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  • Why Omega Protein Should Be In Your Portfolio [View article] a recreational fisherman here on Cape Cod I understand the importance of Menhaden (Bunker) as the major food source for the Striped Bass population that live along the East Coast. The past few years have been dismal as far as the number, size, and health of the bass in local waters. Three years ago I was seeing schools of bunker off my dock every day. These past two years I saw ONE small school, total. Spotter planes, purse seine nets, & processing ships are just too efficient at cleaning out our ocean of this most important bait fish. Couldn't we be sending something else to feed China's swine, like hemp seed? I, for one, would like to see more restrictive quotas on the number of menhaden taken from our waters.
    Feb 20, 2014. 11:50 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Noble Corp., Diamond Offshore shares down big on slower drilling outlook [View news story]
    ...or you could invest in a company like Ecolab (ECL) that sees the opportunity in treating bi-products from fracking & drilling. They recently acquired two companies that specialize in this area. Bill Gates likes the Ecolab enough to own 10% of it. I bought back in April around $82, plan to add to my position, and hold it for the long term as the demand for these services are bound to grow.
    Jan 24, 2014. 12:29 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • 3 Under-Appreciated GDP Facts [View article]
    ...why not let these talented, well-educated people reduce their student loans/debt while enhancing our community by volunteering in classrooms or toward some social good? Have the freshly-minted MBA's come up with the business plans, (as close to cost-neutral as possible), that best utilizes the various talent that comes forward. Have the CPA's do the accounting & keep track of the time cards. The list goes on...
    Nov 30, 2012. 09:36 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment