Kalera acquires Vindara to drive growth in the Vertical Farming Industry  

Kalera , one of the fastest-growing U.S. vertical farming companies in the world and a leader in plant science for producing high-quality produce in controlled environments, announced the acquisition of Vindara Inc., the first company to develop seeds specifically designed for use in vertical indoor farm environme...Read more


NaturalShrimp signs LOI to acquire Aquaculture assets of Hydrenesis Aquaculture, LLC  

    NaturalShrimp, Inc., an aquaculture Company, which has developed and patented the first commercially operational Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) for shrimp, announced  that it has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire the aquaculture assets of Hydrenesis Aquaculture, LLC for $12,50...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


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


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


ReStalk, SFT to build N America's largest hemp pulp mill

ReStalk, Inc has entered into a licensing agreement with Sustainable Fiber Technologies (SFT) of Renton, WA, enabling the company to utilize the Sustainable Fiber Technologies' suite of IP to process hemp into cellulose pulp and biopolymers.  "Consumer demand for new sources of sustainable packaging is ...Read more


Syngenta's breakthroughs in genetics and traits to help Idaho growers

For many growers, elite corn hybrids with the most current trait packages are the pivotal factor behind strong yield and profit potential.  To give growers highly informed choices, Syngenta increased genetic trialling by more than 30 per cent, offering a deeper, more extensive understanding of how hybrids per...Read more


US FDA-CVM to consider usage of hemp in commercial animal feed

The Hemp Feed Coalition (HFC) has recently announced the first submission for hemp to become an approved animal feed ingredient has been put forward for consideration by the Association of American Feed Control Officials and the US Food and Drug Association- Center for Veterinary Medicine (FDA-CVM). Once approved...Read more


NASA trials validates use of quantum dots for optimised crop growth on space missions

UbiQD, Inc., a New Mexico-based advanced materials company, announced that it has published the groundbreaking results of the first phase of its NASA-funded plant trials in the open-access Nature Research journal, "Communications Biology." The study validates the use of quantum dots for optimised cr...Read more


Rovensa acquires Crop protection company Oro Agri

  Rovensa, a Lisbon-based company, has acquired US based Oro Agri, Inc., a global leader in bio-rational crop protection and adjuvant technology. Oro Agri currently distributes its crop protection products in 85 countries around the world. The combined companies will offer customers increased marketing, sale...Read more


Verdesian Life Sciences, AEA Investors partner to scale up plant nutrient offerings worldwide

US-based Verdesian Life Sciences, a leading platform that develops patented biological, nutritional, fertilizer enhancers, seed treatment and inoculant technologies for high-value specialty crops, row crops, and turf and ornamental markets, has recently announced that it has entered into a definitive stock pu...Read more


Auburn University to study irrigation possibilities of poultry processing wastewater

As fresh water supplies become increasingly limited and the world's population continues to grow, US based Auburn University College of Agriculture researchers are working on ways to find and utilize alternative water resources for irrigating crops. "One proven source that can meet this demand is wastewa...Read more