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The More, the Merrier, the Better in GTD PRO in The Rolex 24 At DAYTONA

Excitement is building for a new class with 13 entries, 8 manufacturers on a 0.356 mile tri-oval road course this weekend at the Roar before the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA presented by INX DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 21, 2022) – There are plenty of reasons to be delighted that the new GTD PRO class has […]

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Curtis Applauds Unanimous Pass for Construction of Bonneville Coastal Trail at Natural Resources Committee

washington d.c. –Today, Rep. John Curtis (UT-03) applauded the unanimous bipartisan passage of the Bonneville Coastal Path Advancement Act through the House Natural Resources Committee. “I am pleased to see a bipartisan group of my colleagues unanimously supporting the construction of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail,” said Rep. Curtis. “This bill strikes the right balance between […]

Soil and water

How the research project aims to improve the use of phosphate on farms

A research project investigating the role of phosphorus (P) in the UK food system has identified huge inefficiencies in its use, with a total of 138,000 tonnes of P going unused, wasted or lost each year in 2018. One of the three key areas associated with this loss was over-application of phosphorus, which results in […]

Water conservation

Virtual rally to save GSL held just before 2022 legislative session

January 20, 2022 at 5:27 p.m. Mmore than 400 people joined a virtual rally on Saturday afternoon to talk about the shrinking Great Salt Lake just before the 2022 legislative session. The event was originally scheduled to take place in person at the Utah State Capitol but, due to the growing number of coronavirus cases, […]

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The world bought more champagne than ever last year

The Comité Champagne, a trade association representing more than 16,000 winemakers and 320 champagne houses, said on Wednesday that France exported a record 180 million bottles of champagne in 2021, a 38% increase on the last year. Global champagne sales also hit a record 5.5 billion euros ($6.2 billion). The Champagne Committee said total shipments […]

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Venus Metals and Rox Resources Increase Gold Resource to 3 Moz at Youanmi

Youanmi’s global mineral resource increased by 1.34 Moz to 3 Moz. Perth-based explorer Venus Metals Corporation (ASX:VMC) and joint venture partner Rox Resources (ASX:RXL) have announced a 156% increase in the mineral resource estimate of the Youanmi Deeps prospect at the gold project. Younami in Western Australia. The new estimate (including Indicated and Inferred categories) […]

Soil and water

Johnson City could spend $200,000 to fix neighborhood water problem

Johnson City Village Council has approved emergency work to replace an outdated water main. Trustees voted Tuesday night to authorize the expenditure of $200,000 of village water to fix a lingering problem in a North Side neighborhood. Johnson City Utilities Manager Joshua Holland said sediment has accumulated over the years on a section of water […]

Water conservation

Turning cover crops into a family business

On their farm in Miami County, Indiana, soil health and conservation are top priorities for Jon Reese and his daughter, Sarah Hanes. Reese started using cover crops almost 25 years ago. This passion has led to more than just using cover crops on their own farm. The father-daughter team continued to learn more about them. […]

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‘We really thought he was going to change the world’: Devastated family mourn ‘wonderful’ two-year-old son Zach as they raise thousands for charity’s Sensory Room

‘Wonderful’ Zach Keay died suddenly on December 8 and his ‘deprived’ family – mum Caroline, dad Vince, sister Freya and brother Matthew – are still awaiting answers about his death. Caroline, 41, said: “He made his family the proudest person on the planet, we had the honor of being his parents and we will ensure […]

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MISO Resource Adequacy Proposals Receive Mixed Reviews from States, Utilities, and Experienced Users

Diving Brief: Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) proposals designed to ensure it has sufficient power supply in its footprint are receiving mixed reviews from states, utilities, large energy users and renewable energy advocates in comments filed Friday with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Responding to a changing energy mix, MISO proposed in November requiring market […]