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Nature, folklore and serendipitous photo collaborations | Riitta Ikonen and Karoline Hjorth [Video]

Nature, folklore and serendipitous photo collaborations | Riitta Ikonen and Karoline Hjorth

Inspired by Nordic folklore, artists Karoline Hjorth and Riitta Ikonen collaborate with local elders -- farmers, fishermen, cosmologists and more -- to create richly imaginative portraits that explore..

Credit: TED     Duration: 11:50Published

How to see the once-in-a-generation blue moon this Halloween [Video]

How to see the once-in-a-generation blue moon this Halloween

Something’s happening thisHalloween that literally onlycomes once in a blue moon.A blue moon will light up the skies, adding anotherlevel of intrigue to the spookiest night of the year.Or, it’s..

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Boise Farmers Market winter market opens November 7 [Video]

Boise Farmers Market winter market opens November 7

The Boise Farmers Market announced the upcoming winter market will open on November 7.

Credit: Idaho On Your Side     Duration: 00:29Published
‘Like a father figure to me’: Watch PM Modi’s tribute to Keshubhai Patel [Video]

‘Like a father figure to me’: Watch PM Modi’s tribute to Keshubhai Patel

Former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel passed away after prolonged illness in Ahmedabad. Keshubhai Patel was Gujarat’s CM from March 1995 to October 1995 and from March 1998 to October 2001...

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 04:29Published
Apple growers of Kashmir laud Centre's Market Intervention Scheme, expect profit [Video]

Apple growers of Kashmir laud Centre's Market Intervention Scheme, expect profit

In a bid to tap into the growth potential of the Horticulture sector in Jammu and Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha launched a Market Intervention Scheme to facilitate the stakeholders by..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 04:12Published
Climate change is becoming a problem you can taste | Amanda Little [Video]

Climate change is becoming a problem you can taste | Amanda Little

Our food systems have not been designed to adapt to major disruptions like climate change, says environmental journalist Amanda Little. In this eye-opening talk, she shows how the climate crisis could..

Credit: TED     Duration: 12:16Published
Colorado Livestock Emergency Fund: Help Ranchers Impacted By Troublesome, Cameron Peak And CalWood Fires [Video]

Colorado Livestock Emergency Fund: Help Ranchers Impacted By Troublesome, Cameron Peak And CalWood Fires

Organizers have set up two funds to collect and distribute emergency aid to farmers, ranchers, and livestock owners impacted directly by the Troublesome, Cameron Peak and CalWood fires. Katie Johnston..

Credit: CBS 4 Denver     Duration: 00:38Published
Current Bihar government has deviated from its path: Sonia Gandhi [Video]

Current Bihar government has deviated from its path: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi spoke in Delhi on October 27 ahead of Bihar polls. Gandhi said, "High on power and its ego, current Bihar government has deviated from its path. Neither their saying nor..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:49Published
Wintry October Weather Puts Corn Harvest On Hold, But It's Likely A Temporary Setback [Video]

Wintry October Weather Puts Corn Harvest On Hold, But It's Likely A Temporary Setback

For much of the fall, farmers were humming along. But winter weather in October has left combines quiet, and corn in limbo, John Lauritsen reports ().WCCO 4 News At 10 - Oct. 26, 2020

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Former CM Siddaramaiah visits flood-affected villages in Karnataka's Kalaburagi [Video]

Former CM Siddaramaiah visits flood-affected villages in Karnataka's Kalaburagi

Former chief minister of Karnataka, Siddaramaiah visited flood-affected villages in Kalaburagi on October 26. He visited Katti Sangavi area in Jewargi Taluk. Siddaramaiah also interacted with farmers..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:12Published
Things That Make You Say 'Hmm' About US Presidential Elections [Video]

Things That Make You Say 'Hmm' About US Presidential Elections

Presidential campaigns today seem to be massive, well-oiled machines. But that doesn't mean American election history is without its oddities. For example, the Farmers Almanac says President Zachary..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:39Published
Smriti Irani attacks Congress for opposing farm acts, hits out at Robert Vadra [Video]

Smriti Irani attacks Congress for opposing farm acts, hits out at Robert Vadra

BJP leader Smriti Irani launched a scathing attack on Congress and accused it of using farmers and their issues for its benefit. Comparing the previous Congress government at Centre with Prime Minister..

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EU agriculture reform pits farmers against environmentalists as CAP vote looms large over Brussels [Video]

EU agriculture reform pits farmers against environmentalists as CAP vote looms large over Brussels

The EU's Common Agricultural Policy represents the largest slice of the EU budget, and is currently subject to fierce battles between farmers and environmentalists as the bloc seeks to reform its..

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‘Sack my govt if you want’: Punjab CM hands over legislation against farm laws [Video]

‘Sack my govt if you want’: Punjab CM hands over legislation against farm laws

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh handed over to Governor the resolution passed against Centre’s farm laws. Singh said he doesn’t care if President’s rule is imposed or if his..

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Don't care about President's Rule, doing this for farmers: Punjab CM Amarinder [Video]

Don't care about President's Rule, doing this for farmers: Punjab CM Amarinder

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, Aam Aadmi Party MLA Harpal Singh Cheema and Shiromani Akali Dal leader Sharan Jit Singh Dhillon on October 20 handed over to Governor VP Singh Badnore the..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:56Published
TECH TUESDAY: Smart robotic farmers & NASA lands on asteroid [Video]

TECH TUESDAY: Smart robotic farmers & NASA lands on asteroid

Alex Steiniger shares the latest news in science and technology

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Iowa farmer undergoes innovative heart procedure [Video]

Iowa farmer undergoes innovative heart procedure

Iowa farmer undergoes innovative heart procedure

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Farmers to Families to give out boxes of food today [Video]

Farmers to Families to give out boxes of food today

Families from around the Tri-State can go to Clough Pike Baptist Church today to receive a free box of food from the USDA program Farmers to Families.

Credit: WCPO Cincinnati     Duration: 02:26Published
‘Not afraid to quit’:  Punjab CM moves bills to counter Centre’s farm laws [Video]

‘Not afraid to quit’: Punjab CM moves bills to counter Centre’s farm laws

The Punjab Assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed four bills and adopted a resolution against the Centre’s farm laws. The Bills were passed after an over five-hour discussion, in which BJP MLAs did..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:48Published
‘Not afraid to quit’: Punjab CM moves bills to counter Centre’s farm laws [Video]

‘Not afraid to quit’: Punjab CM moves bills to counter Centre’s farm laws

The Punjab Assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed four bills and adopted a resolution against the Centre’s farm laws. The Bills were passed after an over five-hour discussion, in which BJP MLAs did..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:48Published
Businesses in Ludhiana adversely affected due to ongoing 'rail roko' protest [Video]

Businesses in Ludhiana adversely affected due to ongoing 'rail roko' protest

Farmers 'Rail Roko' protests have impacted several industries in Punjab. Lots of shipping containers are stuck at dry port in Ludhiana. They are facing huge loss due 'Rail Roko' agitation by farmers...

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:55Published
Hogan Announces $10M Maryland Farmer COVID-19 Relief Program [Video]

Hogan Announces $10M Maryland Farmer COVID-19 Relief Program

Gov. Larry Hogan announced a new $10 million initiative to help Maryland farmers affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

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‘Solutions available, political will lacking’: Kejrwal on stubble burning [Video]

‘Solutions available, political will lacking’: Kejrwal on stubble burning

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said that the Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar should meet with Chief Minister of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana every month to find a..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 07:34Published
City of Trees challenge kicks off in Boise with a goal of planting 100,000 trees over the next ten years [Video]

City of Trees challenge kicks off in Boise with a goal of planting 100,000 trees over the next ten years

The City of Trees challenge features a long-term goal of planting 100,000 trees over the next ten years to combat climate change, increase the tree canopy and improving the quality of life in Boise.

Credit: Idaho On Your Side     Duration: 02:23Published
UK COVID-19 restrictions could mean a smaller turkey this Christmas [Video]

UK COVID-19 restrictions could mean a smaller turkey this Christmas

Restrictions on larger gatherings are leading UK turkey farmers to think small ahead of Christmas

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:15Published

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Scaled-back Thanksgiving plans leave turkey farmers in limbo

Many are planning smaller celebrations amid the pandemic, raising questions for the $4.3 billion turkey industry.
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Ostrich meat was supposed to be a 'gold mine' for farmers in Pakistan. The industry collapsed just as it was taking off.

Pakistan's climate is ideal for raising ostriches, and their meat is halal, making them a logical choice for farmers.
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Zimbabwe: 'Potholes' From the Past Help Drought-Hit Zimbabwean Farmers Save Water

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Bulawayo -- For 18 years, Thokozile Ncube has been planting her crops in manure-filled holes covered with straw - and every year, she grows enough to feed her family, as..
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How AI is helping Indian cotton farmers reduce pesticide use

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There are more than 5.8 million cotton farmers in India according to the country’s Textile Ministry. Every year, they face heavy losses due to pests attacking their crops. In 2017, farmers in the..
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Thanksgiving feast or famine? Turkey industry left to guess

For the turkey industry, this Thanksgiving is a guessing game. Millions of Americans are expected to have scaled-down celebrations amid the pandemic, heeding official warnings against travel and..
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Behind arhtiyas joining farmers’ stir: Fear of losing hundreds of crores in annual income


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Now all food grains to be packed in jute bags only; to benefit farmers in eastern states

The decision was taken at the Central Cabinet (CCEA) meeting held on Thursday under the leadership of PM Narendra Modi.
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Thailand: Protests Open New Divisions In Society – Analysis

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Thailand is currently engulfed by daily demonstrations by reform anti-junta student protesters across Bangkok and some of the provinces. Crowds of in excess of 20,000 students have been seen on the..
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Centre passes air quality ordinance: Rather than setting up commissions, suggest solutions for paddy stubble, reduce use of pesticides, say farmers


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Meeting discusses problems faced by tapioca farmers

A tripartite meeting of tapioca farmers, sagoserve industry units and district administration was held at the Collectorate here on Thursday.District C
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Farmfrnd to help farmers get a better deal

Mobile app will connect Kottayam farmers to local shopkeepers and buyers
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Broiler farmers find the going tough

Payment from contractors hardly enough to cover overheads, they say
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Subsidy to install micro-irrigation facility

Department of Agriculture has invited applications from farmers to put up micro irrigation facilities with subsidy in farms that do not have any irrig
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Adequate stock of seeds, fertilizers available in Pudukottai: Collector

The district administration has taken necessary steps to ensure that farmers received quality fertilizers on time without any interruption or delay, C
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Govt. makes packaging of food grains in jute bags mandatory

Decision to benefit about 4 lakh workers engaged in the jute sector along with thousands of farmers, says Prakash Javadekar
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New Holland Agriculture Announces 6-year Warranty on All Tractors

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*New Holland Agriculture*, one of the world's leading agriculture brands, recently announced a 6 years T-warranty (Transferable warranty) on all New Holland tractors in India. Considered to be the..
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Keshubhai Patel, former chief minister of Gujarat, passes away at 92

Former Gujarat chief minister and veteran BJP leader Keshubhai Patel passed away on Thursday at the age of 92. He had tested positive for *COVID-19* in September. According to reports, Keshubhai..
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Tobacco regulations: farmers urge Centre to seek their views

‘Illegal cigarette trade is a threat to livelihoods of ryots’
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Recover Rs 208 crore aid that ineligible farmers got: Government to Maharashtra


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In trial run, Delhi farmers see hope in PUSA stubble control tech


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LSD outbreak puts Wayanad dairy farmers in a fix

Poor availability of vaccine major concern
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