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Hydroponic farm to hire 150 at $120M facility near Atlanta

Jun. 14, 2022 14:58 PM EDT

COVINGTON, Ga. (AP) — An Ohio-based hydroponic farming company says it's building a $120 million facility in suburban Atlanta, with plans to hire 150 employees. The company 80 Acres Farms, based in Hamilton, Ohio, said Monday that the facility will be completed in August and start...

This Week: Oracle, Kroger results; Jobless claims

Jun. 13, 2022 01:02 AM EDT

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: Oracle 4Q Software giant Oracle is expected to report Monday lower earnings in its fiscal fourth quarter. Analysts surveyed by FactSet forecast the owner of the Java development...

US, Canadian regulators tie hepatitis cases to strawberries

May. 30, 2022 16:47 PM EDT

U.S. and Canadian regulators are investigating a hepatitis outbreak that may be linked to fresh organic strawberries. In a joint weekend statement, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Public Health Agency of Canada said illnesses in Minnesota, California and Canada occurred...