Stocks finished the month of May higher despite the bears best shots to press it lower today.
The S&P 500 increased 1.5% to 2,096.95 this month regardless of dipping 0.1% today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average ticked up 0.1% to 17,787.13 in May despite dropping 86.09 points, or 0.5%, today. The Nasdaq Composite leapt 3.6% to 4,948.05 this month after acquiring 0.3% today.
The Dow had actually been down as much as 149.19 points, or 0.8%, today, which would have left it in unfavorable territory for the month.
It’s a line-up you would normally see on prime time TELEVISION or headlining a music festival, but from September 16 to 25 these huge names will be enhancing the Garden City.
A Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers stand-out will be Charlie Albone, the 2015 Chelsea Flower Garden Show winning landscape designer however most recognizable as the Selling Houses Australia presenter.
His work at the Chelsea Flower Garden Show included 18-months of preparation prior to 21-days of constructing the garden itself, however in 2012 at the Carnival of Flowers Albone will be showing-off his abilities in a variety of demonstrations utilizing flowers, foliage and produce sourced from the Toowoomba region.
Monsanto is working on anti-aging innovation for flowers utilizing a genetic innovation it can feed to plants through vase water.
The St. Louis biotech company, known for its transgenic corn and soybeans, and for being the target of anti-GMO campaigners, divulged in a patent application that it’s testing a brand-new method of stopping roses, carnations, and petunias from wilting.
That could help get flowers to supermarkets, florists, and mortuaries just as they’re all set to flower. Attempts to do that now are the bane of the fresh-cut-flower market, which relies on planes, tanks of anti-aging gas, and harmful chemicals to do it. If you are interested in summer bulbs you need to visit this bulbsandbeyond.com .