Best Agrolife organises awareness campaign to protect paddy crops

Delhi-based Best Agrolife recently organised an awareness campaign at Naultha Village (District Panipat) wherein the company representatives gave hundreds of farmers an awareness session on saving paddy crops from the Brown Plant Hopper attack. The seminar was conducted under the supervision of the Regional Sales ...Read more

PAU concludes virtual kisan mela on resource management

The two-day Virtual Kisan Mela concluded at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) amidst panel discussions on natural resource management; livestock production and subsidiary occupations; processing, value addition and farmer-producer organizations (FPOs). Dr JS Mahal, Director of Extension Education, expresse...Read more

DBT-BIRAC to organise Mentor Mixer on AgriTech Innovation on Sept 22-23, 2021

DBT-BIRAC Regional BioInnovation Centre (BRBC) will organise Mentor Mixer on AgriTech Innovation at Venture Center, Pune on September 22 and 23, 2021. The event will be an opportunity for startup founders to meet and network with mentors - industry professionals, senior entrepreneurs and investors, and vice versa....Read more

"R&D in India-specific tech must be emphasised"

What’s AgNext's contribution in ensuring food quality and safety in the agricultural value chain? With billions worth of agriculture stock being wasted every year due to unsatisfactory quality of the food, the agriculture industry faces major trading losses, deterioration in food value, adulteration and inc...Read more

“Efficient supply chain and better access to agri inputs is crucial for agri-tech startup growth”

How is INI Farms contributing to the fruit export supply chain?We are an integrated end-to-end horticulture company that works with over 5000 farmers across eight states in India. We move non-seasonal fruits from ‘farm to table’ and own and control the entire supply chain — from sourcing (directl...Read more

Grundfos advocates the need to invest in efficient products

How can Grundfos Pumps India bring in a revolution in the irrigation/agri sector?   With year-round production, India’s agricultural sector is one of the most energy-consuming industries. In terms of energy, about 18 per cent of India’s total electricity consumption goes into powering irrigation...Read more

PAU, Farm Advisory Service Centre Tarn Taran, BEDF, organise workshop on pesticide-free basmati

PAU, Farm Advisory Service Centre, Tarn Taran in collaboration with Basmati Export Development Foundation (BEDF) recently organised a workshop on 'Safe and Judicious use of pesticides and adoption of good agricultural practices for production of Basmati Rice' on September 3, 2021 mat Algon Kothi (Bhikhiwind) Tarn ...Read more

Case IH plans to participate in European trade shows

Leading farm equipment manufacturer Case IH has announced plans to attend major European agricultural shows during the remainder of 2021 and 2022 as part of the company’s programme to reconnect with customers. This will be done with the highest possible attention to safety for both customers and Case IH empl...Read more

Bee Vectoring Technologies to host Virtual Investor Day on Sept 14, 2021

Bee Vectoring Technologies International will host a Virtual Investor Day on September 14, 2021. The virtual event will feature presentations from BVT’s management team and a moderated Q&A session. The topics covered will include: Corporate overview of the business strategy by Ashish Malik, CEO; the...Read more

49th International COCOTECH Conference promotes smart farming in coconut

The 49th International COCOTECH Conference and Exhibition, was recently held virtually in Jakarta, Indonesia. The conference is the largest international conference dedicated solely to coconut development conducted biannually. The theme for this year's conference is 'Promoting Smart Farming, Eco-Friendly and Innov...Read more

The Organic Center to organise series of conferences on organic agri

The Organic Center is teaming up with the US Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service; California State University, Fresno; and Purdue University on a free virtual conference series and hackathon examining technology to address complex issues for organic agriculture. Because organic farmers are ...Read more

Agri minister chairs 11th BRICS meeting to strengthen agro-biodiversity in food & nutrition

Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar recently chaired the 11th Meeting of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) Agriculture Ministers. The Ministers of Agriculture from Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa deliberated virtually on the theme “BRICS Partnersh...Read more