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How Catalina hopes to survive a historic drought • Long Beach Post News

He was developing technology at the time and the city hoped it would provide a stable source of drinking water on an island 23 miles off the southern California coast with few other options. “I don’t know what we would have done without desalination,” said Avalon Mayor Anni Marshall, who has lived here for 38 […]

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Japan to approve abortion pill – but partner’s consent will be required | Japan

Women in Japan could be forced to seek their partner’s consent before being prescribed the abortion pill, which would be approved at the end of this year – three decades after it was made available to women in the UK. Under Japan’s 1948 Maternal Protection Law, consent is already required for surgical abortions – with […]

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New Director of Human Resources and Director of Economic Development ad interim

Resources effective Wednesday, May 18, 2022. In addition, Ms. Miriam Castillo has been appointed as Acting Director of Economic Development. Courtesy images” class=”wp-image-113985″ srcset=”https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1.jpg 1068w, https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1-300×163.jpg 300w, https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1-1024×556.jpg 1024w, https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1-768×417.jpg 768w, https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1-420×228.jpg 420w, https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1-696×378.jpg 696w, https://texasborderbusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Laredo-New-Jobs-1-773×420.jpg 773w” sizes=”(max-width: 1068px) 100vw, 1068px”/>The City of Laredo Acting City Manager, Samuel Keith Selman, announced the appointment of two […]

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Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation Goes Viral With Stupid, Brutal Tweets

(NEXSTAR) – The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation might be the best Twitter account you don’t follow. The department, which oversees the protection of Oklahoma’s fish and wildlife resources, is taking a somewhat unusual approach to maximizing social media engagement — at least as far as a state-run agency is concerned. Ahead of Mother’s Day, […]

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Live Updates: Russia’s War in Ukraine

Oleksandr Striuk, head of the civil-military administration of Ukraine’s industrial city of Severodonetsk, said on Saturday that Ukrainian forces were in a “difficult defensive position” as fighting raged on the outskirts of the city. In remarks on national television, Striuk said some of the heaviest fighting was centered around the Mir hotel on the outskirts […]

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Carson City Mental Health Fair Highlights Resources

Northern Nevada Dream Center Executive Director Susan Sorenson, right, and Director of Programs and Volunteers Bethany Herzing provide information to a student May 25, 2022 at a Carson City Mental Health Community Fair .Photo by Jessica Garcia. By Jessica Garcia Saturday, May 28, 2022 On Wednesday, students and families seeking local resources for National Mental […]

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How to Farm in Deadcraft

Deadcraft focuses on surviving a zombie apocalypse by learning to support yourself through crafting, cooking, and farming. Farming holds a particularly important place in the Deadcraft experience for multiple reasons. First, farming provides food that has multiple status effects. Additionally, you can farm zombie minions to aid you in combat. Finally, the tasty recipes you […]

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In the pits: Delhi fails to harvest rainwater | Delhi News

NEW DELHI: For a city facing a shortfall of around 400 million gallons of clean water per day, or 32% of daily needs, and with over-exploited groundwater resources, Delhi needs a strong collection culture rainwater (RWH). However, when TOI visited some locations, the picture of this simple and viable water conservation system was confused at […]

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Q&A with HBS Armed Forces Alumni Association, MBA Class of 2023 – MBA

The Association of Former Armed Forces (AFAA) is an on-campus, student-run club for service members and veterans of all military branches and countries. AFAA’s mission is to help talented veterans leave the military to join Harvard Business School, assist in the professional development and job search process of members, and educate and support the army […]

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Tourism officials urge visitors to respect NH resources

With a busy summer tourist season, New Hampshire officials are urging visitors to respect the area’s resources. Summer is the busiest time of year for tourism in the Granite State, and this year should be no exception. Preparations were underway Thursday at the Purity Spring Resort in Madison. Spring Resort, King Pine Ski Area and […]

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A sustainable micronutrient fertilizer made from peas,

Regina, SK, May 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new $19 million project from Protein Industries Canada and a consortium of companies will help Canadian farmers further improve consistency and reduce carbon emissions through commercialization of a new fertilizer based on micronutrients. Soileos is a sustainable, non-polluting and climate-positive micronutrient fertilizer created from the recycling […]

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Teaching young people the importance of natural resources

Over the past two months, staff from the Noble Soil and Water Conservation District have been involved in many events with young people in our community. From hunter education to farm school days and Envirothon and 4-H events, there have been endless opportunities to talk with kids about natural resources and the role they can […]

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Global automakers face electric shock in China

BEIJING, May 26 (Reuters) – If global automakers think they can extend their dominance in China in the electric age, they could be shocked. Combustion-era kings such as General Motors and Volkswagen are falling behind local players in the booming electric vehicle (EV) market in China, a key country for funding and growing their electric […]

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Moscow launches massive resources on the offensive, as grain exports come under pressure

Russian forces have stepped up their assault on the eastern Ukrainian region of Luhansk as Moscow now appears focused on securing and expanding its gains in Donbass and the southern coast. As the conflict entered its fourth month, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy warned in his May 24 address that the period ahead will be “extremely difficult”, […]

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BURTON MAN AWARDED CONSERVATION AWARD

Pictured (LR) Tony Franklin, Clamens Tiemann, Ben Garcia, Jerry Lee Schultz, Ray Thaler and Ronnie Schulte A Burton rancher was honored for outstanding contributions to the Texas Soil and Water Conservation Program. Jerry Lee Schultz was honored as a Zone 3 Conservation Breeder at a recent awards banquet at Refugio. Washington Soil and Water Conservation […]

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Government aid, lack of social support for schizophrenia patients: Experts

Medical experts, in an interactive webinar hosted by Citizens for Inclusive Living and Pushpanjali Trust on the eve of World Schizophrenia Day, spoke on Monday about the lack of government treatment and counseling facilities as well as social support for schizophrenic patients. Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that affects a person’s conception of reality and […]

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Anson Resources Ltd Reaches Target Depth of Paradox Lithium Project Priority Brine Aquifer

Anson Resources Ltd (ASX:ASN) has reached the target depth for the start of drilling in priority Mississippian units with resource expansion drilling at the Long Canyon No. 2 well at the Paradox Lithium Project in Utah , in the USA. The target depth at the top of the Mississippian units is 2,334 meters (7,670 feet), […]

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Provide some TLC for hot plants

Debbie Roland and Emmy Ulmschneider, master gardeners May 22, 2022 Provide a cover for these plants to help them in hot weather master gardeners Well, it looks like it will be a “scorcher of a summer”. Most gardeners said some of their vegetables were just starting to sprout. Here are some tips to help them, […]

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Vedanta Aluminum strengthens its efforts in favor of the conservation of biodiversity

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS): On the occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity, Vedanta Aluminium, India’s largest aluminum producer, announced that it is stepping up its efforts to foster biodiversity in its operating areas in Odisha and Chhattisgarh, in the as part of its sustainable development program. The company has embarked on […]

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Source AP: Mbappé will stay at PSG after rejecting Real Madrid | Sports News

By ROB HARRIS and JEROME PUGMIRE, AP Sports Writers PARIS (AP) — Kylian Mbappé, one of football’s most coveted players, is set to stay at Paris Saint-Germain after once again turning down the chance to join Real Madrid. The World Cup-winning French striker has agreed to a three-year contract extension which is about to be […]

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Community mental health events to highlight local resources

SOUTH BEND, Ind., — May is Mental Health Awareness Month and it comes at a crucial time with a spike in national and local gun violence, compounded by the pandemic. That’s why community leaders held free events on Friday to highlight the local resources available. “People are out of work, people are still having COVID […]

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The five Otter Tail County commissioners are running for re-election; state and county filing closes May 31 – Perham Focus

PERHAM — All five county commissioner districts in Otter Tail County will be on the ballot in November, and the five incumbent commissioners have sought re-election to defend their seats from May 19, according to the Secretary of State’s website of Minnesota. With more than 5% change to each of the Otter Tail County Commissioners’ […]

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Watering Tips for Sacramento Lawns During California Drought

California cities are enforcing water-saving measures, the summer heat has crept in early, and your lush green grass is probably starting to wilt. As reported by the California Drought Information System, 40% of the state is experiencing extreme drought. There is not enough water for wildlife, agriculture and city needs. Among the 40% is Sacramento […]

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USWNT and USMNT get equal share of World Cup bonuses in new CBAs

The unions of the United States men’s and women’s national soccer teams have ratified new collective agreements with US Soccer that provide for an equal distribution of World Cup bonuses, the federation and the two unions announced on Wednesday. Both CBAs will come into effect on June 1 and will last until the end of […]

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State Awards $587,000 for Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District Habitat and Water Quality Projects

SALEM, Ore. (KTVZ) — The Oregon Watershed Improvement Council has awarded $587,919 to the Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District for two projects to improve water quality. water and restore fish and wildlife habitat in two parts of the Deschutes River watershed. OWEB has awarded $121,007 to help the Conservation District and its partners […]

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Fight drought with Fullerton Arboretum

As much of California and the West continues to experience worsening drought, prioritizing water conservation is more critical than ever. Fullerton Arboretum Superintendent Greg Dyment says, “Water is an important natural resource in California and should not be wasted. Here at Fullerton Arboretum, we have implemented a water conservation plan, […]

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P Gopichand writes: ‘This is the real World Cup…proud of the team’

The most encouraging aspect of India’s Thomas Cup squad today was seeing Chirag Shetty-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy beat Mohammad Ahsan-Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo. All the times our boys have faced Kevin Sanjaya, they have lost 11-0. It was as individuals. Today, Team India supports their efforts, plans them and supports them. It makes a difference, and it was […]

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LandGate is working on a solution to assess the projected performance of large energy and resource asset portfolios

In detail, the company is launching a new dashboard solution aimed specifically at the capital markets user base. The interface will generate metrics for investors who are evaluating the projected performance of large portfolios of energy and resource assets and present them with the company’s projected production, cash flows and net asset valuations (NAVs). live […]

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Gardeners share their top tips

Clay soil is found in many American gardens, but it is not a hospitable home for all plants. If you’re getting your garden ready for summer or want to grow flowers or vegetables, you might struggle. There are, however, ways to make it a friendlier environment for beautiful flowers or tasty produce. Below, two experienced […]

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FCC issues bi-monthly guidelines to cotton growers – Latest News – The Nation

MULTAN – The Farmers Advisory Committee (FAC) on Saturday released its bi-monthly guidelines for cotton farmers applicable until May 31, advising them to use laser land levelers for land preparation to save resources like water and fertilizer and get a good production. The 5th FAC meeting, chaired by Director of Central Cotton Research Institute (CCRI) […]

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Australia’s COVID-19 infections have reached global highs – and experts predict another Omicron variant spike is coming

This week, Australia became a world leader. But it wasn’t a feat of engineering or some sort of sporting achievement – it was an unwelcome title. according to the world data baseAustralia leads the world in COVID infections per capita (if you ignore the small islands of Montserrat, Anguilla and the Falklands). As of Friday, […]

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Greenwood police shooting highlights need for expanded mental health resources

GREENWOOD — A group of siblings are using their mother’s obituary to call for an end to the stigma of health issues. Monica Vaught, 49, was killed in March during an encounter with Greenwood police. Police said she drove her car to an officer after a lengthy argument. She had methamphetamine in her system at […]

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Midcoast Conservancy Offers Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Instructor Training

Calling all hemlock lovers! These majestic trees need help to protect themselves from a plague by learning to identify and monitor an invasive non-native insect that threatens their health: the hemlock woolly aphid. This tiny sap-sucker can cause mortality in as little as 4 to 15 years and is spreading throughout the Midcoast region. Midcoast […]

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As drought worsens, Milpitas gets message about conservation

MILPITAS – Despite urgent pleas to keep going during California’s third consecutive drought year, many communities are still not getting the message. Meanwhile, a South Bay community answers the call for conservation. If one is looking for a community that knows how to shut off the water, a good place to start is Big Bend […]

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Emirates News Agency – 3rd Global Young Leaders in Substance Prevention Forum kicks off in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, 12th May, 2022 (WAM) — The 3rd Global Young Leaders in Substance Prevention Forum kicked off in Abu Dhabi, to tackle drug abuse and addiction, and seek to build a global network of partnerships between organizations and specialists in the field of addictions and disorders. Organized under the theme “Uniting the international community […]

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VIEW ON THE ENVIRONMENT | Bike Week Resources – VC Reporter

ON THE PICTURE : Maya Zubia, Bike HUB volunteer. Photo courtesy of Bike Ventura County By Darrin Peschka and David Goldstein Amid encouraging signs that the worst of the pandemic is behind us, more businesses are reopening and workers are returning to the office. If you’re one of the employees returning to work in person, […]

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California officials say residents used more water in March than any month since 2015

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s drought is getting worse and yet residents used more water in March than any month since 2015, defying conservation calls from Governor Gavin Newsom and other officials, state officials announced on Tuesday. Water consumption jumped almost 19% in March, one of the driest months on record. Last summer, Newsom asked […]

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‘Heartbreaking’ SEA Games lose ‘speed bump’, but kickboxer Nazri Sutari is determined to become the best in the world

SINGAPORE: After losing 1-2 to Cambodian Chhoeung Lvay in the quarter-finals of the men’s -71kg event on Monday (May 9th), kickboxer Nazri Sutari signaled to reporters that he needed a moment. There was disappointment, anger and a sense of injustice. The pain of defeat stung Nazri, and the manner of it even more. While Nazri […]

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Construction Begins on New Homeless Resource Center in Florida

Monday marks another milestone in Palm Beach County’s efforts to end homelessness as county leaders will open a new center for those in need of housing. The new homeless resource center will be built in the vacant lot south of the Mid County Senior Center in Palm Springs. The facility is expected to be ready […]

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FSA agricultural loans available | News, Sports, Jobs

According to staff reports MIFFLINTOWN — The Federal Agricultural Services Agency has funding set aside specifically for use by targeted underserved groups and beginning farmers, designed to help farmers buy and operate family farms, Robert E Zeigler Jr. of the USDA’s FSA office which covers Mifflin, Juniata, Perryt and Dauphin counties, the growers […]

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Amb Hurst: Key to water conservation for Antigua to overcome drought

Residents of Antigua and Barbuda have been warned that the country’s water problems could worsen if much of the Caribbean experiences drought conditions over the next three months. The Barbados-based Caribbean Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH) warned Friday of a long-term drought that could have a “negative” impact on the eastern Caribbean islands. “Many […]

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Russia’s release fuels hopes for Biden action against US captives held around the world | american foreign policy

LLast month saw the release of Trevor Reed, a US citizen and former sailor who had been detained in Russia since 2019 on a nine-year sentence for endangering the “life and health” of Russian police officers. Now, Reed’s release has increased pressure on the Biden administration to act decisively on the number of other American […]

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CSafe Global hires Micki Turner as new Chief Human Resources Officer

CSafe Global, the innovation leader in temperature-controlled shipping solutions for transporting quality-of-life pharmaceuticals, today announced that Micki Turner has joined the company as Chief Human Resources Officer. . In his new role as CHRO, Turner will be responsible for developing and executing the human resources strategy in support of the company’s ambitious growth objectives, particularly […]

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Bare Roots Farm in Chesterfield breeds ‘useful organic plants’

Every spring, like clockwork, the eastern bluebirds magically return to the nesting boxes along the valley fields. These sightings and other signs of the changing seasons bring many local gardeners out of their winter burrows with visions of prolific flowerbeds or fresh, fragrant produce. Given the variability in weather, soil, and growing conditions in our […]

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Dunes urges water conservation | News

On Wednesday, April 27, the Town of Sioux City held a press conference to discuss the need for voluntary water conservation due to prolonged drought conditions. The need for this discussion arose because they are beginning to see challenges in pumping raw water from wells for treatment due to the drought. Although the CID has […]

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Grounds Management Association Launches 2022 Industry Awards

Grounds Management Association Launches 2022 Industry Awards ©GMA The GMA invites nominations to recognize the contributions of volunteers and professionals working in the groundskeeping industry. The winners will be announced at the association’s annual awards dinner at the Birmingham Vox Conference Center on November 2. Marking a return from the onset of the pandemic, this […]

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Abortion resources for Texans and beyond: From counseling to birth control to legal services, here are your options – News

Photo by Jana Birchum At the time of publication, abortion is still legal in Texas before the first detection of fetal heart activity, which typically occurs around six weeks. However, if the Supreme Court’s draft opinion on Roe v. Wade mirrors the court’s final ruling that performing an abortion (but not receiving one) will become […]

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Start your garden off right with healthy transplants – Syracuse Journal-Democrat

Sarah Browning, extension educator Transplants are the way to go with tomatoes, peppers and dozens of other vegetables, as well as many common annual flowers in Nebraska gardens. Transplants give long-season crops a head start before they are put into the garden and a chance to produce before the fall frost. Annual flowers grown from […]

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Tree ring study shows local drought worst since Dust Bowl and 1630s, water supplier says

Sitting at a large table in a conference room, executives from the largest water providers in the Snyderville Basin presented a report Monday evening on the state of the local water supply. The drought was a constant backdrop to their comments. Darren Hess, assistant general manager of the Weber Basin Water Conservation District, discussed cuts […]

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Innovation Month showcases Riverside’s limitless resources for entrepreneurs

Posted: 05/03/2022 Check out the presentation to the winners of this year’s Riverside Regional Fast Pitch event, Solarflux and Tinker the Robot. Photo via Twitter @riversidecagov As massive as they may seem today, some of the largest and most successful companies, such as Apple and Tesla, started with an idea and an innovation. That’s why […]

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NOTICE OF MEETING: The National Soil Conservation Committee will meet on May 19

May 3, 2022 ANNAPOLIS, MD – The State Soil Conservation Committee will meet Thursday, May 19 at 9:30 a.m. via teleconference. A limited number of places are available for those wishing to attend in person. The meeting is open to the public and will focus on soil conservation and water quality […]

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Lake Powell is dangerously close to falling too low, Grand County could suffer

Lake Powell plunged below 3,525 feet for the first time in history. The man-made reservoir, seen here near Bullfrog on March 15, 2022, provides water and electricity to the southwest.National Park Service/Courtesy Photo For the first time in history, Lake Powell plunged below 3,525 feet. This artificial reservoir provides water and electricity to the southwest. […]

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Biden meets parents of missing journalist Austin Tice

WASHINGTON- President Joe Biden met on Monday with the parents of American journalist Austin Tice, kidnapped in Syria nearly 10 years ago, the White House announced. “During their meeting, the President reiterated his commitment to continue to work through all available means to secure Austin’s long-awaited return to his family,” White House press secretary Jen […]

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Range Resources Co. (NYSE:RRC) receives an average rating of “Hold” by brokerages

Shares of Range Resources Co. (NYSE: RRC – Get Rating) received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the twenty-two rating companies that cover the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two investment analysts rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight gave a hold recommendation and seven gave the company a buy recommendation. The 12-month average price target […]

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Get your soil tested and ready for spring planting

Apply fertilizer to the flower beds if necessary. Most gardens in the Chicago area have soil with adequate levels of phosphorus, so choose a fertilizer with little or no phosphorus. The higher the percentage of nitrogen in the fertilizer you buy, the less you need to apply to your garden, so follow the instructions on […]