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17 May, 2019, 13:44 BST United Nations IDO (UNIDO) Presents Farmcrowdy With "Disruptive Innovation in Agribusiness" International Award

Farmcrowdy Group, Nigeria's first Digital Agriculture company, received the Disruptive Innovation in Agribusiness Award granted by the United Nations ...


16 May, 2019, 12:05 BST Vertical Farming Market Worth $9.96 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 21.3%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global vertical farming market size is anticipated to reach USD 9.96 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.,...


15 May, 2019, 15:00 BST Cotecna Acquires Neotron, a Leading Provider of Analytical Solutions to the Food Sector

Cotecna announces it has completed the acquisition of Neotron, a global provider of testing services for food products, supplements, cosmetics and...


14 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Cannabis Industry Going High-tech to Improve Cultivation Operations

Cannabis growers, like other agriculturalists, are turning to Internet-of-things (IoT) technologies, to bring new efficiencies to their cultivation...


14 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Rosy Forecast for Booming Multi-billion Dollar Hemp Industry as Grow Operations Escalating Quickly

A couple of recent articles painted a rosy picture for hemp cultivation in the next few years. An article on Marijuana Moment said: "Industrial hemp...


14 May, 2019, 09:00 BST Barak Appointed to Manage Working Capital Facility for Agricultural SMEs in Africa

AgDevCo and KfW are pleased to announce the appointment of Barak Fund Management Limited as the new manager of LAFCo, a working capital facility...


13 May, 2019, 02:00 BST UBM Launches Livestock Malaysia 2020 in Malacca with Full Industry Support

Malaysia International Feed, Livestock & Meat Industry Show will be held for the first time in Malacca at the Melaka International Trade Centre...


10 May, 2019, 12:00 BST Soil Stabilization Materials Market Witnessing Growth due to High Investment in Infrastructural Developments - TMR

The global soil stabilization materials market has a highly fragmented vendor landscape, Transparency Market Research (TMR) estimates. Some of the...


10 May, 2019, 09:42 BST Avengers Star Zoe Saldana Supports Social Startups at Final of Chivas Venture and Calls For Governments to Help Drive Positive Change

Actress, entrepreneur and philanthropist Zoe Saldana was in Amsterdam to help select the winner of the 2019 Chivas Venture – a social startup...


09 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Hydroponics Market Worth $16.0 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

CHICAGO, May 9, 2019 According to the new market research report "Hydroponics Market by Type (Aggregate Systems, Liquid Systems), Crop Type...


09 May, 2019, 12:30 BST Darling Ingredients Inc. Reports First Quarter 2019 Financial Results: Robust Global Food Segment, Steady Fuel Segment Performance

Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR), a global developer and producer of sustainable natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients,...


09 May, 2019, 10:00 BST Sainsbury's First to Bring Vivera 100% Fat Free Vegan Bacon to Market

Vivera, one of the largest producers of plant-based meat alternatives in Europe, announces the introduction of its 100% fat free vegan 'Bacon Pieces'....


09 May, 2019, 09:35 BST Seed Treatment Market to Value at US$ 13.46 Billion at 12.19% CAGR by 2025 | Exclusive Report by Fortune Business Insights

The global Seed Treatment Market is expected to expand remarkably on account of growth of the agriculture industry. Fortune Business Insights has...


09 May, 2019, 04:30 BST Asia's Medicinal Cannabis Market Could Be Worth Over $US5.8 Billion by 2024 - Prohibition Partners

The Asian medical cannabis market will be worth an estimated US$5.8 billion by 2024, the world's leading market intelligence and strategic...


08 May, 2019, 13:00 BST With 5.7% CAGR, Specialty Fertilizers Market to Grow Due to Several Regulations for Environment Protection - TMR

The global specialty fertilizers market appears to be highly consolidated due to the presence of small number of players across the globe. The key...


08 May, 2019, 09:00 BST AgDevCo Organic Cocoa Investment Is First Deal in Sierra Leone

AgDevCo is pleased to announce an investment in Tradin Organic to source organic cocoa directly from certified small-holder farmers in Sierra Leone...


07 May, 2019, 13:30 BST Global Agriculture Drones and Robots Market to Reach $23.06 Billion by 2028

According to a new market intelligence report by BIS Research, titled 'Global Agriculture Drones and Robots Market - Analysis and Forecast,...


07 May, 2019, 11:30 BST Biostimulants Market to Reach US$ 5,526.8 Mn by 2027; Rise in Demand for Sustainable Agricultural Solutions to Drive Market - TMR

he global biostimulants market features a highly fragmented landscape, Transparency Market Research (TMR) estimates. Some of the prominent players...


07 May, 2019, 08:00 BST DSM - Repurchase of Shares (29 April – 3 May 2019)

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has repurchased 172,159 of its own shares in the period from...


06 May, 2019, 09:00 BST Farmcrowdy Group Announces Partnership With Best Foods Fresh Farms

Farmcrowdy Group, owners of Nigeria's first digital agriculture platform Farmcrowdy and the newly launched Farmgate Africa, a leading online...


02 May, 2019, 13:45 BST Demand for CBD Products Fueling Rapid Growth Of Cultivation Farms

When companies find a product where demand is outpacing the supply, they have to find a better way to increase output, for CBD farm operations, it is ...


02 May, 2019, 13:30 BST MYM Acquires 50% of BioHemp Naturals, Plans to Cultivate Over 3000 Acres of CBD-Rich Hemp by 2020

MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (CSE: MYM) (CSE: MYM.CN) (OTCBB: MYMMF) ("MYM" or "The Company") is pleased to announce that the Company has acquired 50% of ...


02 May, 2019, 08:05 BST MRM//McCann Introduces Boycott-Proof Delicatessen Labels to Unite Society Through Food and Drink

MRM//McCann, a Marketing company based in Madrid has created Boycott-Proof Delicatessen, a unique label composed of products made with ingredients...


30 Apr, 2019, 13:30 BST MYM and Partner Have Acquired 1.6 Million CBD-Rich Hemp Seeds for Cultivation at the Nevada Project

MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (CSE: MYM) (CSE: MYM.CN) (OTCBB: MYMMF) ('MYM' or 'The Company') is pleased to announce that the Company and their partner,...


30 Apr, 2019, 13:00 BST Biological Seed Treatment Market to Reap Revenues From Investments on Biological by Companies for Ensuring Worldwide Food Supplies - TMR

The vendor landscape in the global biological seed treatment market is increasingly dynamic, finds Transparency Market Research (TMR). This is on...