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2013-12-18 13:19:02

Trauma of forced displacement alleviated by house-beautification From the Holocaust to the Cambodian Civil War to the Somali refugee crisis, the past century has been rife with mass forced migrations. According to a recent study by the UN Refugee Agency, over 42 million people worldwide are currently displaced from their homes. When it comes time to rebuild, these victims of home-destruction, or “domicide,” are often given only the bare essentials and told to make do. That is...

2013-12-12 23:01:10

Courage to Connect New Jersey urges the passage of a companion bill in assembly during lame-duck period. Trenton, NJ (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 The Senate Committee of Community and Urban Affairs today passed legislation that would simplify the municipal consolidation process, while adding flexibility to the 2007 Local Option Municipal Consolidation law. It is now hoped that Senate Bill 2679, sponsored by Sen. Robert Gordon (D-Fair Lawn), would go to the floor for a full Senate vote....

2013-12-07 23:02:07

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Global Digital Economy - E-Health, E-Government and E-Education Essential to the Future” to its database. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/global-digital-economy-e-health-e-government-and-e-education-essential-to-the-future. Albany, NY (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 Global Digital Economy - E-Health, E-Government and E-Education Essential to the Future Technology developments now shape the future for...

2013-12-03 23:29:57

Antiaging Medicine and Research will highlight the issue of "Aging Youth ", in addition to Obesity, Hormone imbalances, Skin Care, Aesthetics and Stress Management in its upcoming 5th Anti-aging conference "INDOMEDICON" to be held on 14-16th, Feb 2014 at Hotel Holiday Inn, Mumbai, India, says Dr.Deepak Chaturvedi, the President of "Indomedicon". Mumbai ,India (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 In their current fast pacing and stressful lives, people are aging faster....

2013-11-29 23:23:12

In this inspiring and informative guide, aimed at both aspiring and experienced urban farmers alike, Peterson explores some of the surprising places one can start a garden, grow your own healthy food and build an Urban Farm Lifestyle. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 What do windowsills, fire escapes, and rooftops have in common? They are all urban gardens just waiting to happen! Grow Wherever You Go! is a newly-released guide written by urban farmer Greg Peterson that aims to...

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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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