Pest Rise at current rate may cause potato and bread shortages in UK

According to a new study, if the pest rise continues at the current pace then in the next 30 years then the UK will face acute shortage of potato and bread. The study was conducted by the researchers from the University of Exeter.

IRS Issues Warning against On-Going Scam Phone Calls

Internal Revenue Service has issued a warning against the ongoing scam phone calls. David Tucker, IRS Seattle spokesman, clarified that the calls are not from IRS, but instead some fraud scammers, who are calling taxpayers and are demanding money for them or asking for some personal information.

Some callers have even threatened people if they don't meet the demands, they could face arrest.

Manitoba planning to use Dogs to fight Zebra Mussels

Manitoba is going to use dogs to battle with zebra mussels.

Conservation Minister Gord Mackintosh said in announcement at a press conference on Friday that the move will make the province the first to use dogs as a permanent strategy to find the invasive species next boating season.

Monarch Butterflies continue to Vanish

The Monarch butterfly migration begins in September. The butterfly travels thousands of miles towards the grounds of Mexico through Iowa, U.S. state in the Midwestern United States. Recently, a monarch scientist, Lincoln Brower, said that the iconic orange-and-black butterfly is moving closer to its extinction.

$54,000 for Agriculture in Classroom Program this Year

A grant of more than $54,000 has been approved by Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring for North Dakota's Agriculture in the Classroom program.

Goehring believes that the programs will provide immense help to teachers to make agriculture part of students' everyday learning by getting access to lesson materials and other tools.

NASA to Finalize Private Company to Build its Manned Spacecraft in September

In September, NASA will decide which private company will build its next generation vehicle that will take astronauts to the space. NASA says the contract is worth $4 billion and is very important.

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