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Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Lametti to speak about health innovation

OTTAWA , March 27, 2018 /CNW/ - David Lametti, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will deliver remarks at the Canada 2020 Health Innovation Summit, where he will talk about the Government of Canada's support for health innovation.

Kellogg Company 2018 Annual Shareowners Meeting to be Webcast Live

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) will host a live audio webcast of its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareowners. Presentation slides will be available for viewing and download.

cmdty USDA - Daily Montana Cash Grain Price Report for Mar 26

BL_GR110 Torrington, WY Mon Mar 26, 2018 USDA-WY Dept of Ag Market News Montana Elevator Cash Grain Prices Closing elevator cash bids for Monday, March 26, 2018. Wheat prices (HRW, DNS and Durum) are in dollars per bushel, barley prices dollars per cwt. **Prices not...

cmdty Derivatives - LME Steel Scrap Trading Overview For Mar 26

cmdty Derivatives - LME Steel Scrap Trading Overview For Mar 26

OHA Investment Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2017 Financial Results

OHA Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:OHAI) (the "Company") today announced its financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. Management will discuss the Company's results summarized below on a conference call on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

Atlanta still feeling the effects of ransomware cyberattack

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta's mayor says the city continues to operate despite ongoing troubles caused by a cyberattack on its computer network last week.

MetLife Investment Management exceeds $16 billion in global commercial real estate transactions for 2017

MetLife Investment Management ("MIM"), MetLife, Inc.'s (NYSE:MET) institutional asset management platform, announced today that it completed $16 billion in global real estate transactions on behalf of investors in 2017. This brisk investment activity was largely driven by continued demand for financing across domestic and international commercial real estate markets.

Cocoa Futures End Mixed on Moderate Volume

Cocoa futures in New York for May delivery had a quiet day for the most part, and seemed as if they were going to settled with little change. As the official

cmdty Corn - MN Elevator Cash Bids Evening Edition for Mar 26

cmdty Corn - MN Elevator Cash Bids Evening Edition for Mar 26

DJ Nymex/Comex Globex Metals Futures Hourly Price Update

Last Change High Low Previous Settlement Gold ($/troy oz.) Mar 2018 1352.20 +2.90 1352.20 1345.10 1349.30 Apr 2018 1354.60 +4.70 1356.00 ...

Creative Medical Technology Holdings, Inc. To Unveil Its Patented CaverStem™ Procedure For Erectile Dysfunction At International Urology Conference

PHOENIX , March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative Medical Technology Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB-CELZ) will be exhibiting it's patented CaverStem TM stem cell procedure for erectile dysfunction at the annual American Urological Association (AUA) conference on May 18-21, 2018 in San Francisco .

ZACKS: More Angst About Facebook: Global Week Ahead

It looks like a quiet Global Week Ahead. This happens towards the end of any month. These are, for the most part, a continuation of worries that surfaced in recent weeks. Nothing is 'new' news.

Invitation aux médias - Annonce d'une aide financière gouvernementale à la Ville de Québec pour la réalisation de projets de décontamination et d'infrastructures

QUÉBEC, le 26 mars 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Le ministre de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport et ministre responsable de la région de la Capitale‑Nationale, M. Sébastien Proulx, au nom du ministre des Affaires municipales et de l'Occupation du territoire, ministre de la Sécurité publique et ministre responsable de la région de Montréal, M. Martin Coiteux, ainsi que le maire de la Ville de Québec, M. Régis Labeaume, invitent les représentants des médias à une conférence de presse le lundi 26 mars.

Quand «petit prince» devient le centre du monde...

Il est 11 heures en ce samedi 24 mars 2018. A quelques dizaines de mètres du siège du ministère de la Femme, de la Famille, de l'Enfance et des Personnes âgées une scène a été montée, animée par des mascottes.

Sinclair Promotes Jennifer Rieffer To General Manager In Lexington, Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. , March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Jennifer Rieffer has been promoted to General Manager for WDKY (FOX) in Lexington , Kentucky.  The announcement was made by Steve Marks , EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Sinclair's television group.

Labé - Une fille de 13 ans échappe à un rapt

Une jeune fille de 13 ans a échappé à un rapt dans la matinée du dimanche 25 mars 2018 au quartier Daka II dans la commune urbaine de Labé. La diligence et la promptitude des agents du commissariat urbain de police auront empêcher la conclusion du forfait.

Journée mondiale de l'eau - Francis Daniel Bougaire, chargé en chef de la Politique et stratégie de développement dans le secteur de l'eau à la FAE [interview]

Francis Daniel Bougaire est chargé en chef de la Politique et stratégie de développement dans le secteur de l'eau à la Facilité africaine de l'eau (FAE), un fonds spécial hébergé et administré par la Banque africaine de développement. La FAE octroie des dons et fournit une assistance technique afin de mettre en œuvre des projets innovants dans son domaine. Pour Francis Daniel Bougaire, favoriser la Gestion intégrée des ressources en eau (GIRE) est une clé pour atteindre un développement inclusif et durable.

Organic Grain Fraud Scheme – 5th Farmer Pleads Guilty

A Missouri man who conspired with others to sell grain fraudulently marketed as organic pled guilty today in federal court in Cedar Rapids. John Burton, age 52, from Clarksdale, Missouri, […]

John Deere & Co. – Ag Economy Pushes Stock into Bear Territory

Deere & Co.’s second quarterly report for 2019 was yet one more indicator of the increasing economic struggle in U.S. agriculture.  After the report was released on Friday (May 17), […]

Illinois Corn: 6 Weed Management Reminders in a Wet Spring

When field conditions become conducive for planting, several possible scenarios exist for the management of existing weed vegetation.  One possible scenario is that planting will occur before any type of […]

Southeast Iowa Research Farm Spring Field Day, Crawfordsville, June 20

Farmers and farm businesses in southeastern Iowa can learn about the latest crop production research and trends during the Iowa State University Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm spring field day […]

Ag Trade: Some Good News, More Problems Remain

Executive branch policy action last week resulted in some very welcome good news for U.S. agriculture.  Metal import tariffs on Canada and Mexico were lifted, improving the outlook for the USMCA […]

North Carolina Cotton: Increasing Thrips Damage. Is It Resistance?

Reports of thrips damage on cotton with an insecticidal seed treatment and/or in-furrow neonicotinoid (Admire Pro) have increased over the past week. Concern about thrips resistance to neonicotinoid insecticides (the […]

North Carolina Cotton: Planting Temps Good, Soil Moisture Concerns

It appears that we are past having to worry about temperatures for planting so we will not post anymore temperature based planting conditions predictions unless there are some dramatic changes. […]

Texas Blacklands IPM: Sugarcane Aphid Thresholds

Cotton Cotton that has been planted and emerged is growing as our saturated soil profile is finally starting to dry down. Cotton in the scouting program was at the 2- […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Making Replant Decisions

To say that this planting season has been full of challenges with respect to weather conditions would be an extreme understatement. According to the USDA NASS, Mississippi soybean planting as […]

Corn: Trade Over Aid – “A Penny Won’t Cut It” with Ongoing Chinese Dispute

Trade disruptions add uncertainty to the U.S. agricultural economy. President Trump’s recent announcement to increase the tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods continues to chip away at an […]

Corn: Germination – Identifying Emergence Issues

Germination is the renewal of enzymatic activity that results in cell division and elongation and, ultimately, embryo emergence through the seed coat. Germination is triggered by absorption of water through […]

California Almonds: Plenty Of Rain, Plenting Of Rethinking? – AgFax Tree Crops

Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Tree Crops. Our thanks to BASF and its California team for sponsoring this coverage. Got questions or comments? Let us know. Owen Taylor, […]

Arkansas Rice: 3 Hot Points This Week – Worms, Disease, Drift

Going into the week, here are 3 hot points to keep in mind in rice: Armyworms In north Arkansas, true armyworms are moving into some rice in the 2- to […]

Arkansas Rice: Planting Progress And The Need To Flood…Now

We’re now officially more than 50% planted, but why does it not feel that way? When we look at planting progress by year on a chart, 2019’s progress is holding […]

AgFax Weekend: Bayer’s Glyphosate Problem | 1927 Flood Déjà vu

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Bayer’s Glyphosate Problem | 1927 Flood Déjà vu | Prevented Planning – Not Your Daddy’s Version | and more.