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TMAC Resources Provides Third Quarter Operations Update

TORONTO–TMAC Resources Inc. (TSX:TMR) (“TMAC” or the “Company”) provides its third quarter operations update and production results in advance of reporting its financial and operating results for the unaudited interim periods ended September 30, 2017 in mid-November and reports third quarter 2017 gold sales of 13,760 ounces realizing $22.1 million (US$17.7 million) at an average realized gold price of US$1,288 per ounce. Dr. Catharine […]

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Ground search underway for missing First Nations woman south of Fort McMurray – CBC

‘It breaks my heart they took someone away from us who meant so meant so much to us’ Oct 14, 2017 Family members, volunteers and the RCMP trekked through powdery snow near a lagoon south of Fort McMurray Friday, searching for a woman who went missing more than 13 years ago. Elaine Alook, who lived […]

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Indigenous cybernoir’: Video game designers crafting futuristic detective story – CBC

Set in 2262, Purity & Decay looks into the future with a story rife with Indigenous cultural references Oct 14, 2017 A group of Indigenous female developers in Hamilton, Ont., are putting their own cultural spin on the usually male-dominated video game industry. Purity & Decay is a futuristic detective video game being developed by […]

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FMCC Files Submission to House of Commons Study on Rural Broadband

October 15, 2017 In early October, FMCC filed a submission to a parliamentary study on rural broadband. In our submission, we welcomed the Standing Committee’s focus on improving connectivity through an approach that demonstrates its impact on local rural economies, including community engagement. We stressed the opportunities that this project can have on local communities: that is, […]

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Candidates spar in debate – Castanet.net

Six of the candidates running to lead British Columbia’s Liberals laid out their ideas to rebuild the party Sunday in a debate that dwelled at times on what went wrong in last spring’s election. The field of candidates includes three members of Christy Clark’s pre-election cabinet and two of them did some soul-searching on why […]

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Wichitowin Aboriginal Engagement Conference draws ‘frank discussion’ – 620 CKRM.com

October 16, 2017 The Wîcihitowin Aboriginal Engagement Conference took place in Saskatoon last week — an event which drew attention to issues relevant to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal participants. The Conference focussed on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s ‘Calls to Action’, with the work being done in communities across Saskatchewan. Regina Mayor Michael Fougere attended the […]

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Ontario college strike begins Monday morning as employer rejects faculty offer

October 15, 2017 – 9:00pm Toronto – More than 12,000 Ontario public college faculty will be on the picket line rather than in their classrooms on Monday morning after talks between the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) and the College Employer Council failed to produce a tentative collective agreement. “On October 14, we presented Council […]

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Rockhaven Resources Ltd. Intersects 94.09 g/t Gold and 545 g/t Silver over 2.63 m and 17.80 g/t Gold and 257 g/t Silver over 6.54 m at Klaza Project, Yukon

October 16, 2017 – Rockhaven Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:RK) (“Rockhaven”) is pleased to announce assay results for an additional seven diamond drill holes from the 2017 exploration program at its 100% owned Klaza gold-silver property, located in the Dawson Range Gold Belt of southern Yukon. A total of 15,922 m in 96 holes were completed during the […]

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Kinder Morgan Announces Third Quarter ‘17 Earnings Webcast

HOUSTON–Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI) announces the following webcast: What: Kinder Morgan Third Quarter ‘17 Earnings Results Webcast When: Oct. 18, 2017, at 3:30 p.m. CT, 4:30 p.m. ET Where: http://ir.kindermorgan.com/presentations-webcasts How: Live over the Internet. Simply log on to the web at the above address. If you are unable to listen during the live […]

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Fortis Inc. Provides New Five-Year Outlook and Announces 6.25% Quarterly Dividend Increase

October 16, 2017 ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR – Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) Highlights Five-year capital investment plan of approximately $14.5 billion for 2018 through 2022, up $1.5 billion from the prior year’s plan Fourth quarter 2017 dividend increase of 6.25%, marking 44 consecutive years of annual common share dividend payment increases Average annual dividend growth target […]

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MNBC: Students can study abroad

Incredible opportunity for students for youth aged 14-17, who are eligible for this Annual Vimy Pilgramage Award. Deadline for applications: November 12, 2017. Apply Now! NT5

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North Arrow Discovers Diamonds at the Mel Project, Nunavut

North Arrow Minerals Inc. (TSXV-NAR) is pleased to report the discovery of diamonds at the Company’s 100% owned Mel Diamond Project on the Melville Peninsula, Nunavut. Highlights of this announcement include: Diamondiferous kimberlite float, including pieces up to 0.50 m in size, has been identified over a 100 m extent within, and to the north of, […]

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Yamana Gold Announces Preliminary Third Quarter 2017 Operational Results and Provides Update on Brazilian Tax Matters

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Oct. 16, 2017) – YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI)(NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or “the Company”) is herein reporting preliminary operational results for the third quarter and for the first nine months of 2017. Production from the Company’s mines in the third quarter was 257,000 ounces of gold, 1.43 million ounces of silver and 37.1 million pounds of copper. Production […]

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Vital Signs: Calgarians identify the good and bad about their city – Calgary Herald

October 16, 2017 Calgarians feel good about their relationships, but there are other areas of life that need improvement, an annual checkup of the city found. The broad report on Calgarians and their city — known as Vital Signs — is conducted annually by the Calgary Foundation, which has facilitated collaborative philanthropy in the community […]

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Avino Announces Q3 2017 Production Results

October 16, 2017 Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (NYSE-American: ASM; TSX.V: ASM; “Avino” or the “Company”)announces third quarter 2017 production results from its Avino property near Durango, Mexico. Consolidated Production Highlights for Third Quarter 2017 (Compared to Third Quarter 2016) Silver equivalent production increased by 17% to 760,756 oz* Gold production increased by 47% […]

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49 First Nations investing in medical pot – Timmins Press

October 13, 2017 TIMMINS – Nearly 50 First Nations communities – including at least two in the Timmins area – are investing in medical marijuana. Matachewan and Wahgoshig First Nations are among the shareholders in DelShen Therapeutics, which is a licensed medical marijuana producer. Jacob Taylor and Jonathan Araujo of the Pontiac Group have been […]

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Aura Silver Reports Exploration To Continue On The Greyhound Project Following 2017 Drill Results

October 16, 2017 Aura Silver Resources Inc. (TSX-V: AUU) (“Aura Silver” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that drilling for 2017 has been completed on our Greyhound property located in Nunavut, Canada. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (“Agnico Eagle”) carried out the program to follow up on 2015/16 drill results. Work included prospecting in new […]

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Pengrowth Announces Significant Debt Repayment and Finalization of Agreements With Bank Syndicate and Noteholders to Amend Financial Covenants

CALGARY, ALBERTA–( Oct. 12, 2017) – Pengrowth Energy Corporation (TSX:PGF) (NYSE:PGH) is pleased to announce that it has prepaid all of its outstanding term notes due in 2018 and has finalized the terms of amending agreements with its lenders under its syndicated bank facility and the holders of its remaining term notes. These agreements amend […]

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OmniTRAX Responds to Latest Government of Canada Actions re: the Hudson Bay Railway

WINNIPEG, Oct. 13, 2017  – OmniTRAX Canada today provided the following response to recent actions taken by Transport Canada with respect to the ongoing negotiations regarding the repair and future ownership of the Hudson Bay Railway (HBR): Merv Tweed, President of OmniTRAX Canada, said, “Culminating in the threat of legal action from Transport Canada today, it […]

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Imperial Announces Third Quarter Production Results, Extension of Covenant Waiver Under Senior Credit Facility and Extension of Bridge Loan

Vancouver | October 13, 2017 | Imperial Metals Corporation (the “Company”) (III-TSX) reports on production, Senior Credit Facility and Bridge Loan. Third Quarter Production Results The Company reports third quarter production results from the Red Chris mine of 19.65 million pounds copper and 8,426 ounces gold, up 27% and 37% respectively from the second quarter. […]

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Noront Resources Announces Closing of Private Placement With RCF V Annex Fund L.P. and Amended Debt Arrangement With Resource Capital Fund V L.P.

TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2017  — Noront Resources Ltd. (“Noront” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture:NOT) is pleased to announce the closing of a non-brokered private placement of 3,400,000 common shares at a price of $0.3675 per share with RCF V Annex Fund L.P. (“RCF V Annex”) for gross proceeds of $1,249,500. Proceeds from the private placement […]

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Opinion: We must act now to save the heart of a mighty river – Vancouver Sun

October 15, 2017 The Fraser River is B.C.’s largest and most ecologically diverse waterway and, at its very heart between the towns of Hope and Mission, is a meandering section that is widely known as one of the most productive stretches of river anywhere in the world. Often referred to as the Heart of the […]

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Kapuskasing Samples up to 9.03% Cu at The Lady Pond Copper\Cobalt Property in Newfoundland and Prepares for Drill Program

October 13, 2017 – Kapuskasing Gold Corp. (TSX-V: KAP) (the “Company” or “KAP”) announces that it has received permits for drilling on its 100 % owned Lady Pond Property, located adjacent to the town of Springdale, Newfoundland. This phase I drill program will consist of approximately 1000 metres of drilling (NQ sized core) and is […]

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Is Morneau to blame for Trudeau’s slump? – Rabble

October 16, 2017 If we are to believe a few opinion polls, the Justin Trudeau government is experiencing a mid-term slump. There is, in fact, one poll that shows the Liberals and Andrew Sheer-led Conservatives in a near tie. Some commentators attribute this apparent slump to the kerfuffle over the government’s plan to tighten the […]

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Drugs at 4 months. Sexual abuse as a child. Now he fights to keep the monster inside – The Star

Gabriel Smarch shared his story: that of a victim who repeatedly cried for help and was ignored, and the story of a victim becoming a violent abuser, a cycle that is far too common in Indigenous communities. Oct. 14, 2017 WHITEHORSE—His mother puts the painkillers in the 4-month-old’s milk bottle to stop his crying and […]

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Garibaldi Builds On Nickel Mountain Discovery

Vancouver, British Columbia, October 13, 2017 – Garibaldi Resources (TSX.V: GGI) (the “Company” or “Garibaldi”) is pleased to report that an ongoing drill program utilizing two rigs continues to expand northwest British Columbia’s first nickel-copper rich sulphide system at the Company’s 100%-owned Nickel Mountain Project near Eskay Creek. Highlights: All 11 additional holes completed since […]

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Every vote counts’: Election day is here – Calgary Herald

October 16, 2017 Today, tens of thousands of Calgarians will choose the mayor, councillors and school board trustees who will govern this city for the next four years. Dozens of people have thrown their names into the race for city council or school board, and thousands of citizens have already voted in advance polls. Lori […]

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Company accused of diverting millions intended for impoverished First Nation – National Post

Exclusive: The lawsuit reveals Health Canada repeatedly renewed Crupi Consulting’s contract while it was the subject of an investigation by the government and RCMP The federal government is suing an Ontario company over allegations it diverted and misappropriated millions in health-care funding intended for one of Canada’s most impoverished First Nations. The lawsuit also reveals […]

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ATCO Ltd. Eligible Dividends

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Oct. 12, 2017) – ATCO Ltd. (TSX:ACO.X)(TSX:ACO.Y) The Board of Directors of ATCO Ltd. has declared the following quarterly dividends: Shares TSX Stock Symbol Dividend Per Share ($) Record Date (2017) Payment Date (2017) Class I Non-Voting ACO.X 0.3275 08-Dec 31-Dec Class II Voting ACO.Y 0.3275 08-Dec 31-Dec These dividends are eligible dividends within the […]

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Emera Inc. Announces Transaction to Acquire All Remaining Outstanding Shares of ICD Utilities Limited

Transaction simplifies the ownership structure of Grand Bahama Power Company Limited ICD Utilities Limited (“ICDU”) has entered into a definitive agreement with Emera Utilities Holdings Ltd. (“EUHL”), a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Emera Incorporated (“Emera”) which currently indirectly owns a 60.74% controlling interest in ICDU, pursuant to which Emera would indirectly acquire all of […]

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Star – Orion South Diamond Project Core And Geotechnical Drilling Scheduled To Commence Mid-October

George H. Read, P. Geo., Senior Vice President Exploration and Development of Shore Gold Inc. (“Shore” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Shore and Rio Tinto Exploration Canada Inc. (“RTEC”) have scheduled an HQ core drilling program, consisting of ten holes and some 2,500 metres of drilling, on the Star Kimberlite, to commence […]

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Williams, Williams Partners to Report Third-Quarter 2017 Financial Results on Nov. 1

TULSA, Okla.–Williams (NYSE: WMB) and Williams Partners (NYSE: WPZ) plan to announce their third-quarter 2017 financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, Nov. 1. The company and the partnership will host a joint Q&A live webcast on Thursday, Nov. 2 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time (8:30 a.m. Central Time). A limited number of phone […]

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Commerce Resources Corp. Completes 2017 Field Program at the Ashram Rare Earth Deposit

Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXv: CCE, FSE: D7H) (the “Company” or “Commerce”) is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the 2017 field program at its 100% owned Ashram Rare Earth Deposit, in northern Quebec. The work focused on programs that are in support of the ongoing Pre-feasibility Study (PFS) as well as additional prospecting near […]

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MMIWG: Details about upcoming Membertou, NS Community Hearings

Vancouver, British Columbia- Based on the interest of families and survivors around the community of Membertou, the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls will host a 3 day Community Hearing to hear from families of lost loved ones and survivors of violence. The Nova Scotia Community Hearing will take place from […]

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Ontario enviro watchdog, First Nation demand health study after ‘Chemical Valley’ investigation – Globalnews.ca

There are growing calls for a community health study in Sarnia, Ont., and Aamjiwnaang First Nation following an investigation that revealed major concerns about government oversight and health risks for residents living near one of Canada’s largest complexes of oil refineries and petro-chemical plants. Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe said it’s “truly shameful” what is […]

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UBCIC Endorses National Claims Research Directors’ Call for Withdrawal of Bill C-58

October 16, 2017 (Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, B.C. – October 16, 2017) The Union of BC Indian Chiefs stands with the National Claims Research Directors in condemnation of Bill C-58, which will install massive new barriers for Indigenous Nations trying to access information for land claims and other purposes. The UBCIC supports the Directors’ call for […]

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RBC to invest in StFX students

October 12th, 2017 St. Francis Xavier University, and RBC Foundation, are pleased to announce the RBC Undergraduate Research Internship program. This initiative is part of RBC Future Launch, a multi-year commitment to ensure Canadian youth are more confident, better prepared and better equipped for the future of work. “In this time of unprecedented economic and technological […]

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Alberta shows appreciation for caregivers

October 15, 2017 Foster and kinship caregivers are being recognized for their role in connecting children in need to their families, communities and cultures. The third week in October is Foster and Kinship Caregiver Week in Alberta to acknowledge caregivers who provide safe and healthy homes for children in need. During this week, we celebrate […]

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Police review director still doing interviews, not probing more cases, in Thunder Bay police review – CBC

Gerry McNeilly says he intends to have all necessary information for systemic review of city police by Dec. Oct 16, 2017 Ontario’s Independent Police Review Director says he’s still doing interviews in the wake of last month’s public meeting in Thunder Bay on police-Indigenous relations, but no more death investigations are likely to be added […]

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DNA helps illuminate the complex population dynamics of the first peoples of Newfoundland and Labrador – McMaster Daily News

October 13, 2017 New analysis of the mitochondrial genomes of ancient remains by a team of researchers from McMaster and Memorial University has revealed previously unknown information about the first peoples of Newfoundland and Labrador and the origins and disappearance of the Beothuk. The timing and relatedness of various indigenous communities that settled our most […]

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MMIWG inquiry hearings in Winnipeg Live – CBC

Oct 16, 2017 Day 1 of the Manitoba sessions of hearings examining Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Read More: http://www.cbc.ca/news/mmiwg-inquiry-hearings-in-winnipeg-live-1.4356356

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RCMP investigating sudden death of Natuashish youth

Natuashish, Newfoundland and Labrador October 15, 2017 The RCMP is investigating the sudden death of a youth in the community of Natuashish. On Friday, October 13, 2017, a 17-year old female was found deceased at a residence on Katshinak Street. At this time, the cause of death is unknown. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday. The RCMP is working closely […]

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Project Targets Strategies to Help First Nations Move Away from the Indian Act – Carleton University

October 13, 2017 A collaborative think-tank held at Carleton University, part of a long-term project, recently discussed approaches to mastering and moving out from under the Indian Act toward a practical realization of the inherent right to self-governance. “The think-tank exceeded our expectations,” said Frances Abele, professor in School of Public Policy and Administration (SPPA). “Leaders and activists […]

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Film tour showcasing works by Indigenous youth arrives in Maritimes – CBC

‘The process of storytelling is quite rich’ Oct 15, 2017 Maritime audiences are getting the chance to see a host of Indigenous youth films as the Wapikoni Cinema on Wheels makes its way to the East Coast. Cinema on Wheels is a travelling caravan full of exterior projection equipment that’s spent most of the year […]

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Chancellor announces bursary for Indigenous students – Queen’s Gazette

October 12, 2017 It was a conversation that challenged Chancellor Jim Leech (MBA’73), and made him wonder what he could personally do to help. Approximately a year and a half ago, then-Governor General David Johnston convened a first-ever gathering of all Canadian university chancellors. One of the topics of conversation at that meeting: the Truth […]

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Algoma U to Host Visiting Artist Maggie Groat

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON: October 13, 2017): The Visual Arts program at Algoma University is pleased to announce that Maggie Groat will be giving a public artist talk on October 16th, at 7:30pm on campus in the Shingwauk Auditorium. Maggie Groat is an artist who works with a variety of media including paper, sculpture, textiles, […]

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UNB lecture examines the case for women as peacebuilders

In an upcoming lecture at the University of New Brunswick, a specialist in peace and reconciliation in conflict zones will present the case for more women to be involved in global peacebuilding. On Monday, Oct. 16 at the university’s Fredericton campus, Rebekah Sears will present a free public lecture entitled “From the Grassroots to the […]

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MMIWG – Media Advisory: Media Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Winnipeg, MB

October 12, 2017 Vancouver BC- The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls will hold community hearings at the Radisson Hotel Downtown in Winnipeg, MB from October 16-20, 2017. Two Commissioners will be in attendance, which is the standard approach to hearings. Commissioners Michele Audette and Brian Eyolfson will hear from approximately 75 […]

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OPEN LETTER and Joint Submission on Bill C-58, An Act to Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to Make Consequential Amendments to Other Acts from the National Claims Research Directors

October 16, 2017 Dear Members of the Standing Committee, Please accept this submission and attachments by the National Claims Research Directors pertaining to your review of Bill C-58, amendments to reform Canada’s Access to Information Act. Our submission outlines our grave concerns about the content of Bill C-58 and provides reasons why we strongly oppose […]

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NWT Agricultural Conference Focuses on Business of Food Production

HAY RIVER (October 13, 2017) – The Northwest Territories’ (NWT) first Agriculture Conference to focus on food growers and producers is taking place in Hay River, October 13-15, 2017. A variety of sessions take place throughout the conference with a central theme of helping farmers and producers to grow their businesses. Topics include: panel discussions on […]

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