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Frotcast 226: Faith-Based Films, Zellweger Thinkpieces, and ‘Birdman’

 Listenontheplayerabove,ordownloadasanmp3here (rightclick,saveas).IworkedmyassoffwritingaParryGrippcareerretrospective lastweekandIbelievewegotagrandtotalofminus1000newlisteners,somaybethisweekofzerocelebrityguests(saveLaremy)andthekindofverbaltomfoolerywealwaysdowilltakeustothenextlevel.

PERC Calculators Estimate Propane Cost Savings

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has just released a suite of cost calculator tools for customers in three of the industry’s fastest-growing markets: agriculture, commercial landscape, and on road fleets. The calculators...Show More Summary

Using Social Listening for Content Ideation at AgCatalyst

Ideation is the forming of ideas or concepts. When it comes to online content creation where do you get the inspiration for your ideation? How about social listening? That’s a take away from the AgCatalyst session by Hannah Godfrey, Brandwatch. Show More Summary

Podcast: Europe, counties and hipsters

This week’s issue of the Spectator takes a close look at Europe. Nicholas Farrell focuses on the terminal decline of Italy, and asks whether anything can be done to stop… Continue reading The post Podcast: Europe, counties and hipsters appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

The NHS Wales disaster vindicates Tony Blair, not David Cameron

  As someone who believes that a Labour government would be a calamity for Britain, I ought not to mind the recent fuss about NHS Wales. Yes, it is a… Continue reading The post The NHS Wales disaster vindicates Tony Blair, not David Cameron appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Wrapping up the 2014 CTIC Tour

2014 CTIC Conservation in Action Tour Photo Album The CTIC Conservation in Action tour of the Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) was the most interesting of the tours I have attended so far. I grew up just east of the Everglades in Broward County and did agricultural reporting in Florida for ten years, but I never really had the chance to... Read More

Myths About Entrepreneurship

Linda Rottenberg, author of "Crazy Is a Compliment," on what it really takes to start a business.

Idaho dry bean industry sets sights on Costa Rica - AgMinute for October 22, 2014

Idaho's dry bean industry sees Costa Rica as one of its best potential new markets and the Idaho Bean Commission will use a $18,000 specialty crop grant to try to make inroads into that Central American nation. Click here for the full story

Co-founder of ThinkUp, Gina Trapani [Cool Tools Show #12]

Subscribe to the Cool Tools Podcast on iTunes | RSS | Transcript | Download MP3 |See all the Cool Tools Show posts on a single page Lifehacker founder and ThinkUp co-founder, Gina Trapani introduces us to a few web based apps that offer elegant design and features

Book Club: Final Fantasy VI, Week 1

Join us for a discussion of musical rewards, Six-Sigma Optimized Character Builds, and the bourgeois. Book Club: Final Fantasy VI, Week 1 originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]

WTO panel rules COOL detrimental to Canada, Mexico - AgMinute for October 21, 2014

A WTO compliance panel on Monday ruled an amended U.S. country of origin labeling measure has a detrimental impact on imported Canadian and Mexican livestock. Click here for the full story

Want a Happier Marriage? Combine Bank Accounts

There are strong feelings on the pros and cons of sharing checking and savings as a couple. The latest episode of the Couple Money Podcast shares some tips on how you can go about on combining your finances and how to start your first budget as a couple (you can listen to it below). For […]

Episode 130: Album Oriented Pop

Matt and Ryan listen to and discuss Swedish electro-pop artist Tove Lo's debut LP Queen of the Clouds. Episode 130: Album Oriented Pop originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]

Somebody’s Having A Laugh

Andy Stott “Faith in Strangers” A lot of songs that are built around a post-punk type of bass line end up having that part completely overtake the rest of the composition, and every other sound is just some decoration for this huge, thudding thing at the center of the track. But that’s not what’s going […]

Crisis group addresses Idaho grain losses - AgMinute for October 20, 2014

A crisis response group convened by Idaho's Speaker of the House is trying to find ways to help growers in Southern Idaho deal with the huge losses in wheat and barley production they suffered this year due to unusually heavy August and September rains. Click here for the full story

Pirates, Princesses, Witches And Vampires: Stocking Costumes Is Serious Business

Costume shop owners think about stocking their shelves like investors think about putting together stock portfolios. They need a diverse mix of classic costume favorites and risky hot new things.

Maggie Bjorklund – Shaken

I like gut-wrenching songs about heartbreak and whiskey-induced mistakes, sung by a guy with a rough-hewn voice as much as anyone but sometimes there’s a need for a change of pace. Maggie Bjorklund’s excellent new record, Shaken, is exactly the change of pace I need from time to time. Bjorklund takes familiar instruments like guitar, [...]

LISTEN: Travel gadgets for your next trip

This week, Xeni, Mark and Jason talk TSA-friendly backpacks, aromatherapy to help you sleep, and two travel must-haves for your phablet and vehicle batteries.

Florida State Rep on CTIC Tour

A member of the Florida legislature joined us on CTIC Conservation in Action tour of the Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) last week to learn more herself about the various conservation efforts in the region. Representative Katie Edwards...Show More Summary

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