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Growing profits through organic trade - KTVO

Organic news feed - July 30, 2014 - 11:23am

Growing profits through organic trade
KTVO
So along the chain it works out so that it comes back down to the farm and it increases our market as individual farmers.” Similar deals have already been established with Canada, Japan and the European Union. With the organic movement getting more and ...

Want to help the planet? Put down that burger - Press Herald

Organic news feed - July 30, 2014 - 7:31am

Want to help the planet? Put down that burger
Press Herald
New studies of the diets of thousands of people in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom found that if they reduce the amount of meat they eat, like the cheeseburger pictured here, it will help to lower greenhouse gas emissions. Staff file ...

Farm Focus - St. Albert Gazette

Organic news feed - July 30, 2014 - 6:32am

Farm Focus
St. Albert Gazette
Alberta had the third lowest losses in Canada with just 18.5 per cent, Nasr said – good news for local beekeepers, since the province averaged 30 per cent losses from about 2007 to 2011. “But over the last three years we have been within 20 per cent ...

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Farm Focus - St. Albert Gazette

Organic news feed - July 30, 2014 - 12:07am

Farm Focus
St. Albert Gazette
Alberta had the third lowest losses in Canada with just 18.5 per cent, Nasr said – good news for local beekeepers, since the province averaged 30 per cent losses from about 2007 to 2011. “But over the last three years we have been within 20 per cent ...

Anixter International's (AXE) CEO Robert Eck on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 12:50pm

Anixter International's (AXE) CEO Robert Eck on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings ...
Seeking Alpha (registration)
As you saw from this morning's press release, we delivered solid earnings performance in the second quarter, achieving record second quarter sales of $1.59 billion, a 0.4% increase on a reported basis and a 0.6% increase organically; operating income ...

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Anixter International's (AXE) CEO Robert Eck on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 12:50pm

Anixter International's (AXE) CEO Robert Eck on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings ...
Seeking Alpha (registration)
As you saw from this morning's press release, we delivered solid earnings performance in the second quarter, achieving record second quarter sales of $1.59 billion, a 4/10 of 1% increase on a reported basis and 6/10 of 1% increase organically ...

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McGraw Hill Financial's (MHFI) CEO Douglas Peterson on Q2 2014 Results ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 11:44am

McGraw Hill Financial's (MHFI) CEO Douglas Peterson on Q2 2014 Results ...
Seeking Alpha (registration)
If we look at the financial performance in more detail, revenue increased 8% year-on-year and 9% from organic growth. Adjusted operating profit increased 9%. We achieved a .... Power & Gas and Petrochemicals, Petroleum all delivered single-digit ...

Regional Pulse Crop Lab to be Established at MSU - The Roundup

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 11:29am

Regional Pulse Crop Lab to be Established at MSU
The Roundup
"We are very grateful and depend upon the research going on at MSU," said 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 ...

Strawberry season winding down soon - Napanee Guide

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 11:19am

Napanee Guide

Strawberry season winding down soon
Napanee Guide
Kaiser Lake Farms, owned and operated by father son team Eric and Max Kaiser, is in the egg business, primarily, with feed and cash crops on their large farm on Hay Bay south of Napanee. They don't keep livestock aside from their ... "After Canada Day ...

Regency Centers Welcomes Whole Foods Market to Shops on Main - Fort Mills Times

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 7:14am

Fort Mills Times

Regency Centers Welcomes Whole Foods Market to Shops on Main
Fort Mills Times
“We are proud to join the Schererville community and share with the residents our fresh, natural and organic products,” says Michael Bashaw, Midwest Regional President, Whole Foods Market. “We have received many requests to locate a store in this ...

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Regency Centers Welcomes Whole Foods Market to Shops on Main - MarketWatch

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 7:07am

Regency Centers Welcomes Whole Foods Market to Shops on Main
MarketWatch
“We are proud to join the Schererville community and share with the residents our fresh, natural and organic products,” says Michael Bashaw, Midwest Regional President, Whole Foods Market. “We have received many requests to locate a store in this ...

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My journey : From Himalayas through the Quanta to the Seed - The Newslaundry

Organic news feed - July 29, 2014 - 6:03am

My journey : From Himalayas through the Quanta to the Seed
The Newslaundry
I did a PhD on Hidden Variables and non Locality in Quantum Theory from Western University in Canada. The fragmented, mechanistic ... the Violence of the Green Revolution. I also made a commitment to promote non-violent ecological/organic farming.

'Bahay Kubo' veggies thrive in school gardens - Inquirer.net

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 4:23pm

Inquirer.net

'Bahay Kubo' veggies thrive in school gardens
Inquirer.net
Gonsalves said organic farming was cheap and safer, as residue from chemical fertilizer could cause health problems. Gonsalves said IIRR developed a simplified composting process for “reengineered” gardens and trained teachers from Calabarzon (Cavite, ...

Franklin Electric Reports Record Second Quarter 2014 Sales - MarketWatch

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 2:29pm

Franklin Electric Reports Record Second Quarter 2014 Sales
MarketWatch
Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:FELE) reported second quarter 2014 adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.60 compared to 2013 second quarter adjusted EPS of $0.59, a 2 percent increase (see table below for a reconciliation of GAAP EPS to the ...

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Franklin Electric Reports Record Second Quarter 2014 Sales - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 2:11pm

Franklin Electric Reports Record Second Quarter 2014 Sales
Wall Street Journal
U.S. and Canada sales of groundwater pumping equipment declined about 4 percent in the quarter due, in part, to the regional distributor reset previously announced by the Company and weak demand in the agriculture sector. Sales of Pioneer branded ...

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Climate change and the food crisis - Examiner.com

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 12:23pm

Examiner.com

Climate change and the food crisis
Examiner.com
Former Secretary of Agriculture Daniel Glickman leads the reports and wants Washington to pay attention. He says the recent...on.aol.com. Victoria Wagner ... Warmer temperatures increase the ozone's production from the reactions in sunlight, volatile ...

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GMO debate escalates as crop area increases - Baking Business (registration)

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 10:43am

GMO debate escalates as crop area increases
Baking Business (registration)
“Avoiding G.M.O.s, for themselves or their children, is an increasingly important reason why parents choose organic food,” the O.T.A. said in its U.S. Families' Organic Attitudes and Beliefs 2014 Tracking Study, which surveyed more than 1,200 ...

The Dow Chemical Company (DOW): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ... - DigitalJournal.com

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 10:39am

The Dow Chemical Company (DOW): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity ...
DigitalJournal.com
Headquartered in Michigan, The Dow Chemical Company (DOW) is the second largest chemical manufacturer in the world, offering a range of chemical, plastic and agricultural products and services. The company has ... The Chlorinated Organics business ...

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Cracks in the Concrete of Capitalism - CounterPunch

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 8:44am

Cracks in the Concrete of Capitalism
CounterPunch
That something is movements appearing in the interstices of the United States and Canada. These are not just ecological movements, although without exception, they do propose a harmonious relationship with nature: intentional communities, eco-villages ...

Bulgaria's New MEPs to Stress Refugee Issues, Eurozone Accession - Novinite.com

Organic news feed - July 28, 2014 - 7:27am

Novinite.com

Bulgaria's New MEPs to Stress Refugee Issues, Eurozone Accession
Novinite.com
He declared that other important issues for the country included the European energy union and Bulgaria's active participation in it from the start, as well as the abolition of visas for US and Canada. As regards the refugee policy, Malinov said that ...

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