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Microbes and solar energy “could produce 10 times more food than plants” | Food

The combination of solar energy and microbes could produce 10 times more protein than crops such as soybeans, according to a new study. The system would also have very little impact on the environment, the researchers said, unlike animal husbandry which results in huge amounts of greenhouse gases as well …

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Volunteers plant trees in neighborhoods near Project Central 70 – CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4)– Residents of the Elyria-Swansea and Globeville districts have received additional help to make their space a little greener this weekend. Volunteers helped plant trees for free at some sites on Saturday. (credit: CBS) They even showed homeowners the best way to take care of their trees. READ MORE: …

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Plant Propagation with Rowan County Master Gardeners – Salisbury Post

By Amy-Lynn AlbertsonNC cooperative extension One of the benefits of gardening is that you don’t have to spend a lot of money growing great plants. If you have a little time and patience, you can propagate a large number of different perennials, shrubs, and trees. Summer is the perfect time …

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County’s Native Canopy Program Gives Free Plants to Residents

The Palm Beach County Native Canopy Program is working to get residents to plant more native plants. The Palm Beach County Native Canopy Program, run by the Co-operative Extension Service and the County Environmental Resource Management Department, provides training on how to preserve existing native plants and has stepped up …

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Stung by pandemic and JBS cyberattacks, US ranchers build new beef factories

New Stung by pandemic and JBS cyberattacks, US ranchers build new beef factories June 18, 2021 U.S. cattle ranchers and investors are investing hundreds of millions of dollars in new beef factories after temporary slaughterhouse closures at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic left farmers with nowhere to send supplies. …

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Stung by pandemic and JBS cyberattack, US ranchers build new beef factories

By Tom Polansek CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. cattle ranchers and investors are investing hundreds of millions of dollars in new beef factories after the temporary closure of massive slaughterhouses at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic left farmers without nowhere to send animals for processing. A cyberattack on the U.S. …

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Polestar to manufacture electric SUV at US Volvo plant from 2022

DETROIT, June 16 (Reuters) – Polestar, the premium electric vehicle maker owned by China’s Geely (GEELY.UL) and Volvo Cars, will build its Polestar 3 electric SUV at Volvo’s U.S. plant in South Carolina in from the second half of 2022, said the general manager of the brand. Thomas Ingenlath told …

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2 dead, 2 injured at Mueller Co. factory in Albertville

Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith speaks during a press conference at town hall in Albertville, Ala. On Tuesday, June 15, 2021. A fatal workplace shooting s ‘was produced at the Mueller Co. in Albertville early Tuesday morning. (Photo: Mickey Welsh / Announcer) ALBERTVILLE, Alabama – Police say a an employee …

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New power plant proposals on the table as power outages threaten Texas again

Overhead power lines are seen during record high temperatures in Houston, Texas, United States on February 17, 2021. REUTERS / Adrees Latif A proposal to spend $ 8 billion on new power plants in Texas has stalled, the Starwood Energy Group chief executive said on Monday, as the state grid …

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Saving your tomatoes from insects – Broomfield Enterprise

As we dive into week three of our tomato discussion, I thought it would be a good idea to give you an idea of ​​what might be bothering your tomatoes this year. Over the past few weeks we have discussed site selection, soil preparation, fertilization, and planting techniques. Then last …

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