Agriculture This section is dedicated to news stories that focus on significant market trends, manufacturing/technological advances, products/services, crop yield forecasts and general interest topics within the agricultural industry.

Latest Agriculture

27 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST Verticroft Introduces New Ways of Sustainable Agriculture

Agriculture is by far the largest consumer of the Earth's available freshwater: 70% of "blue water" withdrawals from watercourses and groundwater...


25 Sep, 2018, 14:30 BST Connectivity in the Agriculture Supply Chain Must Become the Standard, not the Exception says Proagrica

A recent survey of US ag retail businesses from Proagrica showed that future-proofing is one of the dominant pain points for ag retailers of all...


25 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST Veganism Boom Leads to $1.2 Million Seed Funding Growth for High-Tech Garden Startup Natufia Labs

Luxury smart home appliance brand to deliver their first units in Europe and the US in 2018 Natufia Labs, Estonian-born startup developing...


25 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST C21 Investments Leads International Cast of Speakers at Cannabis Capital Convention in Amsterdam

Canadian cannabis stocks will be on the minds of European investors tomorrow at the prestigious Cannabis Capital Convention in Amsterdam as four...


24 Sep, 2018, 22:35 BST [WEBINAR] Discover How Digital Transformation is Shaping the Global Agriculture & Nutrition Industry

Frost & Sullivan thought leader will host an interactive briefing highlighting the technological developments in agriculture, food processing,...


24 Sep, 2018, 13:30 BST Silicon Fertilizers Market to Reach $125.8 Mn by 2025 at 4.1% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Benefits of silicon fertilizers such as optimized soil fertility and increase in crop yield coupled with unfavorable climatic conditions are...


24 Sep, 2018, 12:32 BST Verticroft - Alfa-hay Demand in the Middle East Increases

Demand for Alfa-hay from the Middle East continues to rise as GCC countries look to invest in overseas land to meet their Alfa-hay demand. Saudi...


24 Sep, 2018, 12:00 BST Smart Agriculture Market to Reach US$23.44 Billion by 2025 - Transparency Market Research

The global smart agriculture market depicts the presence of a highly competitive and fragmented vendor landscape, says Transparency Market...


19 Sep, 2018, 14:30 BST Smart Irrigation Market Worth $1,755.1 Million by 2023

According to the new market research report "Smart Irrigation Market by System Type (Weather-Based, Sensor-Based), Application (Smart Greenhouse,...


19 Sep, 2018, 13:55 BST Huge Opportunities Booming for Cannabis Infused Products as Canada's Legalization Nears

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary There is a growing speculation and excitement building in the Cannabis industry of late as many are...


19 Sep, 2018, 13:00 BST Jennewein Biotechnologie Develops New Fermentation Technology for Human Milk Oligosaccharides and Expands its Product Portfolio

Jennewein Biotechnologie GmbH announces the introduction of a total biosynthesis approach for the production of human milk oligosaccharides...


19 Sep, 2018, 12:00 BST Mars Launches New Cocoa Sustainability Strategy

Mars Wrigley Confectionery puts smallholder farmers at the center of its ambitious strategy Mars Wrigley Confectionery, a maker of chocolate...


18 Sep, 2018, 18:40 BST President Bill Clinton Awards USD1M Hult Prize at United Nations Headquarters to Four College Students from the UK for Innovative Rice Farming Startup & Issues 10th Anniversary Youth Challenge

The Hult Prize Foundation has announced the recipient of the 9th annual Hult Prize, the world's largest startup program for student impact...


18 Sep, 2018, 13:30 BST Corteva Agriscience™ Announces New Leadership Structure

Organization Enables Corteva to Capture Growth Opportunities, Create Value for Customers Corteva Agriscience™, the Agriculture Division of...


18 Sep, 2018, 13:00 BST UNESCO Awards Fifth Round of Grants to Young Scientists for Green Chemistry Research as part of Global Grant Programme Together with IUPAC and PhosAgro

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has awarded leading young scientists from all over the world with...


18 Sep, 2018, 10:30 BST Biofertilizers Market to Reach US$4,092.1 Mn by 2025; Prosperity of Organic Food Industry Augur Well for Future, Observes TMR

The demand in the global biofertilizers market is anticipated to surge at a hearty CAGR of 12.9% within the forecast period from 2017 to 2025,...


18 Sep, 2018, 08:54 BST Chinese Dairy Leader Yili Deepens Commitment to World-class Quality via Innovation

Chinese dairy leader Yili announced an upgrade of its European R&D Center and a rechristening of the center to Yili Innovation Center Europe at...


18 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST The Four Seasons Hotel George V in Paris: Putting a Stop to Food Waste and a Kitchen Garden With a Virtuous Biosystem

In Versailles you will find the Madame Elisabeth Estate, eight hectares given by Louis XVI to his sister Princess Elisabeth of France, who grew...


18 Sep, 2018, 05:01 BST Gates Foundation Report Says Demographic Trends Threaten Global Progress, Calls for Increased Focus on Health and Education in Poorest Countries

Bill and Melinda Gates say investing in young people could unlock productivity and innovation The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today...


17 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Foliar Fertilizer Market Witnessing Increasing Penetration of Nitrogen-based Variants; Global Demand to Surpass 3 Million Metric Tons by 2028, Says Fact.MR

Foliar fertilizers are steadily gaining ground in the agriculture industry as an effective multifaceted solution to enhance plant vitals....


17 Sep, 2018, 11:03 BST Global Fishery Forum Discusses Industry Outlook

The 2nd Global Fishery Forum & Seafood Expo Russia, the national fishery sector's premier event, took place in St. Petersburg on 13-15...


17 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST Ananda Developments Plc to Attend Momentous Events Birmingham - 22nd September

The Directors of Ananda Developments Plc are pleased to announce that the Company, as well as Simon Rucker, Founder and Product Director of...


14 Sep, 2018, 16:22 BST Perseverance in Green Development Bears Fruit in Suining, China

On September 5, a "green" brainstorming session took place in Suining, a city in the western Chinese province of Sichuan. This meeting, called the...


14 Sep, 2018, 14:30 BST Horticulture Lighting Market Worth $6.21 Billion by 2023

According to the new market research report "Horticulture Lighting Market by Technology (Fluorescent, HID, and LED), Application (Greenhouses,...


14 Sep, 2018, 12:26 BST Cargill's European Poultry Business Expands Into Poland With Acquisition of Konspol

Cargill has reached an agreement to acquire Konspol, one of Poland's leading value-added food companies, providing an array of products in the...