Clover launches D2C brand ‘Deep Rooted.Co’

One of the fastest-growing agri-tech start-ups, Clover launched its direct-to-consumer brand "Deep Rooted.Co" with a consumer app available as “Deep Rooted" on the Andriod and iOS platform. Deep Rooted.Co is a demand-backed supply chain solution for fruits and vegetables focused on quality, consistency, trac...Read more


Arya, Omnivore, and CDC Plus organise ‘Samvad for Safalta’ for FPOs

54 Farmer Producer Organizations representing 44,000 farmers across 6 states in India and 15 leading agribusiness corporations came together for Samvad for Safalta – Conversations towards inclusive agribusiness. As a part of a COVID resilience initiative, ARYA has implemented a comprehensive program aimed a...Read more


Planet Organic India's e-commerce platform goes live

Planet Organic India, an organic food brand has announced the launch of their e-commerce portal 'planetorganic.org.in' . The main aim of the company is to reduce the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides in our farming system. Planet Organic India promotes a healthy lifestyle with the introduction of organic ...Read more


Rice exports commences from Kakinada deep-water port

In a major boost to India’s rice export potential, a consignment has been shipped from the Kakinada deep-water port. Andhra Pradesh government had granted approval for use of Kakinada deep-water port for rice exports as adjourning anchorage port was facing congestion. A shipment of one of the Agricultural a...Read more


WayCool Foods, IIFPT collaborate to plug food wastages down supply chain, extend produce shelf life

Chennai based WayCool Foods has signed a 1-year MoU with Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT) to develop sustainable and optimal technology for enhancing the shelf life of selected fruits and vegetables. The MoU was signed and exchanged between Karthik Jayaraman, CEO, WayCool Foods and Dr. C. Ana...Read more


UPL , TeleSense® partner to reduce post-harvest food waste  

 UPL Ltd. has announced a strategic collaboration with TeleSense®, a California-based IoT (Internet of Things) innovator revolutionizing post-harvest grain storage and transport. UPL will help TeleSense strengthen its sales channel by introducing monitoring solutions for post-harvest commodity storage and...Read more


WayCool Foods , IIT-Hyd to jointly develop packaging solution to reduce food wastage  

WayCool Foods has signed a 3-year MoU with IIT Hyderabad (IIT-H) to develop antimicrobial food packaging material by using biopolymers. The MoU was signed and exchanged between Karthik Jayaraman, CEO, WayCool Foods and Sumohana Channappayya, Dean (R&D), IIT-H in Hyderabad. The aim is to develop economically v...Read more


Ergos secures $3 Mn from UK based CDC in Series-A round

 Agritech start-up Ergos announced that it has received Rs 22.5 crore (USD 3 million) from the UK''s CDC Group as the closure to its Series-A round, which constituted Rs 81 crore (USD 11 million). Earlier in March, the Ergos Series-A round of funds included Rs 35 crore (USD 4.9 million) investment from Aavish...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


Smartchem, AgroStar to provide doorstep delivery of fertilisers in Mah, MP

Fertiliser major Smartchem Technologies Limited, a 100 per cent subsidiary of Deepak Fertilisers and Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (DFPCL), one of India’s leading producers of Fertilisers and Industrial Chemicals, has announced its partnership with AgroStar, a leading agri-input e-commerce platform. Sin...Read more


ICAR-NRCB develops novel cold chain technology

 With the generation of huge agricultural biomass and being the energy starving nation, New Leaf (off-grid refrigeration), came out with the novel and innovative refrigeration technology for Indian agri supply chain and established one such unit in the premises of Thottiyam Banana Growers' Association with th...Read more


Arya Collateral, UNDP & UPSRLM partner to empower women in agribusiness value chain

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Uttar Pradesh State Rural Livelihood Mission (UPSRLM) and Arya, have signed on a three-way partnership to empower women in the agribusiness value chain and enhance their voice in financial decision making and the ability to drive collective action. Through this initiat...Read more