To keep cash circulating to the farmers, foragers and fishing crews that depend on Blue Hill, Barber began selling boxes of fish, meat or seasonal vegetables for curbside pickup. Customers get a grab bag of ingredients both well-known (greenhouse cucumbers) and less familiar (Purple Sword celtuce stalks). Tucked into the boxes are recipes and background on the crops, including the information that the telltale holes in “beetle-bitten brassicas” were left by flea beetles, who have a knack for finding the sweetest plants in the field. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus impact | Your kitchen can be as well stocked as restaurants now
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In other niche areas of corona medicare like diagnostic kits, rapid diagnostic kits and RNA extraction kits, the numbers of companies have gone up from 0 to 5, 2 and 8 respectively – as has the production. While there were no diagnostic kits at the beginning of the year, companies are now producing 111.2 million pieces per month. Likewise, for RNA extraction kits; non-existent at the beginning of 2020, 10.79 million pieces are being produced every month. In the case of COVID-19 rapid diagnostic kits, 27 million pieces per annum are on the anvil. … [Read more...] about From PPE kits to sanitisers to ventilators, COVID-19 has sparked off an indigenous cottage industry boom
In a series of Twitter posts, Shah, who has been feeding the poor, helping migrants, and taking care of street dogs amid the coronavirus-induced lockdown, wrote that he was detained by the Mumbai Police for ferrying migrant workers to their destination in Mumbai. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus lockdown | Activist praised by PM Modi in Mann ki Baat alleges harassment by Mumbai Police for helping migrants
Between Rossari Biotech, Yes Bank FPO, and Bharat Bond ETF, if we take a long-term view and moderate to high-risk profile, we like Rossari the most, given that it ticks the right boxes when it comes to sector and growth profile. At the offer price, Rossari would be valued at a premium relative to some of its larger peers (P/E of around 36) like Vinati, Atul, and Fine Organics. This valuation could be justified given its higher revenue and net income CAGR numbers. … [Read more...] about Rossari Biotech IPO, Bharat Bond ETF & Yes Bank FPO: Where should investors put their money?
In its latest update on the drug, Gilead said on July 10 that an analysis showed remdesivir helped reduce the risk of death in severely ill COVID-19 patients but cautioned that rigorous clinical trials were needed to confirm the benefit. … [Read more...] about One in three South Korean COVID-19 patients improved with remdesivir