SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) – Agribusiness company Japfa, through its 75 percent subsidiary AustAsia Investment Holdings, has agreed to buy two dairy farms in Shandong, China, by acquiring Falcon Dairy Holdings, has announced the group Monday June 28). AustAsia, which operates the group’s dairy and beef activities in China, will acquire all of Falcon’s issued …

Wave of new mobile apps connect consumers to farmers GrownBy connects consumers to farmers’ markets across the United States Photo courtesy of Farm Generations Cooperative Accessing fresh local produce from farmers can now be as easy as a click. In the United States, farmers’ markets and community supported agriculture (CSA) flourished, in part because of …

It started as a report on how a University of Illinois sports budget already stressed by a pandemic will be affected by two summer lightning strikes: (1) name-likeness legislation that will allow Athletes Illini Fellows to seek approvals starting Thursday and (2) the 9-0 Supreme Court ruling on Alston vs. NCAA. But first, a little …

POLAND – The Celebrate Poland committee heard people’s concerns and took action to move the popular event – for the third time. The event is traditionally scheduled for the last weekend of June, but for 2021 has been moved to September 11. Now the event is scheduled for September 25. Event President Cindy Best said …

Noah Woolsey rallies to win California amateur title Throughout the week, Noah Woolsey, a 22-year-old Pleasanton resident, kept telling himself to believe. By the time it was over, it happened. A senior at the University of Washington, Woolsey erased an early 3-hole deficit and stormed back to win the 110th California Amateur Championship over Wes …

As their agitation over the new farm laws ended for seven months, farmers attempted to march to the residences of several state governors on Saturday even as Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar , asked them to put an end to their agitation and proposed to resume talks on the provisions of the three legislations. …

(KMAland) – Drought has been on the minds of many farmers for several weeks. However, welcome rains fell in parts of the farming country over the weekend. Ryan Martin is an agricultural meteorologist from Warsaw, Indiana. He says there could be more moisture on the way in agricultural areas over the next seven to ten …

Marigold flower In recent years, farmers have moved from traditional agriculture to floriculture. Cut flowers are one of the best cash crops because they are easy to grow, produce quickly, and can provide a good income throughout the growing season and have low investment requirements. Among these, the most cultivated flower in India is Worry. …

EAST PRAIRIE, Missouri (KFVS) – The East Prairie Sweet Corn Festival takes place this year. After last year’s event was closed by the pandemic, everyone here is excited to come back with food, entertainment and family events. “It’s huge just to be back. It’s great just to socialize again, ”said David Robinson, owner of the …

By Rachel Madison The circle has come full circle for Amy Schaffner, chef and owner of Farm to Fork, as she prepares to open the doors of her restaurant at the old location of Hobo Junction, a place she loved as a child. Schaffner, along with his business partner Shelly Pogue, opened the first Farm …

BRUSSELS, June 25 (Reuters) – European Union negotiators reached an agreement on Friday morning on contentious elements of the bloc’s agricultural subsidy policy, raising hopes of an agreement on the comprehensive package. Negotiators from the European Parliament and EU member states are trying to end a three-year struggle over the future of the Common Agricultural …

The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service collects data from approximately 50,000 farmers and ranchers for its annual agricultural resource management survey. The survey examines all aspects of US farm production, the well-being of farm households, farm finances, chemical use, and various characteristics of farm production. ARMS also collects detailed information on production practices, costs and …

News 12 Staff June 24, 2021, 9:45 p.m. Updated: June 24, 2021, 9:45 p.m. Pride Month ends in just over a week, but people are still coming together to celebrate everyone in the LGBTQ + community. The Mount Vernon Youth Bureau hosted the first “Let Your Colors Shine” event on Thursday, which focused on children …

The abrupt closure and sale of the Koffee Kup bakery left a hole in many Vermonters’ mornings. The bakery had been producing fresh donuts in Burlington for more than half a century, with each box bearing the image of the likeable baseball-cap company mascot, Mr. Cruller. Donut desperation. Mr. Cruller has cousins. Northwest Vermont is …

This country has a vacation dedicated to our war dead, workers and women, veterans and presidents. No holiday, however, has a longer history than July 4 – the birthday of the United States of America. Slowly but surely, the path to independence was mapped out after the adoption of the coercive acts of 1774 and …

A new group from the Piedmont Triad, Cooperation Winston Salem, which is dedicated to nurturing the community, has launched a local effort to encourage healthy lifestyles. A new urban farm in the Happy Hill neighborhood is the first of many community gardens slated to be established in the city, organizers say. “The more people in …

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, MI – Three days of basketball, activities, food, music and shopping will take over a park in Muskegon Heights this weekend. The community event and three-on-three basketball tournament will take place June 25-27 at Mona Lake Park, 347 Lakeshore Boulevard. Weekend activities start on Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. “It’s not …

Today would have been the 80th birthday of the Grateful Dead lyricist. By Andy Kahn June 23, 2021 • 6:30 a.m. PDT Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter was born on this date in 1941. Hunter’s primary writing partner was the late Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia. Among Hunter’s early contributions to the dead were the …

Plaintiff Richard Lodge wishes to erect a barn for a pig fattening unit alongside the associated infrastructure at Toecroft Farm near Toecroft Lane in Sprotbrough. But the plans met with mass opposition with more than 470 objections from locals including Doncaster North MP Ed Miliband, charities and animal welfare organizations. Register now to our daily …

A new study from the Union of Concerned Scientists that studied farm consolidation trends between 1978 and 2017 indicates that rural communities are at risk. The study found that half of the mid-size farms in the Midwest have disappeared in nearly four decades – nationwide, nearly 700,000 – while large farms have grown by about …

You know, it’s summer on the coast when the farmers markets start to pop up again! One of our favorites is the Rochester Farmers Market which takes place every Tuesday at Rochester Common. They make Tuesdays cool again from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. until September 28. Something that really caught my eye was a …

A fundraiser has been launched to help Conor Dowers’ family. Photo: Conor performs Summer Holiday with Odyssey Youth (photo submitted by family) A fundraising event was launched in memory of a highly regarded local musician, dancer and actor known locally as Billy Elliott of Banbury. Conor Dowers, a well-known musician, actor and dancer, tragically passed …

BANGOR, MAINE, June 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Husson University today announced its partnership with the Financial Planning Association of Northern New England (FPA NNE) to help students continue their accredited financial planning programâ„¢ (CFP®) designation by raising awareness of speakers, professional networking and mentoring opportunities. These opportunities to improve their professional knowledge will prove …

The NFU is also urging the government to create an export platform that maximizes opportunities to sell more British products abroad. Large-scale tariff liberalization and significant increases in imports could put strong pressure on farm gate prices, potentially to levels that cause significant harm to agricultural businesses. This is because many farmers in countries with …

The Buzzfest took place from December 17-19 and was open and free to the public. (Courtesy of CODAworx) The first annual Bee Cave Buzzfest, an interactive art and light festival that took place in December, was named among the top 100 finalists for an international design award. The public art installation was one of six …

The installation is planned by K Smart Farming (KSF), a joint venture between Norwegian company Salmon Evolution ASA and Korean seafood giant Dongwon Industries. And the contract for the feasibility study was awarded to Artec Aqua. The agreement includes an intention for Artec Aqua to lead the engineering, delivery, installation and commissioning of the process-related …

OGDEN, Utah – When you think of a farm, what usually comes to mind are fields and tractors, but Adam Wong runs a different type of farm. His crops do not grow in the ground – they spring from sawdust. “It’s like the seed, basically,” Wong said, while holding out a Petri dish. “So that’s …

Tika Devi Poudel in Sainamaina, Rupandehi used to sell vegetables at the market for a living. But in 2020, she lost her job when the Covid-19 pandemic hit the world, including Nepal, causing significant social and economic disruption globally. Life was difficult for Poudel with a family of six, as she had no land to …

DENVER – This is the second year that the “Pride Liberation Day” event has taken place in Denver. It was created to put resources directly into the hands of members of the LGBTQ + community who may not be regularly represented at other Pride events. “There is the pride, which is a big party and …

Sergey Bubka took over as interim president of the International Masters Games Association (IMGA) following Kai Holm’s decision to step down after 26 years in the post. The IMGA hosts the World Masters Games, an event that takes place every four years and is open to athletes of all levels over the age of 35. …

MIGRANT RIGHTS NETWORKPRESS RELEASE TORONTO, June 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Migrants including refugees, social workers, farm workers, undocumented migrants and international students hold rallies and celebrations in Vancouver, Toronto, Sudbury, Winnipeg and online today – World Refugee Day and Father’s Day – to apply for full immigration status for all and family reunification. COVID-19 …

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Terry Allen can’t remember a time when his family didn’t have Sunday dinner together. The oldest of 11 children, Allen was raised by a single mother. Every Sunday his family gathered around a wooden table for dinner. If friends and neighbors joined them, they moved into the living room. Allen remembers the mothers talking to …

It’s time for the Northern Ohio Vegetable Tour to grow. City fees Is an Oberlin-based organization that offers fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables in Lorain and Kaiyahoga counties. It began distributing inventory for the 2021 season on June 15. The program deals with global warming, sustainable agriculture, economic justice and healthy eating by connecting farmland …

LENOX – Two of the days off designated on the school district’s calendar for 2021-2022 were the subject of controversy at the school committee meeting this week, after newly elected member Veronica Fenton claimed they “went against the goal of diversity, equity and inclusion.” She described October 11, a federal holiday traditionally known as Columbus …