Verdesian eyes growth post new product launches

The Verdesian Life Sciences acquisition of Cytozyme Laboratories in April 2021 continues to show positive momentum. While the acquisition of Cytozyme made sense from a cultural and product mix standpoint, it also opened up the opportunity to provide the most advanced nutrient use efficiency products to farmers in ...Read more

Nano urea can enhance farmer’s crop yields, save nitrogen by 50%: ICAR trials

      The nano-fertilizer holds great promise for application in plant nourishment because of its size-dependent qualities, high surface-volume ratio, and unique properties. Nano-fertilisers releases plant nutrients in a controlled manner contributing to higher nutrient use efficiency.   E...Read more

Agri Ministry issues clarification on G-2 Form for bio-stimulants

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare in a recent clarification to all the directors of states and UTs have stated to include biostimulants in Schedule VI of Fertiliser Control Order (FCO). As per the notification, all manufacturers/importers are required to submit applications in Form G to the Controlle...Read more

IIFCO's NBRC in MoU with IIT Delhi for agri innovation

Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) research and development unit, Nano Biotechnology Research Centre (NBRC) has signed an MoU with the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi for research consultancy, knowledge transfer and collaborative projects.   IFFCO endeavours on developing highly advanc...Read more

Bion initiates cannabis trials at Southern Illinois University

Bion Environmental Technologies, a developer of advanced livestock waste treatment technology that dramatically reduces environmental impacts while recovering high-value coproducts, announced that its cannabis trials are starting at Southern Illinois University, using commercial ammonium bicarbonate as a nitrogen ...Read more

RainAg, Moleaer launch nanobubble-infused fertiliser

Moleaer, a leading nanobubble technology company has partnered with RainAg, a leading provider of liquid fertiliser products, to market new nanobubble-infused fertilisers combining Moleaer’s patented and award-winning nanobubble technology with RainAg’s patent-pending Rain Technology. The new RainAg n...Read more

Study confirms Solvita's role in evaluating soil health

Solvita Soil Tests capture key biological, chemical and physical traits indicating healthy functioning in a farm system. The usefulness of Solvita commercial soil health tests as valuable tools to predict soil health indicators such as Soil Organic Carbon (SOC) and Total Nitrogen (TN) has been confirmed by long-te...Read more

Govt to set up ammonia urea plant in Talcher, Odisha

Government of India has decided to revive the Talcher unit of Fertilizer Corporation of India Ltd (FCIL) by setting up an ammonia urea plant of 12.7 Lakh Metric Tonne per annum capacity by forming a Joint venture Company (JV) of nominated PSUs i.e. Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL), Rashtriya Chemicals & Ferti...Read more

NFL, RCF sign MoU with IFFCO for tech transfer of nano urea fertiliser

National Fertilisers Limited (NFL) and Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilisers (RCF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) for ‘transfer of technology’ of a revolutionary and game-changer fertiliser nano urea liquid.    MoUs and other rela...Read more

India to explore indigenous deposits of phosphatic rock for fertilisers: Govt

Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers and Health & Family Welfare Mansukh Mandaviya recently chaired a high-level meeting to assess the situation of raw materials in the country for the manufacturing of fertilisers.The meeting was attended by the Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Bhagwa...Read more

Corteva Agriscience, Symborg in multi-year agreement for microbe-based nitrogen fixation

Corteva Agriscience and Symborg, an expert in microbiological technologies, announced a multi-year agreement around a microbe-based nitrogen fixation. The agreement includes almost all countries on the European continent (except the Nordic countries and the Netherlands) and Israel.Through the agreement, Symborg is...Read more

US-based Naviz Analytics launches Samhitha Crop Care Clinics

US-based data science firm Naviz Analytics has officially launched Samhitha Crop Care Clinics, a unique, precision farming advisory aimed at increasing the bottom line of Indian farmers. Samhitha leverages drones, soil telemetry, weather stations, etc., along with agriculture experts on the ground who communicate ...Read more