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SC allows CDA to cut wild mulberry trees only

The News International 05 Mar 2024
The CDA deputy director general said that during the establishment of Islamabad, mulberry seeds were brought from China and thrown in the city by plane, adding that environment-friendly trees were being planted instead of mulberry.

Detroit mayor kicks off final phase of Packard Plant demolition

Detroit Free Press 04 Mar 2024
The city will in coming months start soliciting proposals for redeveloping the post-demolition Packard Plant site, Duggan said, presumably for auto supplier operations, given its proximity to General ...

PHA opens flower shop

The News International 04 Mar 2024
According to the spokesperson, the department, under its incumbent director general, has gone on an aggressive plantation drive, planting over half a million saplings throughout the city in the past calendar year alone.

The Rest of River cleanup will begin on a Pittsfield stretch of the Housatonic. What ...

The Berkshire Eagle 04 Mar 2024
Cleanup already has been completed on the most heavily contaminated stretch of the river — a 2 mile stretch from the former General Electric Power Transformer plant to Fred Garner River Park ... General Electric submitted a revised for Reach 5A on Jan.

Potato charms: people throughout history have kept and even stolen wrinkly old vegetables for their health

The Conversation 04 Mar 2024
By the 16th century, herbalist John Gerard’s Herball or General Historie of Plants related the legend that if one pulled it from the ground, the root would scream, killing anyone who heard it (possibly a result of a couple of bad trips).

The 1 Place You Should Never Ever Store Your Perfume

Huffington Post 04 Mar 2024
7) Plants. I did a double take too ― but it’s more specific plants that can’t weather the windowsill than all plants in general ... this from happening by rotating the plants and closing any blinds.”.

This Lithium Mine May Launch the U.S. to Battery Dominance

The Daily Beast 04 Mar 2024
The $1.8-billion Hell’s Kitchen lithium-geothermal project, which will use CTR’s lithium extraction plant and Lilac’s ion-exchange technology, will potentially reduce dependency on lithium imports and fuel the growth of electric vehicles​​.

After years of rapid growth, California’s almond industry struggles amid low prices

The Los Angeles Times 04 Mar 2024
... and plant other crops ... And certainly the fear is that Trinitas is the tip of the iceberg,” said Jake Wenger, general manager of the Salida Hulling Assn., which runs an almond-hulling plant in Modesto.


This Day 04 Mar 2024
The seed for the project was planted in the early 2000s when Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, current director-general of the World Trade Organization, then Finance Minister under Obasanjo invited her old boss ...

A Stroll Through the Garden: The wisdom behind mosses as an alternative to lawns

Mansfield News Journal 04 Mar 2024
Mosses are small, non-vascular, flowerless plants that are in the unusual Bryophyta division ... Moss leaves are generally one cell thick and not a sophisticated way of conducting water or nutrients into the plant.

CM Nitish Kumar releases draft report on strategies for reduction of carbon emission in Bihar

Indian Express 04 Mar 2024
The document stated that the net-zero emission pathway for Bihar calls for a significant phase-down of coal-based thermal power plants in favour of renewable energy.

Opinion: A Chinese Hacker’s Leak Reveals a Growing Threat

Market Watch 04 Mar 2024
Sensors and control devices in everything from traffic signals to valves in chemical plants generally have weaker cybersecurity than information and communications systems, and the PRC has already ...

Why Florida doesn’t have wind energy, but lawmakers want to curb it anyway

Hastings Tribune 04 Mar 2024
The offshore wind restrictions are at the heart of that debate ... Other major players in wind energy in Florida include General Electric, which has a manufacturing plant in Pensacola, as well as NextEra, Florida Power & Light’s parent company ... .

A last look this year’s All-America Selections winners

The Argus Press 03 Mar 2024
Plant breeders submit their newest varieties for a rigorous trialing and evaluation process, designed to determine the best, truly improved varieties for home gardens across the United States.