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Javier Palomarez Responds to USDA Nomination

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:12:36 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - The following statement is from Javier Palomarez, President & CEO of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and National Diversity Council Advisor for the Trump Administration:

The Pacific Agriculture Show Brings International Speakers on Climate Change, Farm Land Shortage, Direct Farm Marketing and More to the Fraser Valley

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:00:00 EST

ABBOTSFORD, BC--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - The 19th annual Pacific Agriculture Show will bring together over 300 exhibitors, leading experts, and seminars addressing the most important issues in agriculture over the three-day event. From climate change to economic challenges, more than 60 international and local experts will be speaking on current issues facing the agriculture industry at the Tradex Centre in Abbotsford from Thursday, January 26th to Saturday, January 28th.

Lexaria and NeutriSci Announce Successful Cannabinoid Tablet Development and Positive Results From Initial Human Observational Trials

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

KELOWNA, BC--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (OTCQB: LXRP) (CSE: LXX) (the "Company" or "Lexaria") and NeutriSci International Inc. (the "Company" or "NeutriSci") (TSX VENTURE: NU) (FRANKFURT: 1N9) are pleased to announce the successful development and initial trial of the industry's first zero-sugar cannabinoid / pterostilbene edible tablet utilizing both NeutriSci's and Lexaria's proprietary and patented technologies.

Two Rivers Properties Begin Rent Revenue

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

Two Rivers to Re-emphasize Development of Water Assets

NC Industrial Hemp Commission Set to Finalize Proposed Rules and Regulations on Growing Industrial Hemp in North Carolina

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

SPRING HOPE, NC--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP) executives are pleased to report that the North Carolina Industrial Hemp Commission (NCIHC) is only a few weeks away from finalizing the rules and regulations on the cultivation of hemp in North Carolina since it last convened on December 22, 2016. According to the article NC Nears Finalizing Rules Regarding the Growing of Hemp, published 1/12/17 on, "about 80 people interested in the hemp industry attended a public forum to comment on the proposed rules" last week. The commission will accept written comments about the rules through January 27, 2017 and hopes to finalize the rules and regulations next month. (Licenses could be issued as soon as spring.) Once finalized, the Commission will be able to accept applications and issue permits for people to grow hemp as part of the state's pilot program.

Successful Commissioning of Ammonia Treatment Plant - Achieved Less Than 1 Part per Million Ammonia-Nitrogen

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:42:24 EST

Represents Best Available Treatment Approach - Engineered for Cold Water Conditions

New Products, Education Sessions, Networking Events and More to Be Featured at 2017 PROCESS EXPO

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:30:00 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 18, 2017) - PROCESS EXPO is more than just a trade show, it's an opportunity for food and beverage processing professionals to learn and share ideas with industry leaders; network with peers and make new contacts; and experience live demonstrations of the newest equipment available in the marketplace. This premiere trade show event for the food processing industry is taking place September 19-22 at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. 

Potash Ridge Announces Updated 43-101 Prefeasibility Technical Report for Blawn Mountain

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:30:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - Potash Ridge Corporation ("Potash Ridge" or the "Corporation") (TSX:PRK) is pleased to announce completion of an independent 43-101 Technical Report (the "Technical Report") for the Corporation's Blawn Mountain Project in Utah ("Blawn Mountain"). This Technical Report was prepared by Millcreek Mining Group for Potash Ridge and summarizes an updated Prefeasibility Study performed on Blawn Mountain by Millcreek and Resource Development Inc. that focused on the mining and processing of alunite ore for the production of potassium sulphate. This report incorporates results of trade-off and scaling studies performed by SNC Lavalin for the processing facility.

American Consumers to Manufacturers: It better be 100% what you say it is or we are not buying, especially if it involves child or forced labor

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:30:00 EST

Applied DNA Sciences cotton survey conducted by Harris Poll reveals 30% of consumers say they would stop purchasing a brand if they made a false product claim about their bedding/clothing product; three in five Americans would not purchase if child or forced laborers were involved

J.P. King Auction Company Sells at Live Auction Washington State Ranch

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:40:42 EST

DAYTON, WA--(Marketwired - January 17, 2017) - J.P. King Auction Company sold at live auction scenic Diamond J Ranch last week. Offered in five parcels, the approximately 964 acres in the hills of Columbia County, Washington, included a 4,500 square foot custom built home and approximately a mile of river-front land along the Tucannon River, which sold to four bidders for a total of $1.256 million.

GrowGeneration and New Frontier Data Join Forces to Analyze Marijuana's Ancillary Markets

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:46:23 EST

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - January 17, 2017) - GrowGeneration Corp. ("GrowGen" or the "Company") (OTCQB: GRWG) one of the largest specialty retail hydroponic and organic gardening store chains and New Frontier Data, the authority in real time business intelligence for the cannabis industry, has partnered to provide cultivators in the sector with the necessary data to help them better understand where their time, resources, and money should be spent to best align with product demand and maximize profitability at a critical time in this growing sector.

HempTech (HTCO) Announces GrowLease; Lease Programs for Its Flagships of Automated Grow Systems for Marijuana Grow License Holders -- Start Growing with Little Upfront Cost

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

SAINT PETERSBURG, FL--(Marketwired - Jan 17, 2017) - HempTech Corp. (OTC PINK: HTCO), a provider of advanced Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) with sophisticated automation and analytical tools for the cultivators of legal industrial hemp and marijuana, announces today that it is offering GrowLease: lease programs for its flagship of automated grow systems for qualified marijuana grow license holders nationwide. The lease program would allow marijuana grow license holders to start growing immediately with little upfront cost.

First Nations Launches Two New Grant Opportunities Under Its Native Ag and Food Systems Initiative

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

LONGMONT, CO--(Marketwired - January 13, 2017) - First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) has launched two new grant opportunities under its Native Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative (NAFSI). In both cases, applications are due by February 17, 2017.

GrowMax Confirms Appointment of New President, Grant of Options and Update of NCIB

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:55:21 EST

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Jan. 12, 2017) - GrowMax Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:GRO) ("GrowMax" or the "Company") confirms that on January 9, 2017, Mr. Stephen Keith joined the Company as its new President. Mr. Keith is a registered professional engineer and an accomplished senior executive with 20 years in the natural resources sector, with a specific focus on mining and finance.