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Archive for December, 2010

GM CANOLA CROP CAUSE OF MAJOR COURT ACTION BY FARMERS

Cereal crop contaminated by Genetically Modified Canola December 24, 2010 More than half of a WA cereal farmer’s crop has lost its organic certification due to contamination from a neighbouring GM canola crop. An organic cereal farmer in Western Australia may consider suing for compensation after receiving confirmation his crops have been contaminated by genetically […]

December 27th, 2010
Topic: GM & RADIATION, LAW POLICE CRIME, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS Tags: , , , , ,

ROBOTIC PROCESSES USED BY JAPAN TO SLICE AND DEBONE HAMS & BACON

BACON PIG MEAT PROCESSED BY ROBOTS No-The guy below is a mobile butcher not a robot. More of the series of pig kill photos I took will be published at a later date Dec 14 – Japan’s robotics industry is looking to revolutionize the field of meat processing with an automated robot that can slice […]

December 24th, 2010
Topic: FOOD DRINK, INVENTIONS, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT, MANUFACTURE PROCESSING, Pigs, ROBOTS AUTOMATION, VIDEOS AUDIOS Tags: , , , , , , ,

POLITICIAN OPENS ACOUNT WITH CREDIT UNION & NOT WITH A BIG BANK

Swan backs small banks ahead of reforms December 10, 2010 – 9:57AM Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan has put his money where his mouth is on the big four banks – opening an account with a credit union. Mr Swan says the big four need to understand Australians will shop around for better deals, and demonstrated […]

December 10th, 2010
Topic: Money & Investments, POLITICS PARLIAMENT Tags: , , ,

FAMILY CIRCUS SERIES TO COLLECT OR PASS ON.MORE COMING…

December 7th, 2010
Topic: COMICS CARTOONS JOKES Tags: , , , ,

RESERVE BANK INTEREST HIKES ON HOLD.ABOUT TIME THEY GOT IT RIGHT….

Update The Reserve Bank has left interest rates unchanged, providing relief for borrowers and retailers in the crucial shopping weeks before Christmas. The central bank kept rates at 4.75 per cent – the level it raised them to last month – amid signs of weakness in parts of the economy not benefiting from the rekindled […]

December 7th, 2010
Topic: GOVERNMENT, Money & Investments Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

OPRAH & GILLARD. WHAT A SHOW THAT WILL BE….

Gillard to appear on Oprah show Jacqueline Maley December 7, 2010 – 9:17AM Oprahtion Oprah starts – so does the grumbling Oprah’s fan’s have arrived in Australia and the star is expected shortly. But some of us wonder why taxpayer’s money’s being spent on a US TV host. As Oprah Winfrey’s audience members touched down […]

December 7th, 2010
Topic: CELEBRITIES, EVENTS FAIRS SHOWS, PEOPLE, POLITICS PARLIAMENT Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

WOOLWORTHS NOW IN DEVELOPMENT BUSINESS.WHY NOT?THEY ARE IN THE FARM BUSINESS…

Woolworths joins forces with developer Eli Greenblat December 7, 2010 WOOLWORTHS has taken the unusual step of forming a joint venture with a property developer to build a shopping centre and specialist shops in Western Australia, as it moves to safeguard its expansion plans in the face of the banks’ tighter lending for property deals. […]

December 7th, 2010
Topic: BUILDINGS, DEVELOPMENTS PROJECTS, NATIONAL BRANDS, PEOPLE, REAL ESTATE, STORES SHOPS Tags: , , , , ,

PITFALLS OF OPAL MINING IN THE OZ OUTBACK

The opal hunters Kato excavator sinks in stormwater mud at Quilpie Qld On 6/12/2010 2:42 PM, The Opal Hunter wrote: Hi guys. Here is the photo of the old kato taking a mud bath. It took three days to dig it out it was submerged in storm water. We dug a pit levelled the machine […]

December 6th, 2010
Topic: COUNTRY LIFESTYLES, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT, MINING OIL GAS, SHARE STORIES Tags: , , , ,

RURAL YOUTH NEED TERTIARY FUNDING ASSISTANCE

Rural Tertiary Hardship Fund Taskforce Long Overdue Labor has left it to the very last minute to pull together the taskforce which will decide which rural and regional students – including local students – will get financial help to go to university following changes to Youth Allowance eligibility criteria. Local Federal Member Paul Neville said […]

December 4th, 2010
Topic: EDUCATION TRAINING, GOVERNMENT, JOB WORK OPPORTUNITIES, Money & Investments Tags: , , , , ,

MARINE PROTECTED AREAS OF AUSTRALIA MAP HERE WITH ENTIRE COASTLINE

AUSTRALIAN ENTIRE COASTLINE MARINE PROTECTED LOCATIONS SEE HERE.. MarineProtectedAreas-2010

December 4th, 2010
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, AQUACULTURE, Fish, MAPS ZONES, STATES COUNTRIES Tags: , , , , , , ,