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Newswise: World's most expensive spice (saffron) favors Rhode Island growing conditions according to URI researchers

World's most expensive spice (saffron) favors Rhode Island growing conditions according to URI researchers

University of Rhode Island

KINGSTON, R.I. – November 6, 2019 – Saffron is the world’s most expensive spice, selling for about $5,000 per pound at wholesale rates, and 90 percent of the global saffron harvest comes from Iran. But University of Rhode Island agriculture researchers have found that Ocean State farms have the potential to get a share of the market as demand for saffron in the United States grows.

Channels: Agriculture, All Journal News, Economics, Food Science, Plants, Local - Rhode Island, Middle East News,

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6-Nov-2019 2:30 PM EST
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Newswise: The High Price of Trump’s Great Betrayal

The High Price of Trump’s Great Betrayal

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

President Trump’s abandonment of the Kurds reinforced already existing doubts in the region and around the world that the United States remains a reliable ally. Article by Richard N. Haass. Originally published at Project Syndicate October 17, 2019.

Channels: Government/Law, History, U.S. Politics, Middle East News,

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22-Oct-2019 4:20 PM EDT
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Archaeologists Uncover 2,000-Year-Old Street in Jerusalem Built by Pontius Pilate

Taylor & Francis

An ancient walkway most likely used by pilgrims as they made their way to worship at the Temple Mount has been uncovered in the "City of David" in the Jerusalem Walls National Park.

Channels: All Journal News, Archaeology and Anthropology, History, Religion, Staff Picks, Israel News, Middle East News,

Released:
21-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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The Syrian Conflict: Consequences of U.S. Withdrawal

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

CFR Conference Call. Steven A. Cook and Gayle Tzemach Lemmon discuss the U.S. decision to withdraw from northeastern Syria and the Turkish response, including implications for the United States’ Kurdish allies in Syria and the future of the Islamic State.

Channels: All Journal News, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. National Security, U.S. Politics, Middle East News,

Released:
15-Oct-2019 9:00 AM EDT
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Newswise: Searching for Water

Searching for Water

University of Delaware

What does the presence of 1,000 year old water mean for the future of water supplies under the desert regions of Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Jordan, Oman, Yemen and the United Arab Emirates? New research has sought to identify how much good water is available in the Arabian Peninsula, where water is stored in what are known as "fossil aquifers."

Channels: Agriculture, All Journal News, Food and Water Safety, Geology, Environmental Science, Middle East News,

Released:
14-Oct-2019 2:20 PM EDT
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