NYC Schools Cleared to Reopen; Beirut Protests Erupt After Blast; Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Underway

For more updates on protests in Beirut after the explosion, click here: https://trib.al/e3oZLZy For more updates on NYC reopening schools, click here: https://trib.al/SQZe6Nv Here’s what else is happening in your world this week: – A new human clinical trial for a coronavirus vaccine is underway – How a cannabis farm is managing its summer harvest … Read more NYC Schools Cleared to Reopen; Beirut Protests Erupt After Blast; Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Underway

In Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley, locals divided over legalisation of medical marijuana

For thirty years, the Lebanese government tried to crack down on marijuana production. But in May of this year, in a bid to save the ailing economy, the Lebanese parliament legalised marijuana for medical use. However, local villagers have greeted the move with suspicion. Our team reports from the Beqaa Valley in north-eastern Lebanon, where the … Read more In Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley, locals divided over legalisation of medical marijuana

Into Tibet 2020: The Plowing Festival

The Plowing Festival is a grand celebration that takes place in spring, before the plowing and sowing starts. Families gather with homemade highland barley wine, which is mixed and then splashed into the air as the carnival opens. People tie hada, a Tibetan silk scarf, on gigantic rocks piled up in the middle of a … Read more Into Tibet 2020: The Plowing Festival

U.S. corn crop could post record harvest

Seasonal weather patterns would suggest the market could move lower into harvest. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake by Bloomberg is a … Read more U.S. corn crop could post record harvest

Covid-19 Fuels Fears of Global Hunger

In poor regions of the world, the new coronavirus is temporarily masking another problem: hunger. All around the world, the coronavirus and its restrictions are pushing already hungry communities over the edge, cutting off meager farms from markets and isolating villages from food and medical aid. Virus-linked hunger is leading to the deaths of 10,000 … Read more Covid-19 Fuels Fears of Global Hunger

Pandemic hasn’t stopped summer harvest in China

China just entered the “Dashu” period (Major Heat in the Chinese lunar calendar), meaning summer #harvests are coming to an end in many provinces. #agriculture #coronavirus Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ … Read more Pandemic hasn’t stopped summer harvest in China

President Xi Jinping inspects northeast China’s Jilin Province

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspected northeast China’s Jilin Province on Wednesday. In Lishu County in Siping City, Xi visited a green food raw material production base and an farmer’s agricultural machinery cooperative. He learned about food production conditions, the protection and utilization of black soil, and large-scale operations of agricultural mechanization. Xi later visited the … Read more President Xi Jinping inspects northeast China’s Jilin Province

Thailand denies monkey labor used in coconut harvest

Thailand insisted it does not use monkeys to collect coconuts on an industrial scale, the deputy agriculture minister said, after British retailers announced bans on products which campaigners say use the animals in their production. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for … Read more Thailand denies monkey labor used in coconut harvest

Grim Reality | Lack of COVID-19 victims’ bodies collection spark protests in Bolivia

COVID-19 is collecting its bloody harvest in the Bolivian city of Cocha-bamba, one of the hardest-hit in the region. Dozens of corpses have been abandoned on the streets, after relatives couldn’t keep them at home any longer, according to local authorities Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook … Read more Grim Reality | Lack of COVID-19 victims’ bodies collection spark protests in Bolivia

COVID-19 lockdowns take toll on Turkey tea harvest

Turkey is one of the world’s top tea producers. People there drink more tea than any other nation per capita. But tea producers say the state-owned company is not giving them a fair price. And now, with the pandemic and border closures, they can no longer rely on seasonal workers from neighbouring Georgia. This year … Read more COVID-19 lockdowns take toll on Turkey tea harvest

Iron Harvest – Official Trailer | Summer of Gaming 2020

Control giant dieselpunk mechs in this upcoming real-time strategy game (RTS) set in the alternate reality of 1920+, just after the end of the Great War. Iron Harvest launches on September 1, 2020 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Thanks for checking out IGN’s Summer of Gaming! Be sure to stay tuned to SoG … Read more Iron Harvest – Official Trailer | Summer of Gaming 2020

Iron Harvest 1920+ Dev Gameplay Walkthrough | Summer of Gaming

From the Guerilla Collective, Iron Harvest 1920+ developer King Art Games gives an in-depth look into the gameplay of this upcoming real-time strategy game set in the alternate reality of 1920s following the Great War. Thanks for checking out IGN’s Summer of Gaming! Be sure to stay tuned to SoG as our editorial team shares … Read more Iron Harvest 1920+ Dev Gameplay Walkthrough | Summer of Gaming