State Sen. Randy Gardner, R-Bowling Green, unveiled a new bill Monday to protect Lake Erie from harmful algal blooms, adding several new proposals to a measure last year that passed the House but didn’t make it through the Senate. Continue reading Gardner introduces new algal bloom bill
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) – Farmers in Ohio, Michigan and Indiana are being asked to be part of the solution in fixing the algae problem in Lake Erie. Federal officials on Friday outlined a program that will make $17.5 million available to farmers Continue reading Plan Targets Farmers In 3 States To Reduce Lake Erie Algae
The western Lake Erie region is getting more than $19 million in federal grant money to help farmers reduce algae-forming runoff in northwest Ohio, northeast Indiana, and southeast Michigan. Continue reading Western Lake Erie gets $19M to trim algae-forming runoff
[Philippines] The $250-million annual carrageenan and seaweeds market in the Philippines provides jobs and incomes to 1.2 million Continue reading $800M worldwide; $250M seaweed industry employs 1.2 M Filipino workers
[USA] We depend on big farms for our food. For crops, that means a lot of fertilizer; for animals, that means a lot of waste. For the lakes Continue reading Will recycling phosphorus help stop algae blooms?
Ohio Farmers Union President Joe Logan said today that Ohio agriculture can and should be a part of fixing Lake Erie’s harmful algal blooms (HAB) and outlined several policy positions OFU Continue reading Ohio farmers union calls for targeted state action on algal blooms
As the algae bloom in Lake Erie continues to grow, so does the debate on who’s really to blame.
A report released by Environmental Defence, an environmental and health organization, Wednesday morning… Continue reading Algal blooms on Lake Erie. Who’s to blame?
THREE villages in Macuata, Vanua Levu will soon reap the rewards of their labour when their seaweed farms mature early next month.
Acting principal fisheries officer Northern Joji Vakawaletabua… Continue reading Villagers to harvest second batch of seaweed
MANILA, Philippines – Eating healthy includes making sure that the food you eat does not contain harmful ingredients.
If constrained by poverty, families are left with no choice but to make do with… Continue reading Better lives and nutrition through seaweeds