Union agri minister stresses on climate-resilient cultivars by ICAR-CAZRI Jodhpur

Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare along with Shri Giriraj Singh, Union Minister of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Kailash Choudhary, Union Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare recently visited the ICAR-Central Arid Zone Research I...Read more

Profile Products acquires fertiliser manufacturer Florikan

Profile Products has recently announced the acquisition of Florikan, a leading manufacturer, blender, and distributor of controlled-release fertiliser to high-value ornamental horticulture, agriculture, golf, turf and professional landscape markets throughout the world. The transaction includes all Florikan produc...Read more

Global fertiliser market to generate revenue of $323,375.0 M by 2028: Research Dive

The global fertiliser market is anticipated to witness remarkable growth during the forecast period, owing to the importance of fertilisers in crop growth to cater for the increasing demand for food among the growing population around the globe. The inorganic type sub-segment is expected to be the most profitable....Read more

Cabinet approves NBS rates for P&K fertilisers for 2021-22

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of the Department of Fertilisers for fixation of nutrient-based subsidy rates for P&K Fertilisers for the year 2021-22 (from October 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022).    The approved rates for Nu...Read more

Tradecorp introduces biostimulant Biimore in India

Tradecorp has launched biostimulant Biimore in the Indian market. The ultra-efficient bacterial extract derived from an exclusive and sustainable plant fermentation process was initially developed for the dynamic Brazilian market.    "Biimore is an ultra-efficient new generation biostimulant obtained f...Read more

Pune researchers develop tech to generate hydrogen from agri residue

Indian researchers have developed a unique technology for the direct generation of hydrogen from agricultural residue. The innovation by Indian researchers can promote eco-friendly hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles by overcoming the challenge of hydrogen availability. India has set a target of 60 per cent renew...Read more

Machine learning uncovers 'genes of importance' in agri: Study

According to a new study published in Nature Communications, machine learning can pinpoint "genes of importance" that help crops to grow with less fertiliser. It can also predict additional traits in plants and disease outcomes in animals, illustrating its applications beyond agriculture. Using genomic data ...Read more

Agri ministry organises conference on Rabi campaign 2021-22

Inaugurating the National Conference on Agriculture for Rabi campaign 2021-22 recently through video conferencing, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said the Central Government is fully committed to supporting the states to increase production and productivity and to face the challenges posed by clim...Read more

Coromandel International launches GroShakti Plus fertiliser

Telangana-based Coromandel International, known for its Gromor and Godavari Brand of fertilisers has recently launched GroShakti Plus. Present at the launch were Arun Alagappan, Executive Vice Chairman, Coromandel International, Sameer Goel, MD, Coromandel International, farmers and fertiliser dealers from the sta...Read more

Global nitric acid market to witness significant growth: ResearchAndMarkets report

As per a recent report by ResearchAndMarkets.com's, 'Global Nitric Acid Market Outlook to 2026,' the global nitric acid market is expected to witness a significant growth rate during the forecast period.Increasing fertiliser demand due to the rising need for high crop yield to address the increasing necessity of g...Read more

NewLeaf and Meristem collaborates to bring Innovative Biologicals

   NewLeaf Symbiotics® (NewLeaf) and Meristem Crop Performance Group, LLC announced a new strategic alliance designed to efficiently bring new biologicals to more farmers faster. Under the new relationship, Meristem and NewLeaf will work together to make this yield-enhancing technology reliable, acc...Read more

CropLife India - FICCI webinar highlights risk awareness in crop protection industry

CropLife India and FICCI jointly organised a webinar on 'The Importance of Safety in Manufacturing: Indian Crop Protection Industry,' operation and execution of production change management. The Chief Guest on the occasion was Samir Kumar Biswas, Additional Secretary (Chemicals), Department of Chemicals & Petr...Read more