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Date：May. 20, 2020 Category：Companies
Ramagundam Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited (RFCL)
Stage is all set for commercial production of fertilizers at the Ramagundam Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited (RFCL) from June 15, tentatively, following the co...
Date：Apr. 28, 2020 Category：Markets
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, India’s response to natural disasters is expected to be tested again this summer when a giant locust storm from the Horn of Africa ...
Date：Mar. 30, 2020 Category：Companies
The spurt in COVID-19 cases and the Union government declaring the lockdown till April 14 cast its impact on the commercial production of fertilizers by the Ram...
Date：Dec. 30, 2019 Category：Companies
The long-cherished dream of revival of the closed unit of the Fertilizers Corporation of India (FCI) as the Ramagundam Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited (RFCL) ...
Date：Dec. 11, 2019 Category：Markets
The Cotton Development and Research Association (CDRA) of Southern India Mills’ Association has signed an agreement with Cotton Development Organisation and Na...
Date：Nov. 20, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
To support small farmers, it is important to double investment in technology innovations to develop new seeds which are resistant to heat, drought, humidity and...
Date：Aug. 28, 2019 Category：Science&Research
Scientists at the Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute (JNTBGRI) have completed the whole genome sequencing of a rare bacteria capabl...
Date：Aug. 22, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
More than half of all seeds sold in India are not certified by any proper testing agency, and are often of poor quality.
Date：May. 13, 2019 Category：Markets
The illegal supply of Herbicide Tolerant (HT) cotton seed in the State surfaced again after the police busted a gang that ‘smuggled’ this brand of seed from G...
Date：Feb. 11, 2019 Category：Companies
NACL Industries Ltd (formerly known as Nagarjuna Agrichem Ltd.) will raise about ₹115 crore through issue of equity and equity warrants. The funds will be used...
Tags:Investment & Expansion
Date：Jul. 30, 2018 Category：Companies
Coromandel International Limited
Fertiliser maker Coromandel International has reported a ₹90.21 crore consolidated net profit for the quarter ended June 30, a more than 24% increase from the ...
Tags:Sales PerformanceCrop Nutrition
Date：Nov. 13, 2017 Category：Regulations
A day after the GST Council brought down the tax rates of a majority of the items placed under 28%, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said his party would co...
Date：Nov. 6, 2017 Category：Regulations
The State government has decided to bring those found guilty of manufacturing and selling spurious seeds under the purview of the Preventive Detention Act to en...
Date：Jun. 29, 2017 Category：Markets
Indian tomato varieties are all set to be grown in Ghana, after pilot studies have demonstrated higher yields and better taste.
Tags:Fruits and Vegetables
Date：Jun. 26, 2017 Category：Markets
IIFPT is working on technologies to monitor abiotic environments in warehouses
Date：Jun. 16, 2017 Category：Products
SWAL Corporation Ltd.
SWAL Corporation Ltd, formerly known as Shaw Wallace Agrochemicals Ltd, launched two fungicides as well as an insecticide and herbicide in Hyderabad on Wednesda...
Date：Dec. 8, 2016 Category：Markets
Amidst India-Pakistan tensions, Pakistan has rejected a consignment of 10,000 bales of cotton worth $3.3 million from India citing violation of plant quarantine...
Date：May. 25, 2016 Category：Science&Research
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has said the use of genetically modified (GM) technology for seeds is important for improving agricultural productivity a...
Tags:IndiaApplication & TechnologyBiotech
Date：Jan. 8, 2016 Category：Markets
Kerala Agricultural University is on the alert for tomato leaf miner tuta absoluta, which has been described by farm scientists as highly dangerous, capable of ...
Date：Sep. 30, 2014 Category：Markets
The Centre’s anti-NGO tirade got a boost on Monday with the Crop Care Federation of India (CCFI) backed by former Greenpeace member Dr. Patrick Moore taking on...
Tags:IndiaEnvironment & Health