11th Agrovision expo to provides an excellent platform to the exhibitors

11th Agrovision  expo to provides an excellent platform to the exhibitors to showcase their products, services, technologies, strength etc. to lakhs of farmers. Even the farmers get exposure to the latest developments in the field of agriculture, including new variety of seeds, equipment, techniques, technolo...Read more

11th Agrovision to Conduct Free Workshops for Farmers

Nagpur. Nov-2019 Workshops are the special and unique feature of Agrovision that are conducted on all three days with an aim to educate and inform the farmers about the latest happenings in the field of Agriculture.  Focus Areas Enhancing the Yield of the Major Crops like Soybean, Cotton, Paddy, Citrus F...Read more

BASF presents xarvio™ Digital Farming Solutions

Agriculture is facing major challenges worldwide: In some regions, demand for food and feed is growing rapidly, while in others conditions for production are not satisfactory. In Germany and other European countries, sustainability and transparency are in the public focus. In response to these challenges, xarvio&t...Read more

Godrej Agrovet receives award for Sustainable Environment Initiatives

 The award was presented to the OPP division headed by Nasim Ali, CEO, Oil Palm Plantation Business, Godrej Agrovet. This award was in recognition of continuous efforts by Oil Palm Division to promote environmental sustainability through their initiatives such as increasing use of renewable energy (99%), res...Read more

Singapore engineers invents smartphone device that detects harmful algae

 This invention can generate test results on-site, and findings can be reported in real-time using the smartphone’s wireless communications capabilities. This technological breakthrough could play a big role in preventing the spread of harmful microorganisms in aquatic environments, which could threate...Read more

CropIn explores networking World Agritech Summit 2019

  The event attracted CIOs, CEOs, CXOs and professionals in Agtech industry to lead conversations around new innovations in agriculture technology, growing adoption of sustainable smart farming practices and advanced technologies like AI, ML, predictability and traceability. The event also witnessed expert t...Read more

SMART Discovers Breakthrough Way to Look at the Surface of Nanoparticles

Researchers from SMART, MIT’s research enterprise in Singapore, have made a ground-breaking discovery that allows scientists to ‘look’ at the surface density of dispersed nanoparticles. This revolutionary technology enables researchers to ‘characterise’ or understand the properties of...Read more

Eight Indian Agri-start-ups receives recognition at International platform

Rabobank, a leading global bank in food and agriculture and sustainability, recently shortlisted 15 agri-tech startups and innovators. Out of 15 start-ups, eight agri-start-ups  from India would to go to the Pitch day of its SustainableAg Asia Challenge. The platform is aimed at creating a sustainable agri-fo...Read more

Agri-Tech firm Fasal raised $ 1.6 million for expansion

Agricultural technology firm Fasal has raised $1.6 million (Rs 11 crore) in its seed round of funding led by impact investor Omnivore and early-stage venture capital firm Wavemaker Partners. Other investors that participated in the funding round include Mount Parker Ventures and Hong Kong-based Animoca and Japan&r...Read more

Repeats in genetic patterns triggers autoimmunity in hybrid plants

Genomic information from plants can be used to enhance agricultural production and improve food security in a sustainable manner. Through a better understanding of the relationship between a plant's genetic information and the resulting behaviour, improved crops with better traits (resistance to diseases, toleranc...Read more

ICAR signs Tripartite MoA with VNMKV for technology transfer

ICAR signs Tripartite MoA with VNMKV for technology transfer The ICAR-Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad have signed a Tripartite Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) for the transfer of technology on Five Row Broad Bed Furrow Planter-cum-Sprayer with Seed Covering Device (Tractor Drawn) with ...Read more

Pixxel ties up with Skymet to improve farm output

  Pixxel, Indian space start-up company based in Bengaluru has joined hands with Skymet, a private weather forecaster to develop products that will help improve the output of small farms. As told to media, the partnership with Pixxel will give Skymet access to the former's high-resolution satellite imagery,...Read more