Plants

Popular perennial flowering plants can attract various pollinator mixtures

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa .– Popular species of perennial flowering plants vary widely in their appeal to pollinators, but homeowners and landscape managers who select certain perennial cultivars can support a diverse community of pollinators in their own backyards, according to a new study from a team of researchers at Penn …

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Micron to build $ 7 billion factory in Japan to expand DRAM production – report

Micron Technology’s SSD for data center customers is showcased at a product launch event in San Francisco, USA on October 24, 2019. REUTERS / Stephen Nellis TOKYO, Oct.20 (Reuters) – US memory chip maker Micron Technology Inc (MU.O) to build a new factory at its Japanese production site in Hiroshima …

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Business Highlights: Battery Factories, Facebook Hires

___ Automakers speed up electric vehicle battery factories DETROIT (AP) – Global automakers are stepping up construction of factories to prepare for what many believe is a rapid transition from internal combustion engines to electric vehicles. On Monday, Toyota, Stellantis, Foxconn, Ford and Volvo all made announcements about electric vehicle …

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Lord of the plants: the estate of the Irish baron “rewilds” in the name of the environment

Randal Plunkett, the 21st Baron of Dunsany, has allowed his ancestral estate in eastern Ireland to return to the wild. A death metal environmentalist geek who wears a vegan leather jacket, Plunkett has evicted cattle and avoided manicured lawns to turn his 750 acres of land into an oasis of …

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2 tons of pot, thousands of plants seized in Medford raid – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

About 17,500 plants were seized and destroyed on Wednesday at an allegedly unauthorized marijuana crop in the 3000 block of South Stage Road in Medford. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Photo More than 17,000 plants have been seized and destroyed in a raid on a marijuana growing and processing facility outside …

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Thousands of cannabis plants destroyed, water diversions suppressed during illegal cultivation in SoHum | Lost Coast Outpost

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Press Release: The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Enforcement Team (MET) located 11 environmental violations and removed an active water diversion from the Eel River this week while executing search warrants in the south of Humboldt County. On October 13, 2021, MET MPs served four search …

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Saving Hawaii’s Endemic Plants, One Seed at a Time

In September, the US Fish and Wildlife Service appointed the Phyllostegia glabra, a member of the mint family that has grown in the rain forests of Lāna’i, as if extinct to extinction. It’s a familiar story in the islands, where about 44% of the country’s endangered and threatened plant species …

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Simply Eggless rolls out plant-based egg patties

Simply Eggless, part of the Simply Brand Foods family, leader in plant-based wellness, has has announced its latest innovative product for the health-conscious and convenience-conscious consumer. Simply Eggless Plant-Based Egg Cakes are a game-changer for quick service and foodservice businesses, delivering a delicious yet convenient product designed to meet the …

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Kunming greenhouses preserve 2,500 rare plants

01:08 More than 2,500 rare plants are on display in greenhouses in the city of Kunming, southwest China’s Yunnan province. Known as the “Plant Kingdom,” the greenhouses are a living showcase of how biodiversity has developed in China. The Fuligong Greenhouses of the Chinese Institute of Botany in Kunming under …

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