Trustees hiring for fall and winter positions

The Trustees nonprofit, a Massachusetts land conservation organization, recently announced open positions for part-time staff at Powisset Farm, Rocky Woods, Noanet Woodlands and other properties in Charles River Valley. Positions include land stewardship, property conservation and maintenance, event assistants for programming for adults and children, weekend guards, culinary assistants, retail …

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Judge blocks California County tanker ban on Asian pot growers

Federal judge blocked northern California county ban on trucks delivering water to Hmong cannabis growers, saying it raises ‘serious questions’ about racial discrimination and leaves growers without a source water for basic sanitation, home gardens and livestock. U.S. District Chief Justice Kimberly J. Mueller issued a temporary injunction on Friday …

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Century Pacific “adopts” 3 greenhouses in Zamboanga

TOUCHE The Adopt-a-Farm project will help make poverty reduction sustainable in rural communities. -CONTRIBUTED The Century Pacific Food group run by the Po family has become the first company to adopt the government’s farm adoption program that aims to build farming villages and create jobs for seasonally displaced workers. Through …

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