30.01.2019

Seipasa has inaugurated its new business units in the USA, Latin America, Europe and Africa, in addition to the branch with which Seipasa has been operating in Mexico since 2009.

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22.01.2019

Global resource recovery company Veolia and crop nutrition company Yara have signed an agreement to develop circular economy in the European food and agricultural chain by recycling nutrients and creating nutrient loops.

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10.01.2019

Iteris, Inc., the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, and CropMetrics, a leader in precision irrigation management, have announced the addition of Iteris ClearAg smart content to CropMetrics’ irrigation management platform.

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04.01.2019

The second edition of BIOCONTROL LATAM took place 14-16 November 2018 in Medellin, Colombia. More than 350 delegates, from around the world and in particular from 20 countries of the Americas came to Medellin.

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17.12.2018

The members and the board of directors of the International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) voted this week to undertake a major organizational restructure which will include the transfer of key scientific assets and programs to The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), Fertilizer Canada and the International Fertilizer Association (IFA). Through this move, these three organizations will receive enhanced support for initiatives in 4R nutrient stewardship, regional agronomic extension, and engagement with the scientific community, policymakers, NGO’s and other stakeholders.

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11.12.2018

Technology supporting Presidion Ag’s product Phosgain, licensed for sales in the United States market, has received notice of allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark office.

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03.12.2018

By Linda Jiang - In recent years, the citrus industry has been attracting attention in southern China. The introduction of China’s first law to address soil pollution will likely increase this attention in future.

High profits have given citrus growers the capital and recognition of high investment in agriculture inputs, which drives the sale and R&D of the high-tech ag inputs including speciality fertilizers, biostimulants and biocontrol. Meanwhile, technical advancements and product upgrades in those sectors contribute to fruit quality improvement and the upgrade of the fruit industry in China.

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23.11.2018

CropIn Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd., an agriculture technology startup, has raised INR 58 crores ($8 million) in a Series B financing from Chiratae Ventures (formerly IDG Ventures India) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Strategic Investment Fund (London and Seattle).

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19.11.2018

Taranis, a precision agriculture intelligence platform, announced the closing of a $20 million Series B round of financing led by Viola Ventures, with participation from existing investors Finistere Ventures, Vertex Ventures, OurCrowd, Eyal Gura and Gal Yarden. The round is also joined by strategic investors – Nutrien, Cavallo Ventures, the venture capital arm of Wilbur-Ellis, and Sumitomo Corporation Europe.

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16.11.2018

Global crop protection company ADAMA is partnering with Pessl Instruments, a developer and distributor of hardware and software for smart agriculture applications.

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