NCML , ASCI to conduct skill enhancement training in Agri sector across 19 Indian cities

 Private-sector agriculture post-harvest management company, National Collateral Management Limited (NCML) has announced that it has signed an agreement with the Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) to provide skill training in the agriculture sector. As per the agreement, the process involves three par...Read more


FCI identifies 7 locations with 3.375LMT capacity for Spoke model silos

Food Corporation of India (FCI) inspects the condition of their godown periodically and takes corrective action such as repair and renovation to ensure the storage worthiness of godowns.  However, details of the part capacity in some of the godowns which requires major renovation or have been categorised as '...Read more


Benson Hill to improve seed innovation through CropOS technology

Benson Hill, a food tech company unlocking the natural genetic diversity of plants with its cutting-edge food innovation engine, has announced the launch of its Ingredient and Fresh business segments, including prior acquisition of critical supply chain infrastructure, to deliver enhanced products using the c...Read more


Dole Asia Holdings launches Sunshine for All Fund in India  

Dole Asia Holdings and its subsidiaries are focusing on both global awareness and immediate action with the launch of its Sunshine for All Fund, a $2 million annual fund that will support global strategic partnerships and innovation in the crucial areas of sustainability, food access and reduction of food waste. T...Read more


WayCool Foods collaborates with NDRF for sustainable agriculture

One of India’s fastest growing agri-commerce companies, WayCool Foods has signed a 3-year umbrella MoU with National Design and Research Forum (NDRF).  The collaboration will help WayCool in its pursuit to re-imagine the agri-supply chain with the introduction of solutions aimed at constantly enhancing ...Read more


Raven Industries launches ‘Integrated Dispatch Program’ for Ag retailers

  Raven Industries, Inc. announced the release of Dispatch Pro™. This comprehensive program provides ag retailers and enterprise farms with a fast and flexible solution for all dispatching tasks. Dispatch Pro extends Raven’s Connected Workflow™ so users can track their fleets, make data-dri...Read more


Omnivore, India Quotient and Accion Venture Lab infuse $2M into AGRIM seed funding round

AGRIM, a B2B marketplace for agri-inputs, announced on March 4, that it had raised over USD 2 million (INR 15 crore) in Seed round funding back in May 2020 and had scaled operations substantially over the past ten months. The Seed round was led by Omnivore, India Quotient, and Accion Venture Lab, but also saw part...Read more


Clover launches D2C brand ‘Deep Rooted.Co’

One of the fastest-growing agri-tech start-ups, Clover launched its direct-to-consumer brand "Deep Rooted.Co" with a consumer app available as “Deep Rooted" on the Andriod and iOS platform. Deep Rooted.Co is a demand-backed supply chain solution for fruits and vegetables focused on quality, consistency, trac...Read more


Arya, Omnivore, and CDC Plus organise ‘Samvad for Safalta’ for FPOs

54 Farmer Producer Organizations representing 44,000 farmers across 6 states in India and 15 leading agribusiness corporations came together for Samvad for Safalta – Conversations towards inclusive agribusiness. As a part of a COVID resilience initiative, ARYA has implemented a comprehensive program aimed a...Read more


Planet Organic India's e-commerce platform goes live

Planet Organic India, an organic food brand has announced the launch of their e-commerce portal 'planetorganic.org.in' . The main aim of the company is to reduce the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides in our farming system. Planet Organic India promotes a healthy lifestyle with the introduction of organic ...Read more


Rice exports commences from Kakinada deep-water port

In a major boost to India’s rice export potential, a consignment has been shipped from the Kakinada deep-water port. Andhra Pradesh government had granted approval for use of Kakinada deep-water port for rice exports as adjourning anchorage port was facing congestion. A shipment of one of the Agricultural a...Read more


WayCool Foods, IIFPT collaborate to plug food wastages down supply chain, extend produce shelf life

Chennai based WayCool Foods has signed a 1-year MoU with Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT) to develop sustainable and optimal technology for enhancing the shelf life of selected fruits and vegetables. The MoU was signed and exchanged between Karthik Jayaraman, CEO, WayCool Foods and Dr. C. Ana...Read more