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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 ... ....

Bikes with flex engine made on my insistence, major brand ethanol cars soon: Gadkari

The Times of India 26 Nov 2022
Nagpur ... Flex engines run both on petroleum and alternate fuels. The expo patronized by Gadkari was inaugurated on Friday ... Soon there would be ethanol pumps at various locations,” he said ... With the bio-bitumen plant, the farmers will be contributing in building roads,” he said. IOC will also be making ethanol out of bamboo, he said ... Start a Conversation. .

15-year-old govt vehicles will be scrapped: Nitin Gadkari

The Telegraph India 25 Nov 2022
Our roads in villages, districts, states and national highways would be made of bitumen using rice straw produced by farmers," he said.Gadkari also talked about one more project by Indian Oil in Assam where bioethanol will be produced. "Bamboos will be cultivated on wastelands, from which bioethanol will be produced.

Mizzou's Eli Drinkwitz on play-calling, transfer portal 'madhouse,' program's trajectory

Mesabi Daily News 21 Nov 2022
COLUMBIA, Mo ... Three major issues surfaced ... Here’s what he had to say on each topic..First, play-calling ... • Next, the portal. On Dec ... Then he discussed the transfer portal phenomenon in terms of bamboo, farming and the Greatest Generation. Drinkwitz’s father-in-law is a farmer. He noted that farmers "don't plant a seed and it grows the next day." ... .

Uttar Pradesh: Villagers risk lives to cross river on bamboo bridge in Baghpat

The Times of India 16 Nov 2022
MEERUT. At least 300 farmers are forced to do the precarious balancing act on a makeshift bridge made of a few timber and bamboo logs every time they cross the Krishna, tributary of Yamuna, passing through Rehtana village in UP's district ... Otherwise, we'll have to take a 10 km circuitous route to reach our farms every day ... .

IIT-BHU faculty among top fivefor innovation in bamboo sector

The Times of India 13 Nov 2022
Institute’s dean (R&D) Prof Vikash Kumar Dubey highlighted that translational activities of such a project could be part of the National Bamboo Mission action plan of the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and help double farmer’s income as well as reduce the dependency on import of bamboo-based products.

Temjen Imna Along shares the plight of Nagaland farmers and how they overcame it

Hindustan Times 10 Nov 2022
Temjen Imna Along, the Minister of Tribal Affairs Nagaland, posted a video that showed how terrace farms grow rice. The video explains the farmers' struggles in the mountainous area while depicting them working in the fields ... At times, farmers also make use of bamboo pipes for farm irrigation ... नीयत तेरी अच्छी है तो, किस्मत तेरी दासी हैं, ... ....

Previous governments made fun of tribal traditions, we respect them: PM Modi in Gujarat

Hindustan Times 20 Oct 2022
Speaking at an event in the town of Vyara, the PM said there were political parties that had a history of making false promises to tribal people ... Through the Wadi Yojana, tribal farmers were given assistance to cultivate fruits, teak, bamboo on barren land, he said ... Congress state spokersperson Manish Doshi did not respond to calls for comment ... ....

PM lays foundation stone of development initiatives worth Rs1,970 crore in Vyara, Tapi

Live Mint 20 Oct 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of multiple development initiatives worth Rs ...The country has seen two types of politics regarding tribal interests and the welfare of tribal communities ... Through this scheme, tribal farmers were assisted in cultivating fruits, teak and bamboo on barren land.

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