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Farmer Bros. Co. to Report Fourth Quarter & Fiscal 2022 Financial Results

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

NORTHLAKE, Texas, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ: FARM) (the Company) today announced that the Company will release its financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and 2022 year end, or period ended June 30, 2022, after market close on Thursday, September 1, 2022.

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  • NORTHLAKE, Texas, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ: FARM) (the Company) today announced that the Company will release its financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and 2022 year end, or period ended June 30, 2022, after market close on Thursday, September 1, 2022.
  • Management will host an audio-only investor conference call webcast the same day at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (4:00 p.m. Central time) to review the Companys financial results.
  • Founded in 1912,Farmer Bros. Co.is a national coffee roaster, wholesaler, and distributor of coffee, tea, and culinary products.
  • The Companys product lines include organic, Direct Trade, and sustainably produced coffee.

Bunge Certified as a Most Loved Workplace® for 2022

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

Bunge (NYSE:BG), a global leader in agribusiness, food and ingredients, announced today that is has been honored with the certification of being a Most Loved Workplace for 2022.

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  • Bunge (NYSE:BG), a global leader in agribusiness, food and ingredients, announced today that is has been honored with the certification of being a Most Loved Workplace for 2022.
  • The Most Loved Workplace designation is a strong reminder of the incredible talent we have and the support we provide to one another.
  • Bunge has been certified as a Most Loved Workplace based on the scores it received within the index from surveyed employees on key factors including collaboration, vision, respect, company practices, alignment with values and the strength of leadership.
  • Bunge has almost 23,000 dedicated employees working across approximately 300 facilities located in more than 40 countries.

Media Invited to Learn About NASA Tools, Resources for Agriculture

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:10pm

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA will host a media teleconference at 1:30 p.m. CDT Thursday, Aug. 25, to discuss the agency's tools, resources, and science research available to the agriculture community.

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  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA will host a media teleconference at 1:30 p.m. CDT Thursday, Aug. 25, to discuss the agency's tools, resources, and science research available to the agriculture community.
  • For more than 50 years, NASA satellites have provided open-source and publicly available data on Earth's land, water, temperature, weather, and climate.
  • By engaging with an agricultural community adapting to changes in weather and water cycles, NASA can learn about emerging needs and demands to shape future missions.
  • More information about NASA's work in agriculture is available at:
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Organic Dairy Farming Can Store Carbon and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions, According to New Study in Journal of Cleaner Production

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 8:03pm

LA FARGE, Wis., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study in the August issue of the Journal of Cleaner Production reveals that it is possible for farms to sequester carbon and reduce their overall greenhouse gas emissions. A University of Wisconsin Madison research group unveiled a dairy lifecycle assessment conducted on Organic Valley farms that shows small organic dairy farms, which focus on grazing and organic production techniques, are low greenhouse gas champions.

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  • A University of Wisconsin Madison research group unveiled a dairy lifecycle assessment conducted on Organic Valley farms that shows small organic dairy farms, which focus on grazing and organic production techniques, are low greenhouse gas champions.
  • New U.S. study reveals the positive carbon sequestration results of cows spending time on organic pastures.
  • "The study proposes a method to include carbon sequestration not only in organic but all dairy farm-related LCA studies.
  • SOURCE: Regional analysis of greenhouse gas emissions from USA dairy farms: A cradle to farm-gate assessment of the American dairy industry circa 2008, International Dairy Journal

CarMax Announces Hiring Events for Automotive Technicians and Service Professionals on August 25

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 6:21pm

RICHMOND, VA, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CarMax , Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer ofused cars, announces plans to hold hiring events for automotive technicians and service professionals in 15 cities across the country on Thursday, August 25 from 10 a.m. 2 p.m. local time.

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  • RICHMOND, VA, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CarMax , Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer ofused cars, announces plans to hold hiring events for automotive technicians and service professionals in 15 cities across the country on Thursday, August 25 from 10 a.m. 2 p.m. local time.
  • There will be job opportunities for both new and seasoned automotive professionals, with potential for jobs to be offered on-the-spot.
  • CarMax is the largest buyer and seller of used cars in the United States and the companys highly trained technicians and automotive service associates primarily work on reconditioning vehicles and preparing them for sale.
  • The following CarMax locations will be hosting hiring events on August 25.

OneSoil AI and Satellite Imagery Technology Delivers Insights that Help Farmers Increase Yields and Governments Address Food Security Issues

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 5:32pm

SAN FRANCISCO and ZURICH, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- OneSoil today launched OneSoil Map, a powerful new data visualization and mapping solution that combines proprietary AI with satellite imagery, providing live data and rich insights to understand the state of crops in fields around the world. Built with Mapbox Globe, the OneSoil Map enables agricultural businesses to visualize massive worldwide datasets, understand how crop yields are trending over time, and delivers insights at an unprecedented global scale. The technology that enables OneSoil Map also powers OneSoil application, a digital tool that helps farmers remotely monitor the state of crops, quickly detect field issues, work with productivity zones, apply variable-rate fertilizers and seeds, thus increasing yields and boosting sustainable farming practices. 

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  • OneSoil technology helps drive precision farming that addresses this need by helping farmers to invest resources intelligently to increase yields and boost sustainability.
  • Farmers can use data driven insights from OneSoil to work intelligently with field productivity zones, reduce the impact to the environment and help mitigate food security concerns, especially in regions heavily impacted by drought, flooding, or other disasters.
  • "OneSoil solves agricultural problems with satellite imagery and proprietary machine learning algorithms," explains Morten Schmidt, CEO at OneSoil.
  • Our technology and expertise enable farmers to innovate farming practices and take meaningful, data-driven action to safeguard food supply.

A Chocolate Love A-Fair with a serious mission: Ben & Jerry's joins forces with Tony's Chocolonely to make chocolate 100% modern slavery free

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 5:17pm

BURLINGTON, Vt., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Two companies known for their passion for social justice have fallen bar over spoon for each other into a Chocolate Love A-Fair. Ben & Jerry's has joined Tony's Chocolonely's mission to end modern slavery and child labor in the chocolate industry. It's a match made in changemaker heaven.

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  • Ben & Jerry's has joined Tony's Chocolonely's mission to end modern slavery and child labor in the chocolate industry.
  • Ben & Jerry's will also begin converting its ice cream portfolio to Tony's Open Chain, prioritizing the cocoa in the ice cream base mix.
  • Tony's Chocolate Love A-Fair, two sweet new Tony's bars - dark milk chocolate with brownie and white chocolate strawberry cheesecake style inspired by 2 classic Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavors.
  • Tony's Chocolonely wants to inspire the industry as a whole to make 100% slave free the norm in chocolate.

Trimble Ventures Invests in Sabanto--an Autonomous Farming-as-a-Service Company

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:05pm

This investment supports Trimble Ventures' mission to invest in early and growth-stage companies that are accelerating innovation, digital transformation and sustainability in the industries Trimble servessuch as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation.

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  • This investment supports Trimble Ventures' mission to invest in early and growth-stage companies that are accelerating innovation, digital transformation and sustainability in the industries Trimble servessuch as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation.
  • Sabanto addresses these challenges by providing FaaS through swarms of multiple smaller tractors equipped with its autonomous technology to perform in-field operations.
  • With investors such as Trimble Ventures, Sabanto can accelerate our mission to make autonomy an affordable, reliable and scalable solution for all farmers throughout the world.
  • Trimble is an industrial technology company transforming the way the world works by delivering solutions that enable our customers to thrive.

Advancing Regenerative Soil Health Systems: Walmart Foundation Supports the U.S. Regenerative Cotton Fund

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walmart Foundation announced it has provided a $2,000,000, three-year grant to the Soil Health Institute's (SHI) U.S. Regenerative Cotton Fund (USRCF) to scale activities of the project and expand the initiative to Alabama and South Carolina.

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  • MORRISVILLE, N.C., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walmart Foundation announced it has provided a $2,000,000, three-year grant to the Soil Health Institute's (SHI) U.S. Regenerative Cotton Fund (USRCF) to scale activities of the project and expand the initiative to Alabama and South Carolina.
  • "Regenerative soil health systems can provide significant benefits for farmers, food supply chains, our climate, and nature," said Kathleen McLaughlin, Chief Sustainability Officer and Executive Vice President at Walmart Inc. and President of the Walmart Foundation.
  • The U.S. Regenerative Cotton Fund was initiated in 2021 with a founding grant from the Ralph Lauren Corporate Foundation.
  • Participating partners currently include Cotton Incorporated, National Cotton Council, Field to Market, Arkansas Soil Health Alliance, DELTA F.A.R.M., and the University of Georgia.

Protect potato crops from pests and disease for stands that deliver

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:37pm

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As potato growers are working to maximize their yield potential for the 2022 harvest, it's also time to start thinking about maximizing crop potential for the 2023 season.

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  • CruiserMaxx Vibrance Potato seed treatment is an effective option for potato growers looking to start the season strong.
  • Potato plants encounter many threats in the early season, which is a crucial time for establishing plant health.
  • Growers can reduce early-season risk with a management plan that addresses insects and disease at planting.
  • "CruiserMaxx Vibrance Potato seed treatment is an effective option for potato growers looking to start the season strong," said Brian Danaher, product marketing lead at Syngenta.