FarmERP ties up with Phoenix Group for 'Climate Intelligence Data'

Pune-based agritech enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform FarmERP has partnered with UAE-based agrifoods, resources and direct-to-consumer brand Phoenix Group to digitise their business. Under this partnership, FarmERP will act as high-end technical support to make projects more sustainable and traceable fo...Read more

Syngenta Ventures to back start-up WeedOUT for first species-specific biological herbicide

Israel-based biological crop protection technology start-up WeedOUT recently announced the first close of a Series A round led by Syngenta Ventures to tackle weeds that are resistant to chemical herbicides such as glyphosate. If effective, this product could be revolutionary for the bio-crop protection space; it&r...Read more

Willowood Crop Sciences to start operations in Jammu & Kashmir

Willowood Crop Sciences, a global agrochemical company announced the launch of business operations in Jammu & Kashmir. In a one-day event organized in Srinagar at Sher-I- Kashmir International Convention Centre, Srinagar, the company addressed the invitees. Many celebrated dignitaries like Deepak Kachru (Joint...Read more

Corteva introduces non-neonic seed treatment

Corteva Agriscience has recently launched a new seed treatment for use on cereals, peas, and lentils that targets wireworm larvae, cutworm larvae, pea leaf weevil, and armyworm. Lumivia CPL is a non-neonicotinoid-based product that uses a new mode of action to control pests. “It is a mode of action that wor...Read more

Tea Board Releases Rs. 4.46 crore Subsidies in South India

In view of the falling price situation, the Tea Board has finally released the subsidies that were pending for some time. After releasing the subsidies, M Balaji, Tea Board’s Executive Director said that “To support the farmers and factories at the time of declining prices of made tea, the Board has r...Read more

SpiceJet signs pact with GHIAL to promote agri exports from India to UAE

SpiceJet has signed an agreement with GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL) and Ras-Al-Khaimah International Airport, the UAE, to promote export of agricultural products. The tripartite was signed at the last day of the Wings India 2020. Exports are expected commence from April 2020.The agreement, which...Read more

Polaris launches ‘Sportsman® 570 farm tractor in India  

 Polaris India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Polaris Inc., and the world’s no.1 ATV’s manufacturer recently  launched it’s first-ever tractor in the Indian market. The Polaris Sportsman® 570 tractor is the first road-legal vehicle offered by Polaris in India. The tractor with its co...Read more

Bioceres Crop Solutions raises $42.5 Mn to accelerate the launch of HB4 technology  

     Bioceres Crop Solutions Corp. ("Bioceres" or the "Company") (NYSE American: BIOX), a fully integrated provider of crop productivity solutions designed to enable the transition of agriculture towards carbon neutrality, recently announced the closing of $42.5 million secured convertible promiss...Read more

Agritech Biotalys raises €45 million in Series C financing round  

    Biotalys NV, a rapidly growing and transformative food and crop protection company developing a new generation of protein-based biocontrols, recently announced the second closing of its Series C financing round with €10 million, bringing the total amount of capital raised through its Series C ...Read more

Marrone Bio Innovations signs pact with Anasac Chile S.A. for bio-insecticides development

  Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBII) (MBI), a leading provider of effective and environmentally responsible pest management and plant health products, recently announced  the signing of a commercial agreement with Anasac Chile S.A. to develop and distribute GRANDEVO® Bioinsecticide and VEN...Read more

Trilogy Networks & Chat Mobility join hands to accelerate Ag digital transformation

Trilogy Networks and Chat Mobility recently announced plans for a strategic alliance to accelerate the digital transformation of the most fertile agricultural lands in America. The relationship will pair Trilogy’s distributed cloud platform with Chat Mobility’s wealth of network assets in Southwest Iow...Read more

World food prices dipped in Feb as Covid19 hit demand: FAO

World food prices slipped in February, ending four months of successive increases, with the spread of coronavirus dampening demand for some products, the United Nations food agency said in recent.  The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) food price index, which measures monthly changes for a basket of ce...Read more