Saturday, June 12, 2021

Fonterra, Nestlé, and DairyNZ join forces to tackle nitrogen leaching

Fonterra and Nestlé are teaming up with DairyNZ to expand a promising plantain trial to help improve waterways and reduce on-farm greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Incorporating certain varieties of plantain into a cow’s diet has...

ICFA sets up IAEC to give push to exports

India stands second in global agricultural production US $415 billion plus, but ranks 8th in exports of  US $ 39 billion. Towards realizing the vision of doubling Indian agri exports to US $ 60...

Bayer APAC & Kezzler collaborate to improve supply chain visibility for farmers

Leading AIPIA member Kezzler announced the signing of a new Master Service Agreement (MSA) with Bayer. Kezzler, a global supply chain traceability and serialization technology provider, and Bayer, the Life Science company, with a...
Adani Wilmar

Adani Wilmar’s continuing double-digit growth

The changing health preferences and surging penetration of processed foods drive the country's edible oil consumption. According to reports published before the onset of Covid-19, the Indian edible oil market was forecast to grow...

Tech – A game-changer for tea businesses

India is one of the largest tea producers globally, although over 70% of its tea is consumed domestically. Over the years, the Indian tea industry has grown to own many global tea brands and...

FarmERP – A ray of hope in drought-hit areas of Maharashtra

When climate risks create hard-hitting damages on the crops for farmers, technology integrated with farming allows individuals to mitigate these risks and come out of the harvest season, reaping profitability in abundance. This also...

Givaudan launches new micro-financing project to support patchouli farmers and distillers

Givaudan has launched a new project, making US $ 360,000 in micro-financed loans for farmers and distillers in Indonesia. The loans will enable farmers and distillers to improve their farming practices and improve yields....
FAO world food price graph

Rapid rise of global food prices in May

On 3 June 2021, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) reported the fastest monthly rise in food prices despite world cereal production likely to reach a new high this crop...
Basmati Rice

Indian basmati rice – GI tag and eliminating pesticides

On 11 September 2020, India has applied for an exclusive Geographical Indications (GI) tag to basmati rice at the European Union's official registry, the Council on Quality Schemes for Agricultural Products and Food Stuffs,...
hand sanitizers

Govt asks distilleries and sugar mills to maximize manufacture of hand sanitizers

Central and State Governments are taking all steps to ensure the supply of essential items during the lockdown to combat the novel Coronavirus. To prevent the spread of coronavirus, hand sanitizers are used by...
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