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Feb 27, 2015, 17:00 ET

Farmer Mac Subsidiary to Redeem Outstanding Preferred Stock

The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac, NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) and its subsidiary, Farmer Mac II LLC, announced today that Farmer...

Feb 27, 2015, 07:00 ET

Young Canadian farmers are gathering in Ottawa for their annual conference

OTTAWA, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - More than 130 young farmers are gathering in Ottawa for the Canadian Young Farmers' Forum (CYFF) annual conference....

Feb 25, 2015, 13:40 ET
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Fresh Thyme Sets Opening for Sugarcreek Township, March 25 - First Dayton Area Location

 Dayton's first Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will be celebrating its grand opening March 25 in the Sugarcreek Township community. Fresh Thyme is...

Feb 23, 2015, 08:31 ET

Egg Farmers of Canada support youth and leadership in Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Egg Farmers of Canada is proud to be this year's Visionary Sponsor of the Forum for Young Canadians. For a fourth...

Feb 11, 2015, 16:05 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Begins Trading on OTCQX®

 Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. (OTCQX: FMAO), the single bank holding company of the Farmers & Merchants State Bank, today announced...

Feb 11, 2015, 14:40 ET
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Farmers® Reaches Settlement in Lawsuit with Two Radiological Corporations and Their Owners Over Alleged Billing Fraud

 Farmers Insurance Exchange, 21st Century Insurance Company, Coast National Insurance Company, Mid-Century Insurance Company, and Truck...

Feb 06, 2015, 15:32 ET

Supply management: A system worth fighting for!

Dairy Farmers of Canada's annual policy conference ends on an optimistic note OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Dairy farmers from across the...

Feb 06, 2015, 11:00 ET

California's Three Largest Dairy Cooperatives Submit Proposal for California to Join the Federal Milk Marketing Order

 Underscoring continued support of their farmer-owners, the three largest dairy cooperatives in California submitted a joint proposal to the...

Feb 05, 2015, 16:05 ET

Farmer Mac Announces 4th Consecutive Annual Dividend Increase

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac, NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) announced today that it has increased the quarterly dividend...

Feb 04, 2015, 17:30 ET
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Farmers Insurance Continues Partnership With PGA TOUR Player Rickie Fowler

Farmers Insurance announced today a three-year extension with PGA TOUR player Rickie Fowler.  As part of the extension, Fowler will continue...

Feb 04, 2015, 07:00 ET

Egg Farmers of Canada named one of Ottawa's top employers for a third year

Taking pride in managing and promoting Canada's supply of fresh, local and high-quality eggs OTTAWA, Feb. 4, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Egg Farmers...

Feb 03, 2015, 19:00 ET
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Go On Tour With Farmers Insurance And Thank America's Teachers

 Farmers Insurance is inviting America to go on a coast-to-coast tour to thank America's teachers. In partnership with PGA TOUR players, Rickie...

Jan 30, 2015, 17:06 ET
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First Farmers Financial Corp. Announces 2014 Financial Results

 First Farmers Financial Corp. (OTCQB: FFMR), parent company of First Farmers Bank & Trust Co., announced earnings of $3.9 million, or...

Jan 22, 2015, 18:24 ET
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Farmer Boys Expands in Los Angeles County

Farmer Boys restaurants announced today it will celebrate the official ribbon cutting for its 80th restaurant on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 2:30...

Jan 20, 2015, 16:45 ET

Farmer Mac Accepted as a Counterparty to Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Reverse Repurchase Facility

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac, NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) announced today that the company has been accepted as a...

Jan 19, 2015, 09:00 ET
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USFRA To Bring Animal Care To Center Stage During The Food Dialogues At The Dairy Forum On January 28

 The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance® (USFRA®) will assemble a range of voices to discuss animal care and animal care standards...

Jan 15, 2015, 13:17 ET
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Farmers Insurance, One Of Colorado's Top Insurers, Enters Rideshare Insurance Market With Introduction Of New Option For Colorado Drivers

Farmers Insurance, one of the largest multiline insurers in Colorado and the nation, announced the introduction of the company's first Rideshare...

Jan 13, 2015, 16:05 ET

Farmer Mac Selects Bank of the West Executive Curt Covington to Head Agricultural Finance Group

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac, NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) announced today that Curt Covington will join the company as...

Jan 08, 2015, 13:58 ET
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Get Fit and Lean In 2015 at Your Local Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets across the Midwest will be hosting health and wellness fairs to help customers achieve their health goals for...

Jan 08, 2015, 11:56 ET
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Farmers Insurance Files Major Fraud Lawsuit Against Multiple New York No-Fault Medical Providers

 Farmers Insurance Exchange and its affiliates (collectively "Farmers") have filed a lawsuit in the state Supreme Court of New York against...