Jacob Byerly

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Science Finds A Proven Way To Help You Sleep Much Better

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

Google introduces Goals, so you can finally become a better person

Finding it hard to practice Spanish before your next overseas trip? Google wants to help with that.<p>On Wednesday, the company launched a new feature …

The science of to-do lists: psychology can make you more productive

<b>Charles Duhigg:</b> Before I started working on this book I wrote to do lists the same way that most people write to do lists. And it turns out this is …

How Forgiving Student Loans Helps Farmers

Some lawmakers want to encourage small-scale food producers to stay on the land by forgiving their debt.<p>This is the first spring Davon Goodwin will spend running his own farm. The young farmer is planting grapes and elderberries and raising pastured pork and lamb on Off The Land (OTL) Farms. He’s …

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Costco Shoves Chicken Farmers Aside by Starting Its Own Chicken Farm

Costco is about to embark on a very dedicated vertical integration strategy for its chicken business. As reported by <b>Fortune.com earlier this week,</b> …

Why Do So Many Diners Look Like Train Cars?

As the demand for fresh, local foods has grown, America’s farmers' markets have evolved from hay bales and apple barrels to full-blown culinary …

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The Ugly Truth About A $15 Minimum Wage

The Service Employees International Union spent 2015 expanding its campaign for a $15 minimum wage to other industries. In recent nationwide protests, the union focused again on its original target: Fast food companies, and McDonald's in particular.<p>I worked for the company for three decades, and …

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