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Bouncing back from crippling drought | 7.30

The latest drought affecting New South Wales farmers has been long and punishing. Little of the state was spared from the horrendously dry conditions. But it now looks like the drought may have broken. Subscribe: ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia …

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LIVE on Oct. 15 at 11:00 a.m.: Building a healthy food system with Tom Vilsack, Mike Johanns & more

Washington Post Live and The Rockefeller Foundation are bringing together prominent leaders to discuss how to build a more sustainable and healthy food system that prioritizes the science of nutrition and reduces food waste. Washington Post Live is the newsroom’s live journalism platform, featuring interviews with top-level government officials, business …

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What is nitrous oxide?

When people think of nitrous oxide, they might think of the laughing gas they get at the dentist’s office, but agribusinesses are producing this greenhouse gas in excess to the point that it’s a contributor to climate change. A study on nitrous oxide published by Nature was released Wednesday, showing …

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N.W.T. urban garden built in former parking lot

France Benoit says the COVID-19 pandemic and food security motivated her to build Le Refuge, a 5,000-square-foot garden in a former parking lot in Yellowknife.  »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: Find CBC News …

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