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Jul 02, 2015, 10:00 ET

Canada's Most Unique Festival Rolls Back into Town!

Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival Back for the Eighth Year MONTREAL, July 2, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival, one of...

Jun 27, 2015, 16:35 ET

Court Slams Vrege Armoyan with Contempt Order After He Flees Canada and Fails to Pay Court Support

 On Tuesday, June 23, 2015 trial attorney Brad Edwards, partner at Farmer, Jaffe, Weissing, Edwards, Fistos and Lehrman, P.L., obtained a...

Jun 26, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Catastrophe Team Responds to New Jersey Storms

 Severe weather and strong winds moved through Fairview, N.J. and the surrounding areas, damaging homes in the area. Farmers Insurance Mobile...

Jun 24, 2015, 14:00 ET
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Triple Thyme! Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Opening Three Stores in Metro Detroit July 22

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is set to rock Metro Detroit July 22 with three store locations staging grand opening celebrations and bringing their...

Jun 19, 2015, 13:50 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. Declares 2nd Quarter Dividend

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

Jun 18, 2015, 10:05 ET

Farmers & Merchants State Bank Announces Construction of its 23rd Branch Office in Fort Wayne, Indiana

 Paul S. Siebenmorgen, President and CEO of Farmers & Merchants State Bank in Archbold, Ohio, announced that construction will begin...

Jun 18, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Farmers Insurance Announces New Rewards Credit Card Focused on Rewarding Customers for Their Loyalty

Today, Farmers Insurance, one of the largest multiline insurers in the U.S., announced the launch of the Farmers® Rewards Visa® Card, a...

Jun 11, 2015, 16:00 ET
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End of May Storms Result in Estimated $80 Million in Claims Losses

 Storms moving through multiple states at the end of May including Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Arkansas, have resulted in more than 9,000...

Jun 11, 2015, 12:28 ET

DFA Urges Activist Groups To Report Abuse Immediately

 Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) announced today the completion of a third-party audit of one of their member farms, Cactus-Acre Holsteins....

Jun 11, 2015, 09:00 ET

Cutting Edge Technology Now Available to Farmers in the United States

WINNIPEG, June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Farmers Edge™, a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions,...

Jun 10, 2015, 16:36 ET
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First Farmers Financial Corp. Declares Dividend

 First Farmers Financial Corp. (OTC PINK: FFMR), the parent company of First Farmers Bank & Trust Co., announced that on June 9, 2015 the...

Jun 08, 2015, 15:40 ET
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Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. Investor Presentation Now Available for On-Demand Viewing

Company invites individual and institutional investors to log-on to OTC Markets' event at VirtualInvestorConferences.com  Farmers &...

Jun 04, 2015, 16:47 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Announces Increase in Mid-Year Cash Dividend

 The Board of Directors of Farmers & Merchants Bancorp declared a mid-year cash dividend of $6.40 per share, an increase over the per share...

Jun 04, 2015, 09:30 ET
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Farmers Insurance Exchange Ranks Among the Nation's Largest Companies as National Insurer Makes Fortune 500 List

Farmers Insurance Exchange, the largest of the three primary insurance entities that make up the Farmers Insurance Group of Companies®, today...

Jun 03, 2015, 16:16 ET

NW Farmers Hunger Project Supports Food Banks in Summer Months

 The 3rd Annual Northwest Farmers Fighting Hunger project during June dairy month provides cash/food donations to food banks in Washington and...

Jun 03, 2015, 16:15 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 second quarter dividend of $0.16 per share...

Jun 03, 2015, 12:01 ET
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Fresh Thyme to Donate $5,000 to Local Causes during Joliet Grand Opening Celebration June 10

 Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will officially open a new Joliet store Wednesday, June 10 and will donate $2,500 to both the Warren Sharpe...

Jun 03, 2015, 10:30 ET

Farmer's Table And SouthFloridaFoodandWine.com Present "Turn The Table: Guest Chef Supper Series"

 Farmer's Table, located at 1901 N Military Trail, and SouthFloridaFoodandWine.com present "Turn the Table: Guest Chef Supper Series," a unique...

Jun 01, 2015, 13:12 ET
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Farmer Boys Promotes Karen Eadon to President and Chief Operating Officer

 Farmer Boys® Restaurants, the brand known for cooked-to-order breakfasts, burgers and more, today announced that Karen Eadon, chief...

Jun 01, 2015, 11:11 ET
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces for 10,000 U.S. and global securities.

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. to Webcast Live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on June 4

 Farmers & Merchants Bancorp (OTCQX: FMAO), today announced that Paul Siebenmorgen, President/CEO and Barbara Britenriker, EVP,...