Agriculture

transcosmos opens Lam Dong Center, its first nearshore center in Vietnam

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

TOKYO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is pleased to announce that the company has opened Lam Dong Center, its new operations base in Duc Trong District, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam.

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  • TOKYO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is pleased to announce that the company has opened Lam Dong Center, its new operations base in Duc Trong District, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam.
  • The new center is the company's first nearshore center, and the fifth operations base in Vietnam following the Hanoi Center, Ho Chi Minh Center No.1, Ho Chi Minh Center No.2, and Ho Chi Minh Center No.3.
  • Lam Dong is a province located in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam.
  • transcosmos established transcosmos Vietnam co., ltd. (Headquarters: Hanoi, Vietnam; Representative: Yohei Komura; transcosmos Vietnam) in March 2014, and opened Ho Chi Minh Center No.1 in October 2015 followed by Ho Chi Minh Center No.2 in March 2017, and Ho Chi Minh Center No.3 in June 2019.

Newsweek Magazine selects Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California as Best Community Bank in California

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:35am

LODI, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farmers & Merchants Bancorp (OTCQX: FMCB), the parent company of Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California (F&M Bank), is pleased to announce F&M Bank has been named the "Best Community Bank inCalifornia" inNewsweek'sranking of America's Best Banks 2022 .

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  • LODI, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farmers & Merchants Bancorp (OTCQX: FMCB), the parent company of Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California (F&M Bank), is pleased to announce F&M Bank has been named the "Best Community Bank inCalifornia" inNewsweek'sranking of America's Best Banks 2022 .
  • "We are extremely honored to be selected as Californias Best Community Bank", saidKent A. Steinwert, Chairman, President and CEO of F&M Bank.
  • Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, traded on the OTCQX under the symbol FMCB, is the parent company of Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California, also known as F&M Bank.
  • Founded in 1916, F&M Bank is a locally owned and operated community bank, which proudly serves California through 32 convenient locations.

Illumina to Host Inaugural ESG Investor Event on Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:00pm

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced that it will host its first Environment, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) focused investor event at 11:00 am Pacific Time (2:00 pm Eastern Time), Tuesday, November 16, 2021.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced that it will host its first Environment, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) focused investor event at 11:00 am Pacific Time (2:00 pm Eastern Time), Tuesday, November 16, 2021.
  • The webcast will begin at 11:00 am Pacific Time (2:00 pm Eastern Time) on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.
  • Interested parties may register for the event in advance through the Investor Info section of Illumina's website under the "company" tab at www.illumina.com .
  • A replay of the webcast will be posted on Illumina'swebsite after the event and will be available for at least 30 days following.

Centris residential sales statistics – 3rd quarter of 2021: Quebec's real estate market slowed by a lack of properties for sale

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:26pm

LLE-DES-SURS, Quebec, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) has just released its quarterly residential real estate market statistics for the province of Quebec , based on the real estate brokers Centris provincial database.

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  • LLE-DES-SURS, Quebec, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) has just released its quarterly residential real estate market statistics for the province of Quebec , based on the real estate brokers Centris provincial database.
  • This situation largely explains the sharp slowdown in sales, as transactions are limited by the shortage of properties for sale on the resale market.
  • The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) is a non-profit association that brings together more than 13,300 real estate brokers and agencies.
  • The Association reports on Quebec's residential real estate market statistics, provides training, tools and services relating to real estate, and facilitates the collection, dissemination and exchange of information.

Central Valley Community Bancorp Reports Earnings Results for the Nine Months and Quarter Ended September 30, 2021, and Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:00pm

The Board of Directors of Central Valley Community Bancorp (Company) (NASDAQ: CVCY), the parent company of Central Valley Community Bank (Bank), reported today earnings results for the nine months and quarter ended September 30, 2021, and quarterly dividend.

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  • The Board of Directors of Central Valley Community Bancorp (Company) (NASDAQ: CVCY), the parent company of Central Valley Community Bank (Bank), reported today earnings results for the nine months and quarter ended September 30, 2021, and quarterly dividend.
  • Central Valley Community Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the symbol CVCY.
  • Central Valley Community Bank, headquartered in Fresno, California, was founded in 1979 and is the sole subsidiary of Central Valley Community Bancorp.
  • More information about Central Valley Community Bancorp and Central Valley Community Bank can be found at www.cvcb.com .

Pure Farmland™ Celebrates Bonton Farms With $20,000 Donation Through Its Pure Growth Project

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:32pm

SMITHFIELD, Va., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Earlier today, Pure Farmland recognized Bonton Farms in Dallas, Texas, for its positive local impact with a check donation of $20,000.

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  • SMITHFIELD, Va., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Earlier today, Pure Farmland recognized Bonton Farms in Dallas, Texas, for its positive local impact with a check donation of $20,000.
  • The contribution is part of the Pure Growth Project , an initiative launched by Pure Farmland in 2020 to ensure community gardens and farms continue to thrive and help increase access to fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables nationwide.
  • Pure Farmland joined Bonton Farms to celebrate the local green space's achievements and highlight the continued impact their hard work has on the neighborhood.
  • Bonton Farms leverages urban agriculture to nourish the physical, mental, and financial health within a neighborhood of 4,600 individuals each year.

CEO Transfers 100% Ownership of Company to Employees Through ESOP

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:13pm

The results show that ESOP employees experienced increased financial security and that employee retention was six times the rate of peer companies without ESOPs.

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  • The results show that ESOP employees experienced increased financial security and that employee retention was six times the rate of peer companies without ESOPs.
  • We believe in and practice in our own company the power of employee engagement to drive extraordinary business results," said company founder and CEO Barbara Fagan-Smith.
  • Lewis an executive vice president on ROI's team since 2002 was promoted to president in concert with the ESOP, the company announced.
  • ESOPs are almost always funded by the company, not by employee contributions, and that will be the case for ROI.

United States Precision Aquaculture Market Report 2021-2027 - Focus on Smart Feeding Systems, Monitoring & Control Systems, Underwater ROV Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:21pm

The "United States Precision Aquaculture Market: Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "United States Precision Aquaculture Market: Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The country research report on the United States precision aquaculture market is a customer intelligence and competitive study of the United States market.
  • Moreover, the report provides deep insights into demand forecasts, market trends, and, micro and macro indicators in the United States market.
  • 5) What are the modes of entering the United States precision aquaculture market?

Pemberton and Whistler residents and businesses can now access the fastest 5G network in Canada from TELUS

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

PEMBERTON, British Columbia and WHISTLER, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TELUS has expanded its next-generation 5G network to Pemberton and Whistler as part of its larger $13 billion investment in infrastructure and operations in British Columbia through 2024 to further support the province throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent economic recovery. Local residents and businesses now have access to TELUS’ lightning fast 5G network, which will contribute to improved health and educational outcomes for British Columbians, in addition to enabling an entrepreneurial spirit and unleashing human productivity.

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  • Local residents and businesses now have access to TELUS lightning fast 5G network, which will contribute to improved health and educational outcomes for British Columbians, in addition to enabling an entrepreneurial spirit and unleashing human productivity.
  • In Opensignals first Canada 5G User Experience Report 2021 2, which analyzed Canadas next-generation networks, TELUS took home six awards including Fastest 5G Download and Upload Speeds, Best 5G Video Experience, Best Voice App Experience and Best 5G Availability nationwide.
  • These achievements, along with the numerous, sustained accolades TELUS has earned over the years, showcase the strength and speed of TELUS global-leading mobile network.
  • TELUS 5G subscribers see a 2x jump in speed compared to Opensignals February report, which saw 2x speed gain vs 4G.

Texas Legislature Approves Nearly $45 Million to Fund Construction of New Agricultural Education Complex at TAMUC

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Commerce, Texas, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A bill that includes almost $45 million in funding for the construction of an agricultural education complex at Texas A&M University-Commerce passed to the Governors desk on Tuesday.

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  • Commerce, Texas, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A bill that includes almost $45 million in funding for the construction of an agricultural education complex at Texas A&M University-Commerce passed to the Governors desk on Tuesday.
  • It approves the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at multiple public higher education institutions across the state.
  • The complex would provide A&M-Commerce with food processing labs, field labs, and space for educational conferences, agricultural expos and competitions.
  • A&M-Commerce features the fastest-growing agriculture program in Texas, having increased in size by 90% in the last five years.