Village Farms named one of OTCQX Best 50

OTC Market Groups, a New York City based financial market, named Village Farms International Inc., Vancouver, British Columbia, one of the 2017 OTCQX Best 50 , a ranking of top performing companies traded on the OTCQX market.

Village Farms is No. 17 on the list.

"It is uncommon enough for a high tech agriculturally driven consumer products company to be publicly traded while at the same time excelling to rank as one of the top performing companies traded on OTCQX," said Michael DeGiglio, president and CEO of Village Farms, in a news release. "Village Farms wishes to acknowledge with great appreciation the support of the OTCQX market for this award. We are motivated to continue to drive greater profitability and growth in revenue fueled by the reenergized business climate of 2017 as we continue to diversify our product line applications across broader international consumer markets."

Village Farms is a grower-shipper of greenhouse-grown produce. The OTCQX Best 50 is calculated using equal weighting of one-year total returns and average daily dollar volume growth in the previous calendar year. The 2017 OTCQX Best 50 are ranked on 2016 performance.