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  1. Agri-mechanical hubs to promote intensive farming in BengalRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 |

    The state's agriculture department Wednesday announced the formation of agri-mechanical hubs which will help push intensive farming, and crop diversification in small land holdings. This will help in countering deficits in production of maize, onion and other crops, an official of the department said.


  2. A Garage That Developers Can Call Home for Cloud InnovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Wired

    Last month my company opened the first Bluemix Garage , a place where developers, product managers and designers from the smallest startups to the largest companies can congregate, network and collaborate to build the cloud applications that will change how we live, work and interact with technology. For the past few months, we've been working on pulling in our best resources, consultants and technologies to build out our Bluemix Garage, which is located in Galvanize , a launch pad for San Francisco's thriving startup community.


  3. Colorado says NO to GMO labeling; Oregon heads to nail-biting finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    Initial returns indicate that voters in Colorado have given a firm thumbs down to GMO labeling initiative Proposition 105, while the vote in Oregon on Measure 92 headed to a nail-biting finish - but ended with voters saying NO. As of 7.30am PT Thursday morning , 66% of votes in Colorado were against Proposition 105 vs 34% in favor with 56 out of 64 counties reporting, whereas in Oregon, 50.4% were against Measure 92 and 49.6% in favor, with 94% of votes counted.


  4. Trophy for Arkell's sweet beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | This is Wiltshire

    Nick and Alex Arkell appreciate the work of the bees - particularly as honey has helped the family run brewery pick up another award ARKELL'S has added another trophy to its growing collection after collecting the top award in the honey beer class from this year's National Honey Show. Arkell's Bee's Organic Ale was judged best in class.


  5. Sanchez: Mad Hatter assertionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Sun-Star

    I FLUNKED the laugh test on this one - I guffawed. I failed to keep a straight face test despite the supposedly serious tone of Ka JB Regalado of the Leonardo Panaligan Command of the New People's Army.


  6. Corralitos farmers aims to support land and familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Molly and Kenny Baker feed their chickens with organically grown flowers at their Pioneer Road farm, which is part of Saturday's farm tour. CORRALITOS >> Kenny and Molly Baker sell the organic vegetables and flowers grown at Lonely Mountain Farm at a San Francisco farmers market.


  7. Senator Questions Wasteful Spending During Unaccompanied Minors InfluxRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    The ability to provide guitar lessons, a petting zoo and an organic garden to unaccompanied alien children does not gel with claims the Department of Health and Human Service made this summer that its resources had been stretched too thin to deal with the heavy influx of the minors, according to U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley. In the letter, Grassley noted Burwell's July 14 comments to the Senate Appropriations Committee in which she said HHS does not "have enough beds and we don't have sufficient resources to continue to add beds."


  8. Taxpayers Funded Housing For Illegal Unaccompanied Minors Complete...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Townhall

    When a wave of unaccompanied illegal minors came across the U.S. southern border with Mexico over the summer, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell argued in front of Congress that her Department needed more taxpayer funding to handle the crisis due to a lack of beds and "sufficient resources to add beds" to existing government shelter facilities. But according to a federal HHS grant detailed in a letter sent to Burwell from Republican Senator Chuck Grassley Thursday, an enormous amount of taxpayer money was used to house a number of unaccompanied illegal minors at a California resort that included guitar lessons, a petting farm, sunset views and many other amenities.


  9. It's Alive! Meet "Pumpkinstein"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | KCEN

    They're called "pumpkinsteins," and they look a lot like the Frankenstein creature that actor Boris Karloff made famous more than 80 years ago. Dighera, who opened his Cinagro Farms eight years ago, says he was inspired after seeing cube-shaped watermelons grown in Japan.


  10. SunOpta: This Organic Story Has Room To RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the value-added products, margins should expand from low single digits towards the high single digits. The organic food market is attracting a slew of new companies as consumers are demanding healthier and less additive options for their food ...


  11. Goold: Will a small town's underground economy get legitimized?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    A little-known battle in this country's marijuana war is underway in a small town of 1,500 in western Colorado, known - if at all - for its underground coal mines, 12 wineries, a microbrewery, organic vegetables and fruit, and, its perfect climate for growing pot. The town is Paonia, and in November, its registered voters will decide whether to allow the sale of pot for recreational use.


  12. 3 simple steps toward a greener and more sustainable Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2009 |

    There are 3 simple steps any citizen can take towards creating a financially stronger and more ecologically-friendly community. These are just the first steps you can take in a larger journey: 1. Buy from your local independent businesses , especially if they sell and promote Eco-friendly wares or services.


  13. Mount Dora Plant and Garden Fair returns for 20 t h yearRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Luc Duytsche, owner of A Natural Farm in Howey-in-the-Hills, will be selling his naturally grown blackberry, blueberry, olive and others, during the Mount Dora Plant & Garden Faire Nov. 1 and 2. Luc Duytsche, owner of A Natural Farm in Howey-in-the-Hills, will be selling his naturally grown blackberry, blueberry, olive and others, during the Mount Dora Plant & Garden Faire Nov. 1 and 2. You're in luck. Vendors at the 20th annual Plant and Garden Fair this weekend are there to assist.


  14. Big Ag Indeed: Organic Food Expected To Reach $105 Billion Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Scientific Blogging

    ... Market Analysis by Products, Geography, Regulations, Pricing Trends,&Forecasts (2010 - 2015)" analyzes the organic food, beverages, and supplements market by products and geography and studies the major market drivers and opportunities for organic ...


  15. Could an Israeli-created innovation end world hunger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    Between a third and half of the food grown today never makes it to market. Produce of all kinds is "lost" to spoilage and disease, due mostly to transportation, storage, and other logistics issues.


  16. Whole Foods' Single Most Important Risk Can't Be IgnoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... Market and the Fresh Market to Trader Joe's and traditional grocers like Kroger and Wal-Mart , which have found organic food to be an appealing growth space. Privately held Trader Joe's, the No. 2 player in the alternative-grocery arena, has more ...


  17. The Phipps Center for Sustainable Landscapes is the First to Obtain Well Platinum Pilot CertificationRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Residential Architect

    The Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh has become the first institution to attain Well Platinum Pilot certification, the International Well Building Institute 's highest distinction, for its Center for Sustainable Landscapes . The education, research, and administration building is part of a $23-million, multi-year expansion underway at Phipps to upgrade its facilities to emphasize more green and sustainable building practices.


  18. Fall Produce Delivered from Local Organic FarmsRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 |

    Even as our organic farm partners face colder weather and heavy rains, they continue to harvest beautiful fruits and vegetables for the Boston Organics Community! You can celebrate the last few days of New England sunshine with a spicy arugula and watermelon salad or settle in with a warm bowl of potato leek soup as the rain starts to fall. No matter the weather, this week's Dogma Box has all of the best local organic ingredients for a memorable fall meal.


  19. Organic and 'natural' brands owned by big corporations funnel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 |

    ... causes adverse health effects in humans. While eating organic is essential for a healthy lifestyle, purchasing organic food from brands that support the Right To Know what's in your food is equally as important. Unfortunately for the consumer, ...


  20. NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Organisations across Assam today launched protests seeking investigations into the alleged role of the All India United Democratic Front and Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind in sending youths from lower Assam's Dhubri district for jihadi training in Bangladesh. Guwahati, Oct. 29: Two-time BJP MP from Guwahati Bijoya Chakravarty today charged the erstwhile UPA government at the Centre and the Congress government in Assam of neglecting her repeated warnings about the growing threat of Islamic fundamentalist groups in the state.