When Laurel and moved our family to this part of the world, we were were blessed with the option of sending our children to Camp Koolaree. On the shores of Kootenay Lake, just a bit north of Nelson, it’s a rustic wilderness camp owned by the United Church that’s accessible by boat or a hike on the railway only. Home to 140 kids who canoe, swim, hike, play, sing, and run every July and August, it has existed since 1932 as a place of formation and transformation for thousands of children..
So pardon me while I carnauba wax philosophical.Happens to all of us.Rather than let them pile up until my editors cant find me, I usually slog through them, glancing briefly at everything before I ever so carefully circular file it.And this is how I end up with half my brainpan sloshing over with useless knowledge.But hey, these tiddling tidbits deserve a place somewhere. So I have elected to pass some of them along to you. See how your left lobe likes it.Welcome to Shopping Mall Hell.
The reactor at Flamanville is a perfect example of this homegrown talent: the first of France new fleet of reactors, the third generation EPR is at the cutting edge of nuclear technology safer and more efficient, Areva claims the reactor can withstand severe earthquakes. One of four such projects in the world, the Flamanville EPR reflects the role of France as a world leader in not just the nuclear industry, but the broader international energy sector. On a more practical level, it is hoped that the success of the Flamanville project will provoke a wave of exports as other countries seek to acquire the new technology.
Over the period under review, the output figure with regard to beef in the United States peaked at $100.9B in 2014, leveling off in the following year. Beef manufacturing, with a share in total output standing near 59% in 2016. Pork, not canned or made into sausage, made in slaughtering plants lagged somewhat behing, accounting for only the 24% share.
The great thing about prefabricated steel building packages is that they come with everything you need to erect it within a few days. Literally, three or four people could fully construct a simple garage within a couple of days. However, more complex metal garage buildings that are larger in size might require some outside professional assistance to assemble it properly.
I am looking through my grandmother large, cumbersome photograph albums. There are wedding pictures, family pictures, but the snaps that really hold my interest are ones from my grandfather workplace. In the 1940s my grandfather was a contractor with Bowater He would travel into the woods with a camp (I mean camp houses, not tents), a crew of cutters and a cook and stay in the forest for about three months..