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MONTREAL, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will hold its 2015 annual general meeting of shareholders in Memphis, Tenn., on April 21, 2015. The meeting will be
TORONTO, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - The Gairdner Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Canada Gairdner Awards, recognizing some of the most significant medical discoveries from around
NeoStrata to take part in the 2015 edition of the Lolë White Tour(TM) across Canada MONTREAL, March 25, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadian cosmeceutical brand
TORONTO, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Mediaplanet announces the distribution of its fifth cross-platform edition of "Mental Health", raising awareness about mental health issues in Canada and exploring
Winners from across Canada participated in once-in-a-lifetime game of shinny atop the mountains of BC TORONTO, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Molson Canadian has revealed the 11 winners of
OTTAWA, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - The collapse of oil prices in the second half of 2014 will take a bite out of the Canadian oil industry's finances.
Ellsworth Adhesives is pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting at multiple EPTECH shows in Montreal and Vancouver, Canada this year. Germantown, WI
Canada Hemp Foods is expanding its presence in grocery stores and specialty shops with its new distributorship agreement with Dovre Imports & Exports, and will be appearing at the Canadian
LONDON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Coronavirus Infection Global Clinical Trials Review,
Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...
The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...
The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...
The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...
The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...
- Large; stout; burly.
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