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MOROCCO — With panache, NITCO officials and staff have cut the ribbon on its high-speed, fiber-optic internet offering for the city in Morocco, making it the first in the county to have a gigabyte of speed available to residents and businesses. The event took place at Recher Park on Thursday evening. NITCO, with offices in …

Photo Submitted Pictured, from left, are Vicki DeBoest (63 holes), Jami Sorrento (100 holes), Doug Vergith (foundation board member), Scott Crist (100 holes) and Scott Kelemen (100 holes) , who participated in Tuesday’s fundraiser at the Chautauqua Golf Club. CHAUTAUQUA — Four intrepid golfers took on the challenge of a golf …

CRAWFORDSVILLE — The Washington County ISU Extension Office and the Washington County Women in Agriculture Advisory Council hosted a new event on Saturday that took women to visit local farms and businesses. The first-ever Women in Ag Farm Crawl was designed as a networking and learning opportunity for women. It included four stops in the …

The Braves superstar’s third baseman charity fundraiser will raise money for Team Red, White and Blue. ATLANTA — Shortly after Austin Riley signed a 10-year, $212 million contract extension to stay in Atlanta, the Braves’ superstar third baseman is already making his impact in the community. On Monday night, Riley hosted the first “Driving for …

Washington Commerce Director Brown and Oregon Energy Director Benner will lead the board of a public-private organization preparing a regional bid for the Department of Clean Hydrogen Center. energy Seattle, Washington – The Pacific Northwest Hydrogen Association (PNWH2) completed its formation with the election of Washington Commerce Director Lisa Brown as President and Oregon Department …

Fugro has been awarded a marine site characterization contract by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) for the Sørlige Nordsjø II project, which is expected to become the first large-scale offshore wind farm in Norway. The scope of work will include seafloor and sub-seabed mapping to broaden the understanding of the geological features of the site …

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) — Jaquish Farms in Eau Claire County has brought back its maze of sunflowers, and it’s all for a good cause. The event held on Sunday afternoon raised funds for a local non-profit organization called “Joshua’s Camp.” “Joshua’s Camp is a family retreat for families who have a child on a …

It was a day full of festivities as Calgary Pride Week officially kicked off on Saturday with performances, drag events and celebrations from the city’s LGBT community. The day’s events began at 11 a.m. at Central Memorial Park in the city’s Beltline neighborhood. Brit Nickerson, communications director for Calgary Pride, says the location has special …

Outstanding Co-Lin Faculty, Award-Winning Staff Posted at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2022 The Co-Lin Alumni Association recently honored five outstanding faculty and staff members at the annual fall convocation held on the Wesson campus. The Wesson Campus honorees were Kelly Fenwick of Bogue Chitto, Scarlett Hart of Union Church and Chad Austin of …

Liz Truss is responsible for allowing farmers to dump a catastrophic ‘chemical cocktail’ of pollutants into UK rivers, environmental campaigners say. This means that agricultural waste now overtakes sewage as the main danger to English waterways. Liz Truss at a farm in Newton Abbot, Devon earlier this month. Photograph: Reuters Truss boasted of having reduced …

Congressional staffers for the Agriculture Committee tour Rowan County farms Posted at 12:04 a.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2022 By Amy-Lynn AlbertsonNC Cooperative Extension Sam Shumate of Representative Ted Budd’s office and several other Washington, D.C. staff members of the Agriculture Committee visited Patterson Farms on Thursday, August 25 to learn more about their relationship …

SKOWHEGAN – Maine Grains, a grain mill producing organic and heirloom grains sourced from the Northeast, plans to host a community event on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 42 Court St., to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Maine Grains was founded in 2012 with the goal of leading a new generation of farmers and food producers in …

Expanded Relationship Extends National Support for First Responders NEW YORK, August 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MagnaCare and the International Association of Fire Fighters Health & Wellness Trust have expanded their relationship to provide first responders and their families with high-value health care benefits nationwide. MagnaCare, a third-party administrator with deep expertise in supporting Taft-Hartley Trusts, …

Following a merit hearing, Vacaville Mayor Ron Rowlett asked Corby Energy Services to return with a full proposal for a battery storage facility off Midway Road at the City Council meeting of Vacaville on Tuesday. However, this motion was defeated 4-3, per the staff’s recommendation not to move the project forward. Corby’s proposal was for …

Kaiden Roberts’ Big Champion Hog ​​sold for $9.25 a pound at Freshmark Sugardale. 5 AugustTotal sale: $166,925.85Total prizes: 143 BAVARIA Number of market lots: 15Average with champions: $3,107.51Average without champions: $2,569.35 Grand Champion Exhibitor: Chance RainsBid: $6/bookWeight: 1,423 poundsBuyer: Minor Acres Reserve Champion Exhibitor: Ryan DeschandBid: $3.50/bookWeight: 1,338 poundsBuyers: DJ’s Smokehouse and Howard and Son …

WASHINGTON – During the 10th annual day of service, Howard University students and faculty have adopted the University’s motto, “Truth and Service,” with service projects throughout the city. Howard University Day of Service (HUDOS) is a student-led event that helps acclimatize students to the university and the Washington, D.C. community by providing individuals, of all …

Tribune press service Deepankar Sharda Chandigarh, August 22 With more than a month left for the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) National Games – 2022, the Chandigarh Olympic Association (COA) is yet to decide whether or not to host the Indian Olympics. State. The 2022 National Games are scheduled to be held in Gujarat …

Dr Ashu SharmaThe agricultural sector must produce more food for a growing world population, which is expected to increase from 7 billion to around 9 billion by 2050. India is home to 1.32 billion people, or about 17% of the world’s population. As agriculture is the backbone of India’s economy which accounts for about 14 …

One of the oldest farmers in the country has a lesson in longevity. Earl Mallinger just celebrated his 105th birthday last week. He still tends to his thousand-acre farm in Oslo, Minnesota, north of Grand Forks. Although he now hires people to do the physical labor, he still makes all the farming decisions. Mallinger is …

The National Ginger Association of Nigeria on Saturday elected Mr. Gagarin Madaki as the association’s new National President to steer its affairs for the next five years. Members of the association include ginger growers and other chain appraisers who cross the country. Stakeholders who attended the election held at the Asa Pyramid Hotel, Kaduna on …

An interactive map of this year’s Santa Barbara County Farm Day attendees has now been posted online with links to register for locations that require pre-registration for public tours. The nonprofit Student Eco-Education and Agriculture has scheduled the fourth annual Farm Day on Saturday, September 17, and so far 13 growers and agriculture-related businesses have …

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Maryland – More families in Montgomery County need help getting food. This is why the county “From Farm to Food Bank” invests thousands of dollars to ensure that local farms can produce plenty of fresh food and feed those who are hungry. The effort, which aims to provide more nutritious and culturally diverse …

SANTA MARIA, Calif. — Serve Santa Maria and more than 15 local churches are gearing up for their annual volunteer event to clean up and rebuild the community this Saturday, August 20. The non-profit organization has been hosting this event for two decades, except for the 2020 pandemic. “We had over 200 people and we …

Time is running out for the contract of 193 teachers in the Greencastle-Antrim school district, and members of the teachers’ union have authorized management to call a strike if necessary. Ninety per cent of teachers who cast their ballots on Thursday August 18 gave the green light to the Greencastle-Antrim Education Association bargaining team to …

Inspired by grandparents and family members in rural Arkansas, Jasmyn Story set out to create something similar in Alabama: a communal space that provides food, education, and healing. Story’s farm and event space, Freedom Farm Azul, opens Sunday in Prattville. It will, Story hopes, provide outdoor space and clean water that will make people feel …

Two of the world’s largest grain traders source soybeans from a Brazilian farm linked to abuses of indigenous rights and lands, according to a report by environmental group Earthsight Earthsight named the companies Bunge and Cargill and said they source the soybeans produced at a farm on the ancestral lands of the Kaiowá indigenous group. …

The Association for Cannabis Health Equity and Medicine (ACHEM) is no longer aligned with the US Cannabis Council (USCC), a leading voice for ending federal cannabis prohibition. In an open letter to USCC President and CEO Steven Hawkins on August 17, ACHEM President Ogadinma Obie, MD informed USCC leadership that her association is stepping down …

Posted in Detroit August 16, 2022 by Sophie Boudreau Do you need a little break from the stress of life in the Motor City? There’s nothing healthier than spending time in the countryside, and you don’t have to venture too far from Detroit to have an exciting experience. When you’re …

FRANKLIN – David and Claire Benjack never doubted that if they turned their back patio into a covered stage and invited bands to play, people would come. They were sure outdoor music fans would drive to their 580-acre beef farm not far from the International Paper Co. — and not just people from around Franklin, …

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced the following events for the investment community: Victor Peng, president of the Adaptive and Embedded Computing Group, will present at Rosenblatt 2n/a Annual Tech Summit: The Age of Scaling AI on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. ET/11:00 a.m. PT. …

The LPGA Tour’s four-week stint across Europe provided a thrilling finale to an action-packed summer as the month-long stint crowned the final two big winners of the season, welcomed three first winners and saw the addition of a new member. France kicked off the European swing with the fourth major of the season, the Amundi …

A request to double the camping season at a dairy farm in Swanage has been rejected by Dorset Council, writes local democracy reporter Trevor Bevins. Coombe Farm in Coombe Hill wanted to extend the 28 days allowed under permitted development rights, to 56 days, as was allowed when the government lifted restrictions during the Covid …

A day after the bloody attack on Salman Rushdie in Western New York, questions are being asked about how the perpetrator gained unrestricted access to the event with seemingly minimal security precautions. Rushdie, 75, was attacked at 10:47 a.m. Friday, moments after sitting on stage at the Chautauqua Institution, a historic community of artists and …

Open qualification for Electoral Commission, School Boards Posted at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2022 Lincoln County voters will elect an election commissioner in November, as well as one member each for the Brookhaven School District Board and the Lincoln County School Board. Qualifying for District 2 Elections Commissioner and County School Board opened …

The shooter who tried to break into the FBI’s Cincinnati field office on Thursday grew up on a farm in Perry County, central Pennsylvania, The Washington Post reported. Ricky W. Shiffer fled after trying to break into the visitor control area of ​​the FBI office, the agency said. He led police on a chase that …

Hi there! Today we’re reviewing Gladiator’s first Community Spotlight event! Gladiator is a relatively popular format that is extremely similar to Historic Brawl, but it’s without Commander and a Best of Three (Bo3) format! This adds the variance that Historic Brawl/Commander provides without the extreme reliance on the Commander itself. Although the format itself is …

EUGENE, Oregon – Individuals Who Have Played Leading Roles in Oregon’s Student-Athlete Success and Aquaculture Leader Selected to Receive Annual University of Oregon Athletic Department Awards , sports director Rob Mullens announced Wednesday. Football player Dietrich Moore was named the recipient of the 2022 Leo Harris Award. Softball’s Katie Mackey Harris was shortlisted for the …

To say that 2022 has been a tough year for agriculture is perhaps the biggest understatement of the year. Even without supply chain disruptions and rising input costs, the weather in 2022 has been brutal for Midsouth crops. A cool, wet spring pushed seeding back much later than expected for many growers in the north …

TWP MENDHAM. – The owners of Backer Farm will finally have the chance to present their reasons for wanting a brewery and tasting room at their farm at 32 Ironia Road on Thursday, when the Morris County Agricultural Development Board begins its public hearing on the proposed plan. The farm, located on the Mendham / …

The $INVOCATION The Public Community Sale is fast approaching and we plan to launch it big with a special offer Early Access Event designed to recognize and reward ecosystem partners and communities who align with our ethos and have supported us along the way. This unique “whitelist” event is designed to give members of the …

PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ – While Oregon has seen gains across many indicators of child well-being, according to the 2022 KIDS COUNT® data bookour state is failing to make meaningful improvements to ensure the prosperity of all Oregon children, including in economic well-being and education. The data bookreleased Monday, is a 50-state report of recent household …

Each year, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service releases an estimate of average farm real estate values ​​by state. Estimates are based on surveys of farmers in selected geographic areas. The surveys follow strict statistical guidelines. Estimated values ​​may be revised the following year based on additional information. Revisions may also be made based on …

POPLAR GROVE, Ill. (WIFR) – County fair season is in full swing, and a Poplar Grove family is making the rounds. However, they do not bring cows or pigs to fairs, but alpacas. As you pass Alpaca Pines Farm and Fiber Mill, owned by Vicki Donley and her family, you may notice a few animals. …

Tammie Gercken Writer Morganton First Baptist Church invites the community to enjoy a fun outdoor event. The church will hold its first “summer celebration” from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, August 20, on the grounds of the historic Burke County Courthouse in downtown Morganton. The free celebration will include live music, food trucks, games for kids …

Justin Falcinelli, as he earned two national championship rings (2016 and 2018) and as many degrees (in management and an MBA) at Clemson, noticed something disturbing about college football. “The lack of medical care didn’t sit well with me,” the former All-ACC center said. “Football does so much damage to your body, especially as more …

SUNDAY PUZZLE – This is one of those Sunday puzzles where reading Will Shortz’s printed introduction before solving affects the experience. He writes: “Tina Labadie lives in London, Ontario. This is his first New York Times crossword puzzle. It has one of my favorite types of themes – one that offers lots of different “ahs”. …

British farmers exporting cattle to the continent are trying to set up facilities for “bureaucratic” checks by vets in France, which cost millions of pounds – and may even pay for them themselves. UK breeders are unable to export their purebred cattle, sheep and pigs to the EU because no one has built any border …

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) August 05, 2022 The It’s Bigger Than Us 501c(3) (IBTU) non-profit organization, will host their 3rd Annual Back 2 School Event on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall (3650 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008) with a voluntary departure at 9:00 a.m.; event …

There will be an educator on stage when the winner of the 2022 Ms. American pageant is crowned in August, and Karen Johnson, a member of the Elk Grove Education Association, has a feeling she will be the one wearing the tiara. Johnson secured a place in the national competition by winning the US Ms. …

New Farm coalition urges US Senate to pass labor reform bill August 05, 2022 440 U.S. farm groups signed the letter In a letter to the american senatethe Agriculture Workforce Coalition, made up of 440 U.S. farmer groups, including the American Farm Bureau Federation, has called for passage of a farm labor reform bill. “Food …

The Escambia County Development Review Board on Wednesday approved a third Florida Power & Light solar farm in North Escambia on hundreds of acres in Molino. The Sparkleberry Solar Power Center is planned on 553 acres south of the end of Pilgrim Trail. According to FPL, more than 200,000 solar panels will produce nearly 75 …

What is happening? Purdue University is introducing a more robust and fully personalized electronic central calendar that streamlines public events on the West Lafayette campus and allows the university community and general public to customize their personal schedules and event planning. The Purdue University Events Calendar, officially launched Monday (August 8), also incorporates events beyond …

Electric utilities whose leaders have said the Senate Democrats’ climate change spending agenda would be good for their customers and shareholders are also members of trade associations that are working to kill the legislation. The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), a legislative agreement announced by Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Joe Manchin on July 27, would …

This is Highly recommenda column devoted to what people in the food industry are obsessed with eating, drinking and buying right now. My bedtime routine starts with candies. Every night, before I even put on my pajamas, I grab a box of Rose Hibiscus Delights. The Turkish Delight-inspired gummies each contain 10 milligrams of CBD …

A Fayette County family will receive the Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award on Thursday. Wenger Family Farms, southeast of Elgin, is owned and operated by Aaron and Kali Wenger, along with their three boys, Broc, Aksel and Niko, and Aaron’s father, Brian. The farm was established in 1886 and earned its Century Farm distinction in …

KANSAS CITY, MS. -The 4th Infantry Division National Association (IVY) is hosting the 104th Annual National Meeting July 25-July 29, 2022, honoring veterans of the 4th Infantry Division and their service. Bob Babcock, president of the National 4th Inf. Div. Association, is working hard to plan and coordinate this event alongside his team. Babcock, being …

Farmers with up to two hectares of land became the first to insure their harvest under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY). Technically called small farmers, they emerged as the largest group opting for the program across the country ahead of marginal farmers (cultivators owning up to or less than one hectare of land). …

Two important people in this line are the parents of Thomas. His mother, Frances Louise Short Thomas, was raised as a sharecropper in South Carolina until she was three years old. Her family moved to a small town in Pennsylvania, where Pandora herself would eventually be born and raised. Thomas now takes care of his …

About 100 local students were able to get a new pair of shoes on Sunday evening thanks to the annual back-to-school event hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 16 at Shoe Stop. Additionally, FOP Lodge 16 donates cash to local school districts to allow counselors to purchase other items needed by families in …