Crops

Biotech crops surge over 1billion hectares

In 2010, just 15 years after the first biotech crops were commercialized, farmers in 29 countries planted and produced biotech crops on 148 million hectares In 2010, just 15 years after the first biotech crops were commercialized, farmers in 29 countries planted and produced biotech crops on 148 million hectares (366 million acres), according to a report published earlier this year by the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA).

Hits: 3231

Read more ...

Fertilizers vital component of sustainable farming

Fertilizer_editedThe International Fertilizer Industry Association (IFA) recently released its medium-term Fertilizer Outlook 2011-2015. The report clearly highlights the interdependence of the fertilizer industry and the agricultural sector.

Hits: 3997

Read more ...

Higher agriculture commodity prices here to stay

Food_editedHigher food prices and volatility in commodity markets are here to stay, according to a new report by the OECD and FAO.

Hits: 2949

Read more ...

Rice exports from Thailand may increase

rice_weeb_wbRice exports from Thailand, the world’s largest shipper of the grain, may gain more than expected this year, boosted by strong demand from the Middle East and Asia, according to the Thailand Ministry of Commerce.

Hits: 3008

Read more ...

Asia Pacific Nutriad appoints new Regional Director

Boon Kee (BK) Chew joined Nutriad as Regional Director Asia/Pacific recently. In his new role, he will coordinate sales activities in that region in close collaboration with the current staff.

 

Hits: 6754

Read more ...

Alain Charles Publishing, University House, 11-13 Lower Grosvenor Place, London, SW1W 0EX, UK
T: +44 20 7834 7676, F: +44 20 7973 0076, W: www.alaincharles.com

twn Are you sure that you want to switch to desktop version?