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Commission proposes new EU framework to decarbonize gas markets, promote hydrogen and reduce methane emissions

The Commission has adopted a number of legislative proposals to decarbonise the EU gas market by facilitating the uptake of renewable and low-carbon gases, including hydrogen, and to ensure energy security for all citizens of Europe. The Commission is also following the EU Methane Strategy and its international commitments with proposals to reduce methane emissions […]

Here are the economic benefits of hydroponic farming, but starting out will cost you

(Getty) Hydroponic farming is growing in popularity and could be worthwhile for entrepreneurs in the agricultural sector. Although expensive to start with, hydroponic farming has many economic benefits when done properly. Hydroponics requires that products be grown in a controlled environment, which means that farmers grow year round, harvest about four times a year, and […]

Serving up good food and fun for 20 years

HONOLULU (KHON2) – For more than 19 years, Tikis Grill and Bar served great food, live music and great fun seven days a week. You did this with a front row seat for near perfect vision. “Beautiful sunsets every night of the week,” said Bill Tobin, owner of Tiki’s Grill and Bar. Unless the clouds […]

Completed Redwood Genome Sequence Reveals Genes for Climate Adaptation and Offers Insights into Genetic Basis for Survival

Multi-year efforts funded by Save the Redwoods League provide the science behind us to better understand redwood’s responses to climate change and pathogens San Francisco, California –News Direct – Save the Redwoods League Save the Redwoods League, University of California, Davis, Johns Hopkins University, University of Connecticut, and Northern Arizona University today announced new research […]

Successful Farming Christmas Covers from the early 1900s

Browsing through historical issues of the magazine “Successful Agriculture” gives us an insight into the life of farming families and into the past Christmas season. Take some time to look at the details in each of these works of art from 1910 to 1945. What will readers think 100 years from now when they see […]

Popular Foods Wrecking Your Gut Health, Says Science — Eat This Not That

Your gut health is vital to many other areas of health. In fact, poor gut health can even lead to psychological effects such as an increased likelihood of anxiety or depression. This is why it is so important to take care of your gut so that you can lead a healthy and balanced life. But […]

‘Surviving the Survival’ of Living Through a Shooting

What You Should Know Today A photo essay documents the scars that gun violence leaves on the surviving victims. As of 2015, about 75 percent of the nearly 11,000 people shot in Philadelphia have survived their injuries. In the third installment in a series that explores the challenges of survival after a shootout, the Philadelphia […]

Iraq’s water crisis leaves farming families reliant on food aid, NGO warns

Persistent water shortages and drought in Iraq are likely to destroy the coming harvest, a leading aid organization warned on Thursday. The Norwegian Refugee Council said that one in two families in drought-stricken regions needed food aid due to the drought, while one in five did not have enough to feed all family members. The […]

One in two families in drought-affected Iraq need food assistance

It shows that every second family in drought-affected regions is dependent on food aid because of the drought, while every fifth family does not have enough food for all family members. Communities across Iraq are facing significant losses in their crops, livestock and income. Children eat less and farmers and displaced people are hardest hit. […]

Lancers throttle Preppers to reclaim advantage in rivalry | Schools

The Battle of SOM Center had recently evolved in favor of the University School’s basketball team. The Gilmour Lancers rekindled the rivalry by defeating the Preppers 88-60 last Friday night in Hunting Valley. When they entered the competition, the University School had a three-game winning streak against Gilmour. “It’s never easy to take on a […]