Radical Gardens bringing new approach to farmingSurveying her burgeoning acreage, where
newly planted bean shoots are poking their heads out of freshly
turned furrows, Brianna Humphrey chuckles about her luck.“I have the worst soil known to man,”
she laughs. “I should really be selling bricks of clay and not
food.”When she decided last year to cultivate
a 100-foot food plot on her parents’ property in the south part of
Timmins, the poor quality of soil became her first challenge. But she
planted crops anyway.Some failed, but some flou...
Timmins Mayor Steve Black returned from a
provincial trade mission to China with a signed letter of intent of
investment in a basalt project.
A market feasibility study still has to be
done, but Jiangsu Tianlong Continuous Basalt Fiber Company’s plans
have the potential to bring 60 manufactu...
Lake Shore Gold
has found new gold mineralization on the southern portion of its 144 Gap Zone
at its Timmins property.According to a
news release, surface drilling in the area discovered the mineralization 450
metres below and northeast of previous drilling. Drilling returned key intercepts
Northern College has completed construction
on a new residence at its Haileybury campus.The four-storey residence features 16
apartment-style units, with a total capacity of 64 residents. Each unit
includes a kitchen with eat-in dining area, living room and two bathrooms. The facility was constr...
Texas-based Calabrian Corp. is setting up a liquid sulfur dioxide plant in Timmins.In a news
release, the company said the facility would serve the mining, paper and water
treatment markets. Site development and construction is to begin immediately,
and production is expected to start in late 20...