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

Arya ties up with Canara Bank to establish effective market linkage  

Arya, India’s leading post-harvest Agritech Company entered into a strategic partnership with Canara Bank for collateral management and warehousing services to help farmers with effective market linkage today. The agreement was signed between Anand Chandra, Executive Director, and M Paramasivam, General Mana...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

SLCM to introduce AI-based mobile app to assess crop quality

 Sohan Lal Commodity Management Pvt Ltd (SLCM), a post-harvest crop management solutions provider in India has developed an AI-based mobile app to provide a quality assessment of a crop within a minute with up to 90 per cent accuracy.  The app aims at improving the fidelity of commodity quality checks a...Read more

UPL , TeleSense® partner to reduce post-harvest food waste  

 UPL Ltd. has announced a strategic collaboration with TeleSense®, a California-based IoT (Internet of Things) innovator revolutionizing post-harvest grain storage and transport. UPL will help TeleSense strengthen its sales channel by introducing monitoring solutions for post-harvest commodity storage and...Read more

UNDP, Arya jointly launch farm value chain intervention program

Sponsored and guided by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Arya worked alongside the Uttar Pradesh State Rural Livelihood Mission (UPSRLM) in a farm value chain intervention program. The focus was to empower women in the agribusiness agricultural value chain, enhance their voice in financial decision...Read more

Arya hopeful of ECB route borrowing provision for Agri-NBFCs in budget 2021

 Arya, a leader in post-harvest agritech and agri-fintech also has huge expectations from the government for the Budget. "With the passage of the three farm bills in FY2020, the focus of the Government has to be on the development of Agriculture Infrastructure which is critical for the successful take-off of...Read more

Arya Collateral, UNDP & UPSRLM partner to empower women in agribusiness value chain

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Uttar Pradesh State Rural Livelihood Mission (UPSRLM) and Arya, have signed on a three-way partnership to empower women in the agribusiness value chain and enhance their voice in financial decision making and the ability to drive collective action. Through this initiat...Read more

MoPSW to install product specific silos at ports, national waterways

Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways (MoPSW) intends to create Product Specific Warehouses/Silos at various Ports (including both Major and Non-Major Ports), Multi-Modal Logistics Parks located near Port area and alongside the National Waterways. The purpose of the development of this infrastructure is to red...Read more

NBHC ProComm Lab secures ‘Integrated NABL Accreditation’ 

NBHC ProComm, a division of National Bulk Handling Corporation (NBHC), India's leading provider of integrated post-harvest value chain services, is announcing the accreditation of its laboratory at Vashi, New Mumbai under the Integrated Assessment Scheme of NABL covering FSSAI (Food Safety Authority of India), APE...Read more

Agritech Arya raises USD 21 Mn in Series B funding round

Arya, a leader in post-harvest agritech and agri-fintech, announced the close of its Series B round, having raised USD 21 million in a mix of equity and debt. The equity round was led by Quona Capital, a venture firm focused on  fintech in emerging markets, alongside existing investors LGT Lightstone Aspada&n...Read more