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Pierson farmer says fond memories of blueberry picking as a child steered her into farming

Daytona Beach News-Journal 07 May 2021
My mom always had a large organic garden. I always had a love for farms, especially small farms. I didn't have any idea when I was in high school or even when I was college bound that I would wind up farming.” ... Now, Copello has a farm of her own ... They’re often helping on the farm ... "It was a small certified organic farm,” said Copello.

Want to be a farmer in India? Here is how much you need to invest

Yahoo Daily News 07 May 2021
This sector also provides additional employment to about 52% of people working as labourers on farms ... Climate conditions, cheap labor, and solid infrastructure support the inherent desire to grow food make farming a viable business in the country ... The first step to any farming activity is the acquisition of land.

AliumFinance Launches Its DEX Platform as Smart Contracts Gets Successfully Audited

Coinspeaker 07 May 2021
The platform is sustained by its native digital currency, the ALM Token, which will afford holders the chance to pay lower fees and reap more benefits from the other native platform products including its Smart Staking and farming programs respectively.

Spangler Farm hosts student builders, videographers

Gettysburg Times 07 May 2021
The preservationists came to share their work. The building trades youth came for a learning experience. The camera crew came to record the story, and the historical organization came to make sure it was told properly. After six hours at George Spangler Farm and Field Hospital, Wednesday, all four entities left feeling satisfied with their work ... ....

When to plant flowers and veggies, and DIY potting mixes: This Weekend in the Garden

Penn Live 07 May 2021
... are the best ingredients, along with an organic or timed-release fertilizer to add nutrition ... Her favorite brand is Espoma’s Organic Potting Mix. I’ve also had good success with Fafard and Frey’s brands, Organic Mechanics mixes, and with Ashcombe Farm and Greenhouses’ Master Mix.

Interview: Vettel backs Hamilton to beat Verstappen in 2021 F1 season 07 May 2021
by F1 correspondent Michael Butterworth ... We wanted the car to perform better, that's not a secret ... While F1 was on a pandemic-enforced hiatus in early 2021, the German used the extra free time to undertake an internship at an organic farm - which included milking cows at 5 am - and has also supported a campaign aimed at restoring bee habitats.

Centre notifies 48.32 sq km around TCFS as eco sensitive zone

Indian Express 07 May 2021
The ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has on April 30 notified 48.32 sq km around the Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary (TCFS) as an eco sensitive zone (ESZ) ... Top News Right Now ... Agro-forestry, use of eco-friendly transport, cottage industries and organic farming will also be promoted. Mumbai News. Mumbai ... Tags. Centre eco sensitive zone ... x.

Giant organic farm is turning South Dakota into dust bowl, scientists warn

The Times/The Sunday Times 06 May 2021
Gunsmoke Farms was acquired by a global investment firm and the food company announced that all 34,000 acres would be converted into a massive organic enterprise.

Farm and Food: Organic farm rules need to be reviewed soon, not slowly rewritten

The Hawk Eye 06 May 2021
Nearly everything about Francis and Susan Thicke’s southeastern Iowa, organic dairy farm whispers bucolic ... Even the farm’s name, Radiance Dairy, relays an easy calm ... Department of Agriculture’s National Organic Program, or NOP ... to certify new farms under the old standards and promote their products as “real” organic.

Pete And Gerry’s Eggs Sold To Majority Owner In California

Caledonian Record 06 May 2021
Pete and Gerry’s Organics, the family-run egg farm based in Monroe that grew from humble beginnings in the 20th century to become a household brand across the nation, is being sold to a majority owner in California ... Pete and Gerry’s Organics began in the late 19th century as the ...

SC farm Organically Roland battered by hail, bolstered by outpouring of support

Free Times 06 May 2021
A chunk of hail found on the Organically Roland farm from a May 3 storm ... On May 3, Jason Roland stood in the hail as it pelted the crops at his Lexington farm ... Organically Roland pairs with Greenleaf Farms for a popular CSA produce box subscription program and sells to numerous local restaurants.

Good Company: Nc’nean Distillery Pioneers Sustainability

Barrons 06 May 2021
Thomas left her management position at the London outpost in 2013 to raise funds and build an organic distillery from the ground up on her family’s farm ... The brand’s offerings are 100% organic ... Nc’nean makes its whisky from organic Scottish barley grown on east coast farms whose practices foster biodiversity and soil health.

Farm Rescue plants fields for farmer who suffered setbacks

The Lufkin News 06 May 2021
(AP) — A Minnesota farmer who broke his back, fell victim to COVID-19 and recently underwent surgery will nonetheless have corn and soybeans to harvest this fall thanks to an agricultural organization that helps those in need ... Dan Erdmann, program manager for Farm Rescue, said the group was created to help people like Nord.

Linn County supervisors approve plan for Dows Farm

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 06 May 2021
The Dows Farm project north of Mount Vernon Road and west of Highway 13 will have 247 housing units, including apartments and single-family homes, with construction to begin this fall or next spring ... The organization will hire farmers to work the land as “independent entrepreneurs,” and aims to have some farming activity start this year.

Egypt, US discuss boosting cooperation in fish farming

Egypt Today 06 May 2021
... fish farms ... In this regard, Moselhi revealed that training workshops would be organized soon to qualify workers in the departments of research, production and veterinary medicine at the authority.