States around us were talking about industrial hemp, which as a broad leafed plant was less susceptible to scab. Canada had already begun taking steps to make the crop legal to cultivate, which it formally allowed in 1998. However, under the Controlled Substances Act, hemp remained illegal to grow without a permit from the federal Drug Enforcement Agency, stymying growers from starting up production..
(30 credits) The University’s General Education requirements in the areas of Writing and Speaking (9), Health and Physical Activity (3), Arts (6), Humanities (6), and Social and Behavioral Sciences (6). (Note: Students will be required to take ECON 002 GS(3) and ECON 004 GS(3) in order to satisfy the Social and Behavioral Sciences requirement. The University’s General Education requirements in the areas of Quantification and Natural Sciences will be satisfied by course work listed under heading “c”.).
Hurricane Patricia is the most powerful storm ever recorded by the National Hurricane Center. The storm is expected to generate torrential rains and flooding. The storm is moving to the north at about 10 MPH. We have been here almost thirteen years now, and finally it is all coming together. Our greenhouse project was finished this fall, and now we are working on getting all the one gallon pre bonsai elevated on benches so they can get weeded and pruned regularly without bending over. We have pruned back every larger plant in the whole place to prepare them for final branch work and sale, even my mammoth 25 year old maple collection.
After the acrimonious 1800 presidential election, Connecticut Danbury Baptist Association wrote to the new president, Thomas Jefferson, to ask him to declare a day of prayer and thanksgiving to heal the nation. In a written response, Jefferson politely declined, coining the phrase, of separation between Church State to explain that the First Amendment prevented him from associating the presidency with a religious declaration. The letter which drew on his firm belief that government support of any religion through tax revenue or otherwise was discriminatory provides a pivotal moment in American religious freedom.
The Grand Central Partnership (818 1777) has free Midtown tours leaving from the Whitney Museum at Philip Morris, 42nd Street at Park Avenue; Fridays 12.30pm (weather permitting). A tour of the 34th Street area (868 0521) departs from the Fifth Avenue entrance to the Empire State Building on Thursdays at 12.30pm. A one hour guided tour of Historic Orchard Street District (see “factory outlets”) departs from Katz’s Deli on the corner of East Houston and Ludlow Streets every Sunday at 11am.