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Apr 15, 2015, 12:07 ET

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Selects AIR's Fund Designation Service to Optimize its Risk

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa (FMH), a leader in the crop insurance industry, today announced it has selected catastrophe modeling...

Apr 14, 2015, 11:00 ET
Farmers Insurance Thank America's Teachers

Total of $150,000 in Classroom Grants Awarded to 60 Teachers Across America to Drive Positive Change in Nation's Classrooms

 Farmers Insurance, one of the nation's largest multiline insurers, announced the first round of 60 winning teachers of its Thank America's...

Apr 09, 2015, 19:34 ET
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Farmer Boys® Celebrates Opening of Newest Location

 Farmer Boys restaurants will celebrate the official ribbon cutting of its 81st restaurant located at 4833 W. Charleston Blvd. on Friday, April...

Apr 08, 2015, 15:18 ET
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Clean Up and Recovery Continues in Multiple Midwest States

On March 25, a system of severe weather, spurring tornadoes, heavy winds and hail, moved through Oklahoma and other Midwest states and damaged a...

Apr 07, 2015, 14:31 ET

New Multi-Year Women-in-Sport Strategy Launched Today

Minister Raitt, a Host of Canada's Most-Celebrated Women Athletes, Women's National Teams, and Leading Sports Organizations Join Canada's Dairy...

Apr 01, 2015, 16:25 ET
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Downers Grove's First Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Hosting Grand Opening Celebration April 29

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is excited to announce the grand opening of its first Downers Grove store located at 325 Ogden Avenue on Wednesday,...

Apr 01, 2015, 16:17 ET
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Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Sets Opening for East Lansing, First Michigan Location

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is opening its first Michigan store Wednesday, April 29, in East Lansing. The new store is located at 940 Trowbridge...

Mar 31, 2015, 13:43 ET

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa Completes Acquisition of John Deere Insurance Company

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa (FMH) today announced it has completed the closing on the acquisition of John Deere Insurance Company...

Mar 30, 2015, 15:00 ET
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Alan Gildemeister Appointed Chairman Of Fire Insurance Exchange Board Of Governors; Part Of The Farmers Insurance Group Of Companies

 Farmers Insurance today announced the appointment of Alan Gildemeister as Chairman of the Fire Insurance Exchange Board of Governors...

Mar 26, 2015, 14:34 ET
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Series of Tornadoes Cause Significant Damage Across Oklahoma; Farmers Insurance Claims Team Begins Helping Customers

 Severe weather claimed at least one life and injured multiple others last night in Oklahoma. Tornadoes were reported throughout...

Mar 23, 2015, 07:00 ET
Mar 20, 2015, 18:07 ET
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Farmers Agents Named to Million Dollar Round Table

Farmers Insurance today announced its 2015 Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) qualifiers, who are among the top-producing life insurance agents in...

Mar 20, 2015, 11:50 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. Declares 1st Quarter Dividend

The Board of Directors of Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc., (OTCQX: FMAO) the holding company of The Farmers & Merchants State Bank, with...

Mar 18, 2015, 11:46 ET
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Fresh Thyme Opening First Dayton Store with Celebration in Sugarcreek Township March 25

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market's first Dayton area store will be celebrating its grand opening in Sugarcreek Township at 4317 Feedwire Road...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:59 ET
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First Farmers Financial Corp. Declares Dividend

First Farmers Financial Corp. (OTCQB: FFMR), the parent company of First Farmers Bank & Trust Co., announced that on March 13, 2015 the Board...

Mar 16, 2015, 12:45 ET
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Farmer Boys® Names Rona Griego Director Of Construction And Announces New Franchise Partner

Farmer Boys announces the addition of Rona Griego as Director of Construction. Effective March 16, 2015, Griego will oversee all construction...

Mar 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

Farmer Mac Reports 2014 Financial Results -- Core Earnings of $53.0 Million, Record Outstanding Business Volume, and Continued Strong Credit Quality

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac; NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced its results for the quarter and year ended...

Mar 12, 2015, 15:23 ET

At Farmer Brothers, Expertise and Experience Ensure Quality Coffee

 Behind every cup of Farmer Brothers coffee lies expertise and artistry, like those housed inside the company's Portland, OR location....

Mar 09, 2015, 16:10 ET

Farmer Mac to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac; NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and...

Mar 03, 2015, 08:30 ET

Canadian Cheese Grand Prix 2015 finalists revealed - Dairy Farmers of Canada recognizes the best in Canadian cheese

MONTREAL, March 3, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada announced today the finalists for the record-breaking ninth edition of the...