Legislation that diverted water away from California’s central farmlands into San Francisco Bay was intended to protect the delta smelt, a small minnow-like fish. Instead, the fish face extinction, much like the farmers of the region.
Mr Rajendrasingh of India Rajesthan win an award of Stockholm water prize for his work for drinking water in Rajesthan at first.Groundwater had been sucked dry by farmers, and as water disappeared, crops failed, rivers, forests and wildlife disappeared and people left for the towns.
If one becomes a regular customer in a market stall, one will get the best produce and if need be, the seller will grant us credit when need be, because we're one of his customers.
We should have never let the small farmers to abandon their farms and land and what has always been traditional and good agriculture.
Let's give Syriza a chance to see how they do it, but this European country can't continue being a slave of the financial markets that are leading the population to suicide.
This post has been written about the country way of life before the land enclosure laws enforced in the late eighteenth century. This part of our history is not well documented. This era is a passion of mine as the lands were free and opened there were many more plants and flowers, ma...
The Shades of Death Road has long been a mystery to the locals, as well as the many unsuspecting people that have traveled along the deep country road and have heard the eerie noises that mimic blood curdling screams, cries of anguish and even growling. Unexplained anomalies are no st...
Thoughts on a publication once widely read in rural Newfoundland.
EU and giant farmers body in joint efforts to enhance policy dialogue and food security
What a wet winter it was, but not so cold in England. Is Spring arriving, or should we keep our woolies on? Can the weather man really know? Read on to find out more
This article was written by Uthrania Seila Sentana-Ries-Cortez in the early years of 2000 and then as now she addresses the predicament of Canadian farmers and grain producers vis-a-vis the system being practiced by the government to their detriment and that of the consumers. - Jam...
Frances du Toit, the wife of Wynand, tells of their experiences in the Congo where they came with a group of farmers from South Africa at the invitation of the Congolese government.
Can the United Nations help South Africans stop farm murders? Afriforum will be presenting a petition as supporting evidence to a report on farm murders, which will be submitted to the UN Forum For Minority Issues in November this year.
The listing of the necessary planning, equipment, and supplies for the long day in the open field is a little complicated, along with being out there alone and maybe faced with repairs and no one else there to help.
The plight of this small child should not be happening today, however it is happening in the cities and countryside of America. It is not always possible to detect a child that is being used as a slave. Recognize the fact that they usually do not attend school. You only see them in th...
Everyone becomes greedy when talking about land issue. Farmers are also like other people who are earning for money in order to survive.
This page describes my life on a small farm in Gilmer County West Virginia USA.
The Indian politics need correction in planning future strategies to reduce farm suicides. Farmers and the people under certain levels are compelled to commit suicide due to inflation and high input and crop failure at farm level.
Cavendish Banana industry suffers a lot in Davao Region in terms of markets, maintain their farm to help many families, many individuals loss their job, and the interrelated businesses. Government should find some way to help to this dilemma to solve before its too late.
The village of Plain City, Ohio is not as boring as it may look. Here is a list of things to do in the small town of Plain City, Ohio.
I have enjoyed my college life to the maximum along with my friends as i also had big number of friends during those college day's
Farmers are the base of our worry-free lives. Our first and most important need in life – food is obtained because of them. But, most people in the society do not try to understand their importance or are completely unaware. This article is about some aspects of the lives of farmers...
All about Cheeses from across the fair British Isles, the various types of Cheeses from cows and sheep and goats and ewes!!! HRH Prince Charles visit, Organic Farm Shoppes and so much more...
This article is an outcome of the inspiration I got from reading Sheila Newton's article 'What is it Like to Own a Cat?' that was written for "Mark's February Factual Writing Challenge". I never thought I could write about pets. I was thinking this "pets business" was not my forte. ...
The events that lead to The Great Depression and how they compare to the recent recession