City Asks Couple To Remove Their Front Garden & Put It Back To Lawn…

As they’re about to turn 50, and wanting to adopt a more healthy lifestyle, Josée and Michel decide to plant a vegetable garden outside their home in the suburbs of Drummondville, Quebec.

Their backyard had little sun exposure, so they decide to set up the garden in the front yard. Once the garden beds are in place and the vegetables have started growing, the city asks them to remove their garden to put lawn back, but the couple decides to fight…

City Asks Couple To Remove Their Front Garden & Put It Back To Lawn…

 

Whistleblower scientist not entitled to get job back, court rules

Dr. Shiv Chopra has lost his 13-year battle to regain the Health Canada job from which he was fired in 2004.

The ruling came from the Federal Court of Appeal on Wednesday.

Chopra called it a “travesty of justice.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/16e0JX_P2G3T4pBicDEfm6reJ7D0k4H_Qc4oMJzKSA2U/edit#slide=id.g1fb438f964_0_84

This Tiny Country Feeds the World – National Geographic

The Netherlands has become an agricultural giant by showing what the future of farming could look like.

The great indoors provides optimal growing conditions for lettuce and other leafy greens at Siberia B.V. Each acre in the greenhouse yields as much lettuce as 10 outdoor acres and cuts the need for chemicals by 97 percent.

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/09/holland-agriculture-sustainable-farming/