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Who are denialists now?

Federated Farmers’ Hawkes Bay president Will Foley asks, who are the denialists now?

RadioLIVE recently ran an online poll asking its listeners if they were frightened of climate change.  892 more words

Politics

The Late 19th Century Emergence of Fertilizers in the United States

In 1859, John Jay summarized the state of American agriculture in an address to the American Geographical and Statistical Society. Utilizing data collected from censuses, he states that an accurate comparison of the populations of Great Britain and the United States shows 16.9% of the former’s population to be employed in the agricultural sector whereas 44.69% of the latter’s population are similarly engaged. 1,046 more words

Agriculture

Third Annual Philly Farm and Food Fest Delights Local Foodies

Starting in 2012, Fair Food Philly and Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) joined together and conceived The Philly Farm and Food Fest. This festival brings together over 150 small and blooming businesses that deal with sustainable green living and provides a marketplace of food and information for locals. 817 more words

Environment

Tadpole position

On your marks…
Set…
Grow!

I have a great feeling about the class of 2014.
They are bond to thrive under the watchful eye of Padre Pio (patron saint of tadpoles and mittens manufacturers worldwide). 164 more words

Ireland

Gear Up For Spring and Summer in Philly with Greensgrow West

In a city like Philadelphia, it’s hard to imagine how to grow and buy fresh and local produce, what with a vibrant restaurant scene and grocery giants like Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s. 972 more words

Philly

Agriculture - 1852

“Agriculture” is an article that was written and published in The New York Times in the summer of 1852. The author, whose name has been lost with the passage of time, addressed the article to the contemporary American voter, specifically New York residents, as an entreaty for support for the establishment of an agricultural college. 583 more words

Agriculture

Strategy: More on Fame Avoidance / Farming

As discussed in Gladiator Strategy: Fame Avoidance / Farming, I created a second account to see if I could improve my chances to get ahead in the game (and get legendary gladiators at a lower level) by switching strategies to fame avoidance / farming.   493 more words

Call Of Arena