Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Google Alert - organic farming

News 9 new results for organic farming
Tourists visit villages to grow organic farming
Business Daily Africa
The new working holidays initiative is being run out of the UK programme called World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms, and has put together a global network of farmers who offer accommodation and food to travellers in exchange for labour offered by ...
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Ekiti Catholic Bishop wants youth involvement in organic farming
Nigerian Tribune
The Catholic Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Most Reverend Felix Ajakaye, has called for the involvement of youths in agriculture, especially organic farming. Bishop Ajakaye made the call while speaking in Ire-Ekiti, Oye Local Government Area of Ekiti State, ...
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Lets Talk: A Story of Interspecies Communication
ScienceBlogs (blog)
Her laboratory has genetically engineered rice for resistance to diseases and flooding, both of which are serious problems of rice crops in Asia and Africa. Ronald is co-author with her husband, an organic farmer, of "Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, ...
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Quality foods
The Hindu
Organic produce is farmer-friendly. Constant exposure to chemicals such as pesticides and fertilizers can be detrimental to the health of farmers leading to a wide variety of serious health conditions. c. Organic produce is consumer-friendly. ...
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Washington Post converts to conservation?
Canada Free Press
CHURCHVILLE, VA—For 25 years, the Washington Post has praised organic foods—while I warned that low-yield organic farming posed a threat to the world's wildlife. I estimated that Norman Borlaug's Green Revolution not only saved billions of people ...
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NZ activist calls for pesticides ban
Deccan Chronicle
"It is a false propaganda by the pesticide industry that organic farming is more expensive with low yield. With biological controls, modern techniques, natural fertilizers and high breed seeds, organic farming can be more profitable with better yield," ...
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Deccan Chronicle
How I Prepared for a Year of Travel, Part 4: Smart Lodging
Investing Answers
World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF): How would you like to try your hand at organic farming in exchange for room and board? World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF) has opportunities all over the world to do just that. ...
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Investing Answers
Home for the holidays: Wakeman Farm family welcomed back
This includes a Junior Farmers Camp and workshops related to sustainable farming, composting and planting organic gardens. "Today really marks the culmination of the efforts of various town entities and we now have the support of the town's Parks and ...
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The Organic Center Releases Comprehensive Organic Shopper's Pocket Guide
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
The Organic Center is a leading research and education institute focused on the science of organic food and farming. The pocket guide was developed using The Organic Center's "Dietary Risk Index" (DRI), which calculates the dietary risks associated ...
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Web 3 new results for organic farming
Draft policy focus on organic farming - Yahoo!
Read 'Draft policy focus on organic farming' on Yahoo!. "Farmers need to be vigilant to make sure there is no bungling in seed distribution. In case of any ...
Agri Dept kick-starts organic farming
BANDIPORA, DECEMBER 10:The Department of Agriculture Kashmir has started centrally sponsored scheme on Adoption and Certification of Organic Farming ...
BJP 'trying to divert' organic farming funds to RSS : india
BJP 'trying to divert' organic farming funds to RSS (tehelka.com). submitted 10 hours ago by dirtyd0ggy- · 4 comments; sharecancel. loading... all 4 comments ...

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