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thenewdaily.com.au - War on seals: The 'cruel measures' used by Tasmania's salmon farming industry
War on seals: The 'cruel measures' used by Tasmania's salmon farming industry
The New Daily

The profound and perverse environmental imbalance created in Tasmania by industrial salmon production, the ways in which ecosystems are flipped to their detriment by salmon farming, are no better exemplified than by the example of long-nosed fur…

dailymail.co.uk - Minette Batters For The Mail - NFU President: You can't level up by throwing family farms under a bus
NFU President: You can't level up by throwing family farms under a bus
Mail Online

Last year, The Mail on Sunday ran a major campaign to save this country's family farms from the very real threat of trade deals which would have brought imports of cheaply produced, substandard food into this country. More than a million people…

medium.com - Aavegotchi - The uGOTCHI Collection is expanding, just in time for UNIC farming!
The uGOTCHI Collection is expanding, just in time for UNIC farming!
Medium

Hey frens, the uGOTCHI Aastronauts collection on Unic.ly has been a huge success! Although the recent launch of uJENNY DAO displaced us from the first place, for a long time we were #1 in liquidity! According to Unic.ly's latest announcement, UNIC…

cnn.com - By Matt Egan, CNN Business  - The stakes couldn't be higher for America's first major offshore wind farm
The stakes couldn't be higher for America's first major offshore wind farm
CNN

New York(CNN Business) A brand-new industry is launching in America — and its fate is inextricably linked to the success or failure of President Joe Biden's ambitious climate agenda. The federal government this week gave the green light to…

dailymail.co.uk - Glen Owen for The Mail - Farm leaders fear trade deal will see Britain flooded with cheap meat
Farm leaders fear trade deal will see Britain flooded with cheap meat
Mail Online

Minette Batters, president of the National Farmers Union, says members are concerned They fear Ms Truss's negotiators have agreed to tariff-free access to UK market in their haste to secure a deal before next month's G7 summit in Cornwall Ms…

crainsdetroit.com - New hydroponic farm Lakeland Fresh looks to grow fresh greens market
New hydroponic farm Lakeland Fresh looks to grow fresh greens market
Crain's Detroit Business

Grocers and restaurants in and around metro Detroit will soon have a new go-to place for their fresh greens. Business executive Joe Corace, who previously helped turn Farmington Hills-based sunroof maker Inalfa Hollandia Inc. into a…

theguardian.com - Patrick Barkham - 'I'm seen as the fool': the farmers putting trees back into the UK's fields
'I'm seen as the fool': the farmers putting trees back into the UK's fields
The Guardian

Andy Gray stands beside an enormous hill of bare red earth and smiles with a hint of mischief. This is his best field, its soils known as Crediton red land. The region was once known for producing swedes prized by Covent Garden market. Now, every…

inman.com - Jimmy Burgess - Become the local expert! A low-cost, 5-step digital farming strategy
Become the local expert! A low-cost, 5-step digital farming strategy
Inman

Digital farming is a low to no-cost real estate farming strategy that will add value to the people on your email list and generate more listings as a result. Here's a proven method I've used in my own business to provide the kind of value that…

abc.net.au - Mark wants you to watch what happens on his farm even if you have nothing to do with agriculture
Mark wants you to watch what happens on his farm even if you have nothing to do with agriculture
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Farming is what Mark Merrett knows best. It's the same story for his dad, and his grandfather: their 2,800-hectare mixed farming operation has been in the family for three generations. 'We're currently running about 2,000 breeding ewes and putting…

stuff.co.nz - Christopher Vila moves from farm assistant to winning the dairy industry's top title for 2021
Christopher Vila moves from farm assistant to winning the dairy industry's top title for 2021
Stuff

Christopher Vila started his career as a veterinarian in the Philippines but his transition to New Zealand agriculture a decade ago has earned one of the country's top dairy awards. Vila was named the Dairy Manager of the Year at this year's New…

salisburypost.com - Down Goat: Local farm and creamery poised to add goat yoga, artisan goat cheese to offerings
Down Goat: Local farm and creamery poised to add goat yoga, artisan goat cheese to offerings
Salisbury Post

CLEVELAND — During kidding season, there's not a lot of sleep to be had at Liberty Farm and Creamery in western Rowan County. Kidding season — stretching from early February through the end of March — is when pregnant goats…

wilx.com - Jake Vigna - Fire crews battling blaze at MSU's Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research Farm in Lansing
Fire crews battling blaze at MSU's Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research Farm in Lansing
WILX

Published: May. 15, 2021 at 8:55 PM EDT|Updated: 14 minutes ago LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - First responders are on the scene of a fire at Michigan State University's Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research Farm in Lansing. Crews started battling the blaze…

bristolpost.co.uk - James Beck - Traditional farm looking to the future by using methods from the past
Traditional farm looking to the future by using methods from the past
Bristol Live

The farming industry in the UK has come under scrutiny in recent years with a heightened awareness around environmental issues and a rise in the prominence of veganism reflecting the shift in attitudes within society. Whether environmentally…

wsj.com - Katherine Blunt - Natural Gas, America's No. 1 Power Source, Already Has a New Challenger: Batteries
Natural Gas, America's No. 1 Power Source, Already Has a New Challenger: Batteries
Wall Street Journal

Vistra Corp. owns 36 natural-gas power plants, one of America's largest fleets. It doesn't plan to buy or build any more. Instead, Vistra intends to invest more than $1 billion in solar farms and battery storage units in Texas and California as it…

smh.com.au - Mike Foley - Coalition farm policy quietly grows climate plan alternative
Coalition farm policy quietly grows climate plan alternative
The Sydney Morning Herald

Agriculture Minister David Littleproud is creating a market that allows farmers and business to trade carbon offsets – which would be earned by farmers when they store carbon in plants and soil – as part of a push to get the…

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