Yangling, Shaanxi Province,  China- November 7, 2011 – Performance Plants Inc. (“PPI”), a leading global agricultural biotechnology provider, and Shaanxi Hybrid Rapeseed Research Center (SHRRC) of China, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the Fourth China-Canada-Israel Roundtable on Agri-Innovation at the CAF2011 in Yangling, Shaanxi Province of China.   This signing demonstrates the commitment of both parties to co-develop high performance rapeseed varieties to address farmers’ needs in China. This MOU represents a second example of PPI’s strategic business development plan to form global technology and product development alliances for commercialization of the company’s leading technologies.  In mid-July, the […]

October 31, 2011

Saskatchewan based, privately-held oil and gas exploration and development company founded to capitalize on light oil opportunities in Southeast Saskatchewan. Villanova Oil Corp. is managed by a team with significant industry experience and has a long-standing track record in previous ventures in producing areas throughout Southeast Saskatchewan.

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – Sept. 12, 2011) – CanElson Drilling Inc. (“CanElson” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:CDI) announces that its common shares will commence trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”) at the opening on September 13, 2011 and will be delisted from the TSX Venture Exchange at the same time. The Company’s common shares will continue to trade under the trading symbol “CDI”. The Company has 73,141,327 common shares issued and outstanding. President and CEO Randy Hawkings stated “Listing on the TSX was a logical next step given the rapid growth of CanElson from 1 rig in December 2008 to […]

Dabeinong Group (DBN) Signs a Commercial Licensing Agreement in Corn and a Research & Development Licensing Agreement in Rice and Soybean For Immediate Release: Kingston, ON – July 15th, 2011 DBN is a leader in the country’s feed and seed business with strong capability in developing and commercializing new biotechnologies. Through these agreements, DBN becomes the exclusive user for PPI’s Drought Tolerance & Yield Protection Technology® (YPT®), Heat & Drought Tolerance Technology (HDTTM), Water Efficiency TechnologyTM (WETTM) and Yield Enhancement Technology (YETTM) technologies in corn in China and also has non exclusive rights for those technologies in soybean and HDTTM, […]

“Lentil production is a key part of the farm economy in south-eastern Saskatchewan” noted CEO Rob Davies.  “We have been operating essentially at capacity with our existing plant, so the Sedley Seeds facilities provide a significant opportunity to increase our processing capacity and provide a higher level of service to both farm customers and end use buyers.”   The Wecker family, owners of Sedley Seeds, were “pleased that the operation stayed locally owned, and that farmers continued to be key stakeholders in the business”.  The Weckers farm in the Sedley area.   “Weyburn Inland Terminal continues to be a profitable, farmer owned […]

Elson Energy Enterprises Ltd. (TSX-V: EEE.P),  a capital pool company (CPC), has entered into a letter of intent (LOI) with MatRRix Energy Technologies Inc. for the amalgamation of Elson Energy and MATRRIX and the continuation of the combined company as MATRRIX Energy Technologies Inc. The non-arms’s length transaction will constitute as Elson Energy’s Qualifying Transaction (QT). The shareholders of MatRRix will exchange each one of their common shares for one common share of the amalgamated company at a deemed price of $1.00 per share.  MatRRix currently has 26,000,010 common shares and agent’s options to acquire 1,098,400 common shares issued and […]

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Health 11-0 Detecting colorectal cancer in its early, curable, stages is the goal behind Phenomenome Discoveries Inc.’s licensing of a diagnostic blood test in Saskatchewan. Colorectal cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in both men and women. Every year approximately 650 people are diagnosed with colorectal cancer in this province and 250 people die from the disease. Phenomenome Discoveries Inc.’s test measures blood levels of a novel metabolite that is low in people with colorectal cancer. “This is an encouraging development right here in Saskatchewan that will help […]

Trinidad has announced it will construct two additional 1,500 hp triple rigs. Both rigs are expected to be commissioned by the second half of 2011. We continue to rate the stock as Outperform with a target price of $13.00. Link to Document

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TSX SYMBOL: TDG CALGARY, April 15 /CNW/ – Trinidad Drilling Ltd. (“Trinidad” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to build two new rigs for delivery into operations in 2011. “Demand for high quality, modern equipment has continued to increase and contract terms have now moved to a point where it is attractive for us to build new equipment,” said Lyle Whitmarsh, Trinidad’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “The rigs we are adding to our fleet fit well with our strategy […]

Renegade Petroleum Ltd. (“Renegade”) (TSX Venture: RPL) and Petro Uno Resources Ltd. (“Petro Uno”) (TSX Venture PUP) are pleased to announce that Renegade and Petro Uno have closed the previously announced acquisition of Petro Uno by Renegade by way of a plan of arrangement pursuant to the provisions of the Business Corporations Act (Alberta) (the “Arrangement”). Pursuant to the Arrangement, Renegade issued an aggregate of 11,811,248 common shares of Renegade for the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Petro Uno. CORPORATE INFORMATION Renegade’s common shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol RPL. […]