CropIn bags Tech India Transformation Award in ‘Agritech of the Year’ category

CropIn, a leading AI and data-led Agtech organisation has received the Tech India Transformation Award in the ‘Agritech of the Year’ category. CropIn earned this award for its innovative efforts in the agricultural sector.The award ceremony was held virtually, where several other tech leaders were pres...Read more

Scientists, agriculturists call for BRL1 field trials in Karnataka

Eminent scientists and agriculture experts from Karnataka have demanded to allow Biosafety Regulatory Level 1 (BRL 1) field trials of Bt Cotton and maize in Karnataka. After the success of Bt Cotton in India, since 2002 no other crop (enhanced through biotechnology) has been released in India. While farmers have b...Read more

Agri ministry organises webinar on 'Women in Agri-Startups: Creating Value with Supply Chain Management'

The Department of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare recently organised a webinar on 'Women in Agri-startups: Creating Value with Supply Chain Management' in the series of events for celebrating MahilaKisanDiwas 2021. The webinar was organised under the guidance of Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar an...Read more

China-based Farmmi continues North American sales expansion

China-based agriculture products supplier Farmmi will continue the expansion of its North American sales with the latest new customer sales order through its subsidiary Zhejiang Farmmi Biotechnology.    The latest order is for dried Shiitake mushrooms and dried and sliced Shiitake mushrooms. The custom...Read more

Mother Dairy aims to add over 700 shops across Delhi

Delhi-based Mother Dairy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), has embarked upon a journey to strengthen its consumer touch-point network in the NCT of Delhi, mainly led by kiosks and franchise shops. The company aims to add over 700 shops across to increase its network of arou...Read more

Organic India forays into staples segment

On the sidelines of World Food Day, Organic India has announced its foray into the organic commodity segment. The newly launched category and product portfolio consist of regular grocery items like organic Basmati rice, dalia, pulses, spices, and also value-added products like red rice, black rice, flax seeds etc....Read more

Agri supply chain startup Onato raises $2.2 Mn from Vertex Ventures & Omnivore

 Onato, a data driven B2B platform for fresh produce, emerged out of stealth and announced a seed financing of USD 2.2 million. This round was led by Vertex Ventures Southeast Asia & India with participation from Omnivore. Onato is building a technology platform for India’s USD 100+ billion fruits a...Read more

Piyush Goyal emphasises promoting export of products

Union Minister for Textiles, Commerce and Industries and Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Piyush Goyal recently visited Pahalgam and inspected stalls put up by various departments including animal husbandry, district industries, horticulture, sheep husbandry etc.   Goyal, while interacting wi...Read more

Agri10x ties up with Polygon

India's B2B e-marketplace Agri10x announced its integration with Polygon, a leading ethereum scaling solution provider, aiming to give a facelift to the agriculture sector. Agri10x's AI and blockchain-enabled platform connects farmers with buyers worldwide, whereas Polygon is popularly known for providing ethereum...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

Bushel acquires GrainBridge, to expand digital tech in grain supply chain

Bushel, an independently owned software technology company focused on developing solutions for the grain supply chain, has announced its acquisition of GrainBridge, a joint venture owned by ADM and Cargill Incorporated.ADM and Cargill will be working with their customers to transition to the Bushel platform provid...Read more

Global crop health company Enko partners with Nufarm

Enko, a global crop health company, and agrochemical company Nufarm have announced a partnership to develop novel chemistries and expand the supply chain of critical new herbicide solutions in Australia, the US and Europe.The partnership will directly address the need for new chemistries and more access. Enko and ...Read more