Houweling Greenhouse project construction goal now set for 2022

According to jamestownsun.com, Written By: Keith Norman;.the greenhouse project was originally announced in August 2020 when a letter of intent to construct a 30-acre greenhouse was signed. The project timeline was extended in February with a Sept. 30, 2021, construction start listed in a new memo of understanding. The project features remain the same with […] Read more

Bill Gates tells Reddit why he’s bought so much farmland

“My investment group chose to do this. It is not connected to climate,” he wrote. “The agriculture sector is important. With more productive seeds we can avoid deforestation and help Africa deal with the climate difficulty they already face. It is unclear how cheap biofuels can be but if they are cheap it can solve […] Read more

Canada out $29 billion a year in uncollected federal taxes: Report

Toronto Sun; the Canada Revenue Agency earlier said it loses $11.4 billion a year in unpaid corporate tax, $8.7 billion in unpaid personal tax, $3 billion lost to offshore accounts, and $2.9 billion in missing GST revenue […] Read more

If Australia can shun China, Canada should, too

iPolitics.ca; But of all these measures, the weakest is China’s strategy of economic coercion. Canada could occupy a strategically advantageous position, but this … […] Read more

Mexico expects more migrants to return from US in 2021

CTV News; MEXICO CITY: Mexican officials said Friday they expect even more migrants to come back to Mexico from the United States, both as a result of deportations and voluntary returns […] Read more

Aurora Cannabis lays off 214 workers

Greenhouse Canada; Aurora Cannabis is laying off 214 workers. The company’s flagship greenhouse south of Edmonton will reportedly reduce operations by 75 per cent […] Read more

China is hurting its own interests with arbitrary detentions, Canada PM Trudeau says

Reuters: China arrested businessman Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig in December 2018, shortly after Canadian police picked up Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou on a U.S. warrant. The two men face spying charges […] Read more

Mexico’s minimum wage to rise 15% over business objections

Toronto Star: MEXICO CITY – The Mexican government announced the country’s daily minimum wage will rise by 15% in January to the equivalent of about $7 per day. The new wage still amounts to less than $1 per hour. But the increase is well above the country’s current 3.3% inflation rate. Minimum wages on the […] Read more

FATAH: China’s troops trained in Canada against which country?

Toronto Sun; If you haven’t yet read about the scandal of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau allowing China’s communist-led military to train in winter warfare, you’ve got to be living in Chinese-occupied Tibet or inside China’s concentration camps for its Uighur Muslim minority […] Read more

Farmers shield crops from cold weather

The Villages Daily Sun; UF/IFAS advises people to only use plastic for cold protection when supported by frames or hoops, such as in a greenhouse or high tunnel […] Read more