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Jun 26, 2019, 14:33 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada helps raise awareness of the Canadian agriculture sector

OTTAWA, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veteran Affairs, on behalf of Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of...


Jun 26, 2019, 11:16 ET Protein Industries Canada Makes First Project Investment

$8 million to be invested to create new processing techniques for canola and hemp CALGARY, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, at Botaneco Inc., Protein...


Jun 26, 2019, 11:15 ET Protein Supercluster starts off with first project to boost crop value

Project with Botaneco and partners will add value to common Canadian crops and transform the plant protein sector in Canada. CALGARY, June 26, 2019...


Jun 26, 2019, 08:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Bains to mark a Protein Industries Supercluster milestone/

CALGARY, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at Botaneco Inc., an...


Jun 26, 2019, 08:30 ET Corteva Completes Board of Directors with Appointment of Marcos Lutz

Corteva, Inc. (NYSE: CTVA) announced today that Marcos Lutz, chief executive officer of Cosan Limited, has been elected to Corteva's Board of...


Jun 26, 2019, 08:30 ET Corteva Announces $1 Billion Share Repurchase Program and Quarterly Dividend

Corteva, Inc. (NYSE: CTVA) today announced the authorization of a $1 billion share repurchase program and first common stock dividend after its...


Jun 26, 2019, 06:00 ET Zenabis Global Inc. Announces Results of Annual General and Special Meeting

VANCOUVER, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Zenabis Global Inc. (TSX: ZENA) ("Zenabis" or the "Company") announces the results of matters voted on at the annual ...


Jun 25, 2019, 20:00 ET Village Farms International Announces Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Village Farms International, Inc. (the "Company" or "Village Farms") (TSX: VFF) (NASDAQ: VFF) announced today that...


Jun 25, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Bains to mark a Protein Industries Supercluster milestone

CALGARY, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at Botaneco Inc., an...


Jun 25, 2019, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - Protein Industries Canada to Mark a Supercluster Milestone

CALGARY, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Bill Greuel, CEO of Protein Industries Canada, and the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and...


Jun 25, 2019, 11:04 ET Trait Biosciences Secures Breakthrough Patents for Truly Water-soluble Cannabinoids

Trait Biosciences Inc. ("Trait" or the "Company"), the largest integrated bio-technology innovator in the cannabis industry, today announced the US...


Jun 25, 2019, 06:45 ET Corteva Recommends Stockholders Reject Mini-Tender Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

Corteva, Inc. (NYSE: CTVA) (www.corteva.com), a global leader in seed and crop protection, has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by ...


Jun 24, 2019, 09:10 ET Agrios Global CTO, Andrew Lange, Interviewed by Cannabis Business Times

Noting Monitoring Data is Key to Optimizing Indoor Grow Environments VANCOUVER, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Agrios Global Holdings Ltd. (CSE: AGRO) (OTCQB: ...


Jun 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Ardent Mills Announces Sale Of Canadian Plant To Dawn Foods

Ardent Mills, the premier flour-milling and ingredient company, today announced a completed deal with Dawn Food Products Inc., a global bakery...


Jun 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Cynthia A. Grant, Renowned Soil Fertility and Crop Nutrition Researcher Inducted into Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame

OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada is pleased to congratulate Dr. Cynthia A. Grant on her successful nomination and acceptance as an...


Jun 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Ritchie Bros. Announces Succession Plan

- Ravi Saligram to Step Down as Chief Executive Officer and Director - - Company has Commenced a Search for His Successor - VANCOUVER, June 24, 2019...


Jun 24, 2019, 07:00 ET CA$72+ million of equipment sold in latest Ritchie Bros. Edmonton auction

10,100+ people registered to bid in the three-day June event; approx. 70% of equipment sold online EDMONTON, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Last week, Ritchie ...


Jun 24, 2019, 06:53 ET Riceberry Rice - A Healthful Game Changer from Thailand

Department of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand has introduced a project called "Think RICE, Think THAILAND" to encourage international...


Jun 24, 2019, 06:00 ET Zenabis Outperforms Design Capacity by 35% in May and Announces 70% Increase in Licensed Annual Cultivation Capacity

VANCOUVER, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Zenabis Global Inc. (TSX:ZENA) ("Zenabis" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on its recent cannabis...


Jun 21, 2019, 15:33 ET Government of Canada supports two dairy processing businesses in Ontario

ST. MARYS, ON, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The dairy processing sector plays a vital role in Canada's economy, producing good, high-quality and nutritious...


Jun 21, 2019, 12:55 ET Fertilizer Canada Encourages All Political Parties to Incorporate 4R Nutrient Stewardship into Climate Change Strategies

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada is calling on all political parties in Canada to incorporate 4R Nutrient Stewardship (Right Source @...


Jun 21, 2019, 07:15 ET CannTrust Holdings Announces Voting Results from 2019 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

VAUGHAN, ON, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company", TSX:TRST, NYSE:CTST) announces the voting results on the...


Jun 21, 2019, 06:00 ET A 1.2-billion-dollar residential project in Boisbriand: Unique synergies in an environment that combines housing, agriculture and local trade

Click here for visuals of the project BOISBRIAND, QC, June 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Boisbriand is destined to become a focal point of residential...


Jun 20, 2019, 15:56 ET Media Advisory - Government supports two local dairy processing companies

ST. MARYS, ON, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament for London North Centre, will make a federal funding announcement on...


Jun 20, 2019, 08:00 ET Brandt Named Exclusive American Augers Dealer for Canada

REGINA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Brandt Group of Companies has announced that they have been named the exclusive dealer for American Augers and...