Wednesday, 7 October 2009

Plowing for Profit

by Elecia Chrunik - THE SASQUATCH - Sept/Oct 2009
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Plans are in the wind for a one million-acre corporate farm on the prairies!

Lead Contamination Concerns in Newfoundland - Mining Operation Suspected

By The Canadian Press- Oc.7'09

BUCHANS, N.L. - Concerns about lead contamination in the central Newfoundland town of Buchans are prompting recommendations for blood testing...
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Editor's note; Abitibi-bowater, the 8th largest (publicly traded) pulp & papermaker in the world, has been "fingered" for this tragedy. News reports sugggest it did not clean up the site before it fled town. I guess it couldn't afford it! Poor baby! ! l.p.

Suncor Ethanol Plant Expansion to Resume

Manitoba Co-Operator - Staff - 10/5/2009

Shelved expansion plans to double capacity of Suncor Energy's corn ethanol facility south of Sarnia, Ont. are back on...
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....and the beat goes on.... l.p.
(Please also read article directly below.)