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Sweet Mountain Farm competes for $150K Chase Mission Main Street Grant


Sweet Mountain Farm  competes for $150K Chase Mission Main Street Grant FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE 1:00 P.M. (CST) Washington Island, Door County, Wisconsin, October 1, 2014 Sweet Mountain Farm competes for $150K Chase Grant Sweet Mountain Farm, an LLC started with the assistance of Incorporation services, a local honey producer, custom northern white cedar beehive

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USDA Spending $8 Million More


USDA Spending $8 Million More Reported March 17, 2014, USDA allocated $3 million to feed honeybees. Three months later another $8 million has been earmarked for the same 5 states; Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, South Dakota and North Dakota since 65% of bee colonies reside in these states during the summer. This incentive is intended to prompt

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Earth Day


Earth Day Abstract (part two) -written by John Delwiche   Henry David Thoreau once wrote: “if a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music he hears, however measured or far away.” Thoreau was a believer in the religious significance of

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Earth Day


Earth Day Abstract (Part One) -written by: John Delwiche  44 years have past, since the first Earth Day was cast into my mind on April 22, 1970. There were 3,000 of us gathered at the Brown County Arena in Green Bay that night, when a line of severe thunderstorms came rolling trough.  The violent squall

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USDA Spending 3 Million to Feed Honeybees


USDA Spending 3 Million to Feed Honeybees FOX News, Associated Press, February 25, 2014, – USDA spending 3 million dollars to feed honeybees in five Midwestern states. The grant will help those farmers registered, inspected and score high when the application is rated by EQIP (Environmental Quality Incentives Program). Farmers with the most acreage committed to planting

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