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Grass-fed Beef Market and Competitive Landscape & Pandemic Recovery Analysis 2020 - Technavio

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 12:30am

This report provides comprehensive insights into grass-fed beef market by geography (APAC, Europe, MEA, North America, and South America), product (fresh grass-fed beef and processed grass-fed beef), market valuations and forecasts, and competitive landscape globally.

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  • This report provides comprehensive insights into grass-fed beef market by geography (APAC, Europe, MEA, North America, and South America), product (fresh grass-fed beef and processed grass-fed beef), market valuations and forecasts, and competitive landscape globally.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005688/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Grass-fed Beef Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The research is classified into seven sections grass-fed beef market landscape, market sizing, five force analysis, customer landscape, geographic landscape, drivers, challenges, and trends, and vendor landscape and analysis.
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  • Their research and analysis focuses on emerging market trends and provides actionable insights to help businesses identify market opportunities and develop effective strategies to optimize their market positions.

Conic Adds C$6.9 Million in Cash

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:00pm

Conic Metals Corp. (Conic or the Company) (TSXV: NKL) is pleased to announce that it has added C$6.9 million of cash to its balance sheet by, after approval of its independent board members, monetizing the 3.98 million shares that the Company owned in Giga Metals Corp. (Giga Shares).

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  • Conic Metals Corp. (Conic or the Company) (TSXV: NKL) is pleased to announce that it has added C$6.9 million of cash to its balance sheet by, after approval of its independent board members, monetizing the 3.98 million shares that the Company owned in Giga Metals Corp. (Giga Shares).
  • Conic has significantly improved its balance sheet with the execution of this sale, stated Justin Cochrane, Conics President & CEO.
  • Following the sale, the Company now has approximately US$8.2 million of consolidated cash.
  • Conic holds an 8.56% joint-venture interest in the producing, long-life and world-class Ramu Nickel-Cobalt Operation located in Papua New Guinea which provides Conic with significant attributable nickel and cobalt production.

Phibro Animal Health Corporation Announces Chief Financial Officer Changes

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:15pm

Phibro Animal Health Corporation (the Company or Phibro) today announced that Richard Johnson, Phibros Chief Financial Officer, has informed the Company that he will retire from his position effective November 15, 2020, subsequent to the Companys annual meeting and completion of the Companys earnings report for the quarter ending September 30, 2020.

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  • Phibro Animal Health Corporation (the Company or Phibro) today announced that Richard Johnson, Phibros Chief Financial Officer, has informed the Company that he will retire from his position effective November 15, 2020, subsequent to the Companys annual meeting and completion of the Companys earnings report for the quarter ending September 30, 2020.
  • Phibro also announced that Damian Finio will join Phibro on October 26, 2020, and will succeed Mr. Johnson as Phibros Chief Financial Officer, effective November 15, 2020.
  • From November 2015 through January 2018, Mr. Finio served as Chief Financial Officer of Virtus Pharmaceuticals LLC.
  • Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a diversified global developer, manufacturer and supplier of a broad range of animal health and mineral nutrition products for livestock, helping veterinarians and farmers produce healthy, affordable food while using fewer natural resources.

Illinois American Water’s Pontiac and Streator Water Treatment Plants Earn National Recognition for Water Quality

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:32pm

Illinois American Waters Pontiac and Streator Water Treatment Plants and their water quality teams earned national recognition from the American Water Works Associations (AWWA) Partnership for Safe Water program.

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  • Illinois American Waters Pontiac and Streator Water Treatment Plants and their water quality teams earned national recognition from the American Water Works Associations (AWWA) Partnership for Safe Water program.
  • Rachel Bretz, Director of Water Quality and Compliance, explained Illinois American Water is one of only nine Illinois-based water utilities participating in the volunteer program which focuses on optimizing water treatment.
  • Illinois American Waters water quality experts and plant operators monitor water quality around the clock.
  • About Illinois American Water - Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.

2021 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics highlights increasing importance of data analytics for agriculture industry

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:25pm

Syngenta Seeds and the Analytics Society of INFORMS today launched the 2021 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics, a competition that focuses on analytical approaches to improve complex crop breeding processes.

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  • Syngenta Seeds and the Analytics Society of INFORMS today launched the 2021 Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics, a competition that focuses on analytical approaches to improve complex crop breeding processes.
  • Now in its sixth consecutive year, the Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics is a collaborative effort between Syngenta Seeds and the Analytics Society of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences ( INFORMS ).
  • Established in 2015, the Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics is supported by Syngenta Seeds and hosted by the Analytics Society of INFORMS.
  • For more information about the Syngenta Crop Challenge in Analytics, including eligibility criteria and deliverables, visit www.ideaconnection.com/syngenta-crop-challenge .

Forbes Ranks Tractor Supply a Top Employer for New Graduates

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

Its an honor to be recognized by Forbes for our efforts to make Tractor Supply a great place to work for young professionals.

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  • Its an honor to be recognized by Forbes for our efforts to make Tractor Supply a great place to work for young professionals.
  • Tractor Supply offers a wide range of programs and development opportunities across all stages of its Team Members careers.
  • Continuing Education and Professional Development: Tractor Supply offers dozens of continuing education courses and leadership development opportunities, including a mentoring program.
  • To stay up to date on all things for Life Out Here, follow Tractor Supply on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

Global Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizer (EEF) Market Outlook 2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:29pm

The "Global Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizer (EEF) Market Outlook 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizer (EEF) Market Outlook 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global enhanced efficiency fertilizer (EEF) market is anticipated to gain a CAGR of 6.11% throughout the forecast period 2020-2028.
  • The global enhanced efficiency fertilizer (EEF) market consists of various segments that are segmented by solubility, coating, product, form, application and by region.
  • The granular segment in the Latin America enhanced efficiency fertilizer (EEF) market registered the largest market share of around 50% in the year 2019.

American Water Employees Raise More Than $214,000 for Water For People in First-Ever Virtual Fundraising Campaign

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:05pm

For more than a decade, American Water and its employees have supported Water For People, donating more than $2.6 million to its life-changing work, said Michael Sgro, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for American Water and served as executive sponsor for this years campaign.

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  • For more than a decade, American Water and its employees have supported Water For People, donating more than $2.6 million to its life-changing work, said Michael Sgro, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for American Water and served as executive sponsor for this years campaign.
  • This years first-ever virtual campaign was a success for American Water.
  • With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company.
  • American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing.

Valent BioSciences Moves Into New Global Biorational Headquarters

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:00pm

Valent BioSciences LLC officially moved its global Biorational Headquarters (BHQ) to Innovation Park in Libertyville, Ill.

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  • Valent BioSciences LLC officially moved its global Biorational Headquarters (BHQ) to Innovation Park in Libertyville, Ill.
  • The new headquarters is situated in the same complex as the more than 90,000-square-foot Biorational Research Center (BRC), which relocated from Long Grove, Ill., in 2018.
  • Previously located at 870 Technology Way in Libertyville, the Biorational Headquarters now shares the same address (1910 Innovation Way, Suite 100) as the BRC.
  • The new offices will enable Valent BioSciences to retain its position as the worldwide leader in the development, commercialization, and manufacturing of biorational products, keeping the company on the leading edge of global sustainability efforts in agriculture, public health, and forest health.

Halo Announces At-The-Market Equity Financing Program

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:56pm

Halo Labs Inc. ("Halo" or the "Company") (NEO: HALO, OTCQX: AGEEF, Germany: A9KN) today announces that it has established an at-the-market equity program (the "ATM Program") that allows the Company to issue and sell up to C$7,000,000 of common shares in the capital of the Company (the "Common Shares") from treasury to the public, from time to time, at the Company's discretion.

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  • Halo Labs Inc. ("Halo" or the "Company") (NEO: HALO, OTCQX: AGEEF, Germany: A9KN) today announces that it has established an at-the-market equity program (the "ATM Program") that allows the Company to issue and sell up to C$7,000,000 of common shares in the capital of the Company (the "Common Shares") from treasury to the public, from time to time, at the Company's discretion.
  • The volume and timing of distributions under the ATM Program, if any, will be determined in the Company's sole discretion.
  • The ATM Program is designed to provide the Company with additional financing flexibility should it be required in the future.
  • "We are excited to launch our ATM Program as it will provide us with additional flexibility to access equity capital when market conditions are favourable.