A central task force to ensure “synergy” between the National Forest Policy, Forest (Conservation) Act and National Agro-Forest Policy aiming to promote sustainable development has been set up with an aim to develop “synergies” between the three legislations and promote sustainability. “It has been decided to constitute a Task Force under the chairmanship of Director
Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images As interest rates tick upward, it may be tempting for homebuyers to explore adjustable rate mortgages. The appeal of an ARM, as it’s called, can be the lower initial interest rate compared with a traditional 30-year fixed-rate mortgage. However, that rate can change down the road —
Galesburg Register-Mail The astronomers tell us that spring has arrived. Even though it was cold last weekend, we are rapidly entering ecological spring too. Skunk cabbage, spring beauties, and hazelnut are blooming in the woods. Daffodils and crocuses are blooming in town. Ducks and geese have been migrating through the area for the past month.
Special to The T&D The awards displayed in Johney L. Haralson’s office are numerous, save one. But that was remedied when Haralson was honored with a resolution from Bamberg County Council recognizing his lifetime of extraordinary achievement, service and contributions to the area. Haralson was presented the unanimously adopted resolution during a surprise celebration at
Robert Scheller Guest columnist The natural landscapes we’ve become accustomed to in North Carolina and around the world might look radically different from the landscapes that will surround us in the future. That’s because the world is in a constant state of flux. From insects and pathogens, to wildfires, to land-use changes and, of course,
U.S. stocks closed higher Friday to cap a choppy first trading day of April as investors saw a closely-watched recession indicator in the bond market briefly flash red and mulled strong labor market data out of Washington that reaffirmed expectations for more hawkish monetary tightening plans by the Federal Reserve. The S&P 500 rebounded into