UK stocks climb as government borrowing eases and resource stocks rise

The FTSE 100 joined day two of a rally for global equities on Wednesday, with a surge in heavily weighted resource stocks and signs of an easing in government borrowing. The UKX index, +1.81% rose 1.5% to 6,966.33, after gaining 0.5% in the previous session and falling 2.3% on Monday, which marked the biggest decline […]

Harnessing the power of plants and microbes to fight climate change

This week is Net Zero Week, so we took a look at the work we are doing to help reduce the carbon footprint of agriculture. Unfortunately, in addition to being an advantage, modern agriculture has become a risk for the environment. Artificial fertilizers can lead to too much fixed nitrogen in the environment and the […]

Australia: Newcastle University Students Association guidelines attack democratic rights

The new club and company guidelines imposed by the Students’ Association of Newcastle University (UNSA) are a major attack on democratic student rights and an attempt to restrict political activity on campus. The rules were adopted by UNSA on May 26, without any consultation with the students or their clubs and societies. The new rules […]

Veteran human resources administrator at the head of the human resources department at Boston University | BU today

Amanda Bailey, a former Brown University executive with extensive experience in education human resources, will assume the directorate of human resources at Boston University effective August 2. Bailey was Vice President of Human Resources at Brown, the same position she will hold here. Prior to her three years at Providence, she held key human resources […]

Casper buys chemicals for water treatment from global supplier hit by polar vortex and ransomware attack

Water extracted from the North Platte River is sent at an early stage of treatment to the Central Wyoming Regional Water Treatment Plant. (Dan Cepeda, Oil City) CASPER, Wyo. – Citizens of the Casper area have been urged to conserve water not because of a problem with any of the infrastructure in the central Wyoming […]

RFD-TV Reality Star Guest speaker at the Conservation District Annual Meeting

He is known on RFD-TV as the “Beast”. Cory Atley has become a dominant name in high yield agricultural competitions. Atley is a multi-year state champion and has appeared on RFD-TV reality shows Corn Warriors and The Podfather. Atley will be the guest speaker for the Ross Soil and Water Conservation District annual meeting and […]

Manito Koi Pond Project Completed and Japanese Garden Reopens

Manito Koi Pond Project Completed and Japanese Garden Reopens Parks and recreation: 311 or 509.755.2489 Tuesday July 20, 2021 at 12:11 p.m. SPOKANE – A project to save millions of gallons of water per year at Koi Pond in the famous Nishinomiya Tsutakawa Japanese Garden in Manito Park has been completed. The opening hours for […]

Caribbean Bar Association defends Cubans and Haitians

The Caribbean Bar Association defends the rights of Cubans and Haitians to live and enjoy life, as the two Caribbean nations plunge into political and security crises. In a statement, the bar said it “stands in solidarity with our brothers and sisters, in Cuba and Haiti, suffering from serious human rights violations, racial injustice, political […]

Ohio Department of Natural Resources unification orders take center stage in battle against Ohio’s forced pooling bill

CARROLLTON, Ohio, July 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Following recent press releases and testimony from the opposition regarding Ohio forced pool bill, Sub. HB No. 152, and the negative impact of the bill on Ohio Owners of unleased minerals, Gateway Royalty has also contacted the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) regarding market improvement […]

Q&A with ‘Defending Beef’ author Nicolette Hahn Niman

Nicolette Hahn Niman, a vegetarian and environmental lawyer turned cattle rancher, freed Defending beef: the arguments for sustainable protection in 2014. The manifesto called for a revolutionary food system involving livestock, which she believed was necessary for the restoration and future health of the planet and its people. Seven years later, she still believes it’s […]