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Wangara Green Ventures to invest 1.4 million in climate-friendly toilet tissues

Business Ghana 01 Dec 2021
The statement also said the company’s activities had helped in reducing carbon dioxide emissions in the environment, prevented erosion or land degradation and the pollution of the environment through well-developed plan of engaging bamboo farmers (out growers) together with ...
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Solar energy to help cut global warming: minister

The News International 27 Nov 2021
LAHORE.Punjab Minister for Environment Protection Muhammad Rizwan has said that solar energy will be instrumental in slowing down the process of global warming ... PFA ... Naswana said farmers could cultivate non-edible crops such as bamboos, flowers and indoor plants with untreated waste-water, but not vegetables. Farewell ... .
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PFA discards spinach irrigated with waste-water

Urdu Point 26 Nov 2021
Naswana said farmers could cultivate non-edible crops such as bamboos, flowers and indoor plants with untreated waste-water, but not vegetables ....
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Farmers should turn to ethanol production instead of growing conventional crops: Gadkari

The Times of India 25 Nov 2021
"Farmers in the country today give us foodgrains ... The Centre has ordered the use of 10 per cent of biomass instead of coal in energy production, and this will help farmers, if they cultivate bamboo just like they grow sugarcane and earn up to Rs 8 lakh per acre of land in just two years, the minister said.
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Uganda: Can Bamboo Walls Help Uganda Hold Back Worsening Floods? #AfricaClimateCrisis

All Africa 25 Nov 2021
Kasese -- By slowing floodwater and stabilising riverbanks, bamboo walls could protect farmers from climate change-worsened floods - and earn them extra income ....
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Highways & Byways: Unexpected finds in the hills of Kaohsiung

Taipei Times 25 Nov 2021
The ‘grave of a headless female,’ Taiwan Temple of Heaven and an aqueduct are among the delights of this road trip by motorcycle. By Steven Crook / Contributing reporter. My goals were straightforward ... I passed a few pineapple plantations, and some farmers who were cutting bamboo, but few other signs of agriculture, let alone industry ... .
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Will Modi’s Backtracking on Farm Laws Appease Indian Farmers?

Voa News 24 Nov 2021
It was a hard-won battle for farmers who camped and cooked on highways for a year, weathering a harsh winter, summer and a pandemic ... This is a victory of the nation, of farmers.” ... Although the flashpoint that led to the protest has been resolved, the farmers are not yet preparing to uproot their bamboo structures or return to their villages.
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Can bamboo walls help Uganda hold back worsening floods?Each year, floods impact nearly 50,000 people ...

Deccan Herald 23 Nov 2021
But the 72-year-old farmer hopes he will soon no longer worry when the rain hammers down and the waters of the Mubuku River start to rise, thanks to stands of bamboo he has planted along the riverbank ... "Bamboo has spreading roots which hold the soil very firmly and can allow water ...
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AAP: Where did FDCM spend bamboo board’s Rs1.68cr grant?

The Times of India 21 Nov 2021
... for value addition of bamboo, another unit for bamboo waste utilization which is generated in primary processing units, a unit for handicrafts/cottage industry, one unit for furniture making, a bamboo depot and godown and a demonstration plot to exhibit best practices to farmers.
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How farmers, organized and well funded, faced down ModiFarmers used their organizational skills, broad support ...

Deccan Herald 20 Nov 2021
It’s the power, it’s the force, it’s the struggle, it’s the sacrifice of more than 700 farmers on these borders which have compelled Mr ... Religious music and political speeches blared from loudspeakers across the makeshift village of bamboo huts, where people hawked T-shirts and flags that said, “No farmers, no food.” ... farmers ... Farmer protests.
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When playtime and bedtime were windows to learning

The Manila Times 17 Nov 2021
Daang Malaki was a passage way for the bamboo-carts pulled by carabaos, the farmers' backbone in hauling coconut fruits and vegetables from the highlands to the market ... And it was right ... All year-round, our dearly-adored farmers produced vegetable and fruit bounties, a handful of which, they spared for us ... They overworked but stayed hale and hearty ... .
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Himachal to set up bamboo village in Una, will create jobs for youth

Hindustan Times 07 Nov 2021
Himachal Pradesh government will promote the bamboo craft by setting up a bamboo village in Una district to uplift the economy of rural areas ... Local farmers would be given bamboo seeds for free, while bamboo would be planted on open and barren lands under the National Bamboo Mission.
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People of integrity and virtue will save the planet

The Manila Times 06 Nov 2021
Juan Delgos is a poor Aeta farmer living in a bamboo hut with a grass roof in the Zambales mountains, north of Manila ... He is a subsistence farmer with his wife and three children living on ancestral land ... Five years ago, the PDE helped 360 Aeta farmers reach the certified international organic standard for mango.
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Madhepura villagers go on rampage

The Times of India 01 Nov 2021
MADHEPURA. Recovery of the body of a missing local youth Pappu Swarnakar (28), sparked off violent protests at Rampur village under the Murliganj police station area of the district on Saturday ... Some women farmers located the decomposed body of the victim in a nearby bamboo bust in the village on Saturday and informed other villagers ... .
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Body of 28-yr-old found; Madhepura villagers go on rampage

The Times of India 01 Nov 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Body of 28-year-old found; Madhepura villagers go on rampage. Bihar CM Nitish Kumar inaugurates inpatient services at JP Medanta hospital ... 1,04,900 & more ... MADHEPURA ... Some women farmers located the decomposed body of the victim in a nearby bamboo bust in the village on Saturday and informed other villagers ... .
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