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Farmers have silently struggled with their mental health for years. Are they ready to talk?

Victoria Advocate 10 Aug 2022
Echols is from a line of farmers who, until recently, generally remained silent about mental health amid the stressors of farming ... Echols is the general manager of Jaemor Farms in Alto, Ga., which has been in his family since 1912 ... five times higher than the general population.

55-and-older gated community planned within Legacy Farms subdivision off Sinclair Road

Columbia Daily Tribune 10 Aug 2022
Construction of the The Estates of Columbia is expected to start next year in the new Legacy Farms subdivision off Sinclair Road. The Columbia City Council in April approved rezoning, design exceptions and a preliminary plat for Legacy Farms. Community members have generally voiced support for the subdivision.

Ocean survey suggests poor Adams River sockeye returns

North Shore News 10 Aug 2022
Meanwhile, there are anecdotal reports of fairly robust pink salmon returns in the Broughton Archipelago area, leading to speculation by some that the removal of open-net salmon farms from that area in 2019 and 2020 might have something to do with this year’s better returns.

"Our job is to obtain a better lime than other countries or other conventional suppliers ...

Fresh Plaza 10 Aug 2022
That is why with our fruit we want to meet the expectations of all these consumers and give value to this beautiful project we have in Santander, in a department - and a country in general - with so many problems, especially in the agricultural sector." ... in Colombia in general.".

Calavo Growers, Inc. names Helen Kurtz to lead Prepared Segment

Fresh Plaza 10 Aug 2022
Calavo Growers, Inc., a global avocado-industry leader and provider of value-added fresh food, today announced that Helen Kurtz has been named Senior Vice President & General Manager of Calavo Prepared, the company’s prepared foods segment ... and, most recently, serving as SVP, Chief Marketing Officer of Foster Farms ... At General Mills, Ms.

Eagle Archives, Aug. 10, 1945: Rodzinskis see musician in son 'Rici'

The Berkshire Eagle 10 Aug 2022
... Story of the Secret State," submitted to his first local interview yesterday afternoon, at the spacious farm where the Rodzinskis have spent the last eight summers ... He's devoting more than five hours a day to farming, mowing lawns, fixing roads on the estate, and general labor.

Icrisat opens agro-processing unit in AP to aid small farmers

The Siasat Daily 10 Aug 2022
These efforts are in line with Icrisat’s aim of turning dryland farming into a profitable enterprise through improved crop practices, post-harvest management and new food processing opportunities for smallholder farmers, a release here said ... Icrisat Director General ...

Medical cannabis in Alabama is coming closer. And some out-of-state firms want in.

Tuscaloosa News 10 Aug 2022
The farming of cannabis is unlikely to start before next July ... Benjamin Bramlett, who runs Sustainable CBD, based at the farm, says the hemp will eventually flower and grow up to seven feet high. Alabama soil is generally more acidic than considered optimal for hemp growth, and the plant needs about as much nitrogen as farm crops.

USPS to request rate increase due to inflation, DeJoy says

McDowell News 10 Aug 2022
Postal Service budget, necessitating a request for another rate increase in January, but the service is well prepared for the November election, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said Tuesday ... Whaley Farm Brewery opens in Old Fort 78-year-old man drowns in Lake James Saturday Marion ...

As temperatures soar, local zoos work to keep the animals - and humans - cool

Penn Live 10 Aug 2022
The baboons’ favorite popsicle flavor is berry ... Despite the sweltering heat, dozens of park-goers watched with baited breath Tuesday as the park’s tigers furiously licked a whole frozen chicken, one of many bits of meat that curator and general manager Ern Tobias sources from the leftovers of farms and butchers’ shops ... Note to readers ... ....

Monica Tranel, Ryan Zinke trade barbs at Missoula congressional candidate debate

Great Falls Tribune 10 Aug 2022
gain energy independence, and he generally held up his tenure with the agency ... Wade, which protected abortion via privacy, and Montana’s GOP attorney general and governor want the state’s protection overturned as well ... In general, Tranel talked about the problems families face with ...

Cubs hoping Franmil Reyes can provide offensive ‘boost’ late in season

Chicago Sun-Times 10 Aug 2022
So, when Cubs president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer and general manager Carter Hawkins walked into the weight room Monday to tell Green, now the Cubs’ bench coach, that they had claimed Reyes off waivers, Green admits he “might” have fist pumped ... Reyes overlapped with teammates Anderson Espinoza and Rowan Wick in the Padres’ farm system.

New Long Island bakeries selling at farmers markets

Newsday 10 Aug 2022
Ana Burcroff started Jamesport Sourdough and Coffee Co. with her husband, Brett Koons, as a side hustle during the pandemic. privacy policy. FIND AT. Port Jefferson farmers market on Sundays. FOLLOW. @flourbudbakery on Instagram. ORDER ... Sang Lee Farms in Peconic on Thursdays; Lombardi’s Love Lane Market in Mattituck and Southold General on Saturdays ... ORDER.

Number of Italian farms declines by a third in decade: ISTAT

Xinhua 09 Aug 2022
However, farms grew dramatically in size and efficiency over the same time span. ISTAT on Tuesday released the sectoral and regional breakdowns from its seventh general census of agriculture, a survey of more than 1.7 million Italian farms and agricultural concerns of all types and sizes ... Number of Italian farms declines by a third in decade.

GOP, farmers looking past OT tax credit, focused on holding threshold

Olean Times Herald 09 Aug 2022
Lee Zeldin, a Long Island Republican and GOP nominee for governor, said during a news conference Monday at Stanton's Feura Farm, a family run business in southern Albany County ... "My philosophy and our farm in general is we don't take anything from the government," owner Tim Stanton told the Times Union.

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