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Celebrate National Vodka Day With a Sip of Texas' First Sweet Potato Vodka

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Friday, September 30, 2022

HOUSTON, Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jubilee Spirits, a new Black-owned, Houston-based premium alcohol and spirit company, has brought a rare treat for vodka drinkers to market with General Orders No.3 (GO3) Vodka ; Texas' first craft distilled sweet potato vodka, blended and bottled in Houston.

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  • HOUSTON, Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jubilee Spirits, a new Black-owned, Houston-based premium alcohol and spirit company, has brought a rare treat for vodka drinkers to market with General Orders No.3 (GO3) Vodka ; Texas' first craft distilled sweet potato vodka, blended and bottled in Houston.
  • GO3 Vodka was recently awarded the Silver Medal at the 2022 New York World Wine & Spirits Competition.The new handcrafted vodka offers a rich, full-bodied flavor, with refreshing buttery notes and a mild hint of sweet caramel that combine to form a super smooth, luxury vodka experience.
  • The ultra-premium 80 Proof vodka, small batch distilled in the heart of Houston's 5th Ward, is a sweet potato vodka blended with russet potatoes and Texas sweet corn.
  • "The sweet potatoes bring a richer body and a slightly earthy, delicate sweetness to the flavor that really sets it apart from other grain and potato vodkas on the market," said Jubilee Spirits Co-founder Ron Lockett II.

Al Tiramisu Chef/Restaurateur Luigi Diotaiuti Receives the Prestigious Mondi Lucani Award in Italy!

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- September is Intergenerational Month, a time which promotes intentionally connecting generations and staging intergenerational events. The mission of the award-winning chef's Italian-based volunteer organization, Luigi Diotaiuti ODV, is to preserve agricultural and lifestyle traditions from his native Italy for future generations everywhere to not only enjoy, but to earn a living from as well.

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  • The Luigi Diotaiuti ODV volunteer organization helps to promote tourism, employment, and traditions on the brink of extinction.
  • Each of the two winners will be awarded a trip to the US for a stage at Al Tiramisu with Chef Luigi Diotaiuti.
  • Award-winning Chef/Restaurateur Luigi Diotaiuti is the Founder of the Italian-based volunteer organization, Luigi Diotaiuti ODV.
  • For more information on Luigi Diotaiuti, please visit http://www.luigidiotaiuti.com or to schedule media interviews, presentations, or events with Luigi, please contact [email protected] .

SHI to Advance Soil Health Training and Research in More Than 35 States as an Implementing Partner in Five USDA Climate-Smart Commodity Grants

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Mooresville , N.C., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Soil Health Institute (SHI) congratulates all recently announced USDA Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Grant recipients.

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  • Mooresville , N.C., Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Soil Health Institute (SHI) congratulates all recently announced USDA Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Grant recipients.
  • As an implementing partner across five selected projects, SHI will work alongside a wide variety of organizations to assist farmers, ranchers, and landowners on their journey toward improved soil health and climate resiliency.
  • SHI is a partner on the following projects:
    Farmers for Soil Health Climate-Smart Commodities Partnership.
  • Led by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, this project will accelerate long-term cover crop adoption by creating a platform to incentivize farmers across 20 states.

Safe Bulkers, Inc. Announces Results of 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

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Monday, September 26, 2022

MONACO, Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced the election of two Class II directors at the Companys annual meeting of stockholders held in Monaco today.

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  • MONACO, Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced the election of two Class II directors at the Companys annual meeting of stockholders held in Monaco today.
  • The Class II directors were elected to hold office for a term ending at the annual meeting of stockholders in 2025 and until their respective successors have been duly elected and qualified.
  • Stockholders also ratified the appointment of Deloitte, Certified Public Accountants S.A. as the Companys independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022.
  • Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.

Patriot Rail to Acquire Delta Southern Railroad

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Monday, September 26, 2022

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. and TALLULAH, La., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Rail Company LLC today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Delta Southern Railroad, Inc. (DSRR), a short line railroad company operating two line segments in Louisiana. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla.and TALLULAH, La., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Rail Company LLC today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Delta Southern Railroad, Inc. (DSRR), a short line railroad company operating two line segments in Louisiana.
  • "Including Delta Southern in Patriot Rail's expanding network will enable further competitive options for rail shippers in Louisiana and across the country," said John E. Fenton, Patriot Rail's chief executive officer.
  • Patriot Rail operates 31 regional and freight short line railroads, a scenic rail excursion train, and rail-related services companies with operations in 23 states.
  • Delta Southern is proud to work closely with well-respected railroad and interchange partners: Kansas City Southern (KCS) and Union Pacific Railroad (UP).

PreAct Technology Named a TechCrunch StartUp Battlefield Company

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Monday, September 26, 2022

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PreAct Technologies, an Oregon-based developer of near-field flash LiDAR technology, today announces that it has been named a TechCrunch Startup Battlefield company, and will be one of only 200 startups exhibiting at Disrupt 2022, October 18-20, 2022. The Battlefield companies were selected out of thousands of applicants, and represent today's brightest early-stage startups ripe for investment.

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  • Recognized for being the industry's first software-definable sensor, supporting automotive and trucking, ADAS, robotics, agriculture and industrial applications
    PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PreAct Technologies, an Oregon-based developer of near-field flash LiDAR technology, today announces that it has been named a TechCrunch Startup Battlefield company, and will be one of only 200 startups exhibiting at Disrupt 2022, October 18-20, 2022.
  • The Battlefield companies were selected out of thousands of applicants, and represent today's brightest early-stage startups ripe for investment.
  • "Being selected as a TechCrunch Startup Battlefield company validates our vision, the team's efforts and our customers' commitment to our technology.
  • In addition to automotive applications, PreAct is also working with customers in the areas of logistics, agriculture, healthcare, and robotics.

Safe Bulkers, Inc. Announces Sale of one Kamsarmax Vessel

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Monday, September 26, 2022

MONACO, Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement for the sale of MV Pedhoulas Trader, a 2006 Japanese-built, Kamsarmax class, dry-bulk vessel at a net sale price of $15.84 million and forward delivery date within December 2022.

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  • MONACO, Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Safe Bulkers, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement for the sale of MV Pedhoulas Trader, a 2006 Japanese-built, Kamsarmax class, dry-bulk vessel at a net sale price of $15.84 million and forward delivery date within December 2022.
  • The Companys common stock, series C preferred stock and series D preferred stock are listed on the NYSE, and trade under the symbols SB, SB.PR.C, and SB.PR.D, respectively.
  • Words such as expects, intends, plans, believes, anticipates, hopes, estimates and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements.
  • Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.

CAMPBELL'S® INTRODUCES FLAVORUP! - AN INNOVATIVE NEW COOKING CONCENTRATE THAT ELEVATES EVERYDAY MEALS

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Monday, September 26, 2022

CAMDEN, N.J., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Campbell's® introduced FlavorUp! cooking concentrate, an innovative new product line offered in three delicious varieties that elevates everyday cooking with just one tablespoon. The new cooking concentrate can be stirred in with any protein, grain or vegetable for a customizable level of flavor and is Campbell's latest innovation designed to give consumers a secret ingredient in their pantry. Campbell's FlavorUp!™ comes in three flavors that will pack a punch into weeknight dinners and replace the need to buy and prepare several ingredients, like herbs, that are typically used to build flavor.

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  • cooking concentrate, an innovative new product line offered in three delicious varieties that elevates everyday cooking with just one tablespoon.
  • brand as a way for consumers of all cooking levels to use in daily meals.
  • At-home cooking occasions continue to stay above pre-pandemic levels, with 41% of consumers reporting dining out less to save money.
  • "We know consumers enjoy cooking at home, but their needs are changing and budgets are tighter," said Linda Lee, Chief Marketing Officer, Campbell's Meals & Beverages.

Fierce Whiskers Launches World's First Carbon-Negative Bourbon

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Friday, September 23, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CarbonBetter, a minority-owned sustainability strategy and energy logistics firm, today announced the certification of the world's first carbon-negative bourbon distilled by Fierce Whiskers Distillery in Austin, Texas. Five O'Clock Shadow, a single-barrel bourbon release dropping exclusively at the company's first-anniversary event on September 24, 2022, also represents the first bourbon release for this grain-to-grass distillery.

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  • CarbonBetter today announced the certification of the world's first carbon-negative bourbon distilled by Fierce Whiskers Distillery in Austin, Texas.
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CarbonBetter , a minority-owned sustainability strategy and energy logistics firm, today announced the certification of the world's first carbon-negative bourbon distilled by Fierce Whiskers Distillery in Austin, Texas.
  • "At Fierce Whiskers, we are singularly focused on making the best possible whiskey in Austin, Texas.
  • The work to measure, reduce, and report on Fierce Whiskers' impacts set the stage to release a carbon-negative bourbon by leveraging carbon intensity calculations.

OceanPal Inc. Announces Delivery of the Capesize Dry Bulk Vessel m/v Baltimore and Time Charter Contract With Hyundai Glovis

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The employment of Baltimore is anticipated to generate approximately US$600,000 of gross revenue for the scheduled period of the time charter.

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  • The employment of Baltimore is anticipated to generate approximately US$600,000 of gross revenue for the scheduled period of the time charter.
  • OceanPal Inc.s fleet currently consists of 4 dry bulk vessels (2 Capesize and 2 Panamax).
  • A table describing the current OceanPal Inc. fleet can be found on the Companys website, www.oceanpal.com.
  • The words believe, anticipate, intends, estimate, forecast, project, plan, potential, may, should, expect, pending and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements.