Syngenta Group China to build world-class agrotech science hub, R&D centre in Nanjing  

  Syngenta Group China has announced it has entered into an agreement with the National Innovation Centre for Modern Agri-technology (Nanjing) to build a new world-class innovation centre in Nanjing’s Pukou District. It will be Syngenta Group’s most advanced global innovation research and develop...Read more


Calysseo aquafeed project to supply 70% of global market

Calysseo, a joint venture between worldwide animal nutrition leader Adisseo and protein innovator Calysta, is building the first facility in Chongqing, China, which is expected to become the world’s first commercial-scale production facility of single-cell protein. Delegates gathered at the site for a cerem...Read more


OCP, Hubei Forbon Technology sign R&D JV to develop Smart Agri-Tech

The OCP Group and China's Hubei Forbon Technology have announced on Jan 4, 2021, the signing of an agreement for the establishment of a joint venture (JV) operating in the research and development (R&D) field to develop new generations of fertilizer solutions and Smart Agriculture. This is a 50/50 Joint ...Read more


ADAMA gains majority stake in Huifeng’s Crop Protection

ADAMA Ltd. and Jiangsu Huifeng Bio Agriculture Co., Ltd. have reported they have now closed an initial phase in their previously announced transactions. In this first phase, ADAMA has now acquired a 51 per cent stake in Shanghai Dibai Plant Protection Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Huifeng focused on the sale and dist...Read more


XAG, China unveils slew of smart agri-gizmos at XAAC-2020

China-based XAG has recently launched a new series of smart agri-tech at its annual conference (XAAC-2020) hosted on 15 December, 2020, introducing more in-depth digital unmanned solutions to make farming easier and more sustainable. The new releases include three models of XAG Agricultural Drone and two editions ...Read more


Farmmi receives high-quality agricultural product designation

Farmmi, Inc. an agriculture products supplier in China, today announced it received the prestigious Ecological High-Quality Agricultural Product designation for its Lishui Shangeng branded black fungus and dried mushrooms.  The designation from the Lishui Municipal Government recognizes product excellenc...Read more


Origin Agritech updates shareholders on its pipeline of traits in China

Origin Agritech Ltd., an agriculture technology company based in China, has announced that it is updating shareholders on recent developments out of China regarding the path to GMO commercialization in the country and also on the status of the approval process for its different seed traits. Origin ...Read more


Pinduoduo explores implementing agri- solutions from FAO competition

Pinduoduo, China’s largest agriculture-focused technology platform, will explore deploying smart agriculture solutions developed by the winners of a competition organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to working farms, giving young agripreneurs an avenue to test their business ideas at scale...Read more


Xinhua releases series indices on tropical agriculture in China

A series of indices, designed to objectively and accurately reflect the price trend of tropical agricultural products and prospects of related industries, was officially released at a seminar on building the price index publishing center for international tropical agricultural products held recently in Haikou...Read more


Sound Agriculture collaborates with Syngenta to reduce nitrogen use

California based Sound Agriculture and Switzerland-based Syngenta have recently formed a strategic partnership to explore opportunities to decrease nitrogen fertilizer use in China by up to 30% while maintaining on-farm productivity. Sound Agriculture's flagship product SOURCE stimulates microbes in the ...Read more


Shawo Fruit Radish celebrates harvesting season in China

On November 18, the 13th Shawo Fruit Radish Festival, organized by The Publicity Department of Xiqing District, opened in Shawo Fruit Radish Intelligent Demonstration Zone, Xinkou Town, Xiqing District, north China's Tianjin Municipality. Designed to promote the landmark produce and healt...Read more


DJI brings latest AGRAS T20 drone for easier, smarter agricultural spraying

China-based DJI, a global leader in the development and manufacture of civilian drones and aerial imaging technology for personal and professional use, is once again transforming agriculture with its latest agricultural drone, the DJI AGRAS T20. This rugged, high-performance and precision smart agricultural s...Read more