NRGene ties up with Foragen Seeds to advance seed development

Israel based Genomics AI Company,NRGene  has signed an agreement to transfer its India-based 8-year-old crop breeding program of maize, rice and chili-pepper to Foragen Seeds. NRGene is focused on developing software genomics solutions for the ag-tech industry. Therefore, it selected Foragen Seeds as its Ind...Read more

WAMUL launches region-specific mineral mixture feed for cattle

    West Assam Milk Producers’ Cooperative Union Ltd. (WAMUL), famously known as Purabi Dairy, launched Purabi Pashu Pushti, a range of cattle feed supplements to augment milk productivity and reduce production cost for dairy farmers. As a part of the planned product line-up, WAMUL has started p...Read more

Solectrac launches reservation program for its electric tractors

Solectrac Inc., North America's first manufacturer and distributor of quiet, zero-emission electric tractors came to the attention of the marketplace last year with their very successful crowdfunding campaign, followed by double investments from Ideanomics. Solectrac is taking reservations for its 40 HP...Read more

Nokia and Vi launches ‘Smart Agriculture solution’ in India  

Nokia and Vodafone India Foundation have announced deploying a Smart Agriculture solution that aims to improve the productivity of farmers in India. Nokia and Vodafone India Foundation have launched a pilot project in 100 locations in the states of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. The project will benefit over 50,...Read more

Gradable launches Gradable Carbon to empower farmers

Gradable, a leading technology and services provider for scoring, sourcing, and pricing Low-Carbon Grain from farm-to-fork, has announced that it has launched Gradable Carbon, a groundbreaking offering that empowers farmers to generate carbon credits, and gives them flexibility over when and where they sell t...Read more

Agri-tech startup Unnati launches Paytm-powered digitally integrated card for farmers

 Unnati, a tech-driven agri input and agri produce selling start-up, has launched a first-of-its-kind digitally integrated card linked to its platform and includes the purchase of seeds, fertilizers, and pesticides. Co-branded with Paytm Bank, the card will also enable farmers to access a larger market to obt...Read more

Svalbard Global Seed Vault safeguards Strawberry and watermelon seeds for future

 FAO’s International Year of Fruits and Vegetables is being recognized all around the globe—including at the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. As NordGen staff went to the Seed Vault for the first time this year, seeds from watermelon, strawberry and pumpkin were safeguarded for the future. NordGen also...Read more

Agrify ties up with Hannah Industries to build 179 Vertical Farming units

 Agrify Corporation a developer of highly advanced and proprietary precision hardware and software grow solutions for the indoor agriculture marketplace, has announced it has entered into a binding letter of intent, which sets forth the principal terms of a contract currently being negotiated with Hannah Indu...Read more

EOSDA to launch 7 optical EOS SAT satellites for agri duties by 2024

EOS Data Analytics (EOSDA), a satellite imagery analytics provider, recently announced plans to launch seven optical EOS SAT satellites into an LEO (Low Earth orbit) by the year 2024. By launching its own satellite imaging constellation, the company aims to establish a full satellite data production...Read more

IPGA hosts 3rd National Pulses Seminar 2021

India Pulses and Grains Association (IPGA), the nodal body for India’s pulses trade and industry, successfully hosted the 3rd National Pulses Seminar on February 10 & 11, 2021. With over 45 national and international experts speaking at the seminar on critical topics and attended by around 2000 delegates...Read more

Jal Shakti official draws attention to crucial issues of demand side management of water  

Pankaj Kumar, Secretary, Department of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation and Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Govt of India said that the water use efficiency is low in India in every sector, including irrigation, industry and domestic. While steps are be...Read more

Corteva Agriscience, Dadelos Agrosolutions to jointly commercialize biostimulants worldwide

 Corteva Agriscience and Dadelos Agrosolutions, S.L., an affiliate of Ajinomoto Co., Inc., announced an agreement to develop, validate and commercialize biostimulants for farmers around the globe. Recognized for combining its extensive expertise of biostimulant technologies and their modes of action, Dadelos...Read more