Get your shrimp from the market to your refrigerator or freezer as soon as possible. If you have a long trip home, ask that the shrimp be placed in a bag with ice. Once you’re home, rinse fresh shrimp under cold running water and place in a bowl of ice.
TORONTO Canadian housing starts edged higher in March and building permits were weaker than expected in February, reports released on Tuesday showed, offering some reassurance that Canada housing sector is simply cooling, not crashing.While housing starts rose for a second straight month, all the strength was in the rural market urban starts dropped sharply and a longer term trend showed construction is continuing to moderate, according to a report from government agency Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.Meanwhile, data from Statistics Canada showed the value of Canadian building permits rose a weaker than expected 1.7% in February as a sharp decline in plans for multi family housing partially offset strength in other projects.far, so good on the soft landing in Canadian housing, BMO Capital Markets senior economist Robert Kavcic said in a research note, pointing out that starts have receded to just above levels seen two years ago.have now bounced back in two straight months since January deep decline, and the average for all of Q1 sat at a comfortable 177,100. That in line with fundamental demand and probably right about where policymakers would like to see activity.But the monthly gain was entirely due to a 24% surge in rural starts to the highest level since 2010, a pace one economist said was not sustainable.The six month trend level in housing starts was 189,742 in March, continuing a downward slope that began in the middle of 2012, when Canada robust housing market peaked.The Conservative federal government tightened mortgage lending rules in July 2012 to cool the sizzling housing sector, its fourth such move in four years. The changes shortened the maximum mortgage length, making it harder for Canadians to take on too much debt to get into the expensive real estate market.look for the level of housing starts to remain around this level for the balance of the year, Mazen Issa, Canada macro strategist at TD Securities, said in a research note.construction will also help limit the risk from an accumulation of inventory when interest rates inevitably move higher.
During the debate between opposing parties to strip mine or not, phosphate industry officials state they have a new technology to mitigate the damage caused by severe landscape disturbances. However, no plans have been revealed to clarify their statements. Curiously, industry officials make claims about new technologies that do not exist, but will be designed and implemented by the phosphate industry in the future, industry official claim.