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spruce

(sproos)
Any of the evergreen coniferous trees and shrubs of the genus Picea (family Piceaceae), widely found in the Northern Hemisphere. Known side effects of exposure to spruce dusts (e.g., in sawmill workers) include an increased incidence of reactive airways diseases such as asthma. The gum of the spruce is used occasionally in complementary and alternative medicine as an expectorant.
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Release date- 25072019 - Scientists of the University of Twente discovered that early detection of European spruce bark beetles is possible with remote sensing.
18 July 2019 - US-based cloud-based business management solutions provider ECi Software Solutions has acquired Spruce Computer Systems Ltd., a UK-based reseller of ECi's Spruce software for managing timber, hardware and building materials businesses in the United Kingdom, the company said.
The acquisition reflects Spruce's growth strategy, which is centered around continued expansion of its operating portfolio and servicing platform.
The transaction follows a recent USD 50m equity investment from Spruce's owner HPS Investment Partners, a global investment firm with over USD 48bn of assets under management, as well as a USD 208m debt financing completed earlier this year.
Executive chairman Geoff Wilding said: "Spruce House has one of the best long-term investment records I know of and I am delighted to welcome Zach to the board of Victoria.
The Spruce House Partnership, founded in 2006, is a New York-based private investment partnership with over USD 3 billion of equity capital.
The Novorossiysk branch of the All-Russian Plant Quarantine Center confirmed the presence of the black spruce barbel.
There are three main types of tree you are likely to see on sale - Norway spruce (Picea abies), Nordmann fir (Abies nordmanniana), and the blue spruce (Picea pungens).
b aThof tr sale - abies), N nordman (Picea pu There are three main types tree you are likely to see on Norway spruce (Picea Nordmann fir (Abies nordmanniana), and the blue spruce pungens).
1 KNOW WHAT KIND OF TREE YOU WANT Each variety is different, so ensure you know the difference between a spruce and a fir.
Containerised trees that have been grown in the ground, dug up and Try blue spruce stuck in a pot can also struggle long term.
Garden Spires and Spruce Spires in Newark have been sold to New York-based affordable housing developer Omni America LLC.Garden Spires and Spruce Spires in Newark have been sold to New York-based affordable housing developer Omni America LLC.