Sound Agriculture collaborates with Syngenta to reduce nitrogen use

California based Sound Agriculture and Switzerland-based Syngenta have recently formed a strategic partnership to explore opportunities to decrease nitrogen fertilizer use in China by up to 30% while maintaining on-farm productivity. Sound Agriculture's flagship product SOURCE stimulates microbes in the ...Read more


Biobest USA Inc. acquires Beneficial Insectary Inc.

 Beneficial Insectary Inc., North America’s largest independent producer of beneficial insects and mites, and Biobest Group NV, a leading global player in biocontrol and pollination jointly announced that Biobest Group NV – through its subsidiary Biobest USA, Inc. - has acquired all shares in Bene...Read more


AFC India, HexGn partners to promote 1000 agritech startups

With a rich legacy of over 50 years maintaining its forte serving the focal sectors of agriculture, rural development and socio-economic transformation of the country, AFC which is a multi-disciplinary cross-functional development organization providing consulting, advisory and implementation support for agricultu...Read more


Syngenta launches ToBRFV resistant variety of Tomato  

Syngenta Vegetable Seeds announced the launch of its first commercial Tomato brown rugose fruit virus (ToBRFV) resistant variety, available in early 2021. The new variety will be released in areas where growers face severe disease pressure from the virus and will support against crop losses.   “The Sy...Read more


Captiva Verde Land Corp. reports the highest outdoor Cannabis harvest with THC and terpene values

 Captiva Verde Land Corp. , has announced that Solargram Farms Corporation ("Solargram"), a holder of a Federal Health Canada License to cultivate, test, harvest and sell cannabis, has successfully completed its first large scale cannabis outdoor farm harvest with record THC and terpene results.   Firs...Read more


PhosAgro and Exact Farming unveils ‘Digital Crop Nutrient Monitoring System’  

PhosAgro-Region, a PhosAgro subsidiary that is Russia’s largest mineral fertilizer distribution network, and Exact Farming have unveiled a digital system for monitoring the effectiveness of mineral fertilizers at the Russian Agrarian Forum. The companies estimate that the new digital field monitoring system ...Read more


Praj Industries, Leafiniti Bioenergy collaborates for first pressmud to CBG plant in Karnataka  

     Dharmendra Pradhan,Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas (MoPNG) and Steel, GOI, laid the foundation stone for the first pressmud to Compressed Biogas (CBG) project in Karnataka. Praj Industries will deploy its RenGasTM technology for the project being set up by Leafiniti Bioenergy. T...Read more


Agritech start up Unnati partners with Mosaic India to digitize retail channel  

  Noida-based agri-tech startup Unnati has partnered with Mosaic India, a leading global fertilizer brand. The strategic, exclusive collaboration is aimed at digitizing the working of 1, 50,000+ retailers with an expected reach to 20 Million farmers using Unnati’s technology platform over the comin...Read more


Arcadia Biosciences inks hemp distribution agreement with Tritium 3H

   Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., a leader in science-based approaches to enhancing the quality and nutritional value of crops and food ingredients, announced it has signed a distribution agreement with Tritium 3H, Inc., a Canadian hemp seed company based in Lethbridge, Alberta, that specializes in hemp fie...Read more


Syngenta Crop Protection launches new insecticide active ingredient

 Syngenta has unveiled Spiropidion, an innovative new insect control technology that will help farmers protect their crops against damaging sucking pests in an effective and environmentally sustainable manner.   Sucking pests, such as aphids, whiteflies, and scales, devastate high value fruit and veget...Read more


Manus Bio ,BBGI collaborates for sustainable bio-manufacturing in Southeast Asia

Cambridge based Manus Bio Inc. (Manus Bio), a leader in the production of complex natural products through advanced fermentation, and BBGI Public Company Limited (BBGI), a leading manufacturer and distributor of bio-based products, announced the formation of a new joint venture for the manufacture and distribution...Read more


GSFC launches domestic liquid fertilizer in HP

Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur has recently launched the domestic liquid boronated calcium nitrate fertilizer, a joint venture of HIMFED and Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd. (GSFC) under ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’ on 19th November 2020. The GSFC has introduced five products in Himacha...Read more