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Ontario votes to increase provincial beef check-off - Canadian Cattlemen

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:55
Ontario votes to increase provincial beef check-off  Canadian Cattlemen

Beef Farmers of Ontario members finally voted in favour of a hefty $1.50 increase in the beef cattle check-off at the 2019 annual general meeting.

The Role of Regenerative Farming in the Green New Deal - Nonprofit Quarterly

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:33
The Role of Regenerative Farming in the Green New Deal  Nonprofit Quarterly

The way we produce food is the source of a third of all greenhouse emissions. It does not have to be this way.

Utility-Scale Solar Vs Trees: A Fight that Shouldn't Exist - EarthTechling

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:28
Utility-Scale Solar Vs Trees: A Fight that Shouldn't Exist  EarthTechling

Today, Connecticut state regulators denied permission for a developer to build a solar farm on 25 acres of land near Chatfield Hollow State Park in Killingworth, ...

Secretary Perdue Is Open to Carbon Markets for Farmers, Pingree Says - Successful Farming

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 13:56
Secretary Perdue Is Open to Carbon Markets for Farmers, Pingree Says  Successful Farming

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue expressed support for carbon markets for farmers during a meeting, Rep. Chellie Pingree said on Monday.

Democrats attempt to extend wind, solar tax credits - Energy News Network

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 13:28
Democrats attempt to extend wind, solar tax credits  Energy News Network

CLEAN ENERGY: Democrats attempt to extend billions of dollars worth of tax credits for wind and solar that are set to expire or begin phasing out next year.

Environment Committee Considers Range Of Climate Bills - wgbh.org

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 12:57
Environment Committee Considers Range Of Climate Bills  wgbh.org

The Massachusetts Legislature's Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture heard testimony Tuesday on 20 bills covering a wide range of ...

County Commissioners to deliberate transition plan for genetically-modified crops on Boulder County-owned open space agricultural lands - Longmont Observer

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 12:26
County Commissioners to deliberate transition plan for genetically-modified crops on Boulder County-owned open space agricultural lands  Longmont Observer

The Boulder County Commissioners have scheduled two public hearings to take input on proposed changes to the transition plan for genetically-modified (GM) ...

Senate bill would further research and development of carbon capture technology - Daily Energy Insider

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 12:25
Senate bill would further research and development of carbon capture technology  Daily Energy Insider

Published on May 15, 2019 by Dave Kovaleski. Tweet. Share. Share. Legislation designed to promote the research and development of carbon capture and ...

Australia can be 'superpower of post carbon world', says Ross Garnaut - Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 11:30
Australia can be 'superpower of post carbon world', says Ross Garnaut  Sydney Morning Herald

Australia has the opportunity to surpass other rich countries to become more prosperous than ever before in a post-carbon world, according to the eminent ...

Scrap net gain tariff system, says government's natural capital adviser - ENDS Report

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 11:04
Scrap net gain tariff system, says government's natural capital adviser  ENDS Report

The government's independent adviser on natural capital has said it does not support the use of a tariff-based system to underpin the biodiversity offsetting ...

The Resilient Forests Act: a Trojan Horse to Accelerate Logging on Public Lands - CounterPunch

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 08:52
The Resilient Forests Act: a Trojan Horse to Accelerate Logging on Public Lands  CounterPunch

We live in an age of Orwellian Doublespeak. Such doublespeak is exemplified by the euphemistically named “Resilient Federal Forests Act” (RFFA) sponsored ...

The most important landscapes left are the ones 'in between' - Landscape News

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 08:38
The most important landscapes left are the ones 'in between'  Landscape News

Opinions from Robert Nasi on ecosystems in the Anthropocene.

Local solutions from global cooperation - Future Farming

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 08:07
Local solutions from global cooperation  Future Farming

Focus on global cooperation to develop technologies that farmers can actually use is encouraging.

Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Demand 2019-2025: Shell, Chevron, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries - Crypto News Today

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 07:18
Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Demand 2019-2025: Shell, Chevron, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries  Crypto News Today

Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2019 Research report contains a qualified and in-depth examination of Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market.

US biochar Market Growth Industry, Future Trend, Demand & Supply, Sales & Revenue, Business Opportunities, Share, Size And Global Analysis - Market Industry Reports

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 07:16
US biochar Market Growth Industry, Future Trend, Demand & Supply, Sales & Revenue, Business Opportunities, Share, Size And Global Analysis  Market Industry Reports

The U.S. biochar market is expected to reach US$4.9 mn by the end 2020. It was recorded at US$1.4 mn in 2013 and is exhibiting a CAGR of 19.0% within a ...

Meredith Akuhata Brown Local approach to a changing climate Many of us have been inspired by - Gisborne Herald

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 03:51
Meredith Akuhata Brown Local approach to a changing climate Many of us have been inspired by  Gisborne Herald

Many of us have been inspired by the words of 16-year-old Greta Thunberg: “Until you start focusing on what needs to be done rather than what is politically ...

First 80F Brewing for Thursday - Another 2 to 4" Rain Next 7 Days? - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 03:28
First 80F Brewing for Thursday - Another 2 to 4" Rain Next 7 Days?  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wet Rut: When In Doubt - Predict Rain Basic physics: when you warm a volume of air, even by a few degrees, it will hold more water vapor - more fuel for storms ...

Montana Ranchers Round Up Carbon In New Offset Program - MTPR

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 01:07
Montana Ranchers Round Up Carbon In New Offset Program  MTPR

The Earth passed a new threshold this week — an observatory in Hawaii clocked the highest levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide in human history. A number of ...

Sec. Perdue is open to carbon markets for farmers, Pingree says - Food & Environment Reporting Network

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 00:13
Sec. Perdue is open to carbon markets for farmers, Pingree says  Food & Environment Reporting Network

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue expressed support for carbon markets for farmers during a meeting, Rep. Chellie Pingree said on Monday.

Is fear behind decisions about nuclear power? - Futurity: Research News

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 23:23
Is fear behind decisions about nuclear power?  Futurity: Research News

"...there remains a gulf in understanding the difference between the technology's statistical risks and the dread it evokes."

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