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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
Date：Jul. 5, 2011 Category：Companies
The Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS), a farmers' organisation, on Monday joined hands with Greenpeace and sought an immediate ban on all open field experime...
Date：Apr. 27, 2011 Category：Products
India has earned key support from Japan, China, South Korea and Oman in its efforts to set aside a recommendation by a UN Environment Programme body to ban endo...
Date：Jan. 6, 2011 Category：Markets
Late blight, a fungal disease, has attacked the potato crop in Punjab, which is a major producer of tuber crop in the country, raising fear of damage to the cro...
Date：Dec. 2, 2010 Category：Companies
Insecticides (India) Limited
Insecticides (India) Ltd (IIL) will commence production in two new plants in Jammu and Kashmir and Gujarat in the next two months
Date：Nov. 29, 2010 Category：Regulations
Germany’s top court on Wednesday approved some of the world’ most rigorous restrictions on genetically modified crops, ruling they were in accordance with the...
Date：Nov. 18, 2010 Category：Markets
From the perception that pesticides are linked to health hazards to addressing issues such as traceability and market access - the estimated Rs 8,000-crore dome...
Tags:Environment & Health
Date：Nov. 16, 2010 Category：Products
A memorandum addressed to the Union Minister for Agriculture, Mr Sharad Pawar, has demanded that the proposed Pesticide Management Bill should empower States to...
Date：Nov. 11, 2010 Category：Companies
Dhanuka Agritech Ltd.
Dhanuka Agritech Ltd is planning to introduce two new proprietary herbicide formulations belonging to Nissan Chemical Industries.Dhanuka has previously tied up ...
Date：Oct. 12, 2010 Category：Companies
Monsanto, the biotechnology major, holds the view that mandatory labelling of products made from genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in India would make no se...