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April 17, 2014 Rising World Food Prices Spell Trouble for Biofuels
The Motley Fool - American biofuel companies reliant on domestic corn and oilseeds along with advanced biofuel companies reliant on sugar may both be challenged by the March rise in the îFood and Agriculture Organization of...
April 17, 2014 Five things about: Earth DaySource: News-Press
Earth Day is April 22, and the spirit of the day is especially strong in Southwest Florida, where residents and tourists are blessed with beautiful beaches, enchanting green vistas even in the darkest months of winter, swamps...
April 17, 2014 Earth Day 2014Source: Portland Tribune
Our orbiting rock gets its own celebration — a birthday, of sorts, although Earth Day doesn’t have roots in the Big Bang. Environmentally conscious folks are behind Earth Day, which lands on April 22 every year (Tuesday, this...
April 17, 2014 Poll: 88 percent of Californians say there is 'a serious water shortage' in the stateSource: Mercury News
Nearly nine out of 10 Californians say the state is suffering from a “serious water shortage,” according to a new poll that confirms widespread concern over the lack of rain, diminished Sierra snowpack and low reservoir levels...
The European Commission will hold three meetings this summer on how to ensure the bloc's industries can compete in global markets while meeting goals to cut greenhouse gas emissions, it said on Wednesday. The meetings aim to...
April 17, 2014 Project Promises Better Food Safety in EuropeSource: The Pig Site
EU - The PROMISE project, set up in 2012, aims to improve food safety across the EU using a scientific approach focusing on microbiological risks and their mitigation.
April 17, 2014 Radioactive Waste Booms With Fracking as New Rules MulledSource: Bloomberg
Oilfields are spinning off thousands of tons of low-level radioactive trash as the U.S. drilling boom leads to a surge in illegal dumping and states debate how much landfills can safely take. State regulators are caught between...
The Christian Post - A number of organizations continue speaking out about the urgent need to address climate change, however, with îThe Climate Groupî, which hosted the Climate Week conference in New York in...
theguardian.com - This week the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî (IPCC) confirmed what 99.9% of those who work on environmental issues already knew: we need to change something pretty drastic if we want to...
April 16, 2014 US company recalls 8.7 million pounds of meat
Medical Xpress - That's just over a year's worth of meat products processed by Rancho Feeding Corp., which has been under scrutiny by the USDA îFood Safety and Inspection Serviceî. The agency said that without full...
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