake'International Avocado Society says growers tried to boost pre-Christmas sales.
The truth behind the avocado shortage: growers made 'innocent mistake'
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
International Avocado Society says growers tried to boost pre-Christmas sales. For weeks the avocado industry has blamed rain and bushfires for Australia's summer shortage, which has seen wholesale prices double, retail prices spike to $7 per fruit,... Read more
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