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Agriculture and food industry as part of push for more sustainable food production

A photo provided by Perfect Day Foods of pints of their ice cream, which is vegan, lactose-free and contains milk proteins… Perfect Day Foods/The New York Times Lab-grown ice cream presents a labelling challenge for Canadian dairy https://nationalpost.com/news/lab-grown-ice-cream-presents-a-labelling-challenge-for-canadian-dairy — Milk’s … Continue reading

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Equifax: US charges four Chinese military officers over huge hack – BBC News

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-51449778

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‘Populism’: Bailouts, Brexit and battling rapid climate change | CBC Radio

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas/global-trumpism-bailouts-brexit-and-battling-climate-change-1.5321199 — Populism, Bailouts, Brexit and optimism about battling rapid climate change. “How did the middle class end up in perpetual debt? Why is there “no money” for infrastructure or social programs, but there is for waging war? And what … Continue reading

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Giant Canadian construction project incorporates low carbon heating and cooling

Construction workers are dwarfed by the enormous underground reservoir at The Well in downtown Toronto that will be used to heat and cool the entire multi-building complex. (Michael Wilson/CBC) (Michael Wilson/CBC) CBC – ANALYSIS Don Pittis – News – Business … Continue reading

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China’s coronavirus outbreak exposes perils of country’s exotic wildlife trade

China’s coronavirus outbreak exposes perils of country’s exotic wildlife trade For Globe Subscribers https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-chinas-coronavirus-outbreak-exposes-perils-of-countrys-exotic/ Public https://www.theguardian.pe.ca/news/world/chinas-latest-virus-outbreak-exposes-perils-of-exotic-wildlife-trade-401792/

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The strange tale of the paid protesters supporting Meng Wanzhou at her extradition hearing

Demonstrators outside B.C. Supreme Court on Day 1 of Meng Wanzhou’s extradition hearing Monday. Actor Julia Hackstaff, far right, says she was told she was appearing as an extra in a movie shoot. (Georgie Smyth/CBC) https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/paid-protesters-meng-wanzhou-1.5434613

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UK’s Tax Authority To Leverage Blockchain To Track Bitcoin Transactions

https://cryptopotato.com/uks-tax-authority-to-leverage-blockchain-to-track-bitcoin-transactions/

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