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Dec 19, 2014, 12:15 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. Declares 4th Quarter Dividend

 The Board of Directors of Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: FMAO) the holding company of The Farmers &...

Dec 18, 2014, 12:07 ET

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company Of Iowa To Acquire John Deere Crop Insurance

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa (FMH) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire John Deere Insurance Company...

Dec 17, 2014, 15:38 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 December 16, 2014 the...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:42 ET
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Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Sets Opening for Fairview Heights, First St. Louis Area Location

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is opening its first St. Louis area store Wednesday, January 14, 2015. The store is located in Fairview Heights at...

Dec 16, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Exchange and Affiliates File Lawsuit Seeking More Than $5 Million Against Multiple Defendants For Alleged Fraudulent Billing, Manipulation of Workers' Compensation System

Farmers Insurance Exchange, Fire Insurance Exchange, Truck Insurance Exchange, Civic Property & Casualty Company, Mid-Century Insurance...

Dec 12, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Claims Team Rallies in Response to the Pineapple Express

 The stream of tropical moisture referred to as the Pineapple Express continues to cause damage in Northern California, Oregon and Southwest...

Dec 12, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Set to Enter Connecticut January 1, 2015

 Farmers Insurance, one of the nation's largest multiline insurers, is set to begin providing insurance and financial services to Connecticut...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:50 ET

FNA and AgraCity expand into United States

SASKATOON, Dec. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Farmers of North America (FNA) and AgraCity today announced a major strategic expansion for both...

Dec 10, 2014, 18:42 ET
Celebrating its 80th anniversary, The Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles gathered together nearly all of the 100  shopkeepers, employees, management and facilities staff in front of The Market's iconic Clock Tower today for this historic photo.   This first ever "All Farmers Market" picture includes many multi-generation family owned and operated businesses and multiple generations of the Gilmore family, who have owned and operated The Market since it opened.  The Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax has been Los Angeles' favorite gathering spot for locals and tourists since 1934. Photo: Courtesy of the A.F. Gilmore Company,

The Original Farmers Market In LA Celebrates 80th Anniversary In Historic Photo

Nearly 100 of the shopkeepers, employees, management and facilities staff of the beloved Original Farmers Market gathered beneath their iconic...

Dec 10, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Names Winners Of The Thank A Million Teachers Dream Big Teacher Challenge, Awarding Five Educators With $100,000 Grants Each

Farmers Insurance announced today the five winners of the Thank A Million Teachers Dream Big Teacher Challenge, rewarding each of these educators...

Dec 08, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Celebrates A "World Of Possibility" With Actor Jack Black And His Teacher Debbie Devine Atop The Insurer's 2015 Rose Parade® Float

 Farmers Insurance announced today that actor Jack Black will join the insurer's annual float entry into the iconic Rose Parade on January 1,...

Dec 04, 2014, 14:30 ET
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As Heavy Rains and Winds Hit California, Farmers Insurance Claims Teams Begin Assisting Impacted Customers

Since November 30, most of California has experienced a severe string of storms. Severe wind has been an issue, along with heavy rain for most of...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Savour Special Holiday Moments with Canadian Cheese

New appetizer collections from Dairy Farmers of Canada spread joy this holiday season TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The holidays are made up...

Dec 03, 2014, 16:45 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 Farmer...

Dec 03, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Unveils New Incentives to Help Talented Individuals Become Farmers Agency Owners

 Farmers Insurance, one of the largest multiline insurers in the country, announced a suite of incentives and enhanced options to support those...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:30 ET

Farmers Market Delivered Releases New Discounted 2-Pack Silicone Baking Mats

 Farmers Market Delivered is proud to release one of their top selling products at a discount (see coupon code at end of article). Silicone...

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...