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Feeding the world without costing the earth | News

Researchers from the Institute for Sustainable Food at the University of Sheffield are hosting national discussions on the sustainability of global food systems today (Monday 14 March 2022) at the Royal Society in London. University of Sheffield celebrates ‘healthy soil, healthy food, healthy people’ at Royal Society of the Institute for Sustainable Food event The […]

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Biofertilizers market size is worth $4,744.43 million, globally, by 2028 at a CAGR of 12.3%

The Biofertilizers Market size was valued at USD 1,996.13 Million in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 4,744.43 Million by 2028. It is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12.3% from 2021 to 2028. New York, 10 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The latest research study on “Biofertilizers market Forecast to 2028 – […]

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The “global learning crisis” continues, says António Guterres; million still affected |

“If we do not act, the share of children leaving school in developing countries who cannot read could increase from 53 to 70%,” António Guterres warned in a statement. video message marking the international day of education, Monday. The UN chief remembered the “chaos” that COVID-19[feminine causées dans l’éducation dans le monde, notant qu’au plus […]

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China calls for building an open global economy to create a better post-COVID society

To promote steady and solid progress in global economic recovery, Xi said countries should explore new engines of economic growth, new ways of social living and new avenues for people-to-people exchanges. “We need to break down barriers, not build walls. We need to open, not close. We need to seek integration, not decoupling. This is […]

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Commerce Resources intersects 2.09% REO over 110.4 m at the Ashram deposit, Quebec

VANCOUVER, BC/ACCESSWIRE/January 17, 2022/Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXV:CCE)(FSE:D7H0)(OTCQX:CMRZF) (the “Company” or “Trade”) is pleased to report assay results received from three (3) completed holes at the rare earth deposit and Ashram’s fluorspar (“Ashram Depot”) under the 2021 drilling program. The field program, completed in July-August 2021 in support of the Ashram Project Prefeasibility Study, comprised twelve […]

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Lawmakers should focus on the environment, education and taxes and leave aside divisive culture war issues.

Lawmakers should focus on our environment, education and taxes and leave aside divisive culture war issues. (Rick Bowmer | AP Photo) The Utah State Capitol is shown during the virtual special session of the Utah Legislature Thursday, April 16, 2020 in Salt Lake City. By the editorial board of the Salt Lake Tribune | January […]

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2022 Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC) Conference Announcement

The 34th ABC conference is on the books. The Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC) is set to meet for its annual summit July 22-27 at the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino in Niagara Falls, NY, the organization announced Friday. The first two days of the conference will include referee and judging classes. Meetings will run […]

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Renalytix appoints Jean M. Casner as Director of Human Resources

NEW YORK and SALT LAKE CITY, January 7, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Renalytix plc (NASDAQ: RNLX) (LSE: RENX) announced today that Jean M. Casner joined the company this week on January 3, 2022 as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. Ms. Casner will be responsible for Renalytix’s global human resources organization, including HR […]

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Job Screening Resources (ESR) Reflect on Achievements in 2021

Written by Thomas Ahearn, editor-in-chief of the ESR News blog Employment Screening Resources (ESR) – a service offering from ClearStar, a leading provider of Human Capital Integrityâ„  technology-based services – takes the time to reflect on the company’s accomplishments in 2021. Here are some of the these achievements, most recent in 2021 at the start […]

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Marin IJ Readers Forum for December 26, 2021 – Marin Independent Journal

With Mother Nature, we must take human nature into account Reading the headline for the December 19 edition of Marin IJ, “Above Average Tanks,” I looked further and saw that water officials were considering removing the restrictions. It reminded me of a study I conducted in 1978 for the National Science Foundation to find out […]

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National City Postpones Groundbreaking for Paradise Creek Expansion Project

National City has postponed the grand opening of the long-awaited Paradise Creek Park extension project for at least a month due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, officials said on Tuesday. A ceremony was slated for Sept. 17, but could take place in early November, chief executive Brad Raulston said. The expansion project includes the transformation […]

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Regenerative agriculture pays off | News, Sports, Jobs

Lapa’au Farm owner Michael Marchand harvests produce from his Olinda farm. – HAWAII FARMERS UNION UNITED photo Running diverse and regenerative farms takes a lot of hard work and dedication, but local farmers and ranchers find contributing to Maui’s future sustainable food systems and building a healthy, collaborative community makes any challenge worthwhile. During the […]

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First Responders Deserve Better Mental Health Resources – The Ticker

On a daily basis, first responders like police, firefighters and emergency medical workers see some of the most traumatic events life has to offer. They are the first people on the scene in an emergency and they are constantly at risk, yet their sanity has been underestimated. Although physical health is important to maintain, it […]

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Storm Resources Ltd. enters into agreement to be acquired by Canadian Natural Resources Limited

CALGARY, AB, November 9, 2021 / CNW / – Storm Resources Ltd. (“Storm“or the”Society“) (TSX: SRX) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Definitive Arrangement Agreement (the”Arrangement agreement“) with Canadian Natural Resources Limited (the”Buyer“) (TSX, NYSE: CNQ) pursuant to which the purchaser has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding […]

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What’s so special about Rogue Creamery’s Oregon Cows, which produce worldwide awards? See for yourself

How blessed are the cows of southern Oregon, who continue to rack up the best cheese prices for the little and mighty Rogue Creamery? Visitors to the riverside organic dairy at Grants Pass can see the royal treatment in action. But beware: fancy foot baths and fitness trackers to delicious snacks and on-demand back scratches […]

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‘Best job in the world’: NBA Timberwolves dietitian graduates from Mount Saint Vincent

The NBA Minnesota Timberwolves dietitian says he owes some of the credit for his career to his days as the head coach of the Mount Saint Vincent University men’s football team. Luke Corey attended the University of Halifax from 2005-2008 and received a degree in Applied Human Nutrition. Having exhausted his eligibility during his previous […]

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Here’s how families in San Antonio can find resources to rebuild

Sponsored by: When it comes to helping families in Texas, the economic devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a wave of innovation and service expansion to respond to a unprecedented level of need. Get our free The Daily Reach newsletter delivered to your inbox every morning. Processing… Success! You are on the list. […]

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2021 Elections: Abbott-Kenan vs. Dwire in Onondaga County Legislature Race

Syracuse, NY – Former television reporter Julie Abbott-Kenan of Skaneateles is seeking a new term in the Onondaga County Legislature against retired nurse Diane Dwire of Camillus. Abbott-Kenan was appointed to the seat of the 6th District of the Legislative Assembly in 2018 and successfully ran for the position in 2019. The district includes the […]

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Veterans Corner: VFW official testifies on resource leadership | New

TITUSVILLE – The National Legislative Director of Foreign War Veterans (VFW) Pat Murray recently testified before the Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on technology and modernization regarding pending legislation. Murray has testified on important IT funding and transparency bills and has expressed support for a bill to collect demographic data on users of U.S. Department of Veterans […]

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Study Finds Excess Body Weight Linked to Covid-19 Mortality | Health

A new study has found the association between mortality from Covid-19 and the proportion of overweight in adult populations in 154 countries. The results of the study were published in the journal “Public Health in Practice”. The links between obesity and mortality have become increasingly evident since the first pandemic of the 21st century, and […]

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Whanganui River Rulers Bring Ritual of Dawn to Dubai’s Global Trade Experience

Whanganui River iwi leaders performed a dawn ritual in Dubai to dedicate the immersive Aotearoa Pavilion “experience” in New Zealand ahead of the opening of the six-month World Trade Expo . The leaders of the Emirati and Whanganui rivers hold a dawn ceremony ahead of the opening of Expo 2020 Dubai. Photo: Supplied / NZ […]

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Jeel Albena association working for displaced people in Yemen wins UNHCR award

CHENNAI: The Jeel Albena Association for Humanitarian Development, a Yemeni humanitarian organization that has provided a lifeline to tens of thousands of people displaced by conflict in the country, won the UNHCR Nansen Prize for Refugees 2021. Founded in 2017, it won the prestigious award for its unwavering support for displaced Yemenis. Its founder Ameen […]

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Missouri Press Association Awards: News-Leader Wins Overall Excellence

The Springfield New-Leader staff took home a first place award in General Excellence in the 2021 Missouri Press Association Best Newspaper competition, along with 38 other awards, including seven first places. First place award All News-Leader staff received first place in General Excellence. The award evaluates the newspaper as a whole based on three issues […]

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Find out how this winery uses sensors to track data in its vineyards

Bouchaine Vineyards in Napa Valley, California Bob mcclenehan A Napa Valley vineyard, Bouchaine digitizes anecdotal knowledge traditionally shared between generations of winemakers and the visual cues that winemakers receive while browsing the vines. Using IoT sensors from Cisco Systems, the company tracks block-by-block data from its 100 acres of vineyards in the Los Carneros AVA. […]

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China wants to join CPTPP, but don’t expect a quick pass

On September 16, China formally applied to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) trade agreement. It wasn’t surprising news, but it was big news nonetheless. The CPTPP is the survivor of the US exit from the original Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) at the behest of former US President Donald Trump. The reconfigured trade grouping […]

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Sonoma County farmers feel widespread economic pain from drought and protracted pandemic

The past few years have been difficult for farmers and the agricultural workforce in Sonoma County. Forest fires, the COVID pandemic, and overwhelming drought have made the process of growing a crop to maturity intimidating – but so far not impossible. “We’re close to wrapping up,” said Cameron Mauritson, partner at Mauritson Farms. Mauritson grows […]

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NJEDA to host virtual workshops on resources for small businesses

Workshops will present available state and federal resources September 8, 2021 The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) will host a series of three virtual small business resources workshops to present information on the resources available to support the growth of small businesses in the state. The workshops will take place during National Small Business […]

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County Board Holds Busy Session | Government

Houston County Commissioners had plenty of items on their plates on Tuesday, July 27. After further discussions on the likely future duties of the county environmental services manager, the board approved a 10-point “consent agenda” with a single vote. This list included launching a competitive search to fill the aforementioned director position with a permanent […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Agricultural financing and available budgetary resources | Agriculture News

The economic turmoil in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic has left many small farm operators with difficult questions about managing their finances. “The margins of agricultural businesses have always been tight, and now there is a lot on the move, even more than usual,” said Courtney Bir, assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural […]

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Mapping the rise of resource nationalism in Africa

A recent study by risk consultancy Verisk Maplecroft found that the Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to an increase in the number of governments pursuing nationalist resource policies – those that attempt to assert at least some sovereign control on natural resources. Around the world, 34 countries saw their Resource Nationalism Index, the score that Verisk […]

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Haitian President Jovenel Moise killed in attack on his residence

Joseph said in a statement that a group of unidentified individuals stormed Moise’s home around 1 a.m. and fatally injured the head of state. He called the assassination a “heinous, inhuman and barbaric act”. In another statement, Joseph said the president was killed in a “highly coordinated attack by a highly trained and heavily armed […]

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African leaders unite to support ambitious replenishment of the International Development Association

His Excellency President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire and the World Bank Group will organize a high-level meeting on July 15, 2021 with African leaders to highlight the importance of an ambitious and robust 20th replenishment of the International Association development (IDA20). The replenishment will support a resilient recovery from the COVID-19 crisis and help […]

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Americans celebrate July 4 in style after pandemic cancellations

NEW YORK, July 4 (Reuters) – Americans celebrated their country’s 245th birthday on Sunday with fireworks that may seem brighter, hot dogs that may taste juicier, and marching bands that may seem brighter. offhand after the coronavirus pandemic forced almost all celebrations last year to be canceled. As always, the fireworks are the highlight of […]

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The World Medical Association, the German Medical Association and the Pontifical Academy for Life Collaborate to Promote Vaccine Equity and Combat Vaccine Reluctance

Millions around the world still suffering from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and vaccination is widely seen as a quick and effective way to control the spread of the virus and save human lives. Just as the current pandemic has highlighted the importance of vaccination, it has also exposed the great inequality of access […]

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ABM’s COVID-19 response recognized with prestigious awards

NEW YORK, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – ABM Industries (NYSE: ABM), a leading provider of facility solutions, today announced that its EnhancedClean â„¢ program focused on the COVID-19 response has been honored with two prestigious award programs. ABM recently received three Gold Quill Awards from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) for its […]