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The Economic Times
India to get over $1 billion from World Bank for PM Narendra Modi's solar goalsModi is banking on India's 300 days a year of sunshine to generate power and he
India to get over $1 billion from World Bank for PM Narendra Modi's solar goals
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Modi is banking on India's 300 days a year of sunshine to generate power and help fight climate change rather than committing to emission cuts like China. The World Bank loan is the global lender's biggest solar aid for any country and comes as... Read more
7h
Daily Herald
Michiana crops shaping up nicely thanks to good weatherlast season to fruit growers, who also are largely pleased so far with the qual
Michiana crops shaping up nicely thanks to good weather
Daily Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
last season to fruit growers, who also are largely pleased so far with the quality and quantity of most crops. Plenty of sunshine in May, for example, led to excellent pollination for the blueberry crop, said John Nelson, owner of the Blueberry... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Eating Local: There’s no beef with small-scale farmingfor the cow and her calves? “What I know about cows you could fit on the head o
Eating Local: There’s no beef with small-scale farming
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
for the cow and her calves? “What I know about cows you could fit on the head of a pin,” Ed told her. When I stopped by Sunshine Farm to pick up my heirloom tomato seedlings a month ago, Pat Vigil asked if we were really getting a steer. Her... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Brunch showcases classic family farmgathered for the annual Shawano County Brunch on the Farm. Overnight thunderst
Brunch showcases classic family farm
The Shawano Leader / Posted yesterday
gathered for the annual Shawano County Brunch on the Farm. Overnight thunderstorms cleared out just in time and the sunshine broke through for an enthusiastic crowd eager to sample farm cooking and experience a Shawano County farm up... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Retire or grow? Milk processor ponders the futurethat Dick Schroder and his family built at Dagun, south-west of Gympie in 1999
Retire or grow? Milk processor ponders the future
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
that Dick Schroder and his family built at Dagun, south-west of Gympie in 1999 distributes to stores in North Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast, Gympie and Maryborough. Cooloola Milk sources milk from five local dairy farms but lately the company has... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Trial begins for Hendry County’s monkey farms and whether Sunshine Law was violatedindependent journalist Jane Velez-Mitchell, are at the first day of a trial all
Trial begins for Hendry County’s monkey farms and whether Sunshine Law was violated
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
independent journalist Jane Velez-Mitchell, are at the first day of a trial alleging Hendry County broke Florida's Sunshine Law when it permitted two massive monkey farms without public input. Three plaintiffs, represented by attorneys... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Farm tourism: PH’s next sunshine industry The country’s emerging farm tourism sector will once more get a major push as
Farm tourism: PH’s next sunshine industry
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
The country’s emerging farm tourism sector will once more get a major push as a driver of inclusive economic growth. Former Tourism Secretary Mina Gabor, who is now president of International School of... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Keystone Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour celebrates all things bacon this weekenddonates all the bacon for the participating food vendors to use. Other bacon pu
Keystone Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour celebrates all things bacon this weekend
Summit Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
donates all the bacon for the participating food vendors to use. Other bacon purveyors at the festival are Berkwood Farms, Des Moines Bacon Company and new this year, Syrup, a restaurant out of Denver. Each purveyor will bring 500 to 700... Read more
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The Coast
Flying Apron soars in SummervilleSummer sunshine means the bumpy tangle of country roads in Hants County is dott
Flying Apron soars in Summerville
The Coast / Posted 7 days ago
Summer sunshine means the bumpy tangle of country roads in Hants County is dotted with rust-tinged yard sales and rickety signs advertising fresh eggs and homemade jams and pickles. On our drive up to Summerville we pass cows leaning lazily into the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Strawberry prices impacted due to rain damageover the next few weeks, with recent rain causing tens of thousands of dollars'
Strawberry prices impacted due to rain damage
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
over the next few weeks, with recent rain causing tens of thousands of dollars' damage to south-east Queensland strawberry farms. Growers in the Moreton Bay and Sunshine Coast regions are counting the cost of wet weather at a time of year when the... Read more
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Evening Standard
10 ways to experience authentic CubaTomas' splendid, candy-coloured mansion (from £35 per night) features 1930s cha
10 ways to experience authentic Cuba
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Tomas' splendid, candy-coloured mansion (from £35 per night) features 1930s charm and a spacious terrace for soaking up the sunshine. If you're visiting Trinidad, host Alexey's delightful guesthouse (from £18 per night) close to the historic centre... Read more
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TribLIVE
Excela Westmoreland Hospital opens healing garden as facet of careshe said, and the garden is an option other than hospital lounges to decompress
Excela Westmoreland Hospital opens healing garden as facet of care
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
she said, and the garden is an option other than hospital lounges to decompress. “They can come out here and get a little sunshine, a little fresh air.” She recounted that a critical care physician brought a cancer patient out in a wheelchair to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Western Massachusetts is experiencing “drought like” conditionsCHESTERFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Tuesday was the first full day of summer, and whil
Western Massachusetts is experiencing “drought like” conditions
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
CHESTERFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Tuesday was the first full day of summer, and while many of us are enjoying this sunshine, our plants aren’t so much. The lack of rain is making it especially difficult for farmers. Tevis Robertson-Goldberg of Crabapple... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Spice wars: Winning the battle against ginger diseaseexplain how they're winning the battle against pythium disease. (ABC Rural) Th
Spice wars: Winning the battle against ginger disease
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
explain how they're winning the battle against pythium disease. (ABC Rural) The pathogen's spores spread quickly in Sunshine Coast soils, rotting the ginger rhizomes, taking out the growing tips and starving the plants by preventing them... Read more
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The Mercury News
Taste-Off: The best veggie burgers -- and the nastiestup for the size. 130 calories, 7 g fat, 360 mg sodium, 9 g protein. $3.79 for f
Taste-Off: The best veggie burgers -- and the nastiest
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
up for the size. 130 calories, 7 g fat, 360 mg sodium, 9 g protein. $3.79 for four 2.4-ounce burgers (4 stars) Don Lee Farms Chipotle Black Bean Burgers These extra-large burgers packed with black beans and corn deliver a big Southwestern... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Country kindergarten issues toy gun licences... that's where it all began," she said. "That year in particular, there was
Country kindergarten issues toy gun licences
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
... that's where it all began," she said. "That year in particular, there was a whole group of them and they were all off farms and the girls too, they were all used to Mum and Dad shooting, dare I say, wild dogs and whatever they do shoot on the... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
Mindset Change Key to Africa's Prosperityyoungest population, (2) renewable resources, which include water, forests, oce
Mindset Change Key to Africa's Prosperity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
youngest population, (2) renewable resources, which include water, forests, oceans, fauna, flora, diverse ecosystems and sunshine, and (3) non-renewables, which include our mineral, gas, coal and oil resources. Africa's abundant resources should... Read more
10d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Strong consumer demand gives dairy farmers hopeCooloola full cream, skim, organic and budget brands. The Dagun-based factory
Strong consumer demand gives dairy farmers hope
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Cooloola full cream, skim, organic and budget brands. The Dagun-based factory processes Jersey milk from five local dairy farms, distributing it to Northern Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast, Gympie and Hervey Bay. He doesn't have a Facebook page,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Peak Solar? NC’s frenetic pace of solar development faces hurdles Some utility substations can’t accommodate more solar farms without costly up
Peak Solar? NC’s frenetic pace of solar development faces hurdles
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Some utility substations can’t accommodate more solar farms without costly upgrades NC’s 35% renewable tax credit, which had been funding the upgrades, expired last year Solar... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bees, spuds and peas: fresh ideas for sustainable urban livingback in and fly out,” Douglas said, standing atop the roof of Belvedere College
Bees, spuds and peas: fresh ideas for sustainable urban living
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
back in and fly out,” Douglas said, standing atop the roof of Belvedere College as the bees buzz around their hives in the sunshine. “They’ve a nice view of Croke Park. We were kind of curious as to what the honey would taste of. Because we’re... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk now has one million solar panels - enough to power one fifth of all our homesin the county. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Our interac
Norfolk now has one million solar panels - enough to power one fifth of all our homes
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 13 days ago
in the county. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Our interactive map shows where the main solar farms are, with west Norfolk and the north coast being particularly favourable locations. Nick Woods, of the Solar Trade... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk now has one million solar panels - enough to power one fifth of all our homesto power over 80,000 homes - a fifth of all households in the county. Our inte
Norfolk now has one million solar panels - enough to power one fifth of all our homes
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
to power over 80,000 homes - a fifth of all households in the county. Our interactive map shows where the main solar farms are, with west Norfolk and the north coast being particularly favourable locations. Nick Woods, of the Solar Trade... Read more
13d
Junkee
Here's Why Everyone's Going To MexicoDirect quote, “it’s sincerely the best shit.” This is Mexico: The sea. Cacti.
Here's Why Everyone's Going To Mexico
Junkee / Posted 13 days ago
Direct quote, “it’s sincerely the best shit.” This is Mexico: The sea. Cacti. Cervezas in the sunshine. Jungles. Cities. Street parties. Taco stands. Multicolored paper flags. Ruins. Margaritas. Waterfalls. Tradition. My memories of Mexico evoke... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Sunshine and no rain have Texas producers working full speed ahead - Sunshine and no rain have Texas producers working full speed ahead Writer: Adam Russell 903-834-6191 adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Vanessa Corriher-Olson 903-834-6191 ...Sunshine and no rain have Texas producers working full speed ahead OVERTON – H
Sunshine and no rain have Texas producers working full speed ahead - Sunshine and no rain have Texas producers working full speed ahead Writer: Adam Russell 903-834-6191 adam.russell@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Vanessa Corriher-Olson 903-834-6191 ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
Sunshine and no rain have Texas producers working full speed ahead OVERTON – Hay production in East Texas kicked into high gear last week as multiple days of sun dried out fields and provided a window of opportunity for cutting, raking and... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Samuel Adams Summer Beer Dinner Series Kicks Off at Deck 84 in Delray Beachthis menu: First Course Ahi Tuna Crudo, Watermelon Radish, Miso Aioli, Lemon O
Samuel Adams Summer Beer Dinner Series Kicks Off at Deck 84 in Delray Beach
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 15 days ago
this menu: First Course Ahi Tuna Crudo, Watermelon Radish, Miso Aioli, Lemon Oil, Pickled Watermelon Rind, Caviar, Pontano Farms Micro Cilantro - Paired with Porch Rocker. Second Course Grilled Swordfish, Smoked Tomato Butter, Sunshine Provisions... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Solar energy lobbyists say 70,000 homes could generate power with subsidiesits demand for electricity during the hot spell. The lobby group also identifi
Solar energy lobbyists say 70,000 homes could generate power with subsidies
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
its demand for electricity during the hot spell. The lobby group also identified 400 live planning applications for solar farms and installations and said state backed incentives to get these up and running and kick-start the industry would... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Former executive unloads on solar industryBelleville, said he started out organizing town hall meetings for OptiSolar in
Former executive unloads on solar industry
Sarnia Observer / Posted 17 days ago
Belleville, said he started out organizing town hall meetings for OptiSolar in Tilbury, Petrolia and Sarnia for the solar farms it wanted to build, and was then hired on full-time. “What we were doing was new and original at the time and the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Strawberry-picking time arrivesseason, you felt you were going late, then you felt like you were going early.
Strawberry-picking time arrives
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
season, you felt you were going late, then you felt like you were going early. But we are about right on time.” At Pallman Farms, off the Morgan Highway in South Abington Twp., customers can pick their own berries beginning Monday, four days ahead... Read more
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Irish Examiner
This is 'why you should love wasps', according to the expertsbare, according to experts. That’s because the insects are natural predators f
This is 'why you should love wasps', according to the experts
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
bare, according to experts. That’s because the insects are natural predators for a range of pests that plague gardens and farms – including greenfly, caterpillars and flies. Those pesky caterpillars strip plants and crops bare (Anthony Devlin/PA)... Read more
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The Mercury News
Weekend getaway: 36 delicious hours in Arroyo Grandekale, apple, celery and ginger -- or a tropical Indian Summer smoothie. Grab a
Weekend getaway: 36 delicious hours in Arroyo Grande
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
kale, apple, celery and ginger -- or a tropical Indian Summer smoothie. Grab a stool out front to enjoy the goodies in the sunshine, then head back into Sweet Pea for a cupcake to go. And be sure to grab a loaf of Little Red Hen artisan sourdough... Read more
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The Gourmet Retailer
IDDBA Recap: New Products Abound in Houstoncakes weigh 24 ounces and are available in a variety of flavors such as Old Fas
IDDBA Recap: New Products Abound in Houston
The Gourmet Retailer / Posted 21 days ago
cakes weigh 24 ounces and are available in a variety of flavors such as Old Fashioned Sour Cream, Banana Chocolate Chip, Sunshine Lemon Blueberry, and Carrot Cake. Seasonal flavors are also offered. Packaged in a dome, base and wraparound “C”... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Urban agriculture takes root in Phoenix areasite preparation and structures. The first page of the kit explains how those w
Urban agriculture takes root in Phoenix area
The Arizona Republic / Posted 22 days ago
site preparation and structures. The first page of the kit explains how those who are interested could build their own farms.Agritopia: A venture with commercial goals Joe Johnston and Ann Bartuska stand in a barn that will host a couple of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Tractors and traction enginesin Australia, but between the late 19th century and the 1950s, at least 93 bran
Tractors and traction engines
Weekly Times / Posted 22 days ago
in Australia, but between the late 19th century and the 1950s, at least 93 brands made an appearance on Australian farms. Each has at least a page of information including advertising from the era and photos including historic images more... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
NUTTY WATER SOLUTIONin the United States where almonds are grown due to the critical Mediterranean
NUTTY WATER SOLUTION
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
in the United States where almonds are grown due to the critical Mediterranean climate featuring mild winters and abundant sunshine. The only other four areas in the world that can accommodate almonds are the coast of Chile, the Mediterranean, the... Read more
22d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Overwhelming response to 'sweetest jobs' strawberry campaignworkers back into the strawberry industry. More than 1,400 job seekers have re
Overwhelming response to 'sweetest jobs' strawberry campaign
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
workers back into the strawberry industry. More than 1,400 job seekers have registered their interest to work on one of 12 farms that have signed up. Eighty-three per cent of Queensland's strawberries are grown in the Sunshine Coast and Moreton... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Outdoors art in Billericais a phrase borrowed from the French equivalent meaning "open (in full) air." T
Outdoors art in Billerica
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 days ago
is a phrase borrowed from the French equivalent meaning "open (in full) air." The students enjoyed plenty of fresh air and sunshine as they sought -- and found -- inspiration at one of the area's last family-owned farms. More class will be taught... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
SunshineThe following is the story of , Adapted from Morris Township Past to Present by
Sunshine
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 22 days ago
The following is the story of , Adapted from Morris Township Past to Present by Jeanne Kirkby, from A Harvest of Memories, The History of Morris Township. “ is remembered in the Morris community as more than a simple post office... Read more
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The Age
KKR's solar-powered tomatoes lead change in Iron TriangleThe Sundrop Farms project backed by private equity firm KKR growing 16,000 tonn
KKR's solar-powered tomatoes lead change in Iron Triangle
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
The Sundrop Farms project backed by private equity firm KKR growing 16,000 tonnes of tomatoes for Coles each year is the surest bet among the raft of solar projects near Port Augusta. Photo: iStock A $175 million solar-powered mega-greenhouse... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
KKR's solar-powered tomatoes lead change in Iron TriangleThe Sundrop Farms project backed by private equity firm KKR growing 16,000 tonn
KKR's solar-powered tomatoes lead change in Iron Triangle
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
The Sundrop Farms project backed by private equity firm KKR growing 16,000 tonnes of tomatoes for Coles each year is the surest bet among the raft of solar projects near Port Augusta. Photo: iStock A $175 million solar-powered mega-greenhouse... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Farmers, ranchers looking for a happy medium in weatherThe sunshine was welcome across the Concho Valley Sunday, but by Monday afterno
Farmers, ranchers looking for a happy medium in weather
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 24 days ago
The sunshine was welcome across the Concho Valley Sunday, but by Monday afternoon, one rancher said he hoped it wasn't the start of the next drought. Nonetheless, it's a rare sight for West Texans to see water standing on saturated ranch roads... Read more
24d
The Betoota Advocate
Chinese Take-Away Rated Most Viable Industry In Western Queenslandto accept a generous offer from China for every Queensland farming property and
Chinese Take-Away Rated Most Viable Industry In Western Queensland
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
to accept a generous offer from China for every Queensland farming property and turn them into National Parks and solar farms. “It’s probably the best chance we’ve all got to exit the industry with some dignity and a few quid, “ said Queensland... Read more
24d
The Buffalo News
Erie County Real Estate Transactionsprice: $1,388,060 Average price: $230,025 Median price: $168,500 Number of Sale
Erie County Real Estate Transactions
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
price: $1,388,060 Average price: $230,025 Median price: $168,500 Number of Sales: 49 • 1925 Niagara Falls Blvd., Bob Evans Farms to National Retail Properties, $1,388,060. • 90 Beckford Court, Marrano/Marc Equity Corp. to Bonita Clement; Michael... Read more
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Weekly Times
Petal pushercompany Helix. “We started funding and commercialising new varieties of waxflow
Petal pusher
Weekly Times / Posted 24 days ago
company Helix. “We started funding and commercialising new varieties of waxflower. To do that properly we needed some farms to grow the product, to have the motherstock and to do the trial work,” Musson says. In 2010 they leased a farm at... Read more
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News Mail
Future looks delicious for our avocado growersacross four farming operations, the Donovans have about 70,000 trees, which pro
Future looks delicious for our avocado growers
News Mail / Posted 24 days ago
across four farming operations, the Donovans have about 70,000 trees, which produce 3000- 4000 tonnes of avocado. The farms are located at Childers and Bundaberg, with another farm at Bellthorpe on the Sunshine Coast. The family grows... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Sunshine brings a bumper crop of visitors for Open Farm Sunday Open Farm Sunday 2016. Clarkes Farm, Martham. Jacob Townsin (5) next to the g
Sunshine brings a bumper crop of visitors for Open Farm Sunday
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 24 days ago
Open Farm Sunday 2016. Clarkes Farm, Martham. Jacob Townsin (5) next to the giant self propelled sugarbeet loader PHOTO: Nick Butcher East Anglia’s diverse range of crops, livestock and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
So, lets talk green: If tiny Chile can do it, why can’t India‘It's time you heard some happy music. God knows this world could really use a
So, lets talk green: If tiny Chile can do it, why can’t India
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
‘It's time you heard some happy music. God knows this world could really use a little sunshine’, wrote Eric Carmen in his song ‘Crusin Music’ by The Raspberries. One country – Chile -- has taken these words seriously, and its citizens are dancing to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State’s peanut planting a recordclimate make growing peanuts more convenient for farmers. Arkansas relies on i
State’s peanut planting a record
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
climate make growing peanuts more convenient for farmers. Arkansas relies on irrigation for about 90 percent of its farms while states like Georgia in the Southeast have only about 50 percent irrigated. This means Arkansas can produce higher... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
Harare Urged to Utilise Farming Assetscommercial farming, as it has both the land and the water needed to run any com
Harare Urged to Utilise Farming Assets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
commercial farming, as it has both the land and the water needed to run any commercial farming venture. The city has five farms, of which three -- Crowborough, Pension and Ingwe -- are being used for cattle farming, while the other two -- Porta... Read more
28d
The Register NorthJersey.com
Cycling: Touring Sussex and Warren countieswith a few steep, short hills. Traffic is generally light. The route passes thr
Cycling: Touring Sussex and Warren counties
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
with a few steep, short hills. Traffic is generally light. The route passes through beautiful forested areas; many active farms with horses, cattle, sheep, and goats; lots of corn stalks; historic sites and a number of large and small lakes. This... Read more
28d
The New Yorker
The Long Digsouth to Arles. Even the weather seems to part ways at this point: to cross the
The Long Dig
The New Yorker / Posted 28 days ago
south to Arles. Even the weather seems to part ways at this point: to cross the Gotthard is almost always to pass from sunshine into rain, or vice versa. For the Swiss, the Gotthard has been both a gateway to Europe and a bulwark against it.... Read more
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