Vegetable

Syngenta Group Continues Strong Growth Momentum in Q3 2021

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 7:00am

Strong growth across all regions was driven by robust grain prices and market supply constraints in the third quarter, encouraging some customer pre-buying.

Key Points: 
  • Strong growth across all regions was driven by robust grain prices and market supply constraints in the third quarter, encouraging some customer pre-buying.
  • North America and China saw continued strong growth of MIRAVISbrands, an innovative fungicide that helps farmers combat the effects of extreme weather.
  • Syngenta Seeds sales grew 25 percent (+23 percent at CER) to $2.8 billion in the first nine months of 2021.
  • Syngenta Group Chinas Crop Protection business increased sales by 28 percent despite supply chain challenges.

Fresh Del Monte Announces Price Increases in Response to Inflationary Market

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:30pm

The move comes in response to unprecedented market conditions and inflationary pressures being felt across all industries, affecting Fresh Del Monte particularly as it relates to production and supply chain.

Key Points: 
  • The move comes in response to unprecedented market conditions and inflationary pressures being felt across all industries, affecting Fresh Del Monte particularly as it relates to production and supply chain.
  • The unparalleled costs have been persistent and show no signs of regulating, said Mohammad Abu-Ghazaleh, Fresh Del Monte Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • Fresh Del Monte markets its products worldwide under the DEL MONTE brand (under license from Del Monte Foods, Inc.), a symbol of product innovation, quality, freshness, and reliability for over 135 years.
  • Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is not affiliated with certain other Del Monte companies around the world, including Del Monte Foods, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Del Monte Pacific Limited, Del Monte Canada, or Del Monte Asia Pte.

"Protect you family from a zombie apocalypse!!"

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:17pm

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --It finally happened, the zombie apocalypse is here!

Key Points: 
  • BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --It finally happened, the zombie apocalypse is here!
  • There's no more fast food, no more coffee shops, no more on demand food delivery apps and no more grocery stores?
  • We can prepare you, your family, your friends and even your neighborhood for this.
  • We encourage you to take the first step and contact us at Key To Life Supply before it's too late!

DIG raises $65 million in Series F Funding Round from New & Existing Investors with Progressive Vision

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 3:46pm

New York, NY, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DIG, the vegetable-centric, multi-format restaurant group announces its series F raise of $65 million, returning to growth with an industry-leading vision that puts people first.

Key Points: 
  • New York, NY, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DIG, the vegetable-centric, multi-format restaurant group announces its series F raise of $65 million, returning to growth with an industry-leading vision that puts people first.
  • Anchored by their teaching kitchen on Park Avenue South, DIG Academy offers a 6-week program that all chefs currently go through.
  • The curriculum will range from cooking basics and technical cooking (French basics/bread and pastry making), to business strategy, finance, leadership, and marketing.
  • In June 2021, DIG ran a 2x donation matching program to support Rocksteady Farms new Queer Farmers Apprenticeship program.

Affinor Growers Provides Second Bi-Weekly Default Status Report

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 2:25pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Affinor Growers Inc. (Affinor or the Company) (CSE: AFI OTCQB: RSSFF) provides this second bi-weekly default status report in accordance with National Policy 12-203 Management Cease Trade Orders (NP 12-203).

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Affinor Growers Inc. (Affinor or the Company) (CSE: AFI OTCQB: RSSFF) provides this second bi-weekly default status report in accordance with National Policy 12-203 Management Cease Trade Orders (NP 12-203).
  • The MCTO does not affect the ability of shareholders to trade their securities.
  • Affinor is a publicly traded company listed on the CSE under the symbol AFI and on the OTCQB under the symbol RSSFF.
  • Affinor is focused on developing vertical farming technologies and using those technologies to grow fruits, vegetables, and cannabis in a sustainable manner.

Marrone Bio Innovations to Report Third Quarter 2021 Results on Wednesday, November 10 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

ET (1:30 p.m. PT) on November 10, 2021 to discuss Marrone Bio Innovations third quarter 2021 financial results, provide a corporate update, and conclude with a Q&A from participants.

Key Points: 
  • ET (1:30 p.m. PT) on November 10, 2021 to discuss Marrone Bio Innovations third quarter 2021 financial results, provide a corporate update, and conclude with a Q&A from participants.
  • To participate, please use the following information:
    Please dial in at least 10 minutes before the start of the call to ensure timely participation.
  • A playback of the call will be available through November 30, 2021.
  • Additional information that could lead to material changes in the companys performance is contained in its filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Fresh Del Monte Produce to Report Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 10:45am

Interested parties are invited to participate by visiting the Investor Relations page of the Fresh Del Monte website at www.freshdelmonte.com.

Key Points: 
  • Interested parties are invited to participate by visiting the Investor Relations page of the Fresh Del Monte website at www.freshdelmonte.com.
  • About Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.
    Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is one of the worlds leading vertically integrated producers, marketers, and distributors of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, as well as a leading producer and distributor of prepared food in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
  • Fresh Del Monte markets its products worldwide under the DEL MONTE brand (under license from Del Monte Foods, Inc.), a symbol of product innovation, quality, freshness, and reliability for over 135 years.
  • Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is not affiliated with certain other Del Monte companies around the world, including Del Monte Foods, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Del Monte Pacific Limited, Del Monte Canada, or Del Monte Asia Pte.

Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against AppHarvest, Inc. (APPH)

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 4:30pm

AppHarvest is a sustainable food company that operates applied technology greenhouses to produce fresh, chemical-free, non-GMO fruits, vegetables, and related products.

Key Points: 
  • AppHarvest is a sustainable food company that operates applied technology greenhouses to produce fresh, chemical-free, non-GMO fruits, vegetables, and related products.
  • On August 11, 2021, before the market opened, AppHarvest announced its second quarter financial results, reporting a $32.0 million net loss.
  • To be a member of the class action you need not take any action at this time; you may retain counsel of your choice or take no action and remain an absent member of the class action.
  • Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP, Los Angeles

CAULIPOWER “Vegolutionizes” the Freezer Aisle Again, This Time Breakfast Gets Powered Up

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

The frozen breakfast bowl category is growing 32% over the last 12 months, and healthier alternatives are on fire with 61% YoY growth.

Key Points: 
  • The frozen breakfast bowl category is growing 32% over the last 12 months, and healthier alternatives are on fire with 61% YoY growth.
  • More than half of Americans (54%) are looking for healthier breakfast options and convenience is more important than ever, says Gail Becker, CAULIPOWER Founder and CEO.
  • CAULIPOWER Breakfast Scrambles fill a gap in a fast-growing grocery category and feed peoples morning hunger with a delicious option in one easy cup!
  • CAULIPOWERs new Breakfast Scrambles (MSRP $3.99-$4.99) are now available in the freezer aisle nationwide at Walmart, with more retailers coming in 2022.

FarmboxRx Becomes First Fresh Grocery Delivery Service to Accept SNAP/EBT Benefits

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:34pm

The pilot program will enable the Medicare/Medicaid population that FarmboxRx services to supplement the healthy food benefits provided through their health plan with SNAP dollars.

Key Points: 
  • The pilot program will enable the Medicare/Medicaid population that FarmboxRx services to supplement the healthy food benefits provided through their health plan with SNAP dollars.
  • For individuals with limited mobility or without reliable transportation, that could mean grocery shopping at truck stops, gas stations, or convenience stores.
  • Farmbox Direct, the first company to successfully ship fresh produce to homes across the country, launched FarmboxRx in January 2020.
  • FarmboxRx is now partnered with 50+ national healthcare plans and is expected to grow significantly over the next few years.