Will Hopkins

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How to prune your fruit trees now for a summer bumper crop

The edible garden is serene and quiet in winter. Fallen leaves have been gathered and composted, plants are resting quietly, and it's too cold to …

Carbon tax push from former GOP officials faces uphill slog

WASHINGTON (AP) — A push by a group of senior Republican statesmen for a tax on carbon to help lessen the effects of climate change is already …

This wearable can record everything you say — then write it down

We've all been struck by a jolt of inspiration at the most inopportune moment, only to have the brilliant idea slip away before it can be jotted …

Last stand: 'water protectors' return to Standing Rock as drilling set to begin

Clarence Rowland returned to Standing Rock in the dark of night.<p>The 26-year-old Oglala Sioux tribe member arrived to his solar-powered hut at 1.30am on Wednesday, knowing that within several hours, Dakota Access pipeline workers could start drilling.<p>How Keystone XL and Dakota Access went from …

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I Tried To Dry-Age Steaks In My Own Kitchen For 28 Days

<b>I’ve returned from the store with a hacksaw.</b> The bones are too thick for my chef knife, even after googling “how to sharpen a kitchen knife” and spending a solid five minutes winnowing the blade on my sharpening steel.<p>As I saw through the meat, it warms in my hand. I start to smell it once I reach …

Plankton decline hits marine food chain

Plankton is the basis for the entire marine food web - and it is under threat. From the Mediterranean to the Pacific, animals have been struggling to …

How big data will revolutionize the global food chain

Advanced analytics opens vast untapped potential for farmers, investors, and emerging economies to reduce the cost of goods sold.<p><b>The way digital</b> …

When You Cover Produce In This Invisible, Edible Coating, It Lasts Twice As Long

Edipeel is an ingenious, plant-based solution to keep produce fresh for much longer–which could put a big dent in our food waste problem.<p>A perfectly ripe strawberry sitting in a lab at a startup in Santa Barbara, California, looks and tastes exactly like any other perfectly ripe strawberry. But on …

One Harvard Lab, Six Iranian Scientists, and Some Tea

How a close-knit team is thinking about Trump’s immigration order<p>Last September, on a warm Wednesday evening, I walked through Cambridge with an Iranian-born geneticist named Pardis Sabeti. A few days before, the UN had convened a large summit “to address large movements of refugees and migrants.” …

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How to Create an Inventory List in Excel

Community Tested<p>This wikiHow teaches you how to manage your business' inventory using an Excel spreadsheet on a Windows or Mac computer. You can use …

Traceability software for meat processors - Food & Beverage

The SIMBA (Specialized Inventory Management with Barcode Accuracy) system solves the problem of how to track processed products and produce high …

A sea change for ocean resource management

Ocean ecosystems around the world are threatened by overfishing, extensive shipping routes, energy exploration, pollution and other consequences of …

Conservation

Securing the supply of sea scallops for today and tomorrow

Good management has brought the $559 million United States sea scallop fishery back from the brink of collapse over the past 20 years. However, its …

How To Put The Perfect Sear On Sea Scallops (Beautiful Crust Or Bust)

Where delicious sea scallops are concerned, it's crust or bust. Here's how Chef John puts the perfect sear on his sea scallops:<p>Seared Scallops with …

Bacon Wrapped Roasted Scallops

December 31, 2015 0 Comments 11812 views<p>Whether it’s for the appetizer or main course, bacon-wrapped anything is pretty much culinary gold. But best …

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Maine scallop farmers borrow from Japan in test to expand fishery

Maine sea farmers are taking a page from Japan (again), an industry titan, to test a new method of farming scallops they hope will grow larger …

Aquaculture

Easy Scallop Scampi

Hot sizzling Easy Scallop Scampi, a fabulous quickie main course to serve with all your favorite side dishes. I know, I know… All winter you resolved …

Tasmanian splitters now processing Bass Strait scallops after late start to season - ABC Rural - ABC News

It is considered a dying skill but it takes a good splitter just a split second to split a scallop.<p>Chantal Zwart has been a scallop splitter with …

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To thaw scallops, arrange on a paper towel-lined plate, cover and refrigerate overnight. Alternately, place scallops in a resealable plastic bag and …

Square for Retail aims to be the only store software most shop owners need

Square has a new approach to retail customers it’s launching today, with a brand new Square Retail app that complements a comprehensive backend package of tools that include complete coverage of inventory management, customer relationship management and employee tools.<p>The new offering is designed …

#ShePersisted: Social Media Rallies Behind Elizabeth Warren

If GOP lawmakers' had hoped to silence Sen. Elizabeth Warren in her public stand against the confirmation of her colleague, Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, as attorney general — their plan appears to have backfired in a big way.<p>In the wake of their highly publicized decision on Tuesday to rebuke Sen. …

Mobile | Climate Leadership Council

OUR TED TALK<p>Ted Halstead explains how a new climate solution based on carbon dividends can enable all the key stakeholders in the debate to claim an …

Climate

The Republican Carbon Tax Is Republican, Say Republicans

There’s just one problem: other Republicans.<p>WASHINGTON, D.C.—From a politics and policy standpoint, it’s brilliant.<p>The United States has a problem: runaway climate change, which will degrade or damage agriculture, biodiversity, coastal cities, and the social politics of some of the most volatile …

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Democrats must do to the Dakota pipeline what they did to Betsy DeVos: resist

Under Donald Trump’s direction, the army approved on Tuesday a bid from Energy Transfer Partners to move ahead with construction of the 1,170-mile Dakota Access pipeline. Last year, that pipeline’s route became the site of one of the country’s largest-ever anti-extraction demonstrations, a …

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