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Organic acreage rebounds after recession - Capital Press

Organic acreage rebounds after recession - Capital Press | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Organic acreage rebounds after recession Capital Press Fewer than 100,000 acres total were certified in 1992, and the number grew fairly steadily until 2008 through 2010, when acreage dipped as sluggish growth in consumer demand dampened the...
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Healing through hunting - Helena Independent Record

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Healing through hunting
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“We're trying to help with the healing process,” said Hank Worsech, the licensing bureau chief for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
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Veterans' access to mental health services needs fixing

Veterans' access to mental health services needs fixing | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Insufficient attention given to veterans' health -- especially mental health -- is a serious r isk to returning service members (20% of Afghanistan & Iraq veterans suffer from PTSD or depression, but many wait over 2 weeks for a docotor appt: ...
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5 Ways To Support Clean Energy If You Can't Go Solar

5 Ways To Support Clean Energy If You Can't Go Solar | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
From Mother Nature Network's Sami Grover: There are major changes underway in the energy sector, and coal-dependent utilities are getting decidedly nervous.
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Six decades later, N.J. WWII vet still battling Veterans Affairs over PTSD claims - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

Six decades later, N.J. WWII vet still battling Veterans Affairs over PTSD claims - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Six decades later, N.J. WWII vet still battling Veterans Affairs over PTSD claims
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But from his first request, for a "nervous condition" in 1952, to the latest, for PTSD in 2013, the U.S.
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A wounded warrior's battle back home: Pt. 1

A wounded warrior's battle back home: Pt. 1 | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Preview the first episode of a new documentary series brought to you by The Wounded Warrior Project and MSNBC. Shane Krutchen's journey to the MMA ring was a...
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What Your Nonprofit Can Do to Engage Millennials - HubSpot Blog

What Your Nonprofit Can Do to Engage Millennials - HubSpot Blog | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Want to learn how you can engage with Millennials? Check out four key ways in which you can get Gen Yers to join and embrace your cause.
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Curating Nonprofit News | Social Media Strategy for Nonprofits and ...

Curating Nonprofit News | Social Media Strategy for Nonprofits and ... | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
I find it hard to keep up with all the news. Many of us have our own curation practice, but one of the most efficient I have is to keep an eye on those in our community who are curating the news for us.
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Didn't Expect Such An Eloquent Discussion From A Comedian's Standup Routine

Didn't Expect Such An Eloquent Discussion From A Comedian's Standup Routine | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
This comedian makes a point that belongs not on stage but in a textbook. (George Carlin's eloquent breakdown of PTSD belongs not in a textbook, not a standup bit.
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Electric Fields Could Clean Up Power Plants | MIT Technology Review

Electric Fields Could Clean Up Power Plants | MIT Technology Review | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
ClearSign's pollution-reducing technology could help power plants burn less fuel and make more money.
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Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Must Prioritize the Mobile Web in ...

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Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Must Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014. October 24, 2013. Nonprofits-and-the-Mobile-Web The Mobile Web is often discussed as a future trend that nonprofits have time to prepare for, but the reality is that by ...
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Children of Trauma Survivors Have Lower PTSD Risk

Children of Trauma Survivors Have Lower PTSD Risk | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Trauma— however terrible— may have distinct psychological benefits, according to research that found individuals with Holocaust-survivor parents may be less likely to suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder in the wake of ...
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Make Super-Soil for Your Plants from Diapers - Lifehacker

Make Super-Soil for Your Plants from Diapers - Lifehacker | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
If you are bad at remembering to water your plants, Grant Thompson has a great hack for you: just use diapers! In the above video, Thompson shows how you can use any pack of diapers to make “super-absorbent hydro-soil” ...
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Veterans fill skills gap at manufacturing plants - CNBC.com

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Veterans fill skills gap at manufacturing plants
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But after three decades in and on the water, Collins was hungry for a new challenge. He found it on the work floors of America's manufacturing plants.
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Province invests in First Nations to create a green-energy future

VANCOUVER – Twelve more First Nations across British Columbia are one step closer to achieving clean-energy developments in their communities.
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How to Use Design Thinking to Improve Your Nonprofit's Digital ...

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Last week, I was lucky enough to participate in a brainstorming meeting at a foundation that was developing a strategy for its digital platforms (web,
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Colle Farmers Market, An Advocate for Organic Farms, Confirms Rise in Organic ... - PR Web (press release)

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Tips for Virtual Fundraising Success | npENGAGE

Valencia College Foundation took used online fundraising to supplement their 6-week campaign. They raised $203817, recruited 36 teams, and attracted 170 first time donors.
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15 Tips To Master The Awkward Networking Waltz | Fast Company ...

15 Tips To Master The Awkward Networking Waltz | Fast Company ... | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
What does the invention of the sewing machine and ballroom dancing etiquette have to do with professional networking? Plenty.
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11 Digital Tactics to Amplify Your Next Fundraising Event

11 Digital Tactics to Amplify Your Next Fundraising Event | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Learn how to amplify your nonprofit's fundraising events by incorporating some of these helpful digital tactics.
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The Dirty Secret About Organic Chicken - Prevention.com

The Dirty Secret About Organic Chicken - Prevention.com | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
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The Dirty Secret About Organic Chicken
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When you spend extra money on organic chicken, you'd like to think you're getting something that's cleaner and healthier than the factory-farmed stuff in the next bin over.
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Non-Profit Solar Company Empowers Struggling Neighbourhoods

Non-Profit Solar Company Empowers Struggling Neighbourhoods | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
A non-profit solar company is helping low-income neighbourhoods install solar panels.
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Best-selling authors give advice on networking - Eastern Echo

Best-selling authors give advice on networking - Eastern Echo | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Best-selling authors give advice on networking
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Networking is an important skill for many careers and areas of life. That being said, many people don't know how to start the process of networking and use these skills to their advantage.
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Clean Ideas from Ecolink: Work smarter, work cleaner, save money.

Clean Ideas from Ecolink: Work smarter, work cleaner, save money. | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
Today, anyone who uses chemicals is forced into a complicated mix of government requirements, exposure hazards and rising costs -- including EPA, state and OSHA mandates, emissions compliance, disp...
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California governor signs bill legalizing hemp farming in the state ...

California governor signs bill legalizing hemp farming in the state ... | Our Veterans and Our Planet | Scoop.it
After making its way through the Californian legislature with bi-partisan support (!), the California Industrial Hemp Farming Act (aka SB 566) was signed by governor Jerry Brown and became state law.
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