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Cows, Antibitotics, and You

See this happy, healthy cow chowing down on some TMR?  Well, last week she wasn’t so happy…or healthy; she had mastitis.  Mastitis is an inflammatory response to infection causing visibly abnormal milk (clots, off-color). 498 more words


21 States Do Not Meet Emergency Preparedness Standards for Kids

This past weekend, the Washington Post was full of sad stories of children who dies in unregulated day care facilities here in VA.

Today USAToday reports this article: … 109 more words


ATHEISM - a farse

Atheism is a denial of God.

Atheists (some) spend a lot of their time trying to prove God does not exist.
I ask the question; why do atheists deny a God that does not exist (in their minds and hearts)? 609 more words


Unlocking the potential of Africa

Written by Elliott Holley

Banking Technology

The potential of new technologies to transform financial services in Africa has long been heralded by the likes of Kenya’s M-Pesa and others. 1,451 more words

Mobile Money

Lazy Sunday Afternoon

Labour Day weekend in Canada is basically about football games, end of summer camping trip or last minute shopping for school supplies.  On the Island it is pretty laid back except for this year no last minute back to school rush.   938 more words

Terry Wiens

Behind the Baseline: NBA Updates Rules and Regulations to Improve Player Safety

The NBA is expanding the area that must be clear behind each basket and are decreasing the number of photographers along baselines in an effort to aid player safety. 406 more words


When 'Waters of the U.S.' Aren't Even Waters

From unpredictable and uncooperative weather to high input costs, successful farming takes a thick skin, perseverance and the ability to work around obstacles. One obstacle farmers hope to never have to work around — or fight against — is the federal government. 416 more words