Thursday, May 23, 2019

FAO insights on cattle industry to sustainably feeding world

Livestock - specifically dairy and beef cattle - and their role in nutritiously and sustainably feeding the world are hot topics of debate. Calamitous...

China to increase Soybean planting area

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said China will expand the soybean planting area this year, although the world's largest soybean purchaser has...

Kenya’s support for GMO crops likely to influence East Africa

For nearly 20 years, Kenya has attempted to adopt the better-yielding and disease- and drought-tolerant crop varieties bred through genetic engineering. But like the...

Insufficient rainfall and armyworm invasion impact on Indian Corn

Below-normal monsoon rains and an infestation of the fall armyworm, which devastated African crops in 2017, have slashed India's corn output and boosted prices,...

Stakeholders and Innovation key to survival of Marine Ingredients industry

Leading a panel discussion on the future of marine ingredients and the key challenges facing the industry at the Rome-held conference on 15-17 October,...

Impact of changing US-China trade relations on India oilmeal export

A thaw in trade relations between Washington and Beijing may have brought cheer to global investors, but it has dampened hope of Indian exporters...

China Trade Truce Boosts U.S. Agricultural Products

The G20 Trump-Xi meeting spurred optimism not only in the soybean market but also for various feed grains and even pork. The $24 billion...

Evonik & Vland, China Strategic Cooperation to Develop New Business Opportunities for Probiotics

Companies sign memorandum of understanding for a strategic cooperation to develop new business opportunities for probiotics in livestock, aquaculture and plant care applications. Evonik and...

Grobest Holdings – Southeast Asian health and feed giant plans to expand beyond Asia

The formation of a joint venture between investment fund Permira and a group of Ye Cherng Co. shareholders for Southeast Asian health and feed...

The Domestic Dearth of Maize: Will it be tariff rate quota imports or...

The third most important cereal crop in India-Maize accounts for about 10% of the country's food grain production. More than half the local maize...