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Feb 15, 2019, 16:30 ET Media Advisory - Ritchie Bros. To Host Fourth Quarter 2018 Results Earnings Conference Call on March 1, 2019

VANCOUVER, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Ritchie Bros. (NYSE and TSX: RBA) the world's largest industrial auctioneer and a leading equipment distributor,...


Feb 15, 2019, 11:33 ET Village Farms International's Common Shares Approved for Listing on Nasdaq

VANCOUVER, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms" or the "Company") (TSX:VFF; OTCQX: VFFIF) today announced that...


Feb 15, 2019, 07:42 ET Aphria Announces Conclusion of Special Committee Review

Special Committee concludes that acquisition of LATAM assets was within an acceptable range as compared to similar acquisitions by competitors Review ...


Feb 15, 2019, 07:13 ET iUNU, The Award-Winning Agricultural AI And Computer Vision Platform, Closes An Additional $7.5MM, Transforming The Greenhouse Industry

The computer vision and SaaS-based company iUNU [www.iunu.com] has raised an additional $7.5 million from BootstrapLabs and NCT Ventures, among...


Feb 15, 2019, 06:45 ET Deere Reports First-Quarter Income of $498 Million

Deere & Company reported net income of $498.5 million for the first quarter ended January 27, 2019, or $1.54 per share, compared with a net loss of...


Feb 14, 2019, 20:30 ET Ceres Global Ag Corp. announces renewal of revolving credit facility

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Ceres Global Ag Corp. (TSX:CRP.TO) ("Ceres" or the "Corporation") announced today that it has entered into a fourth...


Feb 14, 2019, 17:56 ET Liht Cannabis Corp To Exclusively Use Agnetix Leading-Edge Lighting Technology In Its British Columbia Cultivation Facilities

Agnetix announced today that Liht Cannabis Corp. has selected the Agnetix A3 liquid-cooled LED lighting system for their British Columbia cultivation ...


Feb 14, 2019, 16:11 ET Diamond Estates to Report Third Quarter F2019 Financial Results on February 26th, 2019

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ON, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Diamond Estates Wines & Spirits Inc. ("Diamond Estates" or "the Company") (DWS-TSX Venture) today...


Feb 14, 2019, 10:08 ET Nutrien Ag Solutions Recognized with 4R Nutrient Stewardship Agri-Retailer Award

WINNIPEG, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Nutrien Ag Solutions is a leader in advancing sustainable agriculture to Canadian growers. Through their commitment...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:00 ET Crop Receives 2019 Production and Extraction Licenses for Its 2,115 Acre Nevada Hemp Operations

CROP INFRASTRUCTURE CORP. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) (Frankfurt: 2FR) announced today that its 49% owned subsidiary, Elite Ventures ("Elite") reported...


Feb 14, 2019, 07:00 ET High Liner Foods Q4 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. (ET)

LUNENBURG, NS, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - High Liner Foods Incorporated (TSX: HLF) ("High Liner Foods" or "the Company") today announced that its fourth...


Feb 14, 2019, 06:30 ET Pyxus International Announces Two New Appointments to Board of Directors

Pyxus International, Inc. (NYSE: PYX), a global value-added agricultural company, announced today that it has appointed Daniel A. Castle, founder of...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:15 ET CannTrust Adds to Leadership Team with Appointment of Greg Guyatt as CFO

Ian Abramowitz to Lead Global Investments and Partnerships VAUGHAN, ON, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company",...


Feb 13, 2019, 16:15 ET The Andersons, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results

Fourth Quarter Highlights Company reports EPS of $0.84 and adjusted EPS of $0.92; adjusted EPS improves by 35% year over year. Lansing Trade Group...


Feb 13, 2019, 13:00 ET Four Ag-retailers Win $15K Each Toward Community Initiatives

ADAMA's #ThankARetailer Contest gives outstanding ag-retailers the chance to give back to their communities. WINNIPEG, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Feb 13, 2019, 07:00 ET Village Farms International Announces Completion of Pure Sunfarms' CAD$20 Million Credit Facility with Bank of Montreal and Farm Credit Canada

VANCOUVER, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Village Farms International, Inc. ("Village Farms" or the "Company") (TSX:VFF) (OTCQX: VFFIF) today announced that...


Feb 12, 2019, 17:08 ET EVENT CANCELLED - Media Advisory - The Government of Canada invests in modernization in food processing industry

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, along with Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export...


Feb 12, 2019, 16:38 ET Agrinos and Fertilizantes Tepeyac Announce New Distribution Agreement in Mexico

Agrinos is pleased to announce a new distribution agreement with Fertilizantes Tepeyac, the largest agricultural input provider in Mexico....


Feb 12, 2019, 14:53 ET Government of Canada invests over $50 million to help the agricultural sector address emerging challenges and opportunities

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's agriculture and agri-food system contributes over $114 billion to our gross domestic product, and provides...


Feb 12, 2019, 13:53 ET EVENT CANCELLED - Media Advisory - Government supports the growth of Canada's bioeconomy

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay, along with Karina Gould, Minister of Democratic Institutions...


Feb 12, 2019, 09:00 ET AGI Fourth Quarter and Annual 2018 Results Release and Conference Call

WINNIPEG, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Ag Growth International Inc. ("AGI") (TSX: AFN) will hold a conference call on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. ...


Feb 12, 2019, 08:30 ET New Lineup of Products Makes Autosteer Available for Every Farm

SCOTTSDALE, AZ, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - For farmers who thought autosteer was beyond their reach, AgJunction (TSX:AJX), the Autosteering Company™,...


Feb 11, 2019, 17:44 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to Participate in Canada's Agriculture Day and Make an Announcement

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay will speak at Canada's Agriculture Day, where he will make a...


Feb 11, 2019, 17:00 ET Providence Grain Group Inc. completes sale of 51% interest in Columbia Containers Ltd.

FORT SASKATCHEWAN, AB, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Providence Grain Group Inc. (PGG) is pleased to announce that it has completed the sale of a 51%...


Feb 11, 2019, 16:35 ET Pyxus International, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results

Pyxus International, Inc. (NYSE: PYX), a global value-added agricultural company, today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended December ...