World Class and Deveron Enter Drone and AI Data Services Agreement to Assist Hemp Farmers across North America

Also News Release (C-DVR) Deveron UAS Corp
TORONTO, May 16, 2019 -- World Class Extractions Inc. (CSE: PUMP) (FRA: WCF) (the “Company” or “WorldClass”) is pleased to announce it has entered into a Service Agreement with Deveron UAS Corp. (CSE:DVR) (“Deveron”) whereby Deveron will provide drone data and soil sampling services to World Class and its affiliate farmers focused on hemp production in the United States and Canada, providing an opportunity to increase yields and reduce costs.
Deveron has worked with leading agricultural companies to bring data acquisition and analytics to broad acre farmland. The company is integrated with leading farm platforms, like Bayer Crop Science’s Climate FieldView and John Deere’s MyJohnDeere data management systems. The expansion into hemp data analytics is a natural extension to the current data insights it provides to leading farmers in North America that grow corn, soybean, wheat and canola.
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Bee Vectoring's BVT reduces botrytris in strawberries

Bee Vectoring Technologies International Inc. has provided successful, verified results from large commercial-scale demonstrations of its proprietary crop production system, with strawberry growers in Florida.
The demonstrations were conducted in the Plant City area of Hillsborough County, Florida, the main winter strawberry growing region in the US which produces around 20 million flats of strawberries on 11,000 acres every year. Three influential growers who combined, control about 30% of the production in the region, expressed interest in gauging how the BVT System, consisting of a bumble bee hive with proprietary dispenser technology through which BVT's proprietary plant beneficial microbe BVT-CR7 is delivered to crops using bumble bees, could improve the productivity of their farming operations and how it could be incorporated into their crop production practices on a commercial scale. The demonstration fields were assessed for both (a) control of botrytis gray mold, a costly disease in strawberries which causes the fruit to rot and reduces the shelf life of berries, and (b) the ability to improve marketable yield.
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Calavo Growers, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Results

First Quarter Highlights Include:
Revenues Climb 11 Percent to $226.6 Million from $204.6 Million—A New First Quarter Record
Renaissance Food Group, LLC (RFG) Segment Revenues Rise 29 Percent and Gross Margin Increases over 60 Percent from Last Year
Gross Margin Edges Upward to $21.9 Million from $21.0 Million
Net Income Totals $5.2 Million—$6.0 Million After Adjusting for Non-Recurring Operating Expenses—Versus $6.3 Million Last Year
Looking Forward:
Company Reaffirms Outlook for Double-Digit Increase in 2017 Revenues and Gross Margin and Record EPS
Forecast for RFG Segment Revenue Growth Exceeding 20 Percent and Significant Gross Margin Gains Will Lead Company Performance in Fiscal 2017
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Ceres Licenses Bioinformatics Technology to KWS

- Crop development group to evaluate Persephone for its global product segments

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Sept. 29, 2015 -- Ceres, Inc. (CERE), an agricultural biotechnology company, today announced that KWS SAAT SE, a global seed developer with operations in over 70 counties, will evaluate Ceres' Persephone bioinformatics technology under a license agreement.

Originally developed for in-house use by Ceres, the Persephone system allows researchers to organize, store, access and explore a diverse array of DNA-related information in much the same way online mapping programs allow users to explore geographic regions and locations.

"We look forward to working with researchers at KWS to demonstrate how Persephone can help deliver complex genomic information directly to its diverse product development groups," said Tim Swaller, Ceres Vice President of Genomic Technologies.

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Legumex Walker Announces Sale of Special Crops Division to The Scoular Company

CAD$174.6 Million Transaction Value to Legumex Walker
Legumex Walker to Wind Up Operations and Return Net Proceeds to Shareholders

WINNIPEG, Sept. 14, 2015 - Legumex Walker Inc. (TSX:LWP.TO) ("LWI" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement ("the Agreement") with The Scoular Company ("Scoular") pursuant to which Scoular has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of LWI's Special Crops Division for CAD$94 million plus the amount of net working capital at closing, on a cash free debt free basis, paid in cash.   The sale represents a CAD$174.6 million transaction value for LWI, based on LWI's working capital as at June 30, 2015. The actual purchase price and transaction value are subject to working capital and other adjustments in accordance with the Agreement (all figures are in Canadian dollars).

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