Agriculture

Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food expands its fire prevention programme to improve community welfare

- Desa Makmur Peduli Api (DMPA) programme keeps fires away from plantation estates and community lands - Community development programmes benefit the surrounding community KETAPANG, Indonesia, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food's Desa Makmur Peduli Api (DMPA) programme...

2018-02-15 16:49 939

Agrinos Secures $15 Million Equity Investment For Growth Strategy

DAVIS, California, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Agrinos AS ("Agrinos" or the "Company"), a global leader in biological crop nutrition products, has completed a private placement of new shares with the support of long-term investors Manor Investment SA ("Manor"), Havfonn AS ("Havfonn") and EuroChe...

2018-02-07 17:00 856

Asia Agri-Tech Expo & Forum Presents Cutting-edge Technology To Inspire The Market

TAIPEI, , Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Asia Agri-Tech Expo & Forum", lauched by UBM Taiwan, will be concurrently held with "Livestock Taiwan Expo & Forum" and "Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum" at the Taipei World Trade Center on July 26-28.  Having a successful debut in 2017, the second edit...

2018-02-07 11:47 1253

Small Investment Bringing Great Results: Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum to Return Taipei World Trade Center on July 26

TAIPEI, , Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum will return to Taipei World Trade Center in the upcoming summer, featuring the latest technologies and equipment, and serving as an one-stop platform for professionals in the industry.

2018-01-30 16:15 804

Hengtong Optic-Electric pioneers a new type of fishing and light complementary solar power plant in Shandong, China

SUZHOU, China, Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 8, 2017 the new type of Dongying Xihe Fishing and Light Complementary 100MW Solar Power Plant invested by Hengtong Optic-Electric was grandly opened inShandong, China. The project is located at the seaside of Dongying, Shandong province. T...

2018-01-30 15:12 966

Young Living Names Jared Turner President and Chief Operating Officer

Executive Has Played Key Role in Company's Monumental Growth LEHI, Utah, Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Young Living Essential Oils , the world leader in essential oils, has namedJared S. Turner as its President and Chief Operating Officer. He has ...

2018-01-26 04:11 1037

CAPHR Coalition Launches To Advocate For Reform Of IARC Monographs Program

Coalition Seeks Greater Transparency, Unbiased Assessments, Credible Conclusions WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A diverse group of industry and business interests today announced the launch of a new coalition to advocate for reform of the International Agency for Research on Cancer's (...

2018-01-26 01:09 1215

150,000 Buyers Expected At First China International Import Expo from November 5-10 In Shanghai

SHANGHAI, Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural China International Import Expo (CIIE) will take place at the National Exhibition and Convention Center inShanghai from November 5-10, 2018. Initial inquiries and bookings for CIIE indicate that attendance numbers will be unprecedented f...

2018-01-22 17:32 1549

Featuring renewable energy facilities: UBM is calling for manufacturers to participate in Livestock Taiwan Expo & Forum on 26-28 July

TAIPEI, , Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2nd edition of "Livestock Taiwan Expo & Forum", collectively organised by the UBM Asia Ltd.,Taiwan and Malaysia, will be launched at the Taipei World Trade Center, Hall 1, from July 26-28 in Taiwan.  The debut last year brought outstanding results along...

2018-01-19 16:21 1048

Thailand Board of Investment sets 2018 Investment application target at 720,000 million baht with focus on targeted industries and EEC

BANGKOK, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) has set an investment application target of720,000 million baht for 2018 after closing the year 2017 with a total investment application value of641,978 million baht, 22 per cent increase from 2016, according to Ms. Dua...

2018-01-19 13:51 1776

Barry Callebaut sees China's potential as one of the world's biggest chocolate markets

SHANGHAI, Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barry Callebaut Group, the world's leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, celebrates the 10th anniversary of its chocolate factory inChina, a USD 20 million investment, inaugurated inJanuary 2008. Barry Callebaut experienced ...

2018-01-15 15:00 1364

Top-Notch Agriculture Technology is to be seen at 2018 Asia Agri-Tech Expo & Forum in Taiwan

TAIPEI, , Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Taiwan's well-known tropical fruits and street snacks have become a hot topic via the internet in the recent years. It has also been recommended by many overseas bloggers and tourists as one of the must-visit places in the world.  Behind these delicacies, t...

2018-01-11 18:19 1323

FMC Asia President Receives Women in Leadership Award from Australia China Alumni Association

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA) has recognizedBethwyn Todd, vice president and director for FMC Agricultural Solutions and president of FMC Asia, with the Australian Ambassador's Award for Women in Leadership.  The award recognizes achieve...

2018-01-11 05:30 906

ADAMA Welcomes Inclusion Into the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect

BEIJING and TEL AVIV, Israel, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global crop protection group ADAMA, the combination of Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. and Hubei Sanonda Co., Ltd. (together, "ADAMA" or "the Combined Company"), today welcomed the recent inclusion of its A shares into the Shenzhen-Hong...

2018-01-09 15:00 1033

aT Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation promotes excellent agricultural products with 'Hallyu' stars

SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT) has started to develop overseas markets for agricultural products by cooperating with 'Hallyu' stars in a marketing support program in 2017. ...

2017-12-25 13:50 1338

CEIS and Haiken Group to jointly compile serial price indexes

BEIJING, Dec. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- China Economic Information Service (CEIS), an affiliate of Xinhua News Agency, signed a cooperative agreement with Haiken Group on Monday to jointly compile "Xinhua-Haiken" serial price indexes. "Xinhua-Haiken" serial price indexes would include "Xinhua-Ha...

2017-12-22 21:41 973

A New Animal Welfare Index Turns Prior Rankings on Their Head - Brazil drops from 11th to 43rd place

SYDNEY, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries -- selected among the largest producers of farm animal products in the world (vaci.voiceless.org.au

2017-12-18 19:00 896

ADAMA's State-of-the-art Global Formulation Center to Commence Operations

BEIJING and TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global crop protection group ADAMA, the combination of Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. and Hubei Sanonda Co., Ltd. (together, "ADAMA" or "the Combined Company"), today announced that its state-of-the-art global formulation center in Hu...

2017-12-18 16:47 844

A New Animal Welfare Index Turns Prior Rankings on Their Head - The Philippines move up from 16th to 4th place

SYDNEY, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries -- selected among the largest producers of farm animal products in the world (vaci.voiceless.org.au

2017-12-18 10:22 943

Olam International and Mitr Phol explore development of new sugar mill in Indonesia to boost sugar self-sufficiency and farmer livelihoods

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- * World's fourth largest and Asia's largest sugar producer Mitr Phol enters strategic partnership to boostIndonesia sugar production * Mitr Phol to acquire 50% stake of Olam's sugar refinery in Indonesia * JV will then jointly explore develo...

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