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Aug 26, 2015, 10:00 ET

Farmers Edge™ and Osmington Inc., Partner in Values and Investment in Agriculture

WINNIPEG, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Farmers Edge™, today announced the addition of Osmington Inc., to its team of investors. The backing...

Aug 24, 2015, 12:23 ET
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Farmer Boys Names Larry Rusinko Chief Marketing Officer

Farmer Boys® Restaurants, the brand known for cooked-to-order breakfasts, burgers and more announced today the appointment of Larry Rusinko as...

Aug 21, 2015, 13:12 ET
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Farmers Insurance District Manager, Bob Ratkovich, to Donate $15,000 to Sandra Day O'Connor Football Team

Farmers Insurance℠ will host the Kick-Off Classic at Phoenix's Sandra Day O'Connor High School (SDOC) on Friday, August 21, with a $15,000...

Aug 19, 2015, 12:14 ET
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Fresh Thyme Announces Grand Opening Date for Worthington Location, Second Store in Columbus Area to Open Sept. 16

The wait is almost over for residents of Worthington who are eager to have a Fresh Thyme Farmers Market of their own! The store located at 933...

Aug 17, 2015, 06:30 ET
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Farmer's Choice Food Brands Introduces GO ORGANICALLY® Fruit Snacks

 "You'll like what's in it...you'll love what's not!™" is the plain speaking philosophy behind New GO ORGANICALLY® Fruit...

Aug 13, 2015, 18:05 ET
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Mission 22 Receives $125,000 to Help End Veteran Suicides through Fresh Thyme Golf Outing

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market's first ever charity golf outing proved a monumental success, raising $125,000 in support of Mission 22, an Elder...

Aug 10, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Karyn Williams Named Chief Investment Officer of Farmers Group, Inc.

 Farmers Group, Inc.® announced today that Karyn Williams, Ph.D., has been named chief investment officer effective September 1. Williams...

Aug 10, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Farmer Mac Reports Second Quarter Financial Results

 The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac; NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced its results for the quarter ended June 30,...

Aug 06, 2015, 16:05 ET
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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 third quarter dividend of $0.16...

Aug 06, 2015, 15:53 ET

Minneapolis Food Leaders To Participate In Local Discussion On National Food Sourcing Issues

 From environmental sustainability to GMO safety and animal welfare, consumers increasingly want to know if the methods used to grow and raise...

Aug 05, 2015, 16:05 ET
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Farmer Mac Announces Planned Retirement of Tom Stenson as Chief Operating Officer

The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac, NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced that its Executive Vice President and Chief...

Aug 05, 2015, 10:20 ET
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Auto Theft and Vandalism Rise with the Temperature, According to Farmers Insurance Seasonal Smarts Digest

 Theft and vandalism is the leading cause of non-collision auto claims in the summer, but there are several innovative ways consumers can...

Aug 04, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Summer Vacations May Leave Homes at Risk According to Farmers Insurance Seasonal Smarts Digest

Homeowners taking off on summer vacation may be leaving their homes vulnerable to theft, water damage and other threats, according to data revealed...

Aug 03, 2015, 16:05 ET
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Farmer Mac to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac; NYSE: AGM and AGM.A) today announced that it will release its financial results for the...

Aug 03, 2015, 11:47 ET
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Fresh Thyme to Open 4th and 5th Indianapolis Stores in Carmel and Fishers, August 6

 Carmel and Fishers will be the newest communities in Greater Indianapolis to welcome a Fresh Thyme Farmers Market when the health-focused...

Jul 29, 2015, 17:42 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Reports 2015 Second-Quarter and First-Half Financial Results

 Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQX: FMAO) today reported financial results for the 2015 second quarter and first half ended June 30,...

Jul 28, 2015, 13:45 ET

NW Farmers Cash/Food Drive Delivers Donations equal to 195,000+ lbs. of Food

The 2nd Annual NW Farmers Fighting Hunger Cash/Food Drive, a joint project of the Oregon and Washington Dairy Products Commissions during June Dairy...

Jul 28, 2015, 07:00 ET
Farmers Insurance Thank America's Teachers

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

 Farmers Insurance(SM), one of the nation's largest multiline insurers, announced the second round of 60 winning teachers of its Thank...

Jul 27, 2015, 10:23 ET
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Farmers Bankshares, Inc. Reports Second Quarter and Year-to-Date Earnings

 Farmers Bankshares, Inc. reports unaudited earnings of $904,114, or $1.48 per share for the second quarter of 2015.  These results are an...

Jul 16, 2015, 14:50 ET
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Fresh Thyme Rocks Detroit July 22: 3 Grand Openings, $15k to Local Charities and 750 Grocery Bags to Give Away

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market has big plans in Detroit with stores opening in Troy, Rochester Hills and Northville on July 22nd. Each store will...