Agriculture

Global Stevia Leader PureCircle Announces Plans To Invest In India

NEW DELHI, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PureCircle, the world's leading producer of high-purity stevia ingredients for the global food and beverage industry, announced plans today to invest inIndia's stevia infrastructure over the next five years. The company plans to partner with thousands of ...

2016-04-12 14:30 2056

USAID Joins Nespresso and TechnoServe to Support South Sudan's Coffee Farmers

NEW YORK, April 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nespresso and TechnoServe, a development non-profit organization, are pleased to announce a new partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to strengthen efforts to rebuild the coffee industry in the new country ofSouth ...

2016-04-07 18:00 2652

Biodist and Seegene Establish Joint Venture in Mexico

SEOUL, South Korea, April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Biodist SA de CV., a leader in molecular solutions inMexico, and Seegene Inc. (096530.KQ), a leading developer of multiplex PCR technologies in Korea, are establishing a Joint Venture ("JV") inMexico to target the Mexico and central and southern A...

2016-04-05 21:00 3282

New Survey Findings Reinforce the Need for Multi-sector Collaboration to Engage Consumers on Improving Diet and Lifestyle Choices

SINGAPORE, April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A survey by FrieslandCampina, one of the world's leading dairy companies, has found that the need for businesses, governments and civil society to engage and collaborate to secure the future of food and nutrition and educate consumers continues to grow in ...

2016-04-01 09:30 3744

Vitasoy Opens Manufacturing Plant in Wuhan to Accelerate Development in China

HONG KONG, March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vitasoy International Holdings Limited ("Vitasoy" or "the Vitasoy Group") today celebrated the official opening of its fourth plant in Mainland China inWuhan, Hubei Province. The opening of the Vitas...

2016-03-30 20:39 3953

Buhler Group Attends Victam Asia 2016, Asia's Most Influential Feed Processing Event

BEIJING, March 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Buhler Group along with several other prestigious global brandsshowcase their industry-leading technologies and equipment to professional buyers and visitors from theAsia-Pacific region at Victam Asia 2016, the three-day feed industry trade fair and confere...

2016-03-29 17:00 4115

Asia's Food Security and Agricultural Sustainability Take Center Stage at Plant Science Industry Event

SINGAPORE, March 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The CropLife Asia 2016 Annual General Meeting commenced today inSingapore, bringing together plant science industry leaders from across the continent. The yearly gathering provides a forum for attendees to engage in an in-depth discussion on regional f...

2016-03-29 10:30 2554

Asia Plantation Capital Berhad Proudly Supports the Islamic Finance Conference 2016

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of the companies whose products earlier this year achieved Shariah-compliant status from IBFIM (formerly known as the Islamic Banking and Finance Institute Malaysia), Asia Plantation Capital Berhad is proud to be one of the supporters ...

2016-03-24 22:06 3729

Frost & Sullivan Honors Iteris for ClearAg®, its Open Agronomic Platform that Provides Precision Agriculture Services

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the agronomic predictive analytics market, Frost & Sullivan recognizesIteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI) with the 2016 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation. Iteris has...

2016-03-23 20:00 2226

ELENILTO Established its New Division to Market Phosphate and Fertilizers to West Africa

LONDON, March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ELENILTO , a global Oil & Gas and Minerals E&P company, announced the formal creation of a new division that will market phosphate and fertilizers toWest Africa. The new division shall market in the first stage, phosphate concentr...

2016-03-23 09:00 1664

Al Jazeera Shines the Spotlight on Oud as Asia Plantation Capital Plays its Part

HONG KONG, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In a series of programmes including a featured documentary, international broadcaster and news network, Al Jazeera, has focused its attention on the magical substance known variously as agarwood, gaharu and Oud.

2016-03-21 10:38 3118

CNH Industrial opens a new parts depot in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNH Industrial inaugurated a new Parts & Service centre in Fengxian, a suburban district of Shanghai on March 15, 2016. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160119/323658LOGO The facility will supply parts of CNH Industrial's agricultural brands...

2016-03-16 19:26 2937

Asia Plantation Capital Welcomes Special Advisor to its Scientific Board

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Plantation Capital, an award-winning sustainable plantation management company, announced the appointment of Dr Kodi Isparan Kandasamy, as a special advisor to its established and well respected Scientific Advisory Board.

2016-03-08 07:24 3119

National Agricultural's Controlling Shareholder Moves Ahead With Plan to Raise Stake

HONG KONG, March 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Agricultural Holdings Limited ("National Agricultural", or together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; stock code: 1236.hk) has  announced that its controlling shareholder, Parko (Hong Kong ) Limited ("Parko"), has entered into separate sale and p...

2016-03-04 21:01 3536

Frost & Sullivan Commends Alpha Grain Millers' Remarkably Quick Growth in the Kenyan Agro Processing Market

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the agro processing market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Alpha Grain Millers Ltd. with the 2015 Kenyan Frost & Sullivan Award for Growth Excellence Leadership. Since commencing operations in 2010,Alpha Grain Mil...

2016-03-03 16:00 1997

Frost & Sullivan Honors Agribotix for Developing a Superior Drone Technology and an Unrivaled Analytics Platform for the Precision Agriculture Market

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the precision agriculture (PA) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Agribotix LLC with the 2016 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Enabling Technology Leadership. Agribotix's Enduro™ and Hornet™ agricultura...

2016-03-01 21:00 2458

Australian Government Report Jumps to Conclusions to Mask Failure of 'Plain' Packaging

GENEVA, Feb. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Australian Department of Health's Post-Implementation Review (PIR) of the Tobacco Plain Packaging Act[1], published today over eight months too late, comes to the shaky conclusion that the measure will work over time even though it is unable to support th...

2016-02-27 03:10 2624

Top 16 Trends set to Transform 2016

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WHEN: 11:00 a.m. EST, Tuesday, February 23, 2016 LOCATION: Online, with free registration at http://frost.ly/23 EXPERT PANELIST: Frost & Sullivan Senior Consultant, Lauren Martin-Taylor Frost & Sullivan Research An...

2016-02-18 21:12 2681

Frost & Sullivan Identifies Ten Convergence Scenarios that Can Dramatically Reshape the Technology Landscape

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Convergence scenarios are the result of a synergistic confluence of various technologies that results in diverse solutions with unique value propositions, previously unavailable. These opportunities create a cyclical system where technology...

2016-02-10 22:15 2690

Precision Agriculture Pioneer, Farmers Edge, Closes $58M Investment Led by Mitsui and Kleiner Perkins

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmers Edge™, a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions, announced today it has received a$58 million CAD raise led by existing investors, Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers' Green ...

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