Latest News for: Bamboo farmers


St Thomas man to face court after illegal ammunition charge

Jamaica Observer 06 Feb 2023
Charged is Damion McKoy, otherwise called ‘Prezi’, a farmer of Bamboo Corner, Duckensfield in the parish ... McKoy left, returned with a handgun and pointed it at the man ... .

PM prioritising energy sector in NE: Union minister Puri

Your Story 24 Jan 2023
He also interacted with farmers who are supplying bamboo on a sustainable basis to Assam Bio-Refinery, the first of its kind 2G (second generation) Bio Refinery with bamboo biomass as feedstock, implemented by Numaligarh Refinery Limited.

PM prioritising energy sector in Northeast: Hardeep Singh Puri

The Telegraph India 23 Jan 2023
... up three bamboo nurseries that were signed on the occasion ... He also interacted with farmers who are supplying bamboo on a sustainable basis to Assam Bio-Refinery, the first of its kind 2G Bio Refinery with bamboo biomass as feedstock, implemented by Numaligarh Refinery Limited.

Son of soil Rohidas revels in front of home crowd

Hindustan Times 14 Jan 2023
The moment the emcee announced Amit Rohidas’ name, the crowd went berserk ... It was a special moment for Rohidas ... “It is a feeling I cannot describe ... Though passionate about the sport, his family could not afford a stick which led him to make a stick out of bamboo and play with his friends ... My farmer parents had to struggle a lot to make me play ... ....

Grassroots democracy and peoples’ alternative practices in Southeast Asia

Resilience 04 Jan 2023
This is amplifying their local wisdom of cooperation based on the most common system called beras perelek, in which a farmer saves a cup of rice a week in a bamboo tube that is later collected by the community to help others or sell the accumulated rice savings to purchase communal facilities.

African-American Diaspora Engagement at the Core of US-African Relations in Multipolar World

GlobalResearch 04 Jan 2023
For example, Abel Hailegiorgis from Ethiopia has a company building bicycles and wheelchairs from bamboo, which is stronger than steel – sustaining the planet, supporting local farmers and local manufacturers ... made by small farmers in the region to markets in the United States.

Bambrew founder in bamboo sector development panel

Business Line 19 Dec 2022
Vaibhav Anant, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bambrew (a solution provider of sustainable packaging as an alternative to single-use plastic) has been inducted as an advisor to the Bamboo Sector Development Committee by the Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.

China’s return to wildlife farming ‘a risk to global health and biodiversity’

The Observer 15 Dec 2022
China appears to be weakening its post-Covid restrictions on the farming of wildlife such as porcupines, civets and bamboo rats, which raises a new risk to public health and biodiversity, warn NGOs and experts ... Song Wan, a former bamboo rat farmer from Hunan province, suffered huge losses from the abrupt ban on wildlife farming.

New Life for an Old Farm on Cedar Street

The East Hampton Star 08 Dec 2022
The town’s guidelines allowed for the small house on the property to be used for farmer-operated or farmer-managed housing ... Their map also indicates that they would remove non-native bamboo from the land ... Collins also said they would ply their produce at local farmers markets and sell to local businesses and restaurants.

DPDC ‘no’ to bamboo as building material at eco-tourism projects

The Times of India 05 Dec 2022
Joshi said such an apathetic attitude may reflect on bamboo farmers and entrepreneurs will take to the streets and revolt against the district authorities and DPDC members for being blind in this regard.

Good Roll launches bamboo T-roll in Ghana

Joy Online 05 Dec 2022
The factory has about 200 farmers who as their major suppliers of bamboo and these bamboos are harvested on their farms ... also supplies them with over 200,000 bamboo seedlings which are being given back to the farmers to replant which is harvested in the next six month or one year.

At a pizza party for mental health, farmers find community amid stress

Finger Lakes Times 28 Nov 2022
The flames burning in a wood-fired oven on an October Thursday served as that gathering place — a spot to cultivate community at a program for farmers and farmworkers ... Climate change threatens farmers' and farmworkers' livelihoods ... Unlike most of her peers, Anne Schwartz, who produces bamboo and organic foods in Skagit, is a first-generation farmer.

Tiny traditional houses provide cultural model

Vietnam News 27 Nov 2022
To teach future generations about the symbolic meaning of the traditional house, an artisan in Plei Kte Village in the central province of Gia Lai has weaved many miniature communal houses from bamboo wicker ... Nhiêu learned how to use bamboo to make household wicker utensils from his father when he was 13 and has been pursuing the craft ever since.

15-Year-Old Govt Vehicles Will Be Scrapped: Gadkari

Kashmir Observer 26 Nov 2022
Our roads in villages, districts, states and national highways would be made of bitumen using rice straw produced by farmers,” he said ... “Bamboos will be cultivated on wastelands, from which bioethanol will be produced. Our farmers will not only remain food providers, but they will be energy providers as well,” Gadkari said ... .

Ethanol pumps will be installed across India soon: Nitin Gadkari

Hindustan Times 26 Nov 2022
Union minister of road, transport and highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday said the day may not be far when bikes, auto-rickshaws and cars would completely run on ethanol across the country ... Also Read ... Also Read ... “With the bio-bitumen plant, the farmers will be contributing to building roads. Indian Oil will also be making ethanol out of bamboo ... ....

Most Viewed

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken meets with U.S. Ambassador to Russia Lynne M. Tracy at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on January 12, 2023.
Public Domain / Freddie Everett
FILE - An FBI seal is seen on a wall on Aug. 10, 2022, in Omaha, Neb.
AP / Charlie Neibergall, File
Security Service of Ukraine - SBU Alpha Group operators
Creative Commons /