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Aug 20, 2014, 15:03 ET
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Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Opens First Cincinnati Store August 27

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is excited to announce a grand opening celebration of their first store in Cincinnati, located in the Oakley...

Aug 18, 2014, 10:20 ET
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30 Teachers Across America Win $2,500 Grants To Use for Positive Change in the Classroom

 Farmers Insurance, one of the nation's largest multiline insurers, announced the third round of 30 winners of its "Thank A Million Teachers"...

Aug 11, 2014, 07:30 ET

Farmer Mac Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results -- Core Earnings of $23.2 million on Favorable Credit, Wider Spreads, and Tax Benefit

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac; NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced its second quarter 2014 results, which...

Aug 08, 2014, 16:05 ET

Farmer Mac Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Stock

 The board of directors of the Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac) has declared a quarterly dividend per share on each of...

Aug 07, 2014, 19:17 ET
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Farmer Boys in Gardena to Host Grand Opening Festivities

Farmer Boys today announced the grand opening festivities of its 641 W. Redondo Beach Blvd. location in Gardena. The grand opening events will...

Aug 06, 2014, 14:33 ET
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Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Opens First Ohio Store August 13, 2014

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is thrilled to announce the grand opening of their newest store located in the Columbus/Dublin community on...

Aug 04, 2014, 20:30 ET

Farmer Brothers Director of Sustainability Joins International Society of Sustainability Professionals Board

Sarah Beaubien, Director of Sustainability for Farmer Bros Co. ("Farmer Brothers") (NASDAQ: FARM), has joined the Board of Directors of the...

Aug 04, 2014, 16:05 ET

Farmer Mac Announces Conference Call for Second Quarter 2014 Results

The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac; NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced that it will host a conference call at...

Jul 30, 2014, 11:02 ET
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Grand Opening of Cincinnati's First Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Set for Aug. 27

Cincinnati's first Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will celebrate its Grand Opening Wednesday, August 27, in the Oakley community, with doors opening at...

Jul 29, 2014, 15:25 ET
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Farmer Boys Opens Restaurant in Beaumont, California

 Farmer Boys announces the opening of its first restaurant in Beaumont California, located at 1538 Second Street. This is the second Farmer...

Jul 29, 2014, 15:21 ET
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Farmer Boys Continues Growth in the Las Vegas Market

 Farmer Boys brings its fifth farm-to-table location to Las Vegas with the opening of the new restaurant located at 7791 W. Tropical Way. Each...

Jul 24, 2014, 14:00 ET

NW Farmers Cash/Food Drive Delivers Donations equal to 90,000+ lbs. of Food

Food banks in Washington and Oregon received 91,675 lbs. pounds of donated food (including $16,250 cash donations equivalent to 65,000 lbs.*) from...

Jul 22, 2014, 16:22 ET
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21st Century Insurance Files Lawsuit Against Two New Jersey Physicians for Alleged Fraud Related to Auto Insurance Claims

 21st Century Insurance, a group of insurers which are a part of the Farmers Insurance Group of Companies®, has filed a lawsuit in the...

Jul 21, 2014, 20:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Continues to Monitor the Carlton Complex Fires in Washington with Local Claims Representatives Already Assisting Customers

At 237,890 acres burned and only 2 percent containment as of this morning, the Carlton Complex fires have led to the evacuation of hundreds of...

Jul 17, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Signs Commitment of Support for Service Members in the National Guard and Reserve

Farmers Insurance, the largest insurer headquartered in Los Angeles, today signed a statement of support with the Department of Defense office of...

Jul 16, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Farmers Insurance Appoints Thomas White President of Non-Insurance Business

 Farmers Insurance today announced the appointment of Thomas White to the post of president of Farmers Non-Insurance Businesses. In this...

Jul 16, 2014, 14:20 ET
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Ohio's First Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Grand Opening Set for Aug. 13 in Dublin

 Grand opening celebrations for Ohio's first Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will be held in the Dublin community Wednesday, August 13 with doors...

Jul 16, 2014, 13:59 ET

Clovermead Farms wins the Dairy Farm Sustainability Award

Alma, Ontario dairy farm recognized for their efforts during Dairy Farmers of Canada Annual General Meeting FREDERICTON, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ -...

Jul 14, 2014, 12:56 ET
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Nation's Teachers Urged to Consider What They Would Do with a $100,000 Grant to Transform Their School

As America's teachers work on completing their lesson plans for the upcoming school year, Farmers Insurance wants to encourage teachers to include...

Jul 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Fall For One! Fun For All! The Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival is back!

MONTREAL, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian cheese lovers can rejoice as Dairy Farmers of Canada is hosting one of Canada's most exciting and unique...