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Unfinished Business

Not a lot to say except for the fact that I didn’t watch it. I’m not planning on it and it’s basically already on its way out of the theater. 52 more words

The Movies

Non-GMO crops bring new profits to farmers

Farmers who make the switch to non-genetically modified crops such are cashing in on the new consumer trend, according to the Wallstreet Journal.

Companies are now willing to pay a premium due to the limited availability and cost of separating modified from non-modified crops. 219 more words

Grow Op-Ed (advanced Beat Reporting)

bushels

i hid my light
under a bushel
but later that evening
when i needed it again,
i couldn’t find it

all bushels look alike in the dark

Odds And Sods

A Bushel or a Peck

I need to take a minute and talk about peaches.  A real peach is not what one finds in the grocery store, that is almost a different fruit from a fresh Gilbert Freestone.   304 more words

Mideast Instability Could Boost Demand for Iowa Corn

COLLINS, Iowa –In the middle of July, it’s exactly what a farmer wants their corn to look like.

“When the silk starts to turn brown, it tells you’ve started having pollination on those kernels,” said Dave Struthers, a farmer from Collins. 241 more words

News

Info 2

Demand for commodities such as Iron, Oil, Gold and other metals will fall to a sustainable price, it emerging market economy slows then price can fall further however price for soft commodities such as grain, pulses, edible oil, shall rise due to demand for consumer goods. 103 more words

Economics

No. 1099: Perrin's Court, NW3

Perrin’s Court, London, NW3. Photo ©RogerDean 2013

The Leisure Hour – W.J. Gordon, 1889:

To give the people of London only a periwinkle apiece, you would require so many bushels that the baskets containing them, placed one over the other, would overtop the cross of St. Paul’s.

London Photography