Ben Nicholson’s penchant for pottery

At Maison Pallant, a large crate is filled with an assortment of objects: a glass-stopper decanter, a wide-rimmed blue-striped mug, a pewter dish, a clay-red striped jug, a large necked vase. end, several small glasses of rum. The objects – all English, mostly Victorian and Georgian – are laid out …

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Pilot extension to strengthen agricultural coverage

Farmers harvest wheat in a village in Qingzhou, Shandong province. WANG JILIN / FOR CHINA DAILY China’s finance ministry said that the scope of two types of agricultural insurance for planting rice, wheat and corn will be broadened through an extension of a pilot program. In a statement on Tuesday, …

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Do you have a mouse in the house?

Photo by IrinaK from Shutterstock If you admire rats and mice, this blog is not for you. I’m going to share some smart and easy ways to kill them without remorse. Small, delicate rodents can turn, jump over and squeeze through any hole or crevice. Experts say entry points need …

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Cornwall Planning Applications: Week ending June 27 | Part 2

Various planning applications have been validated by Cornwall Council and the associated documents can be viewed online on the Council’s website. planning portal. You can search for planning requests, decisions, appeals and executions by keyword, request reference, postal code or by a single address line. There were a lot of …

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Start date announced for Mousehole Rockpool repair work

Mousehole Rockpool in all its beauty (Image: Adrian Wright) Work must start on a community seawater pool to restore it to its former glory and make it safer for everyone. The restoration of the Mousehole Rockpool will see a small army of volunteers drain the much-loved and well-used community pool …

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Ireland’s salmon farming industry under the microscope

The latest survey from TheJournal.ie’s Noteworthy platform examines the impact of salmon farming on marine biodiversity – and the results make reading sober. Concerns about the impact on wild Atlantic salmon sea ​​lice and disease on salmon farms, as well as farm escapes that threaten hybridization, are the order of …

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