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Organic Veggie Delivery celebrates 5-year-anniversary
Aug 23, 2012

Organic Veggie Delivery is celebrating five years of delivering fresh local organic veggies to Prince Edward Island customers. Deliveries began on Aug. 16, 2007, and have continued year-round...

Organic Veggie Delivery is celebrating five years of delivering fresh local organic veggies to Prince Edward Island customers. Deliveries began on Aug. 16, 2007, and have continued year-round since then in a vehicle fueled by vegetable oil.

Apples ready for picking
Aug 23, 2012

[Arlington, PEI] —It’s apple-picking time already.

[Arlington, PEI] —It’s apple-picking time already.

DNA retested; second wolf confirmed in NL
Aug 23, 2012

Extensive genetic testing by both Memorial University of Newfoundland and the University of Idaho has confirmed there was another wolf in Newfoundland Labrador. An animal harvested in 2009 by a...

Extensive genetic testing by both Memorial University of Newfoundland and the University of Idaho has confirmed there was another wolf in Newfoundland Labrador. An animal harvested in 2009 by a resident of the Baie Verte Peninsula was a wolf.

Pellet project gets major funding
Aug 16, 2012

A Lawrencetown (Nova Scotia) project to turn grass into heat-producing pellets and briquettes took a major leap forward Thursday (Aug. 9) when the federal and provincial governments chipped in...

A Lawrencetown (Nova Scotia) project to turn grass into heat-producing pellets and briquettes took a major leap forward Thursday (Aug. 9) when the federal and provincial governments chipped in almost $1.3 million to West Nova Agro Commodities Ltd.

19 head killed by lightning
Aug 16, 2012

John Morgan lost 19 head of beef cattle Aug. 3 when lightning struck a pasture on his Upper Hainesville, New Brunswick farm.

John Morgan lost 19 head of beef cattle Aug. 3 when lightning struck a pasture on his Upper Hainesville, New Brunswick farm.