Saturday, February 09, 2008


Born February 3, 2008. Parents are Eli & Jessica (Pottinger) Beachy, grand parents are Craig & Colleen (Froese) Beachy, both parents of Port Clements BC. Austin is the 9th generation of G, G, Grandson of Peter (Bitsche) Beachy who came to America from Switzerland in 1767, with his wife and three young sons. They first settled in Maryland, in time they moved to Pennsylvania. Today there are Beachys in many countries around the world. Welcome Austin James, may God bless and guide you through out your life time.


Lois Beachy Underhill is the author of THE WOMAN WHO RAN FOR PRESIDENT, THE MANY LIVES OF VICTORIA WOODHULL published in hardcover by Bridge Works Publishing, June 1995 and in paperback by Penguin, July 1996. This is a story about Victoria Woodhill who ran for president before women were allowed to vote.Click for more interesting information.


Imagine an oilseed, not part of the food chain, that can produce biodegradable plastic and improve the economics of making biodiesel. That is the vision of scientists at Cambridge, Mass.-based Metabolix Inc. and their research partners at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in Creve Coeur.
The collaboration "really speaks to the fact that the Danforth Center has grown up and developed in ways that the science is relevant to the translation of basic research" into commercial products, said its PRESIDENT ROGER BEACHY. "That's the mission … that we laid out years ago."
Click to read the article by Rachel Melcer