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Show Caption Hide Caption Large 3D printer used to build house A large 3D printer, owned by Printed Farms, moves across layered walls that will soon be part of a completed house. Tallahassee Democrat Homebuyers facing skyrocketing prices are looking for alternatives to traditional homebuilding that are both sustainable and more affordable. Tactics in the recent
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Related stories Natural rubber is one of the four main global commodities produced from trees. Predominantly harvested by smallholders, the industry sustains an estimated 40 million people and generates more than 300 billion dollars annually. Experts say that adopting more sustainable practices and standards along the value chains will strengthen the resilience of struggling smallholders
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June 2022: New resources have been launched that will allow teachers to take school students of all ages into the heart of Australia’s forests, without leaving the classroom. ForestLearning’s hugely successful ForestVR™ technology has expanded with ten new engaging, immersive and educational 360-degree virtual reality (VR) video experiences able to be viewed on any school
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Hammond expands into New Hampshire with purchase of family-owned Brock’s BELGRADE, Maine, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hammond Lumber Company (Hammond) announced today that it has acquired Brock’s Building Materials, a third generation, family-owned company located in Rochester, New Hampshire. Hammond is a fourth generation, family-owned building material retailer established in 1953. With the acquisition,
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SEELEY LAKE – “There is true grit Roger and Rhea [Johnson],” said Pyramid Mountain Lumber Vice President Charlie Parke pointing to the Johnsons at Roger’s career celebration. “They survived because they care about the people.” President and owner Todd Johnson said Roger Johnson’s leadership, perseverance, willingness to take risks and ability to surround himself with
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As displayed by another MarketQuest.biz research, the overall Global Lumber Core Market is expected to cultivate incredibly some spot in the extent of 2022 and 2028. To make a projection and offer master data to monetary help, the specialist drives a full scale evaluation of the market size, share, plans, when in doubt pay, and
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A B.C. conservation organization, whose volunteers have blocked busy roadways in hopes of stopping old-growth logging in the province, says it is shifting strategies and ending the blockades. In a short statement on Wednesday, Save Old Growth said it will “de-escalate disruptive actions on critical transportation infrastructure.  “Major traffic disruptions will end today,” it said. “Other strategies
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Australia’s coal dependent electricity grid will lose 60 per cent of its coal plants over the next eight years, requiring urgent investment in renewables and batteries, the country’s energy market operator has warned. The Australian Energy Market Operator also said A$12.8bn ($8.8bn) must be urgently spent on new transmission lines to accommodate a rapid increase
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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Affordable housing is coming to Allegheny County. A 100-unit rehab and construction project by Level Equity is underway. These aren’t just rental properties, they’re for homebuyers. “There is an affordable housing crisis in America,” said Jason Tigano, Level Equity’s founder and president. The solution? Take some empty homes in McKees Rocks, rehab
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Boston could be the first city east of the Mississippi River to pioneer a model that allows a trust of organizations to develop, own, and operate multifamily buildings, and preserve them for affordable housing. City Councilors Gigi Coletta and Kendra Lara asked the Boston City Council to allocate $1 million in federal pandemic relief funds
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