• CA Agriculture Needs Science, Crop Protection Tools 25 Feb 2020 01:54 Glyphosate, Chlorphyriphos, and Dicamba are three widely used pest management tools in California agriculture. Recently, all three chemicals have received backlash stretching from lawsuits and regulations to companies announcing the stop of sales and …
  • President Trump: 2020 Trade Aid on the Table 25 Feb 2020 01:54 Although U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has been telling farmers for months not to expect any 2020 trade aid, President Donald Trump indicated that further support of the agriculture industry is still a possibility.  In a Tweet last week, the …
  • USDA Unveils Agriculture Innovation Agenda 25 Feb 2020 01:54 The Agriculture Innovation Agenda that was just announced by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, seeks to reduce the environmental impact of agriculture while increasing U.S. production by 40 percent by 2050.  The new initiative was announced during the U. …
  • Professionals learn how to build up trust 25 Feb 2020 01:43 YOUNG professionals in primary industries were given the opportunity to practice creating trust in agriculture with external audiences as part of a training workshop held in Perth recently. As part of the workshop, 22 participants from various primary …
  • Back high emissions targets 25 Feb 2020 01:43 Anthony Albanese has announced that the ALP will pursue a net zero emissions target by 2050 in an attempt to establish some climate credential in the electorate. The agricultural sector has an opportunity to capitalise on this announcement, but not the way …
  • Farmers pile pressure on UK government over chlorinated chicken 25 Feb 2020 01:32 Farmers have hit back at suggestions the government will allow imports of chlorinated chicken and other low-standard farm produce in trade talks with the US, escalating the row over post-Brexit food standards. Minette Batters, the president of the National …
  • $6M investment secures future of agriculture, says grower 25 Feb 2020 01:23 EMU Swamp Dam is expected to help the Granite Belt overcome its agricultural “Achilles’ heel” after a $6 million state government funding advance was announced last week. Applethorpe dam investor Nathan Baronio said the game-changing decision was “long …
  • Amid hog farm controversies, petition drive and lawsuit, Utah legislator abandons bill to preempt county restrictions 25 Feb 2020 01:23 When a developer came to the Millard County Commission in November with a proposal to build seven farms with as many as 30,800 pigs total in an area 9 miles west of the town of Hinckley, residents in the central Utah community came out in droves to oppose …
  • 5 Sprayer maintenance tips for Spring 25 Feb 2020 01:12 Prior to spring field operations, ensuring your equipment is ready can save valuable time and reduce stress when windows get tight due to weather conditions. The sprayer is a critical piece of equipment in most crop production operations. Ensuring your …
  • Farm program decisions: Assistance from NASS yields 25 Feb 2020 01:12 The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released the 2019 estimated average county yields for corn, soybeans, and other crops on February 20. Farm operators were more interested in the NASS yields this year than in other years, due to the …
  • 9 reasons why the soybean export picture looks questionable 25 Feb 2020 01:12 With much fanfare a few weeks ago, Chinese and U.S. officials signed Phase I of a trade pact designed among other things, to stimulate exports of U.S. agricultural products to the world’s most populous nation. The soybean market was especially interested …
  • Afternoon Market Recap for Feb. 24, 2020 25 Feb 2020 01:11 Corn, soybeans and wheat follow a broad range of commodities lower Monday News that the coronavirus outbreak is spreading beyond Asia gripped the financial markets Monday, kicking the Dow more than 3% lower today. Those fears cascaded across a broad range …
  • Lender engagement 25 Feb 2020 01:11 One of my favorite events is the FINPACK Lender’s Conference held every December in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul. The below zero temperatures, snow, and blowing wind was the perfect backdrop to engage with the agricultural lenders in attendance …
  • Groups concerned about Brazilian beef access 25 Feb 2020 01:11 The Feb. 21 decision by the U.S. to reopen fresh beef trade with Brazil has raised concern among commodity organizations. The National Cattlemen's Beef Association said while it supports "the Trump administration’s efforts to enforce science-based …
  • CFBF's Johansson an olive oil entrepreneur 25 Feb 2020 01:11 California is the only important olive-growing state in the U.S., with Tulare County as its leading producer. Production statewide remains fairly stable at around 40,000 acres planted for extra virgin oil, with one of those growers being the current …
  • Business owner says coronavirus aid will do “little” to help 25 Feb 2020 01:05 A $27.25 million coronavirus aid package will do little to help suffering local fishermen in the immediate future and grants may come to fruition too late, a Bowen business owner says. The Palaszczuk Government announced the creation of the aid package …
  • ‘Agriculture and allied sectors major source of employment in Bihar’ 25 Feb 2020 01:00
  • The Value of Third-Party Verification for Horticultural Lighting 25 Feb 2020 00:48 By Leora Radetsky The US vertical farming market is projected to reach $3 billion by 2024, exhibiting a compound annual growth rate of over 24 percent, according to a February 2019 report. Another report, by the US Department of Energy’s Office of Energy …
  • Agriculture programs slated for winter and spring 25 Feb 2020 00:29 If you’re interested in fruit tree management and ornamentals, we have some great opportunities for you. On Wednesday, Feb. 26, we’ll have two great programs. The first is an all-day workshop featuring information on trees around power lines, pesticide use …
  • Livestock farmers would get more access to loans under Senate proposal 25 Feb 2020 00:21 JEFFERSON CITY — A new bill would open up access to small business loans for livestock farmers across the state. SB 868 would change the definition of a small farmer so more operations can access low-interest loans under the Family Farms Act. The bill was …
  • County teams with agribusiness group to teach, help farmers 25 Feb 2020 00:21 ALBANY COUNTY — Farmers are struggling. The suicide rate among farmers is triple the national average. Over half of all farms in New York State operate at a loss, according to the most recent available data from the United States Department of Agriculture, …
  • ND commission grants funding to 7 ag-related projects 24 Feb 2020 23:53 BISMARCK — A state commission granted funding to seven North Dakota agriculture-related projects for research and development of new uses for North Dakota agricultural products. The state Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Products Utilization …
  • Climate policies are a ‘bit of a stretch’ for agriculture industry 24 Feb 2020 23:26
  • Purdue Women in Agriculture Offering Livestock Guardian Animals Webinar 24 Feb 2020 23:22 Throughout the year, the Purdue Women in Agriculture Team offers free educational webinars as an extension of the Women in Agriculture Conference. Livestock Guardian Animals have been used for thousands of years to protect animals from predators. Dogs? …
  • Baltimore County neighbors want restrictions on industrial hemp farming 24 Feb 2020 22:56 Besides the smell, several neighbors said they worry about the possible health effects of inhaling the fumes from hemp, a variety of the cannabis plant, but without the active ingredient of marijuana, that can be used in an array of commercial products, …
  • Jordan still at risk of locust infestation — ministry official 24 Feb 2020 22:47 AMMAN — A locust outbreak in the Kingdom is still possible in the coming period, according to Setan Al Sarhan, head of the plant protection directorate at the Agriculture Ministry. Swarms of locusts have spread to Al Qassim and Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, …
  • Will India’s Budget Help Turn Around Its Economy? 24 Feb 2020 22:45 India’s latest annual Union Budget for the fiscal year 2020-2021 that finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented on February 1 failed to recognize the gravity of the economic problems the country faces, according to experts from Penn and elsewhere. …
  • Ag Outlook Speakers Urge Industry to Brace for Extreme Weather Conditions 24 Feb 2020 21:51 Looking further ahead, Angel posted the Climate Science Special Report's most recent predictions for environmental conditions in the latter half of the 21st century, which include increased moisture in the winter and spring months and a continued rise …
  • Hawley writes Assembly Speaker asking for more money for county cooperative extensions 24 Feb 2020 21:40 Press release: Assemblyman Steve Hawley has written to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie requesting increased funding for County Cooperative Extension (CCE) Associations, which haven’t seen a funding increase in more than 20 years. CCEs are statewide …
  • Fat in whole milk misunderstood; new labels may help 24 Feb 2020 21:29 Do you know how much milkfat is in whole milk? That’s a question many consumers can’t answer correctly, the 97 Milk campaign found. When the Pennsylvania-based group informally surveyed consumers, they got answers ranging anywhere from 50 to 100% fat in …
  • US reopens door to Brazilian beef imports 24 Feb 2020 20:27 Feb 24, 2020 (MarketLine via COMTEX) -- The US has reportedly reopened its doors to imports of Brazilian beef after a more than two-year suspension. According to Reuters, Brazilian Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias said on Friday (21 February) that …
  • Negotiations Convene at FAO Headquarters 24 Feb 2020 20:05 Biodiversity, Civil Society, Climate Change, Conferences, Economy & Trade, Environment, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Gender, Global, Headlines, Indigenous Rights, Natural Resources, TerraViva United Nations Delegates gather at FAO headquarters to …
  • Ex-Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack named monitor on Purdue Pharma bankruptcy case 24 Feb 2020 19:52 Purdue Pharma LP has announced that Tom Vilsack, a former Iowa governor and secretary of agriculture during the Obama administration, was named monitor under the voluntary self-injunction approved for the Stamford-based company’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy case …
  • State's STEP program seeks proposals 24 Feb 2020 18:15 The California Department of Food and Agriculture is accepting proposals for the California State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) - a federally funded grant program of the U.S. Small Business Administration to increase exports activities among small …
  • Hemp processor bankruptcy leaves farmers hanging 24 Feb 2020 17:41 Hemp fiber processor Sunstrand officially declared bankruptcy in January. It’s no surprise to the farmers who grew for the Louisville, Ky., facility, says one such grower, Marty Mahan of Glenwood, Ind. Because hemp farming is limited to research purposes …
  • Turning research toward sustainable practices 24 Feb 2020 17:41 Farmers and ranchers are constantly changing their practices to succeed. The challenge of a changing climate and the pressures of an ag economy push agriculture to conserve natural resources to survive. To create a system that is both environmentally and …
  • Parasite management starts with genetics 24 Feb 2020 17:41 For sheep producers with flocks on pasture, controlling internal parasites can be expensive and time-consuming, but the cost of not controlling the parasites can be even greater, in reduced performance and death losses. While it won’t eliminate the need to …
  • What records say about climate trends in Indiana 24 Feb 2020 17:41 You can argue about the reasons behind climate change, but it’s hard to argue with facts. Indiana state climatologist Beth Hall presented facts when addressing the Indiana certified crop advisers. “Indiana is getting warmer, and Indiana is getting wetter,” …
  • Need for conservation early lesson for Doug McGraw 24 Feb 2020 17:41 Editor's note: This is the third story in a series about the 2019 Class of Kansas Master Farmers. The need for conservation and the importance of irrigation were both impressed on Doug McGraw from the time he first started driving the tractor to help …
  • Natural-air dry your soybeans, wheat, barley this spring 24 Feb 2020 17:41 Ken Hellevang, North Dakota State University Extension agricultural engineer, has the following recommendations for spring-time natural-air drying for soybeans, wheat and barley. Soybeans. Use an airflow rate of at least 1 cubic foot per minute per bushel …
  • Preparing for corn planting 2020 24 Feb 2020 17:41 Planting decisions are some of the most important decisions farmers make each year.  Many of these decisions started this past fall and winter while farmers sorted through seed selections. Planter maintenance and upgrades typically also occupy most of this …
  • Is the American dream dead? 24 Feb 2020 17:41 By Will Robinson Growing up on a family farm, I believed the farmer exemplified the "American dream." In my mind, the American dream is somewhat different for every individual, but holds common themes throughout. Historically, I think the …
  • Which cedar trees make the best fence posts? 24 Feb 2020 17:40 It is well-documented as the fastest-growing forest resource across the Great Plains, but eastern red cedar growing in pastures and rangeland often is considered a “weed” by farmers and ranchers. That’s why state forestry agencies in those regions have …
  • GreenStone offers Dairy Revenue Protection analyzer 24 Feb 2020 17:40 GreenStone Farm Credit Services is pleased to provide dairy producers with a new tool, designed for members who have signed a Dairy Revenue Protection application with its crop insurance team. The DRP analyzer is designed to help farmers track and forecast …
  • Dairy Farmers of America looks to expand in Northeast 24 Feb 2020 17:40 The purchase of Dean Foods assets by Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) would create a milk processing juggernaut in the Northeast. DFA announced earlier this month that it intended to buy a substantial portion of Dean’s assets and business, including 44 of …
  • Minnesota lawmakers make gain bin safety top priority 24 Feb 2020 17:40 Agriculture ranks among the most dangerous professions in the United States, and tragically in Minnesota, an alarming increase in deaths involving grain bins is leaving families and entire communities heartbroken and looking for answers. This is happening …
  • Farm Progress America, February 24, 2020 24 Feb 2020 17:39 Max Armstrong shares some insight on the Market Facilitation Program payments paid to farmers to counter the impact of the China trade conflict. Max notes that farmers would rather have the market working, and many analysts are skeptical of any further …
  • Morning Market Review for Feb. 24, 2020 24 Feb 2020 17:39 Commodities fall as estimated global output losses near $1 trillion due to coronavirus Corn down 3-4 cents Soybeans down 12-13 cents, soyoil down $0.82, soybean meal down $2.2 Wheat down 5-9 cents *Prices as of 6:55am CST. Corn: March futures shed $0.0375 …
  • Target spot: When does disease become a pest in cotton? 24 Feb 2020 17:39 "When is a disease a pest? When is it considered to be an epidemic causing yield loss?" asked Heather Kelly, at the National Conservation Systems Cotton and Rice Conference in late January in Memphis, Tenn. Kelly, Extension researcher in plant …
  • Chief negotiator understands doubt, believes China will come through 24 Feb 2020 17:39 Gregg Doud says China will purchase $80 billion in U.S. agricultural products over the next two years as agreed in the recent Phase-1 trade deal between the U.S. and China. The groundwork's been done; the processes in motion. Doud is the chief …
  • British, North American meat organizations collaborate 24 Feb 2020 17:39 The North American Meat Institute has signed a memorandum of understanding with the British Meat Processors Association to support and promote mutually beneficial regulations, standards and policies to enhance bilateral trade in meat and poultry products. …
  • Andrew Wargo III named Outstanding Conservationist 24 Feb 2020 17:39 Andrew Wargo III looked over the podium and with a wry smile said, “As you have undoubtedly figured out, my boss is surely telling the truth when he says I’ll do anything to get out of the office.” Wargo had just listened to Kevin Cochran, district …
  • Back to basics: Run farm decisions by the numbers 24 Feb 2020 17:39 On the farm, there’s quite a bit of data now available to us if we want it. Technology has come a long way in helping farmers get information and track just about anything, especially during planting and harvest. Today I’m not thinking about yields or …
  • Calif. has vacancies on citrus, hemp, cotton panels 24 Feb 2020 17:39 The California Department of Food and Agriculture seeks to fill seats on committees that advise the agency on handling crop pests and diseases and regulating industrial hemp. Industrial Hemp Advisory Board The CDFA Pest Exclusion Branch is announcing …
  • Weekly Grain Movement – Soybeans slump below estimates 24 Feb 2020 17:39 USDA turned in a mixed but mostly bearish set of grain export inspection data Monday morning for the week ending February 20. Corn continues to show the most promise for now, coming in at the high end of trade estimates. But wheat fell to the low end of …
  • Raven Industries to Showcase Autonomous Agriculture Technology at DOT® Demo Days 24 Feb 2020 17:36 DOT® will be holding two additional public Demo Days this spring. Held in partnership with the University of Arizona, the demos will occur on February 26 and March 25 at the University extension campus in Maricopa, Ariz. Details and registration …
  • India to be electricity-based economy eventually, says R K Singh 24 Feb 2020 17:18 NEW DELHI: Power Minister R K Singh on Monday said India will eventually be an electricity-based economy, as the nation is embarking on power usage for running vehicles and cooking food. "The entire power sector is going through change and this change …
  • Justice Wadyajena divides parliament? 24 Feb 2020 16:44 The 33 member Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate and rural resettlement is alleged to be divided on tribal, political and personal interest lines as it emerged that Gokwe Nembudziya MP Justice Wadyajena is using the …
  • National Education Center For Agriculture Safety Holds Grain Bin Entrapment Simulation 24 Feb 2020 15:53 PEOSTA, Iowa (KCRG) - Each year, about 20 people die after being trapped in a grain bin. That’s why dozens spent their Friday afternoon at the National Education Center for Agriculture Safety to learn about “Grain Bin Safety” week. Felling your feet drop …
  • India’s Orange Farmers Search for Sustainable Agriculture 24 Feb 2020 14:39 Asia-Pacific, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors' Choice, Environment, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Food Security and Nutrition, Food Sustainability, Headlines, Regional Categories, Sustainability, TerraViva United …
  • The 2020 bed push by the agriculture student association 24 Feb 2020 14:21 For some people, getting out of bed in the morning is hard enough, but these students are willing to push theirs from Saskatoon to Regina for the annual U of S agriculture student association bed push.
  • Sindh rejects ban on export of onions, says agriculture minister 24 Feb 2020 14:09 Sindh's Minister for Agriculture Ismail Rahoo on Monday said that the province has rejected the ban imposed by the federal government on the export of onions. The provincial minister said the ban was a policy against the farmers and labourers. He …
  • Reimagined agriculture a post-coal growth market 24 Feb 2020 13:41 Prime Minister Scott Morrison and minister Angus Taylor like to disparage the ALP climate crisis target because it isn't costed. We voters know the cost of the government’s lack of climate change policies. The conditions of the climate crisis caused …
  • Agriculture: Rice production hits all time high in Kano – Ganduje 24 Feb 2020 13:17 Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has disclosed that his administration boosts local rice production to 3 million tonnes a year to meet the people’s demands on rice consumption. Dr. Ganduje was speaking during the indigenous rice value-chain …
  • BRIEF-Shanghai Dasheng Agriculture Finance Technology Got Execution Ruling By Shanghai Court On CEFC Legal Proceedings 24 Feb 2020 13:06 Feb 24 (Reuters) - Shanghai Dasheng Agriculture Finance Technology Co Ltd: * GOT EXECUTION RULING BY SHANGHAI COURT ON CEFC LEGAL PROCEEDINGS & AUCTION OF NANTONG SHARES * UNDER RULING, SUCCESSFUL BIDDER ELIGIBLE TO INITIATE TRANSFER OF CO’S INTEREST …
  • Need to make agriculture more attractive: Venkaiah Naidu 24 Feb 2020 12:43
  • 4 Projects to Revolutionize the Food, Agriculture Practices in the Region 24 Feb 2020 12:02 Historically speaking, the Middle East was home to what is known as the Fertile Crescent, an area of fertile soil irrigated by big rivers such as the Nile, the Tigris, and the Euphrates. Because of the agricultural capabilities of this region, many …
  • Bihar has 1.24 crore primary agriculture cooperative societies, says Nitish Kumar 24 Feb 2020 11:33
  • Asia Pacific IoT in Agriculture Market Expected to Grow with a CAGR of 27.4% Over the Forecast Period, 2018-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com 24 Feb 2020 11:28 DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 24, 2020-- The "IoT in Agriculture - APAC Telco Growth Opportunities, 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The APAC Agriculture IoT market stood at $0.12 billion in 2018 and is …
  • Smart Agriculture Equipment Market 2020 Industry Size, Share, Company Profiles, Emerging Technologies, Trends, Industry Growth, Segments, Landscape and Demand by Forecast to 2026 24 Feb 2020 10:41 Feb 24, 2020 (The Expresswire) -- Smart Agriculture Equipment Market Global Research Report 2020 is a comprehensive business study on the current state of industry which analyses innovative strategies for business growth and describes important factors …
  • For Jamaica Day, Aabuthnott Gallimore taps into agriculture 24 Feb 2020 07:15 Aabuthmott Gallimore High School, located in the farm-friendly area of Alexandria, St Ann, used the annual Jamaica Day celebrations on Friday to further develop its excellent agriculture programme at the school. English language teacher at the school, …
  • Al Subaie meets French Minister of Agriculture 24 Feb 2020 06:56  24 Feb 2020 - 9:20 The Minister of Municipality and Environment, H E Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Subaie, and France’s Minister of Agriculture and Food, H E Didier Guillaume, with their accompanying delegation during a discussion on the sidelines …
  • Safety aspects of indoor farming signal a change in agriculture 24 Feb 2020 05:52 An indoor agricultural evolution is in the making. That’s how some people see the surge of interest in growing leafy greens in greenhouses. No doubt about it, this approach to farming has increased dramatically in every corner of the country, even the …
  • ‘Grow Food’ promises expansion of sustainable local agriculture 24 Feb 2020 01:47 NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – The organic food growing organization called “Grow Food Northampton” is under new management that promises to expand its mission of sustainable local Agriculture. Grow Food Northampton’s new executive director is former city …
  • What is the USDA really signaling? 24 Feb 2020 01:46 Chris Barron and Duane Lowry discuss the latest barrage of USDA projections and their clear effort to point out that Phase One was NOT part of any of these projections. What is the purpose of this clear disclaimer? Could USDA's latest 20/21 soy …
  • Trump’s trade aid tweet raises alarms 24 Feb 2020 01:46 U.S. Department of Agriculture officials seemed to be caught off guard after President Trump tweeted Friday that the federal government would use tariff revenues to aid farmers if completed trade deals don’t bear fruit. IF OUR FORMALLY TARGETED FARMERS …
  • Rouhani Names Khavazi as Agriculture Minister 24 Feb 2020 00:19
  • SA agriculture reports record year 23 Feb 2020 23:33 South Australia's agriculture sector has recorded new profit levels in wool, forestry, horticulture and wine, despite the challenges of fire and drought. The state's primary industry has generated $15.2 billion in revenue over the 2018-2019 …
  • Regenerative agriculture study launched 23 Feb 2020 22:11 Beef + Lamb NZ is undertaking a global study into regenerative agriculture. The purpose was to understand its similarities and differences to New Zealand farming practices, the opportunities it might present for farmers. Regenerative agriculture is an …
  • Lagos inaugurates Farmers’ Market, restates commitment to grow agriculture 23 Feb 2020 17:33 Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has asserted that the State is committed to optimally harness its comparative and competitive advantage in Agriculture in order to grow the State GDP, support the establishment and growth of small scale industries …
  • Iran to attend Qatar’s int’l agriculture exhibit 23 Feb 2020 16:29 The exhibit, which will run at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC), is a forefront in providing a full-fledged platform for local and international agriculture stakeholders to exchange expertise, discover trends and developments, and seize …
  • Some weather events 'impossible to plan for' - Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor 23 Feb 2020 11:59 Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor is confident Northland farmers and growers will survive a record-breaking drought. Photo: RNZ / Dom Thomas After drought conditions were announced yesterday, the government said $80,000 would be spent in relief …
  • Renewed call for easier trade in agriculture welcomed in NZ 23 Feb 2020 11:59 A veteran trade lobby group emerged from hibernation in Switzerland last week to renew the call for easier trade in agriculture. Photo: 123RF The 19-nation Cairns Group made its plea after ministers met on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos …
  • Food and Agriculture Workshops featured at the 2020 Black Expo, Sacramento State 23 Feb 2020 03:01 California State University, Sacramento continues to provide innovative leadership toward expanding essential educational conversations and business opportunity. Our California Black Agriculture Working Group remains steadfast in helping provide tangible …
  • ‘RPC agriculture university has made important innovations in last 4 years’ 22 Feb 2020 23:16
  • Paris Agriculture Fair: Where cows, pigs and politicians strut their stuff 22 Feb 2020 20:55 It’s the event of the year for animal-lovers in Paris and for farmers from all over France. The Paris Agriculture Fair (Salon International de l’Agriculture) opened to the public on Saturday, to showcase cows, goats, pigs, chickens and… France’s leading …
  • Spread ‘Em: One grain marketing strategy for 2020 22 Feb 2020 19:58 We anticipate there will still be shocks to the system on old crop stocks, likely to come from lower than normal efficiency in ethanol production and more demand for feed. As we progress into spring, the focus will shift toward potential new crop …
  • Illumitex Pivots to a Pure-Play AgTech FarmVisionAI™ Company 22 Feb 2020 19:03 Illumitex terminates LED lighting operations to accelerate FarmVisionAI™, a computer-vision artificial-intelligence platform uniquely enabling the digital transformation of indoor farming PRESS RELEASE – Illumitex, the digital horticulture company, is …
  • This Week in Agribusiness, Feb. 22, 2020 22 Feb 2020 13:30 Part 1 Patrick Haggerty reports from the USDA Ag Outlook Forum, where Robert Johannson, USDA chief economist, shared a price outlook for commodities, among other things. Greg Grow, Archer Financial Services, joins Max and Orion on the desk to talk about …
  • Department of Agriculture offers milk processors new labeling advice 22 Feb 2020 13:19 Harrisburg — Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding announced that Pennsylvania milk processors could seize an opportunity to rebrand whole milk, thanks to flexibility in federal milk labeling requirements. At the request of the industry, the Bureau of Food …
  • An agriculture revolution: the farms of the future 22 Feb 2020 12:51 Issued on: 21/02/2020 - 18:04Modified: 22/02/2020 - 13:09 As the annual Paris Agriculture Fair gets under way, we tell you more about the farms of the future – whether they're in containers in urban areas or at the bottom of the sea.  …
  • The last of the three-piece-suit cowboys 22 Feb 2020 11:56 This business of farming can be a solitary one. You’re often alone, thinking, driving a truck or tractor, making decisions, worrying about markets, or weather – you know the drill. Despite that solitude there are also moments of true joy and inspiration …
  • Maccray FFA 22 Feb 2020 11:56 The Clara City, Minn., area Maccray FFA chapter has an active ag history featuring crops and livestock. The school has test plots, greenhouse and wildlife area. Member Keyanna Niesen talks about wildlife restoration at their school. The weekly FFA Chapter …
  • Investing in Aussie agriculture makes sense to foreigners 22 Feb 2020 06:07 OPINION It has been one of the most unpredictable starts we've had to any year, with drought, bushfires and coronavirus altering the business plans of many in the agriculture sector. But Australian agribusiness is known for its resilience, and will …
  • “Account For Command Agriculture Money Before Extending Begging Bowl”: Biti Tells Govt 22 Feb 2020 03:39
  • Grain gains erode on Friday 22 Feb 2020 03:13 Missed some market news this week? We've got you covered. Bryce Knorr has information on ARC county payments, Jacqueline Holland has information from the Ag Outlook Conference and Ben Potter has the latest market reports. Ag marketing IQ Marketing is a …
  • Trump and Newsom deliver on water promises 22 Feb 2020 03:12 Those words California Gov. Newsom uttered recently giving farmers a glimmer of hope that he was going to be pragmatic over irrigation water – never mind. To Newsom's credit, he's perhaps been to the San Joaquin Valley and visited with farmers more …
  • Pa. Sec. of Agriculture on WNPV 22 Feb 2020 02:51 Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture, Russell Redding, was a guest with Darryl Berger on Comment please By Univest Thursday to discuss the importance of agriculture businesses in the Commonwealth. Click below to listen to interview.  
  • Agriculture Secretary Perdue says no farm bailout, Trump says FARM BAILOUT 22 Feb 2020 02:47 Last month, Perdue said that Phase 1 of the China trade deal was set to kick in and that would mean more purchases of U.S. agricultural products by China soon. Thus, there would be no need for another round of aid to farmers. "If China is going to …
  • Department of Agriculture Annual Review and Planning Meeting 22 Feb 2020 02:29 The Department of Agriculture will be hosting its Annual Review and Planning Meeting on Tuesday 25th February,2020 at the Marriott Hotel starting at 9:00 am, under the theme ” Creating Partnership and Linkages for Sustainable Agriculture”. In this light we …
  • Hong Kong Shares May Extend Losing Streak 25 Feb 2020 01:45 The Hong Kong stock market has moved lower in three straight sessions, sinking almost 850 points or 3.1 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just above the 26,820-point plateau and it's predicted to see continued consolidation again on …
  • Professionals learn how to build up trust 25 Feb 2020 01:43 YOUNG professionals in primary industries were given the opportunity to practice creating trust in agriculture with external audiences as part of a training workshop held in Perth recently. As part of the workshop, 22 participants from various primary …
  • Alberta Appeal Court sides with province, rules federal carbon tax ... 25 Feb 2020 01:19 EDMONTON — The Alberta Court of Appeal gave opponents of the federal carbon tax their first win on Monday when it ruled that the levy is unconstitutional. In a 4-1 decision, the Appeal Court said the legislation that brought in the tax erodes provincial …
  • China's CMC Capital raises over $950 mln in its biggest private equity fund 25 Feb 2020 01:12 BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese private equity fund CMC Capital Group said it raised over $950 million in its biggest private equity fund to date, bolstering its ability to cut deals in the world’s second-largest economy. CMC Capital Partners III …
  • A new all-vegan cheese and dessert bar is now open in Birmingham 25 Feb 2020 01:10 Vegans with a sweet tooth, rejoice: we now have a neighborhood all-vegan cheese and dessert bar. Planthropie opened its doors at 135 Pierce St. on Saturday to provide its decadent offerings to those with specific dietary restrictions. Vegans and those with …
  • New Zealand's game developers exporting photons, not atoms 25 Feb 2020 01:04 New Zealand interactive game developers earned $203.4 million dollars during the 2019 financial year – double the $99.9m earned only two years earlier in 2017. The success comes from targeting audiences around the world and 96% of the industry’s earnings …
  • Howdy Modi! Trump cements ties with India on historic visit 25 Feb 2020 01:03 Donald Trump was cheered by more than 100,000 Indians at the opening of the world’s biggest cricket stadium yesterday, promising “an incredible trade deal†and “the most feared military equipment on the planet†at his biggest rally abroad. Indians …
  • Trump hails Modi at huge India rally 25 Feb 2020 00:52 AHMEDABAD, India: US President Donald Trump got a rapturous and romantic welcome to India yesterday, addressing a huge rally and holding hands with his wife at the Taj Mahal, in a maiden official visit big on photo opportunities but short on concrete …
  • Milk and juice are not as needed as you might think 25 Feb 2020 00:51 In truth, there’s not much of a health case to drink any beverage other than water after the age of 2 — despite the marketing and advertising you might have seen on the benefits of things like dairy milk, plant-based milks, juices and more. All other …
  • Mercer Group Acquisition Bears Fruit In Interim Report Results 25 Feb 2020 00:30 Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 12:18 pm Press Release: Mercer Christchurch-based Mercer Group Limited (MGL) is reaping the rewards of its most recent acquisition, with the company’s revenue up by 55% and net profit up 176%. The company released its interim …
  • County teams with agribusiness group to teach, help farmers 25 Feb 2020 00:21 ALBANY COUNTY — Farmers are struggling. The suicide rate among farmers is triple the national average. Over half of all farms in New York State operate at a loss, according to the most recent available data from the United States Department of Agriculture, …
  • Buffett sees economy slowing as coronavirus spreads 25 Feb 2020 00:19 February 24, 2020 / 4:20 PM / AP Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says the outbreak of coronavirus disease in China has slowed economic growth and sparked stock market losses in recent sessions, but he remains confident in the long-term future …
  • Bernie vs. ‘Richie Rich’: The 2006 Race That Prepared Sanders for Bloomberg 25 Feb 2020 00:19 For months, the wealthy businessman flooded the airwaves with gauzy ads painting himself as an experienced executive who could deliver real change to Washington, D.C. Only then did he train his fire on Bernie Sanders, denouncing the veteran congressman’s “ …
  • Donald Trump India visit: On table for today, several pacts and talks on a future trade deal 25 Feb 2020 00:05 Ahmedabad | Published: February 25, 2020 4:55:35 am US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Ahmedabad airport on Monday. (Photo: PIB) When US President Donald Trump meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Tuesday, an …
  • ND commission grants funding to 7 ag-related projects 24 Feb 2020 23:53 BISMARCK — A state commission granted funding to seven North Dakota agriculture-related projects for research and development of new uses for North Dakota agricultural products. The state Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Products Utilization …
  • MDX TRAFFIC ADVISORY Sunday, February 23 through Sunday, March 1, 2020 24 Feb 2020 23:43 SR 836/Dolphin Expressway­­­ Note: SR 836 is being reconstructed to add a new lane in the most congested areas and to make room for future express bus service. Drivers should look for guidance and detour signage along their routes. To learn more about …
  • Northland news in brief: Ruakākā scrub fire, Whananaki victims named and Northland Lotto winners 24 Feb 2020 23:41 Three helicopters were brought in to help contain a large scrub fire that started in sand dunes behind the Ruakākā Camp Ground. Emergency services were called about 1.30pm yesterday and six appliances from Ruakākā, Waipū, Marsden Pt and Mangawhai responded …
  • Mediterranean Diet Tied to Gut Diversity and Healthier Aging 24 Feb 2020 23:03 Eating a Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) for just 1 year improved diversity in the gut microbiome of elderly participants and was associated with reduced frailty and better health, according to the results of a randomized multicenter study published online …
  • Justice Department Requires Divestiture in Order for Liqui-Box to Proceed With Acquisition of Plastics Division of DS Smith 24 Feb 2020 23:00 Washington, DC - The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that it is requiring Olympus Growth Fund VI L.P. (Olympus Fund VI), its portfolio company Liqui-Box Inc. (Liqui-Box), and DS Smith plc (DS Smith) to divest all of DS Smith’s dairy, post-mix, …
  • Get over a phlegmy cough—with zinc 24 Feb 2020 22:59 Unilab head of research and development Joyce Santos, Dr. Gwen Agra and Solmux Advance brand manager Leevan Fong When it comes to getting over a phlegmy cough, zinc isn’t exactly the first nutrient that comes to mind compared to the more popular vitamin C. …
  • Stroke risk and food – large European study says what to eat and what to avoid 24 Feb 2020 22:51 In one of the most extensive studies, researchers have found the connection between different types of food and types of stroke risk. The study titled, “The associations of major foods and fiber with risks of ischaemic and hemorrhagic stroke: a prospective …
  • Trump’s ‘America First’ quest meets its match in India 24 Feb 2020 22:50 “We may make a tremendous deal there, or maybe we’ll slow it down. We’ll do it after the election. I think that could happen too,” Trump said at a Thursday rally. “But we’re only making deals if they’re good deals, because we’re putting America first.” A …
  • The United States of Anxiety 24 Feb 2020 22:50 There is one thing I’ll miss about Iowa: the people. Iowans take mighty seriously their charge of vetting potential leaders of the free world. In fact, you could argue they take it too seriously: It’s not uncommon to encounter a caucusgoer who has seen …
  • A walk surrounded by stillness, silence at Tifft Nature Preserve 24 Feb 2020 22:48 Winter hikes can be like walking through a Charles Burchfield painting. Black, brown and white, with various shades of gray. And shadows, of course the shadows. Occasionally bright red streaks through the landscape. A cardinal, or maybe a hairy or downy …
  • Kelly Ripa still swears by the alkaline diet after 5 years, but experts say there's no evidence it works INSIDER 24 Feb 2020 22:38 Host Kelly Ripa attends the 12th annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute at the American Museum of Natural History on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, in New York.Evan Agostini/Invision/AP Kelly Ripa recently revealed she has been on the alkaline diet, a plant …
  • New Delhi rocked by violence as Trump visits Taj Mahal 24 Feb 2020 22:30 As Donald Trump was being hosted by Indian PM Narendra Modi in western India on Monday, Hindu nationalist and communist groups held pro- and anti-US demonstrations in the capital. One police officer was killed in the violence and at least 11 other officers …
  • Trump praises Modi and declares at rally, ‘America loves India’ 24 Feb 2020 22:20 The Trumps then flew to the Taj Mahal for a pre-sunset tour before heading to Delhi ahead of the main talks on Tuesday. Behind the warm words between the two leaders lies a fraught relationship as Trump’s “America First” drive collides with Modi’s “Make in …
  • Bill Turnbull is 'buzzing' to be back with Susanna Reid on Good Morning Britain 24 Feb 2020 22:16 Bill Turnbull was “buzzing” to be back on live breakfast TV and says he feels good “80% of the time” despite having prostate cancer. The much-loved 64-year-old presenter was reunited with former BBC Breakfast co-host Susanna Reid on Good Morning Britain …
  • Exploited female cocoa farm workers are paid just 23p a day 24 Feb 2020 22:15 Women workers who toil on cocoa farms used by the chocolate industry are being paid just 23p a day - 3p less than the cost of a 26p Freddo bar, a report has revealed. Men receive three times more at 75p a day for harvesting the key ingredient for Britain’s …
  • Cadbury owners to launch milk-free Dairy Milk for vegans 24 Feb 2020 22:10 The owners of one of the UK's most cherished chocolate brands Cadbury are developing a milk-free Dairy Milk bar. Mondelez wants to create a plant-based alternative amid a growing demand for vegan options. The company is said to have been searching for …
  • Tricks proven to supercharge weight loss 24 Feb 2020 21:57 When it comes to weight loss, we all know it’s the big things like moving more and eating less that will get results. But add these micro-changes to the mix and you’ll be surprised at the results. As we hurtle towards the end of February, it’s a good time …
  • Dying Of Flu, College Student Used Cellphone To Call 911. He Died When Police Couldn’t Find His Location. 24 Feb 2020 21:54 Location technology is "kind of a coin toss." The FCC has given carriers until 2021 to make sure transmission locations are within 50 yards 80% of the time. Public health news is on USPS work-related injuries, a biomedical research contest, …
  • 'Build the next McDonald's': Australian Mexican chain takes on US 24 Feb 2020 21:52 When Steven Marks moved to Australia from the United States he was appalled by the Mexican food on offer. "I literally went to every single Mexican restaurant in Australia and they sucked, they were horrible," the born and bred New Yorker says. …
  • Is a vegan diet really as healthy as we think? 24 Feb 2020 21:42 Is it possible the world's fastest growing consumer trend could actually damage, not improve, your health? No one disputes that eating more fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and nuts is good for us and reduces the risk of chronic diseases. But …
  • HP Hood to be awarded Economic Development Partner of the Year at GCEDC annual meeting 24 Feb 2020 21:39 Press release: The Genesee County Economic Development Center (GCEDC) has announced that HP Hood will receive the Economic Development Partner of the Year award at the agency’s annual business meeting on Friday, March 6 at Batavia Downs. Approximately 250 …
  • FFAer recalls national convention 24 Feb 2020 21:39 In late October along with my classmates Jillian Finucane, Kailey Brault, Emme Damm, Sophia Hale, Rhianna O’Toole, Madalyn Quint, Danialle Janutolo, and Charles Czaplewski, along with our advisors Kristen Kvalheim and Jennifer Herman, I attended the …
  • Eating cheese, yoghurt and milk can cut the risk of suffering a stroke 24 Feb 2020 21:34 A major study of more than 400,000 people suggested that consuming more milk, cheese and yogurt can cut the risk of the most common type of stroke, dailymail.co.uk reported. For every extra glass of milk those studied drank a day, the risk of an ischemic …
  • EM Review- Spread of Coronavirus Beyond China Sapped Risk Taking 24 Feb 2020 21:33 (Bloomberg) -- Emerging-market currencies had their worst week since August last week and stocks fell on mounting evidence that the coronavirus outbreak is taking a toll on corporate earnings and the global economy. The dollar surged and most developing- …
  • Shake Shack stock down more than 9% after Q4 loss, sales miss 24 Feb 2020 21:33 Shares of Shake Shack Inc. fell more than 9% in the extended session Monday after the burger chain posted a quarterly loss and sales that missed expectations, saying it faced "food and labor headwinds." Shake Shack lost $2.1 million, or 6 cents a …
  • Floxed: My son's journey to cope with the serious side effects of a common antibiotic 24 Feb 2020 21:29 I didn’t. I thought they were fine. The more powerful, the better. That’s what I thought. Eight months ago, my son, Jonah, at the age of 24, found out the hard way how wrong I was. He got “floxed” after going to a local seven-day clinic and getting …
  • Fat in whole milk misunderstood; new labels may help 24 Feb 2020 21:29 Do you know how much milkfat is in whole milk? That’s a question many consumers can’t answer correctly, the 97 Milk campaign found. When the Pennsylvania-based group informally surveyed consumers, they got answers ranging anywhere from 50 to 100% fat in …
  • Vegan version of Cadbury chocolate reportedly in works 24 Feb 2020 21:14 By Kate Gibson February 24, 2020 / 2:16 PM / MoneyWatch Cadbury may have to come up with a new name for its classic Dairy Milk chocolate bars, at least when it comes to a vegan version made without milk or other dairy products.  U.K.-based Cadbury …
  • Devil’s Rock spurs food, drink innovations 24 Feb 2020 21:13 Ben Fair, owner of the Tap That Bar & Kitchen, and Lace Laframboise from Thornloe Cheese have capitalized on the Devil's Rock notoriety with food and drink offerings. Bill Steer Photo     Through food and drink, community businesses are dispelling …
  • What’s dead, what’s likely to become law in Wisconsin 24 Feb 2020 21:10 Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos speaks to reporters in the Assembly chamber ahead of their final day in session on Thursday in Madison. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer) By SCOTT BAUER Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Legislature is …
  • Farm Livin’ Is the Life for Me, <em>Ja?</em> Rem Koolhaas Tries Out Country Life 24 Feb 2020 21:08 Wide-eyed urbanites at the Guggenheim. Photo: Laurian Ghinitoiu/Courtesy AMO A museum-quality bale of hay dangles from the ceiling of the Guggenheim rotunda. Out front, a giant tractor watches over Fifth Avenue. In the galleries, a cutout of Stalin on …
  • 15% Of Kiwis Are Now Mostly Or Always Meat-free 24 Feb 2020 21:06 Press Release – NZ Vegetarian Society The NZ Vegetarian Society is welcoming news that more Kiwis are ditching meat in favour of plant-based diets. According to Colmar Brunton’s Better Futures: 2020 report, 15% of New Zealanders aged 18 and over are now …
  • Know your loaf - 12 of the best bakeries in Norfolk 24 Feb 2020 19:53 PUBLISHED: 19:00 24 February 2020 Charlotte Smith-Jarvis General Manager Isabel Brentnall on the new Bread Source stall in Norwich Market. picture: Ella Wilkinson Archant From north to south, east to west, use our handy map to find amazing sourdough loaves …
  • Is cheese France's hard limit when it comes to veganism? 24 Feb 2020 19:50 People are struggling to keep up with new year resolutions to cut meat and dairy from their diets, new research has found. Despite record numbers of participants in this year’s Veganuary challenge to go vegan for 31 days, with more than 400,000 sign ups …
  • Violence hits Indian capital ahead of Trump visit 24 Feb 2020 19:18 Hindu nationalist and communist groups have staged pro and anti-US street demonstrations in the Indian capital, as Donald Trump was being feted by prime minister Narendra Modi in the western city of city of Ahmedabad. One police officer was killed in the …
  • The larger-than-life celebrity set to dominate reality TV show that swaps heels for squeals 24 Feb 2020 19:03 Slapstick and pratfalls were guaranteed when six Welsh celebrities swapped high heels for wellies in a televised “Olympigs”. The sextet of stars were among the latest of crop of contestants in S4C’s popular farming challenge show, Fferm Ffactor. As well as …
  • Charlebois: Dairy industry facing its 11th hour problem 24 Feb 2020 18:58 New alternatives to cow's milk are being introduced and becoming popular faster than ever. LOREN ELLIOTT / REUTERS There’s been a lot of talk recently about meat alternatives, but dairy alternatives are also becoming more popular. And when it comes …
  • Pheasant Farm property designated as protected farmland 24 Feb 2020 18:55 LISBON — When Ken Sigfridson originally bought the Pheasant Farm property, atop the Lisbon and Canterbury town line, he was looking to set up a gravel mine. Now, he‘s looking to keeping the property as farmland for his grandchildren. “Hard to tell what the …
  • Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape at New York trial 24 Feb 2020 18:36 Harvey Weinstein, the fallen titan of Hollywood whose sexual abuse of aspiring young female actors sparked the #MeToo movement, has finally been brought to justice after a New York jury found him guilty. The jury of seven men and five women at the New York …
  • FFA chapter tends a classic North-South FFA exchange 24 Feb 2020 18:35 And then every November, a group of FFAers from Litchfield travels to the Hartford/Dothan area to attend the National Peanut Festival — a multi-state event kind of like a state fair. The cultural/agricultural exchange has been going on for 49 years …
  • Deal or No Deal: Will India's Economy Stand to Prosper From Trump's Visit? 24 Feb 2020 18:26 US President Donald Trump's two-day visit to India has been widely anticipated as a great chance for the two countries to restore their trade relations after years of deepening tensions, especially after the promise made by Trump to seal "a great …
  • PP: 7 000 pages of supplementary evidence submitted – Natasha Mazzone 24 Feb 2020 18:13 DA submits 7000 pages of supplementary evidence to strengthen our case against Public Protector 21 February 2020 The Democratic Alliance (DA) has today submitted over 7000 pages of supplementary evidence to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Thandi …
  • USDA Projects U.S. Farmers to Harvest Largest Corn Crop Ever in 2020 24 Feb 2020 17:45 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. farmers will harvest their largest corn crop ever this year, fueled by the largest plantings in seven years, growing so much corn that carry-over stocks will be the biggest since 1988, projected the USDA on Friday. The soybean crop …
  • Need for conservation early lesson for Doug McGraw 24 Feb 2020 17:41 Editor's note: This is the third story in a series about the 2019 Class of Kansas Master Farmers. The need for conservation and the importance of irrigation were both impressed on Doug McGraw from the time he first started driving the tractor to help …
  • GreenStone offers Dairy Revenue Protection analyzer 24 Feb 2020 17:40 GreenStone Farm Credit Services is pleased to provide dairy producers with a new tool, designed for members who have signed a Dairy Revenue Protection application with its crop insurance team. The DRP analyzer is designed to help farmers track and forecast …
  • Dairy Farmers of America looks to expand in Northeast 24 Feb 2020 17:40 The purchase of Dean Foods assets by Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) would create a milk processing juggernaut in the Northeast. DFA announced earlier this month that it intended to buy a substantial portion of Dean’s assets and business, including 44 of …
  • Coronavirus adds to dismal market outlook 24 Feb 2020 17:35 Nissan has had to halt production at one of their factories in Japan because their supply of components from China has dried up. Photo by Shutterstock. Call him a pessimist if you will, but the Punter can see no solid reason why the stock market should be …
  • Bristol Historical Society seeks images for June program 24 Feb 2020 17:34 A multi-media presentation, “Bristol /Forestville Recycled: Then and Now,” will be held on Thursday, June 18 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, June 20 at 1 p.m. as part of the Third Thursday Programs at the Bristol Historical Society. “It will feature past …
  • Prince William and Kate Introduced Their Kids to a New Farm Activity in Norfolk 24 Feb 2020 17:24 Prince William and Kate took their children lambing during their recent family holiday. Ben Birchall - WPA Pool/ Getty Images The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took time off from their royal duties last week, as they spent time with their children at …
  • Are we really eating less meat? Maybe, but it's not for the reason you think 24 Feb 2020 17:23 Part two of Are We Really …?, a three-part reality check on whether we’re living better. Part one asked whether we’re really exercising enough to sustain an explosion of new gyms. If you want to know the meat-eating habits of an entire population, you need …
  • Buffett: Bank Shares 'Very Attractive' as Stocks Better Than Bonds 24 Feb 2020 17:15 Warren Buffett called out bank stocks as one of his favorite equity holdings in the U.S. market. “I feel very good about the banks we own. They’re very attractive compared to most other securities I see,” Buffett told CNBC. Banks are some of the largest …
  • Trump sure of ‘fantastic’ deal, but after ‘tough negotiations’ 24 Feb 2020 17:15 US President Donald Trump on Monday exuded confidence about striking a “fantastic deal” with India on the trade front, but also expressed concern over the “tough negotiations”. At the very start of his address at the Motera cricket stadium in Ahmedabad, …
  • India-US to sign defence, energy pacts 24 Feb 2020 17:15 India and the US are set to sign bilateral agreements mostly in the defence and energy sectors on the second day of US President Donald Trump’s India visit but trade, too, may stay in focus despite no deal in the offing. US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross …
  • LEARN HOW TO BUILD THE PERFECT PEN FOR GOATS 24 Feb 2020 17:11 Housing contributes significantly to ensuring a farmer gets the best out of their investment in dairy goat farming. Goats need protection from the cold and rain, with wind blocks to escape from chilling drafts. Provision of a simple shed with low-cost …
  • 'America loves India': Trump and Modi hail India-US ties 24 Feb 2020 17:05 US President Donald Trump has addressed a huge rally at a mega cricket stadium on his maiden official visit to India that is big on photo opportunities but likely short on substance. Trade tensions have grown between the United States and India, the world…
  • Trump offers India ‘most feared military equipment’ on planet 24 Feb 2020 17:04 US president Donald Trump called for India to strengthen its strategic ties with America at a massive rally to kick off a two-day visit to the south Asian country, against the backdrop of growing frictions with New Delhi over trade protectionism. India …
  • Different foods linked to different types of stroke, study finds 24 Feb 2020 17:03 Different types of food are linked to risks of different types of stroke, according to the largest study to investigate this, published in the European Heart Journal today (Monday). Until now, most studies have looked at the association between food and …
  • Support for farming announced 24 Feb 2020 16:54 Senator Lyndon Farnham said providing assistance to the rural economy would in turn allow employers to move towards paying staff a living wage. Jersey Farmers’ Union president Peter Le Maistre has previously spoken in favour of embracing new technology. In …
  • Victory Hemp Foods Selected as World Champion for Inaugural Hemp Innovation Challenge™ at World Ag Expo® 24 Feb 2020 16:16 LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - Kentucky based Victory Hemp Foods is pleased to announce it won the first Hemp Innovation Challenge™ on February 12 at the World Ag Expo® held in Tulare, California. The World Ag Expo® is one of the largest …
  • President Trump and wife Melania addressed 110,000 Indians in Ahmedabad 24 Feb 2020 16:14 On a whirlwind visit to India with Melania, Donald Trump has drawn the biggest crowd of his political career at a “Namaste, Trump” event in a packed stadium. He was at the world’s largest cricket stadium in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state, …
  • Jim Krumel: ‘Got Milk?’ a sign of past for dairy farmer 24 Feb 2020 14:13 When you’re heading south on state Route 117 toward Indian Lake, it is hard to miss the big “Got Milk?” sign. It is planted on Roger Sanders’ farm, shortly after you cross the Allen-Auglaize County border. It’s been there for years. Today, it’s a sign of …
  • Feed supplement for dairy cows cuts enteric methane emissions by 25% 24 Feb 2020 13:10 The addition of 3-Nitrooxypropanol to the feed of dairy cows reduced their enteric methane emissions by about 25% in a recently published study—one in a series of Penn State studies of the investigational substance in the United States—which might be an …
  • Eating dairy can cut the risk of suffering a stroke by up to ten per cent, new research suggests 24 Feb 2020 12:54 Eating cheese, yoghurt and milk can cut the risk of suffering a stroke by up to ten per cent, new research suggests Research suggests consuming more dairy products cuts stroke risk in later life Study shows 200g of fruit and vegetables a day cut ischaemic …
  • Chocolate company bosses are planning to launch vegan-friendly version of classic Dairy Milk bar 24 Feb 2020 12:53 But what will it be called? Cadbury owners are planning to launch VEGAN version of Dairy Milk chocolate bar Mondelez has apparently been testing a recipe for a milk-free bar for two years  Chocolate maker planned to launch product last month to tie in with …
  • BRIEF-Avivagen Announces Positive Results From New Zealand Oxc-Beta Livestock Dairy Trial For Use Against Sub-Clinical Mastitis 24 Feb 2020 12:36 Feb 24 (Reuters) - Avivagen Inc: * AVIVAGEN ANNOUNCES POSITIVE RESULTS FROM NEW ZEALAND OXC-BETA™ LIVESTOCK DAIRY TRIAL FOR USE AGAINST SUB-CLINICAL MASTITIS * AVIVAGEN INC - POSITIVE AND STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT RESULTS FROM ITS RECENTLY COMPLETED NEW …
  • Dairy market intervention on the table 24 Feb 2020 07:50 THE potential introduction of an independent market operator (IMO) for the Western Australian dairy industry to set and oversee a minimum farmgate milk price may be put to dairy farmers and milk processors. Agriculture and Food Minister Alannah MacTiernan …
  • FFAers learn at World Dairy Expo 24 Feb 2020 00:18 This year at World Dairy Expo in Madison the Sun Prairie FFA chapter was given a great opportunity to learn about all things dairy and farming. A group of students spent some of their time scooping ice cream with GEA to raise money for our FFA chapter. …
  • Oasis Camel Dairy Open Farm, Mariachi Music and Folkloric Dance 23 Feb 2020 20:08 Thirty-four acres of dromedary camel farm east of Ramona, open for camel treat feeding and petting, camel rides, sheep petting, and live performing bird and animal shows. The gift store offers moisturizing camel milk skin care products, camel milk …
  • Cadbury working on Dairy Milk bar without any milk to cater for vegans 23 Feb 2020 19:40 The owner of Cadbury is working on a milk-free Dairy Milk bar. Mondelez is developing a plant-based alternative amid soaring demand for vegan options. The group is understood to have been testing the recipe for milk-free chocolate for about two years. …
  • Dairy prices fall as coronavirus outbreak takes toll on trade 23 Feb 2020 11:59 Dairy prices have fallen again in the latest global dairy auction, as the coronavirus outbreak takes its toll on trade. Wholemilk powder prices fell by 2.6 percent, to its lowest in six months. Photo: 123rf The average price at the overnight auction fell …
  • Dairy NZ says flooding causing a dire situation for farmers 23 Feb 2020 11:59 More than 100 Southland farms have been seriously impacted by flooding. The Mataura river flooding around Wyndham. Photo: RNZ / Katie Todd Dairy NZ's South Island manager said many of the farms are in a dire situation either underwater or cut off …
  • Fonterra to stop using coal at Te Awamutu dairy plant 23 Feb 2020 11:59 Fonterra will stop using coal to fuel the milk processing boiler at its Te Awamutu dairy plant next season. Fonterra tanker (file photo). Photo: RNZ / Rebekah Parsons-King The site uses a combination of fuels to process milk, including coal. Following …
  • Big fall in dairy prices in global auction 23 Feb 2020 11:58 Dairy prices fell 5.1 percent in the overnight global auction in the first significant fall since August. Photo: RNZ / Carol Stiles Prices dropped to $US33302 a tonne. Whole milk powder, a key indicator of farm incomes, dropped 6.7 percent. Skim milk …
  • Dairy prices rise in latest auction 23 Feb 2020 11:58 Prices have risen in the global dairy auction overnight. Photo: RNZ / Susan Murray The average price at the overnight auction rose 1.7 percent to $US3434 a tonne. It follows the 2.8 percent gain in the previous auction a couple of weeks ago. Most of …
  • Wisconsin's dairy farmers see bleak future for 'America's Dairyland' 23 Feb 2020 09:20 The Goodman family has been milking cows in Wisconsin since 1889. Jim Goodman is the last of his line. The 66-year-old farmer has sold his herd and the land where they grazed. His children have chosen other careers. “One of our old neighbors used to say …
  • New chapter for Maldon dairy linked to author 23 Feb 2020 00:10 Vendors Kieran and Karen Moy at the Maldon home they sold. A Maldon property with ties to acclaimed novel Romulus, My Father has sold for $570,000 after an eight-month campaign. The property at 36 Parkins Reef Rd features a historic dairy with farming …
  • Cadbury owner Mondelēz trials new plant-based Dairy Milk chocolate 22 Feb 2020 23:19 Cadbury owner Mondelēz is developing a plant-based version of its classic Dairy Milk chocolate amid soaring demand for vegan alternatives. The consumer goods group, which also owns Toblerone and Philadelphia cream cheese, is understood to have been testing …
  • 'They are absolute cowards': Robbers hit dairy three times 22 Feb 2020 16:25 A Cambodian couple are living in fear after three brazen daylight robberies by the same man at their dairy in the upmarket Auckland suburb of St Heliers. Heng Sok, who has injuries from a car accident, and his wife Many Theung, have been targeted by a …
  • The Lancaster dairy farm which cut its £25,000 electricity bill using manure 22 Feb 2020 13:49 A dairy farm in Cockerham says that converting manure into power could save the agriculture industry. Hillam Lane Farm works alongside Cockerham Green Energy in Lancaster, using a device called an Anaerobic Digester (AD) to convert their cow waste into …
  • New test for TB in cattle scoops dairy innovation award 22 Feb 2020 11:19 PUBLISHED: 08:46 22 February 2020 Sarah Chambers PBD Biotech�s Mark Hammond (centre) and Geoff Gower (to Mark�s left) being presented with the Cream Award for Innovation Picture: CREAM AWARDS 2020/GRANT PRITCHARD Cream Awards 2020/Grant Pritchard A …
  • Poultry Federation against concession on US dairy products 22 Feb 2020 11:10 New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Ahead of the visit by US President Donald Trump next week, which could result in a limited trade deal between the US and India, the Poultry Federation of India has urged PM Modi to protect the domestic dairy sectors and not succumb …
  • Milk myths busted but dairy still left with sour taste 22 Feb 2020 11:08
  • Battle over 160-year-old Minnesota dairy hinges on whether big is bad 22 Feb 2020 09:30 LEWISTON, Minn. – Pressed by an ongoing slump in milk demand that’s played havoc with their conventional business model, dairy farmers are resorting to novel ways to survive, from making ice cream or artisan cheese to selling cow embryos to other farmers. …
  • Students from India learn US dairy practices 22 Feb 2020 06:13 Jeff Montgomery, Telegraph Herald Updated 10:10 pm PST, Friday, February 21, 2020 SHERRILL, Iowa (AP) — When they first set foot in Iowa, Ankita Rani and Arubam Mona quickly realized they were about to experience something entirely new. Rani and Mona were …
  • LOOK: Dairy Queen has new Brown Sugar Milk Tea desserts 22 Feb 2020 04:06 Brown Sugar Oreo Blizzard, Popping Coffee Boba Blizzard, and 3 more milk-tea inspired treats – DQ knows what's up Published 6:04 PM, February 19, 2020 Updated 12:03 PM, February 22, 2020 MANILA, Philippines – Ice cream chain Dairy Queen released a new …
  • De Dee's Dairy to open Youngstown location 22 Feb 2020 03:25 Fri, Feb 21st 2020 04:55 pm A second De Dee's Dairy location is expected to open at 400 Main St., Youngstown. (File photo) By Terry Duffy Editor-in-Chief As the weather warms, news comes of cold treats coming to Youngstown. De Dee’s Dairy announced on …
    • These Fan-Favorite Reusable Produce Bags Are On Sale At Amazon 25 Feb 2020 01:59 HuffPost may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Prices and availability subject to change. Amazon Ditch the plastic for these reusable mesh product bags that keep your fruits and veggies fresh. You probably know the phrase by heart …
    • Child poverty: Rising housing costs punish children as more kids in 'material hardship' 25 Feb 2020 01:47 Rising rents and mortgages are helping to push children below the poverty line as the Government's welfare efforts are yet to make a significant difference.  The latest child poverty numbers show a slight reduction in the number of children living …
    • Tomatomania starts earlier than ever, with sales kicking off this weekend 25 Feb 2020 01:32 Spring is elbowing its way early into Southern California this year, which means that Tomatomania, the traditional kickoff for summer-hungry gardeners, is following right behind, with its first sales this weekend at Roger’s Gardens in Corona del Mar. This …
    • Govt ‘won’t relent’ until hoarders punished 25 Feb 2020 01:02 Prices of food items decrea­sed substa­ntiall­y as a result of govt focus, says PM Prime Minister Imran Khan. PHOTO: PID/FILE ISLAMABAD.: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said there was a “substantial decrease” in the prices of food items, …
    • Your Local Mardi Gras Destination: Junebug Café 25 Feb 2020 01:01 If you’re not able to descend on New Orleans with the throng of tourists this Mardi Gras, consider Junebug Café (4944 W. Irving Park Rd.). In their new shop at Portage Park’s Six Corners corridor, chef Jacqueline Mancias and her husband Chris Murphy serve …
    • Kuwaiti farmers back measures to ban imports 25 Feb 2020 00:52 By Meshaal Al-Enezi KUWAIT: Chairman of Kuwait Farmers Union Abdullah Al-Dammak said the union’s board of directors fully approves the measures taken by the government to ban imports of fruits and vegetables from Iran after detection coronavirus infections …
    • Milk and juice are not as needed as you might think 25 Feb 2020 00:51 In truth, there’s not much of a health case to drink any beverage other than water after the age of 2 — despite the marketing and advertising you might have seen on the benefits of things like dairy milk, plant-based milks, juices and more. All other …
    • MHHS needs donations for abandoned baby rabbits 25 Feb 2020 00:49 MENANDS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Mohawk Hudson Humane Society (MHHS) is looking for donations after eight one-month-old baby rabbits along with an adult female and male pair were left outside their building on Sunday morning. Staff was preparing to open for …
    • Wild meadow seeds from Highgrove sent to Arctic ‘doomsday vault’ 25 Feb 2020 00:49 Wild plant seeds from meadows at the Prince of Wales’ residence at Highgrove are being stored in the “doomsday vault” in the Arctic. The latest deposits at the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard, off the northern coast of Norway, also include the first seeds …
    • Second Harvest celebrates 29th annual Hunger Campaign 25 Feb 2020 00:49 Harvest for Hunger is a food and funds drive that takes place in March and April to help stock the Food Bank shelves by: WKBN Staff Posted: Feb 24, 2020 / 02:59 PM EST / Updated: Feb 24, 2020 / 03:00 PM EST Skeeze via Pixabay YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio ( …
    • Hemp farm brings CBD to Troy farmers market 25 Feb 2020 00:46 TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — An organic hemp farm in Washington County is the first retailer of cannabidiol products—as bottled dietary supplements with a robust flavor profile—at the Troy Waterfront Farmers Market. Cannabidiol—CBD—is a compound derived from hemp …
    • Medical Compass: Reducing pain from hemorrhoids 25 Feb 2020 00:46 Increasing fiber can reduce hemorrhoid inflammation By David Dunaief Dr. David Dunaief Many of us have suffered at one time or another from inflamed hemorrhoids. They affect men and women equally, though women have a higher propensity during pregnancy and …
    • Eat & Art Cafe Set to Open at The Hub on Milwaukee Ave. 25 Feb 2020 00:40 The Eat & Art Cafe is a brand new Lubbock owned restaurant set to open at Lubbock's Hub at 7604 Milwaukee Ave., according to a team member we spoke with and Lubbock in the Loop. The eatery will begin serving up delicious sandwiches, salads, bowls …
    • Fisherman charged with killing ex-wife 25 Feb 2020 00:30 KOTA KINABALU: A fisherman was charged at the Magistrate’s Court here yesterday with killing his ex-wife. Melo Guli, 37, who was brought before magistrate Lovely Natasha Charles, was charged under Section 302 of the Penal Code. The indictment provides for …
    • 10 Things To Do Under $5 This Week In Louisville (2/24) 24 Feb 2020 23:59 MONDAY, Feb. 24 Movie Monday: ‘The Princess and the Frog’ and ‘Girls Trip’ Old Louisville Brewery No cover  |  5-10 p.m. Two movies about Black women finding their way and having some fun in New Orleans. One is a kid-friendly, Disney princess story… one is …
    • CT food pantries get fresh, healthy donations from Griffin Health 24 Feb 2020 23:56 NAUGATUCK, Conn. (WTNh) — Some area food pantries got a very special donation Monday, thanks to Griffin Health.  They partnered up with other community organizations to deliver fresh, healthy foods to Lower Naugatuck Valley food banks. “This is wonderful,” …
    • Food Wars: Blaze Pizza VS SPIN! Pizza 24 Feb 2020 23:55 When it comes to choosing where to eat pizza, there is no shortage of places to pick from. There are the obvious fast food options (Pizza Hut, Dominos, Papa John’s, etc.) but if you want a break from the regular options, here are two local pizzerias with …
    • Latest child poverty statistics released 24 Feb 2020 23:14 Press Release – Statistics New Zealand There are nine different measures for child poverty, and these statistics were published today for the year ended June 2019, Stats NZ said today.There are nine different measures for child poverty, and these …
    • Mediterranean Diet Tied to Gut Diversity and Healthier Aging 24 Feb 2020 23:03 Eating a Mediterranean diet (MedDiet) for just 1 year improved diversity in the gut microbiome of elderly participants and was associated with reduced frailty and better health, according to the results of a randomized multicenter study published online …
    • Turkish Casualties Rise in Syria, but Ankara Wary of Confronting Russia 24 Feb 2020 23:01 ISTANBUL - Turkish forces have suffered more casualties in the latest round of fighting in Syria's northwestern Idlib province. But despite Russia backing Syrian government forces in the ongoing attacks on Turkish forces, Ankara has refrained from …
    • Get over a phlegmy cough—with zinc 24 Feb 2020 22:59 Unilab head of research and development Joyce Santos, Dr. Gwen Agra and Solmux Advance brand manager Leevan Fong When it comes to getting over a phlegmy cough, zinc isn’t exactly the first nutrient that comes to mind compared to the more popular vitamin C. …
    • Lower your cholesterol just by adding this food to your diet 24 Feb 2020 22:59 Nadine Tengco, food coach to the stars and Quaker Smart Heart Challenge health chef partner, creates recipes that show how fun and easy it is to incorporate oats into one’s diet. The incidence of high cholesterol among young Filipino adults is rising. …
    • Stroke risk and food – large European study says what to eat and what to avoid 24 Feb 2020 22:51 In one of the most extensive studies, researchers have found the connection between different types of food and types of stroke risk. The study titled, “The associations of major foods and fiber with risks of ischaemic and hemorrhagic stroke: a prospective …
    • A chef’s memories of growing up in Oakland inform the flavors, menu at Serene pop-up restaurant 24 Feb 2020 22:50 Chef Jonathan De La Torre. Photo: Hidden Cafe 1250 Addison, Ste. 111 (at Bonar Street), Berkeley, CA 94702 At his pop-up restaurant Serene, chef Jonathan De La Torre wanted to bring the same flavors and good feelings he remembers from his childhood growing …
    • Change Is… Scary! 24 Feb 2020 22:49 Photo Credit: Jewish Press If you are thinking about making a change, but are struggling with the idea, take the following quiz to help you see what kind of changemaker you are! How does change make you feel? (a) Paralyzed and fearful. (b) Hesitant, but …
    • Kelly Ripa still swears by the alkaline diet after 5 years, but experts say there's no evidence it works INSIDER 24 Feb 2020 22:38 Host Kelly Ripa attends the 12th annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute at the American Museum of Natural History on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, in New York.Evan Agostini/Invision/AP Kelly Ripa recently revealed she has been on the alkaline diet, a plant …
    • High housing costs emerge as significant factor 24 Feb 2020 22:29 The cost of housing has emerged as a significant factor contributing to the number of children living in poverty in New Zealand, new data confirms. The new poverty figures also reveal the number of people facing material hardship – a major component of …
    • World must prepare for a coronavirus pandemic, says global health chief 24 Feb 2020 21:57 The world must prepare for a possible coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organisation has warned. Tedros Ghebreyesus, head of the WHO, said the spread of the virus around the world is not yet at pandemic stage, but said that it has the potential to …
    • Tricks proven to supercharge weight loss 24 Feb 2020 21:57 When it comes to weight loss, we all know it’s the big things like moving more and eating less that will get results. But add these micro-changes to the mix and you’ll be surprised at the results. As we hurtle towards the end of February, it’s a good time …
    • Nutritionist warns influencer's advice to give up drinking water is 'warped' 24 Feb 2020 21:51 Shuffle aside, perineum-sunners. The new influencer-driven fad is giving up water - and it might be even less safe than pickling your pucker.  A new wave of wellness influencers are taking to Instagram to extol the virtues of "dry fasting", or …
    • Kids in the Kitchen at MMS 24 Feb 2020 21:51 If you walk through the halls of Mexico Middle School on a Thursday after school, your nose will lead you to the old home economics room where our Kids in the Kitchen are cooking up something delicious! Thanks to our Bright Futures Site Council, and …
    • Is a vegan diet really as healthy as we think? 24 Feb 2020 21:42 Is it possible the world's fastest growing consumer trend could actually damage, not improve, your health? No one disputes that eating more fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and nuts is good for us and reduces the risk of chronic diseases. But …
    • Eating cheese, yoghurt and milk can cut the risk of suffering a stroke 24 Feb 2020 21:34 A major study of more than 400,000 people suggested that consuming more milk, cheese and yogurt can cut the risk of the most common type of stroke, dailymail.co.uk reported. For every extra glass of milk those studied drank a day, the risk of an ischemic …
    • In Greece, migrants wait in bread lines while tourists dine on grilled octopus 24 Feb 2020 21:22 MORIA, Greece — As night closed in on the migrant camp, masses of people made their way to their makeshift tents, climbing hills of denuded olive trees, carrying dinner in plastic bags. Lila Ayobi showed her family what she had waited three hours in line …
    • A wider platter 24 Feb 2020 21:17 A promotional image for Historical Gastronomica. (File) With an impressive variety of meats, fish, and fowl, the cuisine of the Harappan city dwellers would even today be considered a gourmand’s delight. Harappan food was rich in all kinds of fleshy …
    • ‘No one cares’ 24 Feb 2020 21:12 The lockdown of Guo Jing's neighbourhood in Wuhan -- the city at the heart of China's new coronavirus epidemic -- came suddenly and without warning. Unable to go out, the 29-year-old is now sealed inside her compound where she has to depend on …
    • A brief introduction to BENGAL'S GASTRONOMIC HISTORY 24 Feb 2020 20:55 Amer WahabFebruary 24, 2020 A Mughal feast featuring Emperor Humayun and the Shah of Iran. What distinctly separated Bengal from most of the other regions of India was the generous endowment of nature, nurtured and sustained by the mighty rivers flowing …
    • CCE Ontario to offer seeds program 24 Feb 2020 20:47 Monday Feb 24, 2020 at 11:25 AM Master Gardener Stacey VanDenburgh will lead “Starting Plants from Seed” from 6 to 8 p.m. March 4 at the Cornell Cooperative Extension, 480 N. Main St., Canandaigua. The program will cover the process of starting vegetables …
    • Chicken Fried Steak or Country Fried Steak – What's the Difference? 24 Feb 2020 20:37 Here’s a review of Chicken Fried Steak from the Brown’s Point Diner: I ordered chicken fried streak with eggs over easy, sourdough toast, and hash browns “burnt, burnt, burnt . . . with an onion cut up in them.” My breakfast was served just as I wanted. …
    • My Lil' Cube – Restaurant Review 24 Feb 2020 20:36 On a previous drive through downtown Puyallup we had seen My Lil’ Cube, an Asian café on South Meridian. It looked interesting, so we decided to try it out. We parked in front about a quarter past noon. The parking lot is small . . . tiny, easy to get into …
    • Steep budget cuts left Alaska with only one mainline ferry. Then it broke down 24 Feb 2020 20:30 The change in the noise coming from the Matanuska's engines was a clue something was wrong with the ferry. A peek out the window was confirmation. "We were creeping along," said Adrianne Milos, one of the passengers making what should have …
    • Take immediate steps to control vegetable prices – President 24 Feb 2020 20:01 President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has instructed the officials to implement a programme to control the rising prices of vegetables with the aim of providing relief to consumers while safeguarding farmers. The rising prices of vegetables have led to an increase …
    • Discover the secret ingredients that are guaranteed to spice up your life 24 Feb 2020 19:58 An entrepreneurial Auckland mum has unlocked the secret to creating quick, delicious and healthy dinner flavours with a range of rubs that help busy parents create Masterchef-worthy meals faster than anyone can ask 'what's for dinner?'. The …
    • Know your loaf - 12 of the best bakeries in Norfolk 24 Feb 2020 19:53 PUBLISHED: 19:00 24 February 2020 Charlotte Smith-Jarvis General Manager Isabel Brentnall on the new Bread Source stall in Norwich Market. picture: Ella Wilkinson Archant From north to south, east to west, use our handy map to find amazing sourdough loaves …
    • BAKED CHICKEN AND SAUSAGE GUMBO 24 Feb 2020 19:35 INGREDIENTS:  1 cup all purpose flour;  1/4 cup vegetable oil;  1/4 cup melted butter;   6 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs;  1 pound smoked pork sausage, cut into 2 inch pieces;  kosher salt to taste;  1 large onion, diced;  1 cup diced celery;  1 …
    • Midday Fix: Tacos de Pork Belly 24 Feb 2020 19:35 Please enable Javascript to watch this video Alfonso Sotelo – Chef/Owner – 5 Rabanitos 5 Rabanitos 1758 W. 18th St. Chicago, IL 60608 https://5rabanitosdotcom.wordpress.com/ Events: Pilsen Gourmet, February 29, 2020 Several restaurants from …
    • Iran Emerges as a New Epicenter 24 Feb 2020 19:26 The number of people in the United States infected with the new coronavirus reached 53, up from 34 on Friday, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But so far, there is no community spread in the United States. All the cases involve …
    • Both moms and dads need to model healthy eating, researchers say 24 Feb 2020 18:35 If you want your children to eat more fruits and vegetables, then you’re going to have to start doing the same. And both parents — not just the mom — need to be responsible for modeling that healthy behavior. Those are the key messages from a Finnish study …
    • Export demand motivates frozen vegetable manufacturers to increase investment 24 Feb 2020 18:33 The growth of external demand on frozen vegetables and fruits stimulated manufacturers in Egypt to expand their operating investments starting this year. This would be through adding new production lines to their factories or setting up entirely new …
    • 'Smart diet' app helps slimmers lose a stone in 12 weeks 24 Feb 2020 18:30 A new 'smart diet' which uses a mobile app and wearable trackers could help slimmers lose a stone in just three months, research suggests. The study of 10,000 people suggests the weight loss regime, known as 'Second Nature', could be far …
    • ‘We’d try to endure’: Singapore hawkers see business plunge by up to 50pc due to Covid-19 outbreak 24 Feb 2020 18:25 A view of Newton Hawker Centre on February 21, 2020. Some 30 hawkers from 11 food centres across Singapore said that their businesses have been badly affected by the coronavirus outbreak. — TODAY pic SINGAPORE, Feb 23 — They prepare, cook and wait but at …
    • PM Imran says those responsible for artificial price hikes will be identified, punished 24 Feb 2020 18:25 PM Imran says those responsible for artificial price hikes will be identified, punished ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday assured people that he "will not relent" until those responsible for the artificial price hikes are not …
    • MTHFR and Birth Defects: Does Type of Folate Matter? 24 Feb 2020 18:05 Your patient received a direct-to-consumer genetic testing kit during the holidays. She took the test and learned that she has the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) 677 TT genotype (two copies of the MTHFR C677T variant). She is trying to become …
    • Mum's defiant message to trolls who shamed her for feeding her kids 'old' food 24 Feb 2020 17:56 Saving time as a parent is vital, especially when it feels like there aren't enough hours in the day. Meal-prepping lunches is just one way to speed up that mad morning school rush, with many parents prepping their kids' meals the night before. But …
    • Will not relent until those involved in artificial price hikes are not punished: PM Imran 24 Feb 2020 17:53 ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Monday that he will "not relent until all involved in artificially-created price hikes are identified & punished".  Taking to Twitter, the prime minister credited the government for reducing prices …
    • Local eateries create limited-edition dishes to combat food waste 24 Feb 2020 17:21 Click to see which restaurants around Seattle will be participating in Imperfect's Food Waste Week. Click to see which restaurants around Seattle will be participating in Imperfect's Food Waste Week. Photo: SaskiaAcht/Getty Images Photo: …
    • Different foods linked to different types of stroke, study finds 24 Feb 2020 17:03 Different types of food are linked to risks of different types of stroke, according to the largest study to investigate this, published in the European Heart Journal today (Monday). Until now, most studies have looked at the association between food and …
    • Can Men Dine Their Way to Higher Sperm Counts? – WebMD Health 24 Feb 2020 16:56 FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Listen up, guys: A healthy diet is good for your brain and heart, and also your sperm, new research suggests. In a study of more than 2,900 Danish men, median age 19, those whose diet was rich in fish, chicken, …
    • Virus Outbreak: Wuhan residents having to adapt to purchase food 24 Feb 2020 16:53 The lockdown of Guo Jing’s neighborhood in Wuhan — the city at the heart of China’s COVID-19 outbreak — came suddenly and without warning. Unable to go out, the 29-year-old is now sealed inside her compound where she has to depend on online group- …
    • 'Smart diet' app helps slimmers shed a stone in 12 weeks 24 Feb 2020 16:31 A new 'smart diet' which uses a mobile app and wearable trackers could help slimmers lose a stone in just three months, research suggests. The study of 10,000 people suggests the weight loss regime, known as 'Second Nature', could be far …
    • What's the Most Toxic Chemical? 24 Feb 2020 16:17 Illustration: Angelica Alzona (Gizmodo) Giz AsksGiz AsksIn this Gizmodo series, we ask questions about everything from space to butts and get answers from a variety of experts. People say America doesn’t make things anymore. But what about toxic chemicals? …
    • Ramsbottom's best restaurants and places to eat 24 Feb 2020 16:11 Ramsbottom has earned a reputation as one of Greater Manchester’s finest foodie enclaves - and deservedly so. The picturesque town in the borough of Bury has welcomed a wave of interesting, independent restaurants and bars in recent years, catering to the …
    • The best pubs and bars in Ramsbottom 24 Feb 2020 16:11 From traditional boozers to gastropubs and brewery taps, Ramsbottom has a varied choice of pubs to pick from. The Bury town's bar scene also has plenty to go at, from wine bars and bottle shops to a jazz bar hidden away on an industrial yard. Here' …
    • How much a weekly shop costs in 42 major cities around the world 24 Feb 2020 15:55 Brits could almost halve their weekly food shopping bill by moving to Mumbai, but it would more than double if they lived in Geneva. A relocation expert has revealed how much locals have to pay for their weekly food shopping in 42 major cities around the …
    • 'Journalism': CNN Mocks Trump 'Bracing for Beef-Free Menu' While in India 24 Feb 2020 15:53 If there was just one article that encapsulated how CNN’s obsession with attacking President Trump borders on parody, this might be it. The news network was mocked on Twitter over this hard-hitting article bashing Trump... for eating cheeseburgers. The …
    • Ambitious new restaurant Coulotte raises the steaks in Cambuslang 24 Feb 2020 15:45 Two decades as a vegetarian has left gaps in my meat education that I'm still trying to fill. When The Coulotte Steakhouse flitted into view, I wondered why a restaurant was named after a hybrid trouser-skirt. Discovering that it's a cut of steak- …
    • Government intervention needed to curb deadly banana disease outbreak in Uganda. 24 Feb 2020 15:38 The fast-spreading deadly banana disease in Western Uganda has affected banana plantation and fruits writs in the country, eating up the banana plant and wilting fruits at a terrifying rate. Despite the scale of the epidemic, there is an alarming lack of …
    • Butcher claps back at vegans naming food after meat by creating pork carrots 24 Feb 2020 15:21 Tom Samways, 36, sold 300 of the carrots in a day (Picture: Wales News Service)A butcher has started selling carrots made out of pork after being inspired by vegan food being named after meat. Tom Samways, 36, used pork mince, glazed with an orange Italian …
    • Eda Kriseová – Part 1: I understood the meaning of normalisation at Jan Zajíc’s funeral 24 Feb 2020 15:19 Eda Kriseová, photo: Ian Willoughby “My father was an architect. He was born in Prague. And my mother was also from Prague – she was a sculptor. “I was born in the Old Town, on Jilská Street, which is really in the middle of the Old Town, so my childhood …
    • Realme's X50 Pro 5G serves up 6 cameras, Snapdragon 865, 90Hz screen 24 Feb 2020 15:03 Realme launches its latest flagship, the X50 Pro 5G, in a new Rust Red color. Érika García/CNET Chinese phone-maker Realme made waves in 2019 when it launched a parade of low-priced handsets that were relatively high in quality. These days the fast- …
    • Philacatessen | ‘Insulated’ Salmon: New Way to Cook a Favorite 24 Feb 2020 15:02 (photo by Keri White) At a recent farmers market visit, I struck up a conversation about salmon with the owner of Otolith Seafood, a sustainable seafood company with an online presence and stalls at many local farmers’ markets. otolithonline.com/. The …
    • Digital Farming Market: Developing Trends, Comprehensive Insights, Massive Growth & Industry Survey : Global Research Study 24 Feb 2020 14:57 Feb 24, 2020 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Recent report published by research nester titled "Digital Farming Market: Global Demand Analysis & Opportunity Outlook 2024" delivers detailed overview of the global digital farming market in terms of market …
    • Why, as parents, we don't need to be sucked into the 'toddler milk' sham 24 Feb 2020 14:37 “Extensive marketing of ‘toddler milks’ (sugar-sweetened milk-based drinks for toddlers) promotes unsubstantiated product benefits and raises concerns about consumption by young children,” write the authors, in the journal Public Health Nutrition. “ …
    • How To Smooth Over Family Relationships 24 Feb 2020 14:34 Source: Klaus Vedfelt / Getty We have family for many reasons. We have them for support. We have them for love. We have them as a safety net when things go wrong. We get some of our identity and our values from them. I would also argue that, in some …
    • Steep budget cuts left Alaska with only one operating mainline ferry. Then it broke down. 24 Feb 2020 14:29 The crew came on loudspeakers and announced they’d be bringing the ship into Juneau at half speed. When they finally arrived, Milos, her husband and their cat, Squeaks, were only 70 miles from home in Haines, a small community up the Lynn Canal from Juneau …
    • Xylitol Market To Witness Strong Development Due To Increasing Per Head Earnings Combined With Growing Awareness Regarding Fitness Till 2022 | Million Insights 24 Feb 2020 14:21 Feb 24, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The Global Xylitol Market is estimated to develop at a significant CAGR of 6.68% by 2022. It is used as a substitute for the table sugar. The sugar alcohols are resulting from the natural foundations for example …
    • Do you keep trying new diets? Changing food habi... 24 Feb 2020 14:16 LONDON: Switching to a rich diet after eating a restricted one can decrease life expectancy, and have negative health effects, according to a study in fruit flies which says changing diet repeatedly or abruptly may be harmful. The researchers, including …
    • On a (Medium) Rare India Trip, Will Beef-Loving Trump be Forced to Go Vegetarian? 24 Feb 2020 14:16 World 11:01 GMT 24.02.2020Get short URL Narendra Modi, Donald Trump’s hospitable host, has tried hard to accommodate his guest on his maiden visit to India – a tour of the Taj Mahal, a rally at the world's largest cricket arena, and a lavish banquet in …
    • You can make restaurant-quality phat si ew at home in less than 30 minutes. Here’s how. 24 Feb 2020 14:11 When we think of phat si ew, we probably conjure up a stir-fry made with broad rice noodles. But when Andy Ricker, chef-owner of Pok Pok restaurants and cookbook author, showed us how to make phat si ew with thin, delicate glass noodles (wun sen), we …
    • Why willpower is not the antidote to binge eating disorder 24 Feb 2020 14:11 It’s the most common eating disorder in the United States, but most people who struggle with binge eating disorder (BED) will never get treatment — or at least the right treatment. There are many reasons this happens, including shame, weight bias and lack …
    • Coronavirus Live Updates: Outbreaks Raise Fears of Pandemic 24 Feb 2020 14:04 As Italy took steps to contain the first major coronavirus outbreak in Europe — and a fifth person there died from the virus — a growing nervousness pervaded the continent, with officials in nearby countries pledging to keep the outbreak from spreading …
    • Your eating-on-the-job problems, solved 24 Feb 2020 13:55 Few meals may be less loved than the workday lunch. Pulled from a brown bag, yanked from a microwave in the middle of a shift or nabbed from a bland canteen between meetings, it's more associated with frustration than nutrition. A recent online survey …
    • The journey back to San Jose 24 Feb 2020 13:48 We have truly lucked out with the weather while we have been in Costa Rica. We were only in the rain one day and that was in the rain forest. We had rain other times but it was when we were sleeping or on the bus. They also had a bit of a cold front come …
    • How To: Use lighting to enhance customer experience 24 Feb 2020 13:37 Kleinfeld Bridal, the New York City-based bridal retail legend and home to TLC's "Say Yes to The Dress," recently had a dilemma: Brides weren't sure the dresses they tried on matched the precise color of the ones they ordered. The …
    • What day is Bolton Market on? 24 Feb 2020 13:27 Bolton is the biggest town in the UK so it's no wonder that there's a lot going on. Alongside its high street shops, places to eat, and things to do - including the UK's biggest Escape Room - there's also a brilliant market with a rich …
    • Rentals, electricity charges tame inflation 24 Feb 2020 13:25 Source: Rentals, electricity charges tame inflation | Herald (Business) Business Reporter The Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat) last week released January 2020 month-on-month inflation figures showing a significant slowdown at the rate at which …
    • Farmer abandons maize, wheat for her passion 24 Feb 2020 13:21 Uasin Gishu farmer makes Sh100,000 a week from passion fruit farming By DENNIS LUBANGAMore by this Author 1  hour ago Uasin Gishu County is known for maize and wheat farming. For Ms Alice Rono, however, passion fruit farming is her fulfilment. She says it …
    • US vs Canada: Who Can Create More Tears? 24 Feb 2020 13:11 American onion growers say they cannot compete with the price of onions imported from Canada -- and they want the U.S. government to find out why they are so cheap. Shay Myers, who grows onions in Oregon and Idaho, said his profits dropped by 25 percent in …
    • Coronavirus: China vows to bring trade firms back on track amid epidemic 24 Feb 2020 13:05 China says it will continue to push for the trade firms to orderly resume work and production on the premise of ensuring the safety amid the novel coronavirus outbreak. A circular released by the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said the local commerce …
    • Bad diet can affect sperm count, study says 24 Feb 2020 13:02 By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 24, 2020 5:00:02 pm Conducted by US researchers, the study found that young men who ate junk food on the regular had a significantly-less sperm count. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) Men, beware! What you …
    • The Sunday meal prep trick that will CHANGE your week  24 Feb 2020 12:55 A woman has shared her meal prep trick, which means she never has to eat the same lunch twice during the working week. Posting on Reddit, the anonymous woman said she and her friends all meal prep one dish on Sundays and then they get together and exchange …
    • Eating dairy can cut the risk of suffering a stroke by up to ten per cent, new research suggests 24 Feb 2020 12:54 Eating cheese, yoghurt and milk can cut the risk of suffering a stroke by up to ten per cent, new research suggests Research suggests consuming more dairy products cuts stroke risk in later life Study shows 200g of fruit and vegetables a day cut ischaemic …
    • Lose up to a stone in four weeks with our new Health Journal... beginning with nutritious breakfasts 24 Feb 2020 12:53 For many people, breakfast is the best and most important meal of the day. But it’s not just the food you eat that counts. The time at which you choose to have your first meal can also have a impact on how easily you lose weight and on your general health, …
    • How school dinners have changed: From spam fritters with mashed potato to an influx of vegetables 24 Feb 2020 12:51 School dinners don't have a reputation for being the tastiest or the healthiest, with many parents remembering being served unappetising stodge in their own school days.   But with a national panic over childhood obesity and campaigners such as Jamie …
    • Walking 10,000 steps a day is not a 'magical formula' for staying thin, researchers warn 24 Feb 2020 12:47 Walking 10,000 steps a day is not a 'magical formula' for staying thin, researchers warn US scientists have found no amount of walking can prevent weight gain by itself This is because calories a person eats ultimately decides if scales go up or …
    • Global Vegan Protein Powder Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14.01% during the forecast period from 2019-2026 24 Feb 2020 12:36 The global Vegan Protein Powder market is expected to grow from USD 4.64 Million in 2018 to USD 13.19 Million by 2026, at a CAGR of 14.01% during the forecast period from 2019-2026. Increasing preference towards vegan diet due to the risks of …
    • Review- Philippine Airlines A350 Business Class - One Mile at a Time 24 Feb 2020 12:22 After my ground experience in Manila I was extremely excited to board my Philippine Airlines flight to Toronto. So, how is Philippine Airlines’ A350? Can they compete with other excellent airlines in the region, or do they still have a long way to go? …
    • Eating a rainbow of fruits and vegetables has major benefits for your mind and body 22 Feb 2020 18:46 Healthy eating advocates will say good nutrition is not a black-and-white issue. It’s in our best interest to fill our grocery carts with an assortment of colorful vegetables and fruits as a pathway to #eattherainbow. Many of the pigments that the stars of …
    • Four recipes with winter vegetables 22 Feb 2020 07:48 Mussels with cider butter and hispi cabbage (above) Prep 15 min Cook 10 min Serves 4 150g butter, 100g cut into small cubes 1 shallot, peeled and finely sliced 2 leeks, white parts only, finely sliced Salt and black pepper 200ml dry cider 1kg mussels, …
    • Study says both parents should set an example to encourage children to eat fruit and vegetables 22 Feb 2020 07:20 According to the WHO, low fruit and vegetable consumption is among the top ten risk factors for global mortality. ― Istock.com/AFP pic HELSINKI, Feb 22 ― In terms of nutrition, parents are the ultimate role model for their children, and their influence …