African Swine Fever Vaccine Effective in Lab Tests – China

Harbin Veterinary Research Institute, a top research body on animal diseases from China said it developed an African swine fever vaccine that laboratory testing...

Fish and Shrimp farm revenues can improve with an Indian startup technology

Aquaconnect promotes sustainable aquaculture (growing fish and shrimp) through technology intervention. The Chennai based startup is focused on using of artificial intelligence, IoT and...

US soybean exports to China picking up

China's soybean imports in the first two months of 2020 jumped 14.2% year-on-year, a recent official data showed, as cargoes from the United States...

Adisseo partners with Calysta for Asian markets

Bluestar Adisseo Company and Calysta announced on 20 February that the two companies have formed a joint venture, dubbed Calysseo, to develop and promote...

Lower Feed demand impacting maize prices – India

Prices of maize fell in second week of March across key spot markets due to weak demand from poultry feed makers, traders said. Arrivals in...

Genetically modified animal feed – A flashpoint in India’s trade talks with the United...

Genetically modified animal feed is set to emerge as a new flashpoint in India's trade talks with the United States, especially after China just...

India-US trade deal – A concern for Indian farmers

A farmers' coalition, which represents millions of farmers nationwide, has urged the Centre to desist from negotiating an interim trade deal with the US...

Industry asks Cotton Corporation of India to release cotton seed stock

Cotton seed prices have risen to Rs 2700-2750 a quintal of 100 kg. The cotton industry is concerned that the huge cotton seed stock available...

Fall Armyworm (FAW) destructive impact on maize crop across Asia

When the destructive fall armyworm arrived in Asia in the summer of 2018, scientists were not taken by surprise. They had been anticipating its...

Unsustainable fishing practices – A serious threat to India’s marine resources

Tonnes of fish caught through unsustainable fishing are being used by the fish meal and fish oil (FMFO) industries which supply feed to global...