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Digging for Gold at the Schuylkill County Fair - PA home page

Organic news feed - July 22, 2014 - 8:56am

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Digging for Gold at the Schuylkill County Fair
PA home page
4-H'ers from the Blue Mountain 4-H Livestock Club, under the leadership of Kim Morgan and Jill Felty, shared their agricultural knowledge with participants at the Bear Creek Festival. 4-H'er assisted participants in the Bear Creek Festival to make ...

Steve & Ted in the Morning 07/22/14 Hr 1 - KNSS

Organic news feed - July 22, 2014 - 8:42am

Steve & Ted in the Morning 07/22/14 Hr 1
KNSS
Feed your brain cells from pore over an entire career all the time news radio thirteen. Thirty KN SS. Is this station which should talk turns to first for live team coverage of breaking news. Thirteen thirty K at SS we -- -- number one yeah. News talk ...

Stocks to Keep Your Eyes on: LUKOIL (OTCMKTS:LUKOY), Danone SA ... - Techsonian (press release)

Organic news feed - July 22, 2014 - 7:36am

Stocks to Keep Your Eyes on: LUKOIL (OTCMKTS:LUKOY), Danone SA ...
Techsonian (press release)
The company is involved in the exploration and production of oil and gas in Canada; and grain and cattle farming business in western Canada, as well as acquires and develops a portfolio of branded natural and organic food products, including beef ...

Sefi Amir: Desperately wanted — good chicken - National Post

Organic news feed - July 22, 2014 - 4:05am

National Post

Sefi Amir: Desperately wanted — good chicken
National Post
This system was created in the 1960s to protect farmers by regulating the quantity of poultry, eggs and dairy produced in Canada, ensuring that supply does not exceed demand, thus maintaining price stability and guaranteeing that a fair and consistent ...

Why Nigeria does not need GM food - spyghana.com

Organic news feed - July 21, 2014 - 2:36pm

spyghana.com

Why Nigeria does not need GM food
spyghana.com
Over 90% of GM crops grown are only in six countries –USA, Brazil, Argentina, India, Canada and China-, with one country alone accounting for 40 per cent of all GM global area: the USA. In any case, in two ... In a 2009 report, the Union of Concerned ...

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University is targeting fall opening of crop lab - AG Week

Organic news feed - July 21, 2014 - 9:34am

University is targeting fall opening of crop lab
AG Week
“We are very grateful and depend upon the research going on at MSU,” says David Oien, organic farming pioneer and co-founder of Timeless Seeds Inc. in Ulm. “The research being done is especially valuable to the new growers that grow for us, the next ...

What Happened to the Essential Nutrients in Our Food? - Mother Earth News

Organic news feed - July 21, 2014 - 7:38am

Mother Earth News

What Happened to the Essential Nutrients in Our Food?
Mother Earth News
Back under the shade of a large oak tree, we handed our nets to our instructor, an affable entomologist with the US Department of Agriculture, who searched through them enthusiastically, pulling out spider after spider with his bare fingers (most ...

Biofertilizers Market by Type (Nitrogen Fixing, Phosphate Solubilizing, Potash ... - DigitalJournal.com

Organic news feed - July 21, 2014 - 6:52am

Biofertilizers Market by Type (Nitrogen Fixing, Phosphate Solubilizing, Potash ...
DigitalJournal.com
More emphasis is being laid on sustainable agriculture by the governments. Increased rate of consumption of organic food all over the world, due to the health hazards caused by chemicals to soil and to human health, is another factor triggering the ...

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Penny Stocks under Consideration: SPROTT RESOURCE CP (SCPZF ... - Techsonian (press release)

Organic news feed - July 21, 2014 - 6:07am

Penny Stocks under Consideration: SPROTT RESOURCE CP (SCPZF ...
Techsonian (press release)
The company is involved in the exploration and production of oil and gas in Canada; and grain and cattle farming business in western Canada, as well as acquires and develops a portfolio of branded natural and organic food products, including beef ...

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A look inside the GTA's Willo Wind farm and sustainable farming practices - Varsity

Organic news feed - July 20, 2014 - 7:46pm

Varsity

A look inside the GTA's Willo Wind farm and sustainable farming practices
Varsity
The conditions experienced by animals at conventional farms are often starkly different from those at smaller farming operations. Cases in Canada have documented abusive environments at large-scale egg and turkey farms. ... For sustainable, organic ...

The Extraordinary Story of the Komagata Maru: Commemorating the One ... - Japan Focus

Organic news feed - July 20, 2014 - 4:07pm

Japan Focus

The Extraordinary Story of the Komagata Maru: Commemorating the One ...
Japan Focus
One hundred years ago, Gurdit Singh Sirhali chartered the Japanese steamship Komagata Maru and brought 376 Indian passengers to Canada in a direct challenge to Canada's immigration colour bar.1 The ship's forced departure from Vancouver harbour on July ...

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Nine young farmers benefit from travel scholarship - Farming UK

Organic news feed - July 20, 2014 - 8:26am

Nine young farmers benefit from travel scholarship
Farming UK
Sian takes a keen interest in the family beef and sheep organic farm where they breed pedigree Limousin cattle and pedigree Polled Dorset and Lleyn sheep. She also works part-time milking cattle on a ... Commenting on her impending trip to Canada, Sian ...

Meet Amber Lambke, co-founder of Maine Grain Alliance and the Kneading ... - Press Herald

Organic news feed - July 19, 2014 - 10:08pm

Meet Amber Lambke, co-founder of Maine Grain Alliance and the Kneading ...
Press Herald
It's become popular in Canada in the last 20 years, so Maine farmers can now buy seed from Canadian farmers. ... What I heard over there was a growing interest in chemical-free production of foods, so organic or at least natural, and absolutely GMO-free.”.

Politics of Pot - ABC Online

Organic news feed - July 19, 2014 - 8:16pm

ABC Online

Politics of Pot
ABC Online
A prohibition on growing industrial hemp in Australia was lifted in the late 1990s, but farmers here are restricted to growing fibre and construction materials and politics has prevented them from gaining access to booming hemp food markets, as Sean ...

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Harvest Festival at farm focuses on local food and fun - Cowichan Valley Citizen

Organic news feed - July 19, 2014 - 1:38am

Harvest Festival at farm focuses on local food and fun
Cowichan Valley Citizen
Check out the mini-market of local vendors and organizations, showcasing displays, products and services focused on local food sources, urban agriculture, sustainability, natural and organic growing, the environment, community food security, and more ...

Everyday Cheapskate: Here's the lowdown on chicken labels - Herald & Review

Organic news feed - July 19, 2014 - 1:16am

Everyday Cheapskate: Here's the lowdown on chicken labels
Herald & Review
If you've ever stood in the supermarket wondering if paying more for chicken that is free-range, antibiotic-free, no hormones added, farm-raised, natural and organic makes you a better person, you are not alone. Recently, as I was doubting ... Nearly ...

Indonesia And Paraguay: New Prospects For A Greater Partnership – Analysis - Eurasia Review

Organic news feed - July 18, 2014 - 8:11pm

Indonesia And Paraguay: New Prospects For A Greater Partnership – Analysis
Eurasia Review
At the same time, to fully implement Paraguay's national agenda abroad and promote its agricultural products in the most influential international markets there are other components in its government that are not functioning as a well-oiled machine ...

America's Move to Soy Hobbles Dairy - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - July 18, 2014 - 6:31pm

Wall Street Journal

America's Move to Soy Hobbles Dairy
Wall Street Journal
Dean also sold its Morningstar Foods division, which made creamers, iced coffee and cottage cheese, to Canada's Saputo Inc. SAP.T -0.05% Saputo Inc. Canada: Toronto $65.52 -0.03 -0.05% July 18, 2014 4:35 pm Volume (Delayed ... In May, the price of milk ...

The organic ordeal: Cultivating without chemicals takes patience - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Organic news feed - July 18, 2014 - 3:26pm

TheChronicleHerald.ca

The organic ordeal: Cultivating without chemicals takes patience
TheChronicleHerald.ca
Certified organic farmers and processors in Canada go through an annual audit by an independent organic certifying body to determine whether they meet federally regulated Canadian organic standards that came into effect in 2009. Processes also existed ...

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Plan your weekend - Hamilton Spectator

Organic news feed - July 18, 2014 - 1:44pm

Plan your weekend
Hamilton Spectator
Manorun, Weir's Lane Lavender & Apiary, the Boar and Chick, Harrington Lane Farm, Waterhall Farms, Jerry's Berries and Lotsa Hostas will open their doors, barns and fields to the public Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Learn about sheep shearing ...