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PPP vs ODA, Part 2

* This is my article in BusinessWorld last week.

“The first lesson of economics is scarcity: there is never enough of anything to fully satisfy all those who want it. 700 kata lagi

Mormon crickets march into northern Oregon town

A Oregon state entomologist says the bugs aren’t a concern, but tell that to a golfer who had to putt over them.

The appearance of voracious Mormon crickets in the Arlington area of north central Oregon prompted a June 16 meeting of townspeople with state agriculture and Oregon State University Extension representatives. 11 kata lagi

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Washington on alert for Japanese beetles after Oregon outbreak

Washington steps up trapping for Japanese beetles, while Oregon wraps first year of five-year eradication campaign.

The Washington State Department of Agriculture will put out more traps in southwest Washington this summer to detect Japanese beetles, a strong-flying and leaf-eating pest found in abundance last summer across the Columbia River in Oregon. 13 kata lagi

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Producers encouraged to meet with China trade mission in Portland

Chinese consumers are increasingly interested in the food and drink products made in Oregon.

The largest trade mission to visit Oregon — a 25-member team from China — will stop in Portland June 21-22 to check out specialty food, snack products and wine, craft beer and hard cider. 40 kata lagi

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