Agriculture

Dutch government angers farmers with tough emission goals

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The Dutch government unveiled goals Friday to drastically reduce emissions of nitrogen oxides to protect the environment, a plan that would lead to major upheavals in the Netherlands’ multibillion dollar agriculture industry and has already angered some farmers. Calling it an “unavoidable transition,” the government mandated reductions in emissions of up …

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Lightning storms in Albania flood cities, cause 1 death

TIRANA, Albania — Lightning storms in Albania flooded cities, caused power outages in the capital and led to the death of at least person Thursday, authorities said. Police said a 51-year-old man died in a fire after lightning hit a home in the northwestern village of Dedaj and caused an electrical short. Another man was …

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