Fruits, herbs, and vegetables get all the attention among gardeners.
Backyard poultry and goats provide eggs and dairy (and perhaps meat) for some, but what about the staple foods? Wheat, oats, millet, and other grains are actually much easier to grow than most fruits and vegetables, yet we tend to leave those foods to large farms and buy our flour and cornmeal at the grocery store. There is a bit of specialized knowledge needed to grow grains, but there are a couple myths that have turned people off from the idea.
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France again suffers a terrorist attack, apparently of a mulsuman man.
This attack is about a symbol of Western culture that is the Louvre Museum.
Also this attack has nothing to do with religion. It has to do with what the Western world does about the Arab world. And, moreover, it has to see what the Arab world does, and does not do, about its own citizens.
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The executive order of Mauricio Macri to tighten the conditions to migrate to Argentina and facilitate the expulsions is already law.
Before it was published, it has unleashed a wave of criticism and accusations of xenophobia, in the international context of the advance of the new president of the United States, Donald Trump, with the wall on Mexico.
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The scandal erupted when the confessions of officials of the Brazilian construction company were known about the bribes paid by the company to several peruvian government officials. There are doubts about the results of the research.
An earthquake with epicenter in Brazil threatens to have catastrophic effects for the discredited peruvian political class. An earthquake that can be carried ahead of more than one former president. The incumbent, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, could also end up among his victims.
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Jules Verne, considered the father of science fiction together with H.G. Wells, was born in Nantes on February 8, 1828.
Throughout his life he would make many trips, most aboard one of the three ships he had, visiting places and cities he had mentioned or included in his books.
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A photo-book published in the Iranian daily Shahrvand with images of homeless people sleeping in empty tombs in an abandoned graveyard outside Tehran struck sensitivities in Iran, whose president was shocked by the situation. The publication also highlighted the country’s economic difficulties as well as the plague of heroin that has trapped thousands of Iranians.
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Argentina and Britain agreed on a framework to identify the bodies of dozens of unknown Argentine soldiers buried on the disputed Falkland Islands, Argentina’s Foreign Ministry said in on Tuesday.
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That would be the fourth. In February, more than 51 percent of citizens voted against a new re-election. It should try to reform the constitution or resign before, so that someone else ends his current term.
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“Do not forget Aleppo,” shouted immediately after firing the man who killed the Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov. Although it is impossible to know what went through his mind before committing the murder, a possible explanation is the vengeance against Russia for the bombardment that Vladimir Putin’s army has systematically applied over the Syrian city to help President Bashar al-Assad to end the Rebellious
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The world is beautiful. It is full of wonderful places that most of us do not know they really exist. From majestic waterfalls, and lost cities, to mysterious landmarks and natural wonders, here is a collection of some breathtaking places to visit and to fill your soul with something beautiful that will never be forgotten.
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