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Plenty VP of Farm Operations Megan Gillespie Receives Woman of Influence Award

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:29pm

Plenty, the flavor-first vertical farming company with a mission to improve the lives of people, plants, and the planet, today announced company VP of farm operations, Megan Gillespie, has been honored in the San Francisco Business Times 2021 Women of Influence List.

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  • Plenty, the flavor-first vertical farming company with a mission to improve the lives of people, plants, and the planet, today announced company VP of farm operations, Megan Gillespie, has been honored in the San Francisco Business Times 2021 Women of Influence List.
  • The award recognizes women who demonstrate a strong record of innovation and leadership, achieved outstanding performance in business and who are changemakers across the Bay Area
    Megan was recognized for her role as VP of Farm Operations at Plenty.
  • She was pivotal in getting Plenty's flagship farm up and operational, first as a research and development farm, and then expanding it as a full-production farm.
  • Megan also oversees farm operations for Plenty's latest facility - the world's first high-output, indoor vertical farm in Compton, California - bringing access to healthy vegetables and new jobs to the community.

NILIT® Joins The Ocean Foundation’s Blue Resilience Initiative

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:00pm

NILIT, the global leader in high-quality Nylon 6.6 for apparel and owner of the SENSILsustainable brand, has teamed up with The Ocean Foundations Blue Resilience Initiative to reestablish and safeguard essential ocean meadows and other coastal habitats.

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  • NILIT, the global leader in high-quality Nylon 6.6 for apparel and owner of the SENSILsustainable brand, has teamed up with The Ocean Foundations Blue Resilience Initiative to reestablish and safeguard essential ocean meadows and other coastal habitats.
  • NILITs investment in The Ocean Foundation Blue Resilience Initiative naturally complements and augments our own internal actions to protect ocean ecosystems, says Sagee Aran, Head of Global Marketing.
  • NILIT and The Ocean Foundation can affect both sides of the ocean health equation and, together, make a more substantial impact on the well-being of our oceans and our planet.
  • For more on The Ocean Foundations Blue Resilience Initiative, go to www.oceanfdn.org/projects/blue-resilience .

BioHarvest Sciences Inc. Announces Appointment of David Tsur to Board of Directors

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:55pm

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    "We are excited to welcome David to Bioharvest's board," said Dr. Zaki Rakib, Chairman of the Board.
  • David Tsur said: "I am very excited to join the Board of BioHarvest.
  • Ilan Sobel, CEO of BioHarvest, commented: "David is an important addition to the Board as we look to deliver against the Company's strategic objectives.
  • Most importantly, David joining the Board is a testament to our ability to attract highly qualified individuals to join our team.

Bayer fuels leading market positions in Crop Science through delivery of unmatched innovation

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 12:30pm

Our leading commercial portfolio, digital platform and unmatched innovation are driving significant value for our grower customers.

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  • Our leading commercial portfolio, digital platform and unmatched innovation are driving significant value for our grower customers.
  • For example, in the key North American market, Bayer has defended its position as the number one soybean weed control system provider with its Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System.
  • Bayer is successfully upgrading its Roundup Ready 2 Xtend footprint with XtendFlex soybeans, which have already reached approximately 15 million acres this year.
  • This helps sustain the companys leading market positions in the top corn markets around the world.

First-ever Winners of Prince William’s Earthshot Prize announced at star-studded London Awards Ceremony

Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 9:00pm

The Earthshot Prize has tonight revealed the first-ever five Winners at a glittering ceremony held in London.

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  • The Earthshot Prize has tonight revealed the first-ever five Winners at a glittering ceremony held in London.
  • Earthshot Prize Founder and Prize Council Member Prince William said:
    Our five inspirational Winners show that everyone has a role to play in the global effort to repair our planet.
  • Because the success of our Winners is our collective, global Earthshot.
  • The Awards Ceremony concluded by revealing The Earthshot Prize will travel to the United States of America in 2022.

Asian Cigarette Market Insights, Trends & Forecasts 2021-2025 - Increasing Preference for Flavoured Cigarettes - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:52pm

The "Asian Cigarette Market (China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines & Korea): Insights, Trends & Forecast (2021-2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Asian Cigarette Market (China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines & Korea): Insights, Trends & Forecast (2021-2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • However, the market growth would be challenged by increasing penetration of illicit cigarette, next generation products and decreasing number of habitual smokers.
  • Asian cigarette market by volume is forecasted to reach 2.99 trillion in 2025, experiencing a decline during the period spanning from 2021 to 2025.
  • The market is anticipated to experience certain trends like increasing preference of flavored cigarettes and increase in advertising campaigns.

Indonesia Develops Blue Economy to Boost National Manufacturing Industry Growth

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 10:45am

"Therefore, the blue economy is a great opportunity to harvest economic benefits and help Indonesia to develop sustainable energy and resilient food sources.

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  • "Therefore, the blue economy is a great opportunity to harvest economic benefits and help Indonesia to develop sustainable energy and resilient food sources.
  • The blue economy can later also help the manufacturing sector to grow to new heights, among other sectors, such as the wild fisheries sector.
  • "There are various manufacturing industry sectors that will benefit from the development of a blue economy in the wild fisheries sector, such as the seafood processing and packaging industry and the wild fisheries equipment assembly industry.
  • A blue economy strategy that will increase the growth of the manufacturing industry and thereby the national economy must be developed immediately, and Indonesia is fully committed to developing and achieving a sustainable blue economy.

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Announces the 2021 Go Blue Awards Finalists and Eleanor Fletcher Lifetime-Achievement Winner

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 3:56pm

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --It was a celebration of conservation as Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) kicked-off the 13th Annual Go Blue Awards.

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  • JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --It was a celebration of conservation as Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) kicked-off the 13th Annual Go Blue Awards.
  • It's such a joy to be a part of this event, and share the hope and solutions these Go Blue finalists have provided."
  • The Center's Go Blue Awards ceremony is recognized as Florida's premier ocean conservation awards event and is judged by an independent panel of globally renowned conservation experts.
  • The finalists for the six category awards include:
    The Eleanor Fletcher Award, named for the founder of Loggerhead Marinelife Center, recognizes an individual who has exemplified a lifelong, extraordinary commitment to marine conservation through their work or volunteer activities.

Seaweed a model solution for fighting climate change

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 3:22pm

Researchers from KAUST and Aarhus University believe seaweed is a model solution to climate change, biodiversity loss, joblessness, hunger and environmental damage.

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  • Researchers from KAUST and Aarhus University believe seaweed is a model solution to climate change, biodiversity loss, joblessness, hunger and environmental damage.
  • Our research consolidates seaweed farming as an underpinning of a sustainable future, Professor Carlos Duarte, study lead author said.
  • Achieving zero hunger, supporting good health, making clean energy affordable, as well as supporting industrial innovation, climate action, and ocean conservation, are all outcomes of cultivating seaweed.
  • This, of course, might encounter roadblocks in legislatures around the world as western regulations, where seaweed farming is just starting, are quite unwelcoming to seaweed aquaculture.

The Perfect Nutrition Releases Their Highly Anticipated Guide All About Fucoidan

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 2:37pm

"We are so excited to be able to finally bring all the research together in one place for our readers who are interested in Fucoidan found in seaweed."

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  • "We are so excited to be able to finally bring all the research together in one place for our readers who are interested in Fucoidan found in seaweed."
  • Answering all your questions about Fucoidan:
    In this online resource article about Fucoidan , the writers answer the most asked questions from people wanting to learn more.
  • Additionally, The Perfect Nutrition has put together their list of the most trusted sources when it comes to finding a quality Fucoidan supplement.
  • Since 2011, The Perfect Nutrition has provided quality guidance for searchers looking for advice and insight into natural supplements available on the marketplace.