Stylised owl

This simple little project of a stylised owl is a gentle introduction to the art of woodcarving aimed at the beginner, with minimum outlay on tools as it only requires the use of two gouges. It is also a very good initial exercise in gaining practical experience of how to approach the different grain directions — as marked with the red arrows.

The scale designs supplied can easily be altered or adapted to incorporate your own ideas if you wish to, which is very much encouraged.

The wood used in the example is a piece of American black walnut which

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Reduce noise

Learn to bring out detail in low-tight photos

Digital noise is the grain that can sometimes appear in photos and reduce their quality. It’s a particular problem when shooting in low light. Increasing your ISO to make the sensor more sensitive to light and brighten up the shot can help to create a well-exposed image, but it also has the side effect of creating digital noise. However, this also depends on the camera. You could brighten up your shots by using a slower shutter speed or wider aperture instead, but if this isn’t possible, editing software can help save the

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Bees and broad beans

Broad beans are plants whose seeds knotting possible both by self-pollination and cross-pollination with the insects.

To clarify the role of honeybees in pollination of broad beans on Gomel Regional Agricultural Experiment Station conducted the following experiment.

In late April 1962 the central apiary Manor (spot Meadows) a light fertile soil (0,025 hectares) manually sown broad beans, keeping the distance between rows of 40 cm.

At the beginning of mass flowering identified two plots located next to an area of ​​2.5 square meters. The first plot pollinating insects visiting flowers freely beans. On the second — the plants were under

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Ministry of Economy: rise bread, milk, vodka, transport

So, for 8 months, prices of petroleum products sold through gas stations, has increased by 15% and seems to increase will continuesmiling. August 30, the price of travel in public transport in Minsk jumped by 20% (from 500 to 600 rubles), regional fare instead of the previous 420 rubles will cost floorthousand rubles for each trip. According to Vladimir Adashkevich, despite the fact that This year threshed grain is more than Last year, Belarus will have to buy abroad about 200 thousand tons of elite species of wheat, coarse grains also. Because in September plans to increase the price of

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Analysis of prostatic fluid

Analysis of prostatic fluid — microscopic examination of prostatic fluid.

Analysis shows that the secretion of the prostate?

Using this analysis it is possible to evaluate the function of the prostate, to identify its inflammation (prostatitis).

How to get the secret of the prostate gland for analysis?

Urologist doing massage of the prostate and a drop of the released secret collects on a slide or in a test tube, pressing down lightly on the head of the penis. The analysis can be taken at any time of the day.

How to explore the secret of the prostate

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Yaroslavl field settles settler — grain sorghum

Yaroslavl field settles settler — grain sorghum

A thousand acres increased this spring field area occupied by grain and forage crops in JSC "SHP" Voschazhnikovo. "

In the rotation of one of the largest agricultural enterprises of the Yaroslavl region includes 700 hectares of sorghum and 270 — corn for silage. To prepare the fields for planting, the local machine operators had to work hard. They are still in the autumn have started processing overgrown with young trees and shrubs areas of special cutters and heavy harrows. The additional costs per hectare of arable land amounted to a new

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Effective Yenisei

Combine harvester "Yenisei-954" manufactured by the JSC "Krasnoyarsk Combine Plant" (part of the Concern "Tractor plants"), was recognized as a cost-effective when working in the fields with high yield. According to a comparative evaluation carried out by experts of the Siberian Research Institute of Mechanization and Electrification of Agriculture ("SibIME"), combine demonstrates the highest economic returns of their "classmates", harvesting machines.

Combines "Yenisei-954" is used for harvesting grain, legumes, cereals and other crops. The machine has a double-drum threshing system, which allows you to work efficiently even on wet soils, equipped with a 300-liter fuel tank and provides

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Kuban grain exports increased by 1.4 times

Rosselkhoznadzor experts checked more than 13 million tons of grain. It is so much grain and its products have already evaluated the quality of the Rosselkhoznadzor specialists in Krasnodar Krai and the Republic of Adygea today. All these products were exported through the ports of the Krasnodar Territory. In comparison with the previous year exports grew by 1.4 times.

Very active in buying Russian grain to Egypt. Exports to that country has already exceeded 4.5 million tons, Turkey gained more than half a million tons, Iran, more than 900 thousand tons. Increased the number of species in demand

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Grain exports from Ukraine increased by 28%

Ukraine 2 months from the beginning of the marketing year increased grain exports by 28% compared to the same period last year, to 4,000,000 tons.

2 months from the beginning of the marketing period, exports of grain increased by 28%, and almost 4 million tons of grain crops. 

Now, according to the Prime Minister, it is important to create a competitive environment in the markets of certified grain warehouses and grain handling services in the port elevators.

"Over this question operates an interagency working group under the Ministry of Economic Development, which is

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Russian grain exports reached 9.8 million tons

The volume of grain exports from Russia with the July 1, 2012 amounted to 9,763,000 tons. This is evidenced by the materials of the Ministry of Agriculture.

In October it was shipped 1.79 million tons of grain, including 1,196 tons of wheat, 277.2 thousand tons of barley and 257.1 thousand tons of corn.

The Russian Grain Union expects to late October export volume will reach 10,2-10,3 million tons, and by the end of the year export capacity will reach 12 million tons.

As of October 26 was collected 72.2 million tons of grain. The situation with the harvest in 2012

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