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Nature's sense of humour- the Fir tree got a little too close to the Oak!
 
Hungry Garry Oak tree appears to be chewing on a Fir tree branch.
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I think the oak can take him.
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Pee-cycling
GOOD Lite: Just Pee On It, Stupid. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwuKqO1Bo
Pee-cycling saves water, feeds plants, and helps low-income farmers. What's not to love?
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happy 49th Slash...and many many more rockin years !
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Interesting interview with Google  founders....
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Good tips.
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Sounds great Google!
 
We're excited to announce that Google is working with TechSoup to launch Google for Nonprofits in Canada. If you are a Canadian Registered Charity, a Canadian Federal Nonprofit or a Canadian Provincial Nonprofit, you can learn more about how to apply here: www.google.ca/nonprofits

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Looking good- I.o.T,
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I made these cages a few years ago to protect my blueberries from the birds, rabbits, and deer. They work great, just 3ft farm fencing wrapped in chicken wire, much better than messing with netting. 
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GR8 idea!  Netting is a pain!
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So far out!
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Sounds excessive, but explains all the "opt into" emails lately.

Racked: Intelligence: One Spam Email Will Cost Brands $10 Mil in Canada. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwpN2Hnh8
Image via Getty Starting on July 1, Canadian businesses will no longer be able to spam consumers via email, text, or social media without explicit consent from each individual. This...
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I call them "Voodoo lilies" , a tongue about a foot long...growing wild. What's the proper name?
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Smells even worse.
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Been around the world, travelled to, and lived in lots of far out places!
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  • M.O.O.C.
    Various, present
  • Canadian Marine Research Institute, Carriacou W.I.
    Marine Sciences
  • Ridgemont High School
    O.S.S.G.D.
  • Comberton Village College, Cambridgeshire U.K.
    Arts and Sciences
  • Canadian Junior College, Toronto
    Arts and Sciences
  • Ontario Correspondence Courses
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  • Camosun College
    Various
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