Agriculture

PureCircle Begins Partnering With U.S. Farmers Who Have Grown Tobacco, To Now Grow Stevia

Partnerships Create New Economic Opportunities for Tobacco Farmers In North Carolina to Grow Sustainable, Highly-Sought After Crop Supplying Stevia Sweeteners to Food and Beverage Companies CHICAGO, Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and innovator o...

2017-12-05 21:00 921

Korean chicken meats exported to Vietnam and Hong Kong are HACCP certified products

SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, Korean chickens have been exported toVietnam and Hong Kong. Chickens are the main protein sources for Korean. Korean chickens are categorized into different groups such as layerchickens for eggs, broilers for eating, chickens for both me...

2017-11-30 09:00 1145

Hong Kong government acknowledges it will accept the localization of avian influenza in Korea, not the country itself

- Even if AI occurs in some areas, HK government will designate as areas banned on export for the city and the province that AI has occurred SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong authorities have approved localization of the highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (AI) in K...

2017-11-29 12:47 933

Thailand's Special Economic Zones (SEZ) - new opportunity connected

BANGKOK, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Thailand is well position to connect investors to new opportunities arising from the increasing border trade and the region's rapid economic growth. With its strategic location in the center of ASEAN with emerging markets, includingCambodia, Laos, Myanmar, M...

2017-11-28 20:08 1474

Vitasoy Maintained a Sustainable Growth in 1H FY2017/2018

HONG KONG, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vitasoy International Holdings Limited (SEHK Code: 00345) today reported a sustainable growth for its interim results ended 30th September 2017 ("FY2017/2018 interim"), with all operating entities registered positive sales increase. In the FY2017/2018 int...

2017-11-28 18:19 1561

Cancellation of Sanonda B-Shares Held by Adama

TEL AVIV, Israel and BEIJING, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global crop protection group ADAMA, the combination between Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. ("Solutions") and Hubei Sanonda Co., Ltd. ("the Listed Entity") (together, "ADAMA" or "the Combined Company"), today announced that the B-share...

2017-11-27 07:00 657

Korean chickens will be served at dining tables in Vietnam and Hong Kong

SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vietnamese and Hong Kong people will be able to enjoy Koreanchickens again. Korean chickens will be served at dining tables in Vietnam and Hong Kong  

2017-11-23 10:14 1058

The Netherlands Ranks 39th out of 50 Countries in a New Farm Animal Cruelty Index

SYDNEY, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a new global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries -- selected among the largest producers of farm animal products in the world. It takes account of the combined imp...

2017-11-21 16:42 760

India Ranks Second Best in a New Farm Animal Cruelty Index

SYDNEY, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a new global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries -- selected among the largest producers of farm animal products in the world. It takes account of the combined imp...

2017-11-21 16:23 772

The United Kingdom Ranks 20th Out of 50 Countries in a New Farm Cruelty Index

SYDNEY, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a new global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries -- selected among the largest producers of farm animal products in the world. It takes account of the combined imp...

2017-11-21 15:59 621

Australia Ranks 44th Out of 50 Countries in a New Farm Animal Cruelty Index

SYDNEY, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a new global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries -- selected among the largest producers of farm animal products in the world. It takes account of the combined imp...

2017-11-21 15:38 660

Agrinos announces appointment of Kevin Helash as new Chief Executive Officer

OSLO, Norway, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Agrinos Board of Directors is delighted to announce it has appointedKevin Helash as Chief Executive Officer for the organization. His tenure is effective immediately. Agrinos an...

2017-11-21 04:26 751

Inclusive businesses' impact widest in agribusiness

MANILA, Philippines, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Inclusive Businesses (IB) in the agribusiness sector, promoted by the Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) , are improving farmers' skills, increasing their produce, and raising their incomes so they can lead better lives, says a report by the Un...

2017-11-20 16:26 807

Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) Introduces New Measures Aimed at Modernizing Agricultural Sector, Enhancing Thailand Competitiveness

BANGKOK, Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Agriculture has long been the backbone of Thai economy and remains so today. Looking ahead while the country is transforming itself into an advanced economy, the Thai government is modernizing the country's agricultural sector through various investment pro...

2017-11-17 18:56 986

Livestock & Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum to Return on July 26-28, 2018

TAIPEI, , Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Livestock & Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum 2018" will take place at the Taipei World Trade Center, Hall 1 onJuly 26-28, 2018. The first edition attracted more than 12,000 visitors from 37 countries and regions while the total sales were estimated to ...

2017-11-16 11:01 1271

50% of Singaporeans Lose Out on Milk's Nutritious Benefits by Not Drinking a Glass a Day

SINGAPORE, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A first-of-its-kind report launched today shows that 50% of Singaporeans[1] are missing out on the nutritional benefits of milk by not drinking just a glass a day. Low consumption is compounded by an ignorance of the nutritional benefits of milk.

2017-11-14 18:18 1025

Lee Kum Kee Wins the First Business for Social Good Award by Our Hong Kong Foundation

HONG KONG, Nov. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lee Kum Kee won the first "Business for Social Good Award" by Our Hong Kong Foundation in recognition of its contribution in creating shared values and promoting corporate sustainable development. M...

2017-11-10 11:58 1574

MEMS & Sensors Safeguard Autonomous Cars, Boost Agricultural Productivity and Anticipate Needs

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SEMI-MSIG's MEMS & Sensors Executive Congress (MSEC) heldNovember 1-2 in San Jose, CA, challenged industry executives to see beyond traditional dividing lines of human-machine interaction....

2017-11-03 20:00 1103

FMC Corporation Completes Transformative Transactions with DuPont

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced it has successfully completed the closing of its two pending transactions with DuPont. The companies signed a definitive agreement onMarch 31, 2017, and have now satisfied all necessary conditions and approva...

2017-11-01 23:12 929

Renaissance Suzhou Hotel Hosts U.S. Beef Tasting Events

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week, Renaissance Suzhou Hotel hosted a U.S. beef tasting event for local  media and meat distributors at its R Bar and restaurant. Galliano Tao, the Executive Chef of Renaissance Suzhou Hotel   ...

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