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2015-05-22 12:26:18

The Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC) this week published it first interactive data dashboard featuring healthy lifestyle statistics derived from CRHC's Health Awareness for Rural Communities (HARC)

2015-05-21 23:08:56

New tools allow farmers a great deal of efficiency... (PRWEB) May 21, 2015 Farm land throughout the United States is experiencing some changes, as over

2015-05-20 12:31:19

TICKER SYMBOL(NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) WINDSOR, QC, May 20, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) is proud to announce that in recent weeks its Windsor

2015-05-20 12:31:14

SAN FRANCISCO, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) has been a catalyst for the remarkable recovery in San Francisco since the Great Recession and

2015-05-19 08:39:53

NEW YORK, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Spinal Association and disability advocates from its national chapter

2015-05-13 20:24:25

BERKELEY, Calif., May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2015 National Bike Challenge in partnership with The City of Berkeley, The Berkeley Bike Station, East Bay Bicycle Coalition is excited

2015-05-12 23:00:40

Kind LED grow lights are now being used in vertical farming applications.

2015-05-08 08:28:00

OULU, Finland, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Digitalization and emerging technologies such as 5G networks promise to radically transform today's cities, but there is one

2015-05-04 08:32:00

Nonprofit Farm Leads the Way in Training Organic Dairy Farmers FREEPORT, Maine, May.

2015-04-29 23:09:02

Custom Quality Theaters in Boulder, CO, just reached their 15-year business anniversary serving Colorado homeowners with high-end custom home theaters, media rooms, music rooms, and are celebrating


Latest Human geography Reference Libraries

Integrated farming
2013-09-20 13:33:38

Integrated farming is the practice of growing crops and raising livestock simultaneously. Integrated farming is diversification at its best. One intense example of integrated farming can be found in China where fish farming has been integrated with raising livestock, along with growing agricultural crops, such as vegetables. Other examples of integrated farming include using pigs to clear fields of rocks and roots prior to planting a crop. Poultry is used to clean up rotten fruit and...

Hill Farming
2013-08-05 10:40:24

Hill farming is a particular piece of land for grazing sheep and cattle. This form of farming is used particularly by the farmers of the UK in the higher elevations. Farmers do not have access to winter fodder for the cattle; therefore, sheep farms are typical for such areas. Due to this restricted access, farmers move the herds to lower elevations for feeding. These specific farms are found in the North and South-Western areas of England, as well as the highlands of Scotland. The harsh...

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Word of the Day
chomage
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]
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