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Apr 24, 2019, 14:29 ET Edenfort Helping to Maximize the Value of Land

ClimeCo Corporation and Climate Smart Group formerly announce the launch of Edenfort, LLC (Edenfort), a joint venture company that is dedicated to...


Apr 24, 2019, 14:14 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau brings remarks at Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank's Seed Symposium

OTTAWA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Bryan May, Member of Parliament for Cambridge, will be ...


Apr 24, 2019, 13:51 ET Village Farms International Applauds Passage by Texas House of Representatives of Hemp Bill - Bill Now Proceeds to Texas Senate

VANCOUVER, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms" or the "Company") (TSX: VFF) (NASDAQ: VFF) applauds the passage...


Apr 24, 2019, 12:53 ET Media Advisory - The Government of Canada supports modernization in food processing industry

OTTAWA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, along with Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for...


Apr 24, 2019, 11:30 ET Maximus will be able to increase its productivity by automating its production

The Government of Canada awards $125,000 in financial assistance to this business on Montréal's South Shore SAINT-BRUNO-DE-MONTARVILLE, QC, April 24, ...


Apr 24, 2019, 07:30 ET Nabis Holdings Completes Investment in Bangor City, Michigan Property With Ten Class C Cultivation Licenses and a Processing License

Innovative Properties Inc. d/b/a Nabis Holdings (CSE:NAB) (OTC: INNPF) (FRA: 71P) ("Nabis" or the "Company"), a leading Canadian investment company...


Apr 23, 2019, 20:39 ET Aphria Announces Closing of US$300 Million 5.25% Convertible Senior Notes Offering and Exercise of US $50 Million Initial Purchasers Option in Full

LEAMINGTON, ON, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Aphria Inc. ("Aphria" or the "Company") (TSX: APHA and NYSE: APHA) today announced it has closed its offering...


Apr 23, 2019, 15:59 ET Media Advisory - Government supports innovation in the pork industry

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau and Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, Raj Saini...


Apr 23, 2019, 15:48 ET Media Advisory - Government supports the growth of Canada's bioeconomy

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Marie-Claude Bibeau and Minister of Democratic Institutions and Member of...


Apr 23, 2019, 13:00 ET Invitation to media - Press conference regarding Government of Canada support for Maximus

SAINT-BRUNO, QC, April 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED). Michel Picard, Member of Parliament for...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:29 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bibeau meets with local farmers on New Brunswick tour

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - On day two of her New Brunswick tour, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will visit Perryhill ...


Apr 23, 2019, 11:55 ET Olymel's new plant in Yamachiche: Lucyporc's employees join Olymel's

YAMACHICHE, QC, April 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - After an investment of over $120 million and two years of intensive work that modernized, completely...


Apr 23, 2019, 11:02 ET Exploring New Markets for Canada's wild blueberry

NEGUAC, NB, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Pat Finnigan, Member of Parliament for...


Apr 23, 2019, 08:00 ET CROPs 57,600 Square Foot Nevada Nursery Ready for Plants for CBD Farms

CROP INFRASTRUCTURE CORP. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) (Frankfurt: 2FR) announced today that it has completed the construction of its 57,600 square foot...


Apr 23, 2019, 07:00 ET Village Farms International Announces that All Growing Area at Pure Sunfarms' Delta 3 Greenhouse Now in Production/Company to Host First Quarter 2019 Conference Call Friday, May 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. ET

-- Pure Sunfarms Remains Firmly on Track to Achieve Run-Rate Annual Production of 75,000 Kilograms by Mid-2019 – VANCOUVER, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Apr 23, 2019, 06:00 ET Zenabis Expands Recreational Cannabis Product Offerings in Key Domestic Markets

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ VANCOUVER, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Zenabis Global...


Apr 22, 2019, 13:27 ET Minister Bibeau announces investment in Canadian wild blueberries sector and visits research centre on New Brunswick tour

OTTAWA, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will be at Services Agricoles Savoie in Néguac, N.B. to...


Apr 22, 2019, 06:56 ET CannTrust Announces Public Offering of Common Shares

VAUGHAN, ON, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company", TSX:TRST, NYSE:CTST) announced today that it has commenced ...


Apr 22, 2019, 06:54 ET CannTrust Provides Business Update

VAUGHAN, ON, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company", TSX:TRST, NYSE:CTST) today released preliminary...


Apr 18, 2019, 16:43 ET Cleanfarms Calling for Farmers to Recycle 100% of Plastic Ag Jugs to Mark 30th Anniversary

MOOSE JAW, SK, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Thirty years ago, the crop protection industry in Canada planted the seeds of a voluntary stewardship program...


Apr 18, 2019, 16:31 ET Aphria Secures Cannabis Cultivation License in Germany

LEAMINGTON, ON, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Aphria Inc. ("Aphria" or the "Company") (TSX: APHA and NYSE: APHA) today announced that its German subsidiary...


Apr 18, 2019, 15:58 ET Protein Industries Canada Issues First Call for Projects

$40 million to be invested in the first round of eligible projects REGINA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Protein Industries Canada has announced its first...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:30 ET La Coop fédérée's Chief Executive Officer advocates cooperative growth to ensure a sustainable evolution for agriculture in the 21st century

"Mistrust of science and technology in agriculture risks being detrimental to the new challenges that it must face." - Gaétan Desroches MONTRÉAL,...


Apr 18, 2019, 10:37 ET Media Notice - Minister Bibeau announces investment in Canadian wild blueberries sector and visits research centre on New Brunswick tour

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will be at Services Agricoles Savoie in Néguac, N.B. to...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:30 ET Deere names five employees as John Deere Fellows

Five Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) employees have earned designation as a John Deere Fellow - the highest individual honor bestowed by the company. The...