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EnerGaia Creator Launches Kickstarter Campaign

LogoEnerGaia has developed a method of creating purifying urban farms that consume carbon dioxide and produce fresh Spirulina foods for consumption by a large population.  "We make cities healthier," notes EnerGaia's creator, Saumil Shah.  Now, Saumil has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds to establish these urban farms quickly to provide food and beauty products to a rapidly-growing population.

Natural Animal Repellent Offers Homeowners and Gardeners a Green Solution

LogoRetailers in the home-and-garden and farm markets are between a rock and a hard place these days when it comes to their customers' pest animal problems. Pest animals and rodents are constantly taking up residence in gardens and homes, but homeowners are rejecting traditional animal repellent products that contain toxic ingredients. Retailers need to stock effective solutions, but also provide for the growing request for natural repellent products.

Ameropa Protects Its Investments in Russia Threatened by Illegal Raider Attacks

LogoAmeropa, a Switzerland based grains and fertilizer company, who holds a minority stake in the Russian fertilizer company Togliatti Azot has filed a claim with the Government of the Russian Federation for damages caused to their investments by a series violations of Russian and international law.

Fall Planting Bare Root Trees and Shrubs Saves on Time and Care announces fall planting season for home gardeners and homeowners who are looking to add to their landscape with shade trees and flowering shrubs.

W.P. Law, Inc. Announces New Hire, Sean Miller

LogoFlip Law, CFO of W.P. Law, Inc. announced that Sean Miller has joined the W.P. Law, Inc. team in the role of Controller. In this position, his responsibilities will include the overseeing of accounting, planning, and budgeting of the company while also handling insurance and banking. Miller was brought on board to provide a fresh perspective and to assist with the streamlining of W.P. Law's procedures and policies.

TriState Forestry Equipment Offers Free Shipping

TriState Forestry Equipment is the go-to place for anyone looking for high-quality used forestry equipment, like stump grinders and bucket trucks, for sale. The company specializes in providing their customers with a wide variety of options for bucket trucks, chipper trucks, brush chippers, stump grinders, grapple trucks, log trucks and more. They hand-pick and carefully inspect and refurbish all items on sale, which ensures their clients don't have to worry about the quality or condition of the used equipment they're buying.

Alpacas – A Livestock Business

LogoRecently, alpacas have been featured on national television shows, in commercials for a variety of products and services and in numerous news stories around the country.

Scott Tucker Breaks Ground at Apple Orchard

Fitness Life Stories will feature the new Scott Tucker apple orchard in an upcoming article within their "Local Farms" series. Planting and construction of Tucker's property will begin with a ground breaking ceremony at the end of this month.

'Agrihood' Popularity in the US Means Big Things for British Hydroponics: Grow World Comments

A number of keen suburban plant-growers in the US are making the most of sustainable growing in the form of 'agrihoods'. This is a method of food production which involves a neighbourhood working together to provide farm-to-table living. It prioritises co-operation and dedication to sustainable farming techniques. Although 'agrihoods' are workable in rural or open areas, some of the technologies and methods they use can still be utilised in smaller spaces. One way of doing this is through compact hydroponics systems; allowing people to 'farm' their own crops and plants without soil – and this can be brought indoors too! Sustainable, resource-light ways of growing are evidently popular; with hydroponics using up to 90% less water than soil systems.

Thuja Green Giant Evergreen Trees Are the Newest Favorite Shade Trees at Greenwood Nursery shares the latest tip on shade trees that they are sharing with their new homeowner customers on using Thuja Green Giant Evergreen Trees. With smaller lots creating limited yard spaces in many new home developments, homeowners rarely have the space for planting traditional shade trees. With crowded backyards often as narrow as 20 to 25 feet wide, utilizing the open space for children's play, yard games, and gardening becomes priority.

Organic Fodder from Fodder Carli Records Faster Growth in Horses and Rabbits

The current market has witnessed a marked rise in the demand for alfalfa as well as dehydrated forage. As a result, leading suppliers for such products like those of the Fodder Carli online store has become a leader in the supplying chain.

Truck1 Makes It Possible to Trade Used Trucks All over the World

LogoBuying or selling a truck may become a challenging and tiresome process, which will take both time and effort. This is especially true if this is the first deal a person makes in life. With Truck1, this will not be a problem anymore, because the company has years of experience in this business.

8 Best Shade Trees Any One Can Grow According to Greenwood Nursery

Naming the top 8 best shade trees can be a trying task, but looking at fast growth rate, longevity and beauty, the best shade trees shine above all the rest. The enjoyments that shade trees provide are priceless. Besides being energy efficient, they create the picture of sitting in the shade on warm summer afternoons savoring the breeze sipping on lemonade. But, shade trees also protect your house from the hot summer sun. And, even though deciduous, their branching helps to protect from the winter winds.

Environmental Policy Committee Update – Liquid Fertiliser Tanks Could Help People Comply

Ulster farmers are being made aware of new changes to The Ulster Farmers' Union Environmental Policy which include the better management of liquid fertiliser. Peterborough-based Enduramaxx is helping farmers throughout the UK to store liquid fertiliser safely and securely, along with all other agricultural liquids and chemicals.

Cone Bottom Tanks and Rainwater Harvesting to Counter Environmental Regulation Charging Scheme Increases

As the NFU Scotland slams proposals from Environmental Regulation (Scotland) Charging Scheme, some of the worst hit by the price hikes are poultry and pig farmers. Peterborough-based plastic water tank specialist, Enduramaxx, helps farmers to minimise their wastewater expenditure and to make additional savings through rainwater harvesting.

CASE Implements Hydroponics to Tackle Drought in Jamaica: One Stop Grow Shop Comments

UK hydroponics company, One Stop Grow Shop, have recently commented on how the College of Agriculture, Science and Education (CASE) have tackled the drought in Jamaica with the use of hydroponics.

Slavic Beauty Introduces New Products: Electric Butter Churn and Milking Systems for Cows and Goats

Slavic Beauty is a highly reputable and well established dairy equipment online seller that offers a range of cream separators, butter churns, mini milk labs and more. Dairy Equipment for small farms and homesteaders combine trustable quality with affordable prices. Recently the company Slavic Beauty added new products to their offerings: an electric butter churn 40l/10.5 gal and 55l/15.5 gal and milking systems for cows and goats (systems for sheep available upon request). The company is highly trusted and favored in US as well as all over the world.

Trade Tested Introduces New Range of Chicken Coops to Help Keep Fowl Happy

The backyard is a family's personal territory, there to be customized and utilized as they will. For many this presents an exciting opportunity, and whether creating a tree house for children or growing a small crop of vegetables on a plot, Australians love to make the most of their outdoor space. Owning chickens is a gift that keeps on giving, with fresh eggs most mornings and fresh meat at the end of the season. Trade Tested is encouraging more Australians to take up chicken ownership by stocking a wide range of new chicken coops, in an effort to keep them comfortable and protected.

Yeboah International Farms Seeks Funding Support via Indiegogo for Food Production and Employment in Ghana

LogoYeboah International Farms has over 6000 acres of prime farm land in Ghana, a country with several weather ecosystems. As a result, the farm is able to increase their output by extending their growing season beyond normal. They have earmarked hundred and two hundred acres of their land for cultivating cashew nut and mango respectively. With an updated technology, Yeboah International Farms plans to plant at least six thousand bags of maize every single year.

Four-Point Plan to Improve Irrigation Efficiency Suggested

LogoWith severe drought suddenly returning to central Texas, those who rely on crop growing for a living—and the economy that depends on those crops as well—may suffer. As the upper layers of soil dry and crops being to take a turn for the worst, effective farming and irrigation methods must be employed. And for cotton growers, the practice requires an effective irrigation system that's designed to conserve water. At the recent Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Fort Cobb, Jim Bordovsky, Texas AgriLife Irrigation Research Engineer proposed a four-point plan to improve irrigation efficiency.

Now Is the Time to Check the Health of Your Fall Outdoor Power Equipment

LogoAccording to the outdoor power equipment experts at Do-Cut Sales & Service, now is the perfect time to check the health and safety of fall outdoor power equipment. It's advisable to size up the yard and assess how to dispose of leaves. Can the leaves be blown into the woods or a ravine, or must they be bagged and placed curbside? The answer will help determine the type of equipment needed to handle the task.

Global Salmon Initiative Issues Tender for New Sources of Omega-3 Feed Oils

The Global Salmon Initiative, a group representing many of the world's top Salmon Farming operations, issued a tender for new sources of oils rich in omega-3 to be used in salmon feed. With 84% of the world's oceanic fisheries already at capacity, over-utilized, or outright exhausted, Farmed Salmon are an increasingly important source of food for the growing global population. The Global Salmon Initiative's new worldwide tender for novel oils rich in omega-3 will help ensure that salmon farmers have the feed needed to keep up with growing demand for their output.

Joseph Bentley Carbon Steel Border Spade from Little Garden Company at Unbeatable Prices

LogoA garden or lawn in the house not only increases the aesthetic value of the house but also creates hearty vibes in the environment. In order to enjoy a fascinating little garden, it is essential to clean and maintain it carefully. To cater to this requirement, Little Garden Company is now offering Joseph Bentley Carbon Steel Border Spade for sale. Previously available for £19.99, people can now get this spade for £9.99. 100% FSC approved, this spade is designed for general cultivation. The spade is featured with robust carbon steel blade which helps people in doing their work in the garden more efficiently.

TriState Forestry Equipment Offers Free Flight Into Philadelphia for Customers to Inspect Their Vehicles

TriState Forestry Equipment sells high-quality used forestry equipment and trucks, such as wood chippers, grapple trucks, bucket trucks and skid loaders, to all 50 states. The company is also able to assist international companies interested in their equipment with exports, and have had extensive experience selling and shipping to Canada, and as far away as Australia. Customers can view their vast inventory online and the distributor is always happy to take calls and provide details on any equipment in their fleet. As one of the most trusted names in the used forestry and logging equipment industry, the company guarantees that every vehicle on their lot is inspected by an ISA Certified Arborist to ensure it meets the strictest standards of performance and safety. As a testament to their customer service commitment, TriState Forestry Equipment also offers a free one-way ticket into Philadelphia International Airport, for any out-of-state customers who would like to inspect the company's vehicles.

Cone Bottom Tanks at the Ready as Another Bumper Apple Harvest Approaches

Although slightly less impressive than last year, the UK is expecting another bumper apple harvest. Coupled with the growing popularity of cider beverages, more and more cider producers are expected to enter the market over the coming year. Peterborough-based Enduramaxx enables organisations of all sizes to produce their own ciders, thanks to its range of cone bottom tanks.