Govt launches National Logistics Excellence Awards

The government announced the launch of the National Logistics Excellence Awards. The framework of awards has been finalised in consultation with the logistics associations and forum user industry partners. The awards are in two categories, the first group includes logistics infrastructure/service providers and the...Read more

SLCM receives Rs 1.11 Cr European grant for AI/ML-based app

New Delhi-headquartered agri technology and warehousing solutions conglomerate Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM) has received a technical assistance grant of EUR 125,901 (Rs 1.11 crore) from the Technical Assistance Facility of Incofin agRIF fund (agTAF) and the Smallholder Safety Net Upscaling Programme (SSNU...Read more

SLCM bags MP state contract for Management of Agri Commodities  

     The New Delhi-headquartered agri technology and warehousing solutions conglomerate, Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM), has received a record contract as a service provider for the Preservation, Management and Security (PMS) of food grain stock from the State Government of Madhya Pradesh. ...Read more

SLCM Group organises covid vaccination drive for agri frontline workers

Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM) Group recently organised a COVID-19 vaccination drive at its New Delhi headquarters. Around 140 personnel took part in the initiative at the company’s corporate headquarters and other offices in the national capital. The vaccine was administered by medical staff from Pri...Read more

Union Minister reviews storage plan for essential commodities

Union Minister for Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, Railways & Commerce & Industry, Piyush Goyal recently reviewed the storage plan for essential commodities in the country. He informed that Expression of Interest (EOI) has been called for the development of cold chain facility...Read more

Union Agri Minister inaugurates Indus Best Mega Food Park at Raipur

Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Narendra Singh Tomar virtually inaugurated the Indus Best Mega Food Park today along with Bhupesh Baghel, Chief Minister, Chhattisgarh, and in presence of Rameswar Teli, Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries. Speaking on the occasion, Tomar ...Read more

Post-harvest start up Arya disburse Rs 280 Cr loans in FY 21

 Arya, India’s leading post-harvest Agritech player through its digital financial solutions company, Aryadhan has crossed the book size of Rs. 200 Crores. In its mission to create an equitable value chain in agriculture through sustainable financial & market linkages, the company has benefited farme...Read more

NCML , ASCI to conduct skill enhancement training in Agri sector across 19 Indian cities

 Private-sector agriculture post-harvest management company, National Collateral Management Limited (NCML) has announced that it has signed an agreement with the Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) to provide skill training in the agriculture sector. As per the agreement, the process involves three par...Read more

FCI identifies 7 locations with 3.375LMT capacity for Spoke model silos

Food Corporation of India (FCI) inspects the condition of their godown periodically and takes corrective action such as repair and renovation to ensure the storage worthiness of godowns.  However, details of the part capacity in some of the godowns which requires major renovation or have been categorised as '...Read more

Arya ties up with Canara Bank to establish effective market linkage  

Arya, India’s leading post-harvest Agritech Company entered into a strategic partnership with Canara Bank for collateral management and warehousing services to help farmers with effective market linkage today. The agreement was signed between Anand Chandra, Executive Director, and M Paramasivam, General Mana...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

SLCM to introduce AI-based mobile app to assess crop quality

 Sohan Lal Commodity Management Pvt Ltd (SLCM), a post-harvest crop management solutions provider in India has developed an AI-based mobile app to provide a quality assessment of a crop within a minute with up to 90 per cent accuracy.  The app aims at improving the fidelity of commodity quality checks a...Read more