Flora-based dairy Perfect Day raises $140 mn Series C Funding

This third round of funding will help accelerate Perfect Day’s business growth—including expanding its production capacity, going deeper with partner opportunities and extending its product portfolio—to further its commitment to bringing consumers the dairy products they know and love, completely...Read more

Panacea Life Sciences acquires Needle Rock Farms for “Seed to Sale Model”

Panacea Life Sciences, Inc. is pleased to announce its acquisition of Needle Rock Farms (NRF), located in the town of Crawford on the western slope of Colorado. Adam and Julia Desmond founded Needle Rock Farms CBD in 2016 and have been growing quality, Colorado hemp for the past five years. Panacea’s procure...Read more

Bayer CropScience Q3 net profit at Rs 137.9cr

 Bayer CropScience Limited (BSE: 506285) recently announced its unaudited results for the quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2019. In the third quarter (Q3) of Financial Year (FY) 2019-20, Bayer CropScience Limited earned Revenue from Operations of ₹8,540 million, as compared to ₹7,751 million in ...Read more

APEDA dispatches the first export shipment of 890 MT of bananas

The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA), along with the government of Andhra Pradesh and one of the largest member exporter of banana, dispatched the first shipment of 890 MTs of high-quality bananas, loaded in 43 refrigerated containers, from Tadipatri in Anantapur distri...Read more

Agrotech start up Kisan Network raises $3 million seed funding round  

  Kisan Network, a  Gurgaon based startup, has  recently secured $3 million in the funding round of seed led by the Mistletoe managing director Atsushi Taira.  According to the report, the funding round also saw the participation from the Y Combinator, Thiel Foundation, and some other angel i...Read more

VST Tillers Tractors launches GRO TECH Solution

VST Tillers Tractors, pioneers in manufacturing of tillers and compact tractors in India, has launched Gro Tech - a new line of solution which aligns with the government of India’s vision of doubling farmer’s income. As per reports, VST Gro Tech line of solution is being offered to sugarcane farmers w...Read more

Root Engineers expands to provide Cannabis Engineering Services in US

Root Engineers, a professional engineering firm specializing in the cannabis industry, is continuing to expand its engineering and design services to cannabis facilities nationwide. The firm is now licensed to operate in 12 states across the United States, and plans to add more to the list in 2020. “We are ...Read more

VST Tillers Tractors inks MoU with Zetor Tractors a.s. Czech Republic  

    VST Tillers Tractors Limited, a leading manufacturer of agricultural multipurpose power tillers and tractors in India signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with ZETOR TRACTORS a.s. from Czech Republic manufacturers of tractors, and other equipment. Zetor Tractors is a brand of tractors, tradem...Read more

India-Brazil set target of $15 billion trade by 2022

The visit of President of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, is a sign of the growing importance of the India – Brazil bilateral partnership said Union Minister of Commerce and Industry & Railways, Piyush Goyal, during his address at the inaugural session of the India-Brazil Business Foru...Read more

French startup Naïo Technologies raises € 14 million to expand eco farming robots  

  The Escalquens-based startup Naïo Technologies, specialized in agricultural robots, has recently announced the closing of a €14 million funding round led by Bpifrance. Impact investor Pymwymic and its historical shareholders, Demeter and Capagro, flanked Bpifrance in this investment round.  ...Read more

Singapore-headquartered start-up Samudra forays into domestic pump market

 Singapore-headquartered start-up Samudra has forayed into the Indian agricultural and domestic pumps space with the launch of open-well and bore well submersibles, slow speed self-priming mini monoblocs and control panels. Samudra headquartered in Singapore with manufacturing capabilities in the city, has ...Read more

Coromandel International achieves 20% gain on unique grade products

One of India's largest phosphate fertilizer companies, Coromandel International has received an increase of 20 percent, thanks to the company's focus on bringing unique grade products and rising backward integration. These grade products, which usually fetched higher margins, have contributed to the 38 percent t...Read more