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Nov 20, 2014, 12:56 ET

Chicken Farmers of Canada Signs New Allocation Agreement

New Chicken Agreement Encompasses Differential Growth OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Chicken Farmers of Canada is proud to announce the signing of...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:14 ET

Egg Farmers of Canada named one of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2014

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Egg Farmers of Canada has been named by Waterstone Human Capital as one of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate...

Nov 19, 2014, 15:03 ET

Sustainability Panel Explores Pathways to Developing Thriving Coffeelands

 On November 13, 2014, Sarah Beaubien, Director of Sustainability for Farmer Bros. Co. ("Farmer Brothers") and a member of the Board of...

Nov 19, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Bread Bowls are back at Farmer Boys.

 Farmer Boys announced today the return of bread bowls at all Farmer Boys locations. For a limited time, guests can choose from the New...

Nov 18, 2014, 18:10 ET
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Farmers Insurance And Bob Hope USO Serve Those Who Serve Others

Farmers Insurance employees, agency owners, and  district managers in Southern California today joined forces with the Bob Hope USO at Los...

Nov 14, 2014, 07:00 ET

Egg Farmers of Canada announces the creation of a research chair in public policy

University of Waterloo's Bruce Muirhead will lead national research on industry policy and the value of supply management OTTAWA,...

Nov 13, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Fire Training Programs Receive Needed Revamp Funds from Farmers Insurance

 Farmers Insurance today announced the company has provided a  $75,000 grant to fund the revamp of an online training program for...

Nov 11, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Honors Military Service Members At Events Across The Nation

November and December mark a time of year when family and friends come together to celebrate the holidays; however, many brave members of the U.S....

Nov 10, 2014, 08:05 ET

Farmer Mac Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results -- Net Effective Spread Improves and Credit Quality Remains at Historically Favorable Levels

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

Nov 10, 2014, 07:00 ET

Farmers Edge Closes Investment from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) as Agriculture's Appetite for Big Data and Precision Farming Grows

With 4M+ acres under management, Farmers Edge increases Crop Profitability with Precision Agriculture Farmers Edge, a global leader in...

Nov 06, 2014, 19:55 ET

Farmers want majority ownership of CWB


Nov 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

USFRA to Lead Sustainability Conversation at New York Times "Food for Tomorrow" Event November 12

 The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance® (USFRA®) will bring the voices of farmers and ranchers to the New York Times Food for...

Nov 05, 2014, 12:02 ET
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Cincinnati's Second Fresh Thyme Farmers Market to Open Nov 12 At Harper's Station

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is celebrating the grand opening of its second Cincinnati location Wednesday, November 12 at 11349 Montgomery Road. The...

Nov 03, 2014, 16:05 ET

Farmer Mac Announces Conference Call for Third 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...

Oct 29, 2014, 17:39 ET

Farmer Brothers' Coffee Growers Top Competition at 2014 Colombian Cup of Excellence®

 An international panel of cupping judges awarded Carmen Cecilia Montoya Patino the highest quality score for her coffee, making her the...

Oct 28, 2014, 18:09 ET
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Leading The Way Home: 29-Hour Home Rebuild Marks Second Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

 The upcoming holiday season presents a series of challenges for thousands of families who are still displaced by Superstorm Sandy. Although...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:45 ET

Farmers Market Delivered Releases New Wire BBQ Grill Brush

Farmers Market Delivered (FMD) is proud to release a new product to the market that will serve as the best companion to the beloved barbecue...

Oct 16, 2014, 15:44 ET
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Fort Wayne's First Fresh Thyme Farmers Market to Open Oct. 23

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will host a grand opening celebration Thursday, October 23 for its first store in Fort Wayne at 4320...

Oct 15, 2014, 18:00 ET
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Total of $75,000 in Classroom Grants Awarded to 30 Teachers Across America to Drive Positive Change in their Classrooms

Farmers Insurance, one of the nation's largest multiline insurers, today named 30 teachers around the country who each will receive a $2,500 grant,...

Oct 15, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Texas and Kansas Damaged by Severe Weather

 A system of severe weather moved through Texas and Kansas at the beginning of October. Damaging winds, hail and flooding were reported as a...