Agriculture

FrieslandCampina Asia Wins 2016 Gold Standard Award for Regional Corporate Citizenship

SINGAPORE, Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- FrieslandCampina, one of the world's leading dairy companies, today announced that it has been conferred with PublicAffairsAsia's Gold Standard Award for Corporate Citizenship (Regional Programme) for 2016. This is the second year that FrieslandCampina has ...

2016-12-02 10:32 1951

France Tops 2016 Food Sustainability Index; India and Gulf Nations Face Biggest Challenges

HONG KONG, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- France and Japan come at the top of a new index released by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) today. Excellent nutritional health, sustainable agricultural practices and proactive policies for reducing food waste contributed to their high position. T...

2016-12-01 08:00 1544

National Agricultural and Dalian Exchange jointly operate a Data Processing Centre

HONG KONG, Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Agricultural Holdings Limited ("National Agricultural" or "the Company", or together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; stock code: 1236.HK) is pleased to announce that on 29 November 2016, the Company and Dalian Renewable Energy Exchange Company...

2016-11-30 10:31 1984

Lystek Thermal Hydrolysis Process for Biosolids Management Continues to Gain Regulatory Recognition in U.S.

CAMBRIDGE, Ontario, Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lystek's Thermal Hydrolysis Process (Lystek THP) for the sustainable management of biosolids and organics continues to be recognized by regulatory bodies across the U.S.    Lystek Internationa...

2016-11-30 09:08 1337

Vitasoy Maintained a Sustainable Growth in 1H FY2016/2017

HONG KONG, Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vitasoy International Holdings Limited ("Vitasoy" or the "Company") (SEHK Code: 00345) today reported its interim results for the six months ended 30th September 2016. The Vitasoy Group maintained above-market-average growth, though at a slower pace, repea...

2016-11-29 17:24 3087

Asia Plantation Capital Berhad Confirms Regulatory Approval from Malaysian Government Body

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Plantation Capital Berhad is proud to be the first company inMalaysia (and indeed the Asian market) to receive regulatory approval for its agarwood plantation investment programme.

2016-11-14 11:04 5394

Darling Ingredients Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results: Aggressive Debt Reduction While Managing Global Commodity Volatility And Food Segment Challenges

IRVING, Texas, Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 3rd Quarter 2016 Highlights * Net income of $28.7 million, or $0.17 per GAAP diluted share * Revenue of $853.9 million * Adjusted EBITDA of $106.2 million * Margin expansion tempered by Food Segment production challenges and inventory adjustmen...

2016-11-11 05:30 2311

ReadyFundGo to Launch Crowdfunding Project - Aussie Food To You

SYDNEY, Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Australia may have come to the crowdfunding party a little later than the US butJill Storey, the new CEO at ReadyFundGo is sure that Aussies will party hard once they have had their aperitif. Aussie Food ...

2016-11-07 19:17 1539

Asia Plantation Capital Expands its Horizons at the Annual General Meeting

BANGKOK, Nov. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning plantation management company Asia Plantation Capital held its Thailand Annual General Meeting on Friday, 21 October 2016, at the Renaissance Bangkok, Thailand. Asia Plantation Capital’s Th...

2016-11-04 18:09 2687

National Agricultural Holdings Limited Confirms that Operations Remain Normal

HONG KONG, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Agricultural Holdings Limited ("National Agricultural" or the "Company" together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; stock code: 1236.hk) has announced the latest developments in relation to the potential default of the finance lease agreements und...

2016-11-01 12:32 2410

CNH Industrial acquires Kongskilde Agriculture brands

LONDON, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) announced today its agreement to acquire the agricultural Grass and Soil implement business of Kongskilde Industries, part of the Danish Group Dansk Landbrugs Grovvareselskab (DLG A.m.b.A.). This business develops, ...

2016-10-31 17:38 2131

China-based Property Developer Zall Group Becomes Controlling Shareholder of Leading Chinese Agricultural E-commerce Platform

WUHAN, China, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Zall Group chairman Yan Zhi and Shenzhen SinoAgri E-Commerce Co., Ltd. chairmanDavid Wei signed an agreement on October 28th, whereby Zall Group purchased a 60.49% equity stake in SinoAgri E-Commerce. Becoming a controlling shareholder ofChina's biggest...

2016-10-31 11:54 2495

Behind the Wheel: How New Holland Agriculture helps make a great glass of wine

LONDON, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As any sommelier will tell you, a good glass of wine is no small feat. A great deal goes into achieving that perfect blend of body, sweetness, tannin, acidity and fruit and it all starts with sourcing the right grapes in the right way. The latest episode of C...

2016-10-27 17:00 2080

CNH Industrial agricultural brands receive multiple awards at CIAME 2016

WUHAN, China, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial N.V.'s (NYSE: CNHI /MI: CNHI) agricultural brands, Case IH and New Holland Agriculture, have received multiple awards at the 2016 China International Agriculture Machinery Exhibition (CIAME), being held in Wuhan, China from October 26 - 2...

2016-10-27 15:00 2170

Frost & Sullivan: Significant opportunities for Big Data, remote monitoring and predictive analytics providers in Australian AgriTech Market

SYDNEY, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The global precision agriculture market is currently at a nascent stage of growth. With the rise of tech savvy Gen Y and millennial farmers as well as the need for increased cost efficiencies associated with climate change, including water management and poll...

2016-10-26 15:12 1256

Agropur Announces Alpha Summit Event in Singapore

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Agropur will host the world's premier whey protein event. After a wildly successful inaugural 2015 seminar inJerome, Idaho, the Alpha Summit will move toAsia for 2016. The event, a learning and discussion sess...

2016-10-20 04:51 2357

CNH Industrial inaugurates new TechPro² training program for the agricultural equipment industry in China

SHANGHAI, Oct. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI /MI: CNHI) has launched a TechPro² Technical Professional Program dedicated to agricultural equipment and engines in Yanji,China's Jilin Province. This program expands the CNH Industrial and TechPro² training offer inChina. F...

2016-10-19 11:00 1287

Asia Plantation Capital Berhad Proudly Supports the 2nd International Scientific Symposium on Agarwood

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, Oct. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As leaders in the field of sustainable plantation management and agarwood production, Asia Plantation Capital Berhad -- the Malaysian arm of the APC Group -- is proud to be one of the supporters of the second International Scientific Symposium on...

2016-10-14 14:04 2572

Green Innovation, Mutual Development: China Yiwu International Forest Products Fair is Around the Corner

YIWU, China, Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 9th China Yiwu International Forest Products Fair, to be held fromNovember 1-4, 2016 at Yiwu International Exhibition Center, has just one month to go and its exhibitor recruitment, investment attraction and other supporting activities have come to a ...

2016-10-05 09:50 2177

Nespresso and Local Coffee Farmers in South Sudan Progress in Rebuilding Coffee Industry

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the ongoing conflict, South Sudanese coffee farmers are making progress in reviving the country's coffee industry.  The result of their hard work and dedication - the Nespresso limited edition Grand Cru SULUJAti South Sudan* - will lau...

2016-10-05 03:04 2105