Tennessee Harvester announces world's first USDA certified organic CBD isolate

Tennessee Harvester Enterprises (THE) has pioneered a proprietary process that has yielded the world's the first and only USDA- Certified Organic Cannabidiol (CBD) isolate. Once thought impossible, due to the prevalent use of hydrocarbons during traditional CBD isolate manufacturing, THE's process only utilis...Read more

Bamboo industry in India will be worth Rs 25-30,000Cr: MSME Minister

Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises, Nitin Gadkari addressed a virtual exhibition on Bamboo Technology, Products and Services through video conferencing on March 23, 2021. The exhibition was organized by the Indian Federation of Green Energy (IFGE). Gadkari expresse...Read more

1Organic shatters notion that organic foods must be expensive

The pandemic has made people realise the importance of eating healthy and nutritious food. Keeping the same in mind, Sharmila Oswal, a seasoned social agriculturist along with her son Shubham Oswal, a trained professional in water conservation and agricultural industry has recently launched their organic food bran...Read more

AYUSH ministry to boost herbal cultivation in the country

Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India is implementing Centrally Sponsored Scheme of National AYUSH Mission (NAM). Under the ‘Medicinal Plants’ component of the NAM scheme supporting market-driven cultivation of prioritised medicinal plants in identified cluster/zones within selected districts of State...Read more

Indian rice exports hit new high with APEDA exporting first consignment of Assam ‘red rice’ to USA

In a major boost to India’s rice exports potential, the first consignment of ‘red rice’ was flagged off to the USA. Iron-rich‘ red rice’ is grown in the Brahmaputra valley of Assam, without the use of any chemical fertilizer. The rice variety is referred to as ‘Bao-dhaan’,...Read more

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

Manipur govt to open outlets for organic products in metro cities

Manipur CM N Biren Singh has recently lauded the role of APEDA in supporting the organization of conference cum buyer-seller meets for local entrepreneurs at Imphal. The meet was organized by Manipur Food Industries Corporation Limited and Department of Textiles, Commerce & Industry, Government of Manipu...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

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

NRGene, Kayagene succeed in mapping Key DNA Markers for the Autoflower Trait in Hemp & Cannabis

NRGene, a leading genomics AI company and Kayagene, a pioneer in hemp and cannabis breeding, have recently announced the completion of a milestone in their strategic research collaboration. This ongoing collaboration was initiated over 2 years ago, beginning with genomic assembly of several of Kaya...Read more

Global hydroponics technologies market to grow by $450.18 M during 20-24

Technavio estimates the global hydroponics technologies market to grow by USD 450.18 million, progressing at a CAGR of almost 15% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, the latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The marke...Read more

PAU organizes virtual training course on integrated & organic farming 

The Skill Development Centre, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), recently organized a two-day online training course on 'Integrated Farming System and Organic Farming' for in-service candidates under the guidance of Dr Jaskran Singh Mahal, Director of Extension Education. A total of 17 agriculture and horticult...Read more