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 …

Comment this story Comment Wanika Fisher, Eric Olson and Wala Blegay secured narrow victories in the last three races for Prince George’s County Council to be decided following last week’s primary election, potentially cementing a new Liberal majority on the board. Fisher, a lawyer and former state delegate, edged out Victor Ramirez by just under …

Vermont Business Magazine For the eighth year in a row, Vermont Farmers will once again open their barn doors and yard doors to welcome the public for a behind-the-scenes look at Vermont’s dynamic working landscapes. Vermont Open Farm Week 2022 will be held Sunday, August 7 through Sunday, August 14 and will feature over 105 …

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. — McKenzie Myers ended her junior show career in a big way — with three grand champions at the Shippensburg Community Fair. Myers, a Penn State senior, won a total of $11,500 for his top pork, goat and steer on July 30 at the fair’s junior livestock sale. To make the occasion even …

Chancellor Philip DiStefano and other CU Boulder representatives joined Boulder City leaders on Wednesday, July 27 for an event celebrating upcoming partnerships and to share details about the Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit . CU Night in Downtown Boulder drew approximately 250 attendees to the Boulder Theater for food, drink and community – …

Kicking off the July 26 NAPA DC Fly-In 2022 forum, one of the most influential pension policy lawmakers urged delegates to push for action on SECURE 2.0 legislation — now. Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee, outlined possible pathways for the SECURE 2.0 legislation to be enacted over the …

A small army of combine harvesters swept through an endless agricultural field on a recent afternoon in western Ukraine, throwing clouds of dust into the blue sky as the machines gathered in a sea golden wheat. Mountains of soybeans and corn will be harvested in the coming weeks. This will all add up to a …

Ireland’s coalition government has struck a hard-fought deal to cut climate emissions from the country’s key agricultural sector by 25% by 2030. This level is significantly higher than the 22 per cent farmers had hoped for, but lower than Dublin’s initial target of up to 30 per cent. Environment Minister and Green Party leader Eamon …

Stories can be told in many ways – in words, in dance, in pictures, in songs and in celebration. The CREATE project is happy to invite the whole community to be part of a very special story on Saturday at Memorial Park in Dunkirk. From 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. that day, the …

2022 MWAA Industry Excellence Award Winner The Green Leaf: Empowering and Connecting Payments Professionals Industry Achievement Award to be presented at MWAA’s 20th Annual Conference This year, we are delighted to award the 2022 Industry Achievement Award to Kate Gillespie of The Green Sheet. — Rod Katzfey, MWAA President and Board Member PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA, USA, …

(Clarinda) – Opponents and supporters of wind turbines and a proposed project in Page County continue to make their respective points. At its regular meeting Tuesday evening, the County Board of Supervisors discussed Invenergy’s “Shenandoah Hills” wind farm project with Page County Horizons and their ongoing concerns about the company’s permit application. Mary Ann Gibson …

WORTHINGTON – A cheerful yellow house overlooks the expanse of fields and apple trees south of Worthington. It’s impossible to miss – not just because of the house – but because the turnoff from the gravel road is marked by a large white sign that reads ‘Nystrom Orchard’, with a quaintly painted apple core next …

Clymer Borough’s annual community garage sale from July 28-30 will feature at least 26 garage sale locations around the borough this year. During the three-day event, any borough resident can hold a garage sale without having to pay the usual $5 permit fee. Maps showing confirmed garage sale locations will be available at the Borough …

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas – During the Arkansas Technicians Championship at Rogers in June, the Trucking Association of Arkansas (ATA) announced the winner of a new award: the Truck Maintenance Professional Award. ‘year. The first recipient, Ryan Womack, superintendent of fleet maintenance for McKee Foods Transportation, LLC, was named at the awards banquet on June 24. …

Martin Clunes is battling ‘totally unsuitable’ plans for a permanent site for travelers next to his 130-acre farm Mr Clunes is trying to prevent the construction of a permanent site for travelers near his farm Theo Langton and Ruth McGill are looking to build a permanent home on their land Mr Clunes opposed the proposal …

Local farmers and agriculture industry leaders gathered July 13 for Illinois Senate Deputy Minority Leader Sue Rezin’s Agriculture Advisory Committee meeting at Stewart Farms in Yorkville to discuss agriculture issues with Rezin, R-Morris and Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Jerry Costello. “Agriculture is the foundation of Illinois’ economy and the biggest job driver within the …

MERCER, Pa. (WKBN) — A local group held an event Saturday to raise money for revitalization projects in Brandy Spring Park. The Brandy Springs Revival Committee is working to restore the park to its former glory, including installing a wading pool and a new playground. The group hosted the first-ever Mercer Community Day to raise …

Besides the general condition of the property, another positive first impression on new members can be board meetings that are efficient, positive, and orderly. However, how does a new owner or director learn how board meetings should be conducted? Associations are not required by law to have meeting rules, but these rules can be extremely …

What there is to know More than three years ago, Philadelphia city officials signed a contract to build what would be one of Pennsylvania’s largest solar arrays on farmland in a rural central part of the state. But the project has stalled, with three developers having done no construction on the site since then. The …

BULLOCH COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) – A young woman from Bulloch County has been helping young people in Africa for years. She works as a missionary and is now looking to establish a boarding school in the community to further help the children. To see the plans and hear the vision, it sounds like something an …

CLEVELAND — City officials recently announced plans to celebrate National Night Out, an event taking place in communities across the country that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. Cleveland will also host Dancing on Depot Street on Saturday night. Residents can walk out to join local leaders and police on Aug. 2 from 6 p.m. …

Legend:First-year members of the Cheektawaga-Sloan Teachers’ Association near Buffalo signed up for NYSUT’s Local Action Project following a leadership change. “The last few years have been pretty damn tough and we’re trying to unify our membership,” said TACS secretary Tim Murray, an elementary music instructor. “We have some great new ideas on how …

PLANS for a large solar farm straddling the England-Wales border near Chester have been submitted to Cheshire West and Chester Council. The Bretton Hall Solar Farm project covers an area of ​​approximately 70 football pitches (50 hectares), crossing the border between Flintshire and Cheshire, on farmland at Bretton Hall Farm between Saltney and Bretton. Due …

MCLEAN COUNTY, Ill. (WMBD) – Dry weather in the Twin Cities may soon begin to affect the growing season for local farmers. The USDA lists most of McLean County as abnormally dry based on the amount of precipitation the area has received. Rodney Weinzierl, executive director of the Illinois Corn Growers Association, said this is …

Why is this important? Known for its adventurous and approachable dishes, Mendocino Farms will bring a new chef-led experience to Legacy West, providing a convenient setting to enjoy a quality meal to satisfy any craving. “Ever since Mendocino Farms entered the DFW market, we had in mind Maps a diverse food scene and look forward …

Farmer’s market season is here. This is where you can find fresh produce, homemade treats, and artisan products throughout Dallas County. Adel Fresh Finds Farmers Market The Adel Fresh Finds Farmer’s Market kicked off the 2022 season on June 21. Market characteristics vendors selling fresh producebaked goods and more, plus food trucks and live music. …

Daniel Robert July 18, 2022Updated: July 18, 2022, 9:29 a.m. Were you SEEN at the Albany Riverfront Collaborative Community Gathering on June 16, 2022, at the Capital Repertory Theater in Albany, NY? In attendance were members of the community and collaboration, as well as dignitaries and experts (including keynote speaker Majora Carter). The event raised …

New You can now listen to the Insurance Journal articles! The Independent Insurance Association of Georgia has named longtime member Michael Iverson as president of the organization. Iverson is CEO of MD Iverson Group, an insurance agency in Fairburn, Georgia. He previously served as IIAG president, vice president and other positions, the association said in …

THE INTRODUCTION of drones in the agricultural sector is a watershed moment for the sector, said Feroz Sheikh, chief information and digital officer of agricultural input giant Syngenta India. Interacting with The Indian Express, Sheikh said that this technology will help the industry move to advanced models. Last year, the Center authorized the use of …

Comment this story Comment ROME — Wild boars have emerged as a force of chaos in the Italian capital over the past decade, feasting on trash, disrupting traffic and encroaching on the Vatican. They are seen as symbols of urban decay by some or just plain cute piglets by others. In samea boar replaces the …

A Lynchburg student hands out free shoes during the 2020 Building Our Community Together back-to-school event in downtown Lynchburg. Local families will once again have access to free shoes and school supplies during the annual Back to School Building Community Together event. Sponsored by One Community One Voice and hosted by Lynchburg University, this year’s …

The final draft constitution of the Football Association of India, which was drafted by the Committee of Trustees (CoA), has been submitted to the Supreme Court for approval. It was submitted to the Supreme Court on Friday, the AIFF said in a statement on Saturday. Acting AIFF Secretary General Sunando Dhar said, “After a long …

Across the country, aging and outdated coal-fired power plants are given new life as solar, battery and other renewable energy projects, in part because they have a decades-old feature that has become increasingly more valuable: they are already connected to the electricity grid. The miles of high-voltage cables and pylons often needed to connect power …

WARREN — A solar farm project that would be the largest in New England would be a game-changer for the city, a city official said during a more than two-hour public hearing Thursday night. The Planning Board voted unanimously at the end of the July 14 hearing to defer consideration of the site plan application …

Do you like the juicy flavor of wild blueberries? Thank you Maine growers. Maine is the leading producer of lowbush or wild blueberries. Lowbush blueberries are native to northern New England and Atlantic Canada. Nearly 500 farmers manage 36,000 acres of commercial wild blueberry land in Maine. According to the USDA’s National Agriculture Statistics Service, …

Phillips Exeter Academy’s Lamont Gallery welcomes Managing Miscellanea EXETER – Phillips Exeter Academy’s Lamont Gallery will host Managing Miscellanea, an exhibition that will allow viewers to take an in-depth look at what we consider to be our indefinite collection. Since its conception in 1952, the Lamont Gallery has never officially been a collecting gallery; However, …

In the Netherlands, dairy farmer Martin Neppelenbroek is near the end of the line. New environmental regulations will force it to reduce its herd by 95%. He thinks he will have to sell his family farm. “I can’t run a farm with 5%. For me, it’s over and over,” he said in a July 7 …

Dr. Jill Biden’s attempt to compliment the Hispanic community at an event in Texas backfired dramatically when she compared them to a traditional Mexican meal. She was speaking Monday at the annual UnidosUS conference in San Antonio, where more than 60% of the population is Hispanic. She praised the group’s president, Raul Yzaguirre, who “helped …

Joseph E. (Joe) Thal, 87 of Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania, died at home on Saturday, July 9, 2022. Joe was born in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania on November 7, 1934. He was the son of the late Lawrence ” French “ Thal, Sr. and Marie Smead Thal. He was predeceased by his brothers, Lawrence …

Chefs for Farmersa Texas food and wine festival that brings together the talents of local chefs and farmers, is coming to Houston for the first time this fall, showcasing some of Houston’s finest cooks. The festival, partner of Houston Food Bank non-profit, will take over Autry Park at Shepherd and Allen Parkway from 1 p.m. …

This slideshow requires JavaScript. NEWARK, NJ – The Weequahic Park Community Center was filled with young men, adults and plenty of burgers and steaks on Thursday night, June 30. United Community Corp.’s Community Violence Interruption Program. hosted a steak and burger event as part of its efforts to help young people find positive outlets. This …

The national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline broke multiple records in the first two weeks of May, according to the American Automobile Association. AAA is a national, private, nonprofit association and service organization with more than 60 million members in the United States and Canada. AAA’s National Gas Price Survey found that …

FORT HUNTER – The distinctive sounds of snort, then snort, then snort, then snort of “hit and miss” antique gasoline farm engines permeated the 45th annual Antique Gas Engine and Tractor Show at the historic site of State of Schoharie Crossing Saturday. Don Bernaski, president of the Tri-county Old Time Power Association, said it was …

Amid the seemingly global rise in inflation – which began with the effects of the pandemic and worsened by the global oil crisis fueled by the Russian-Ukrainian war – Europe is bearing the brunt of it. As if energy security were not enough of a problem, it has now spawned another potential (but expected) crisis: …

Boothbay Region Land Trust will be hosting a free and fun community family event on Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oak Point Farm, Samoset Road, Boothbay Harbor. Activities will include a bouncy house, alpacas (from 10 a.m. to noon), sun print activity table, lawn games, Maine Stone Workers Guild demonstration, …

Dalton City Council member Tyree Goodlett was recently elected to represent Northwest Georgia as District Chairperson of the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA). Goodlett was elected president of District 1, which includes Dalton and surrounding counties as far south as Paulding County and as far east as Gilmer County and Fannin County. Goodlett served as district …

The break for the release of the inmate from the pre-release center at Lycoming County Jail Todd Hill last month lasted less than a day, according to court records that have recently come to light. After leaving the facility on County Farm Road in Loyalsock on the morning of June 17, …