USDA Awards Almost $3 Million in Research Grants to Increase Food Security Through Improved Livestock Health

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced three grants designed to boost food security by minimizing livestock losses to insects and diseases. The awards to support More »

FPCCI seeks subsidy for agriculture products

Chairman of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry’s (FPCCI) Standing Committee on Horticulture and Agricultural Produce, Ahmad Jawad, has urged the government to give subsidy on agricultural products relating to More »

Pathogen virulence monitoring

Pathogen virulence monitoring comes from the ground up, says UKCPVS The UK Cereal Pathogen Virulence Survey (UKCPVS) is calling for the industry to monitor cereal crops and send in diseased samples for analysis. Managed More »

To store or not to store?

Forward feed wheat price adds to grain storage incentive Market forces have created an unusual situation where the 2015 feed wheat crop is worth more than the 2014 crop, adding incentive for More »

Retsch celebrates 100th anniversary

One of the most successful companies in the laboratory market celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. In 1915 Friedrich Kurt Retsch founded the F. Kurt Retsch GmbH & Co. KG whole sale More »

 

USDA Awards Almost $3 Million in Research Grants to Increase Food Security Through Improved Livestock Health

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced three grants designed to boost food security by minimizing livestock losses to insects and diseases. The awards to support research, education, and...
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FPCCI seeks subsidy for agriculture products

Chairman of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry’s (FPCCI) Standing Committee on Horticulture and Agricultural Produce, Ahmad Jawad, has urged the government to give subsidy on agricultural products relating to global food security...
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Pathogen virulence monitoring

Pathogen virulence monitoring comes from the ground up, says UKCPVS The UK Cereal Pathogen Virulence Survey (UKCPVS) is calling for the industry to monitor cereal crops and send in diseased samples for analysis. Managed by NIAB, and...
Read More


To store or not to store?

Forward feed wheat price adds to grain storage incentive Market forces have created an unusual situation where the 2015 feed wheat crop is worth more than the 2014 crop, adding incentive for farmers to hold...
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Retsch celebrates 100th anniversary

One of the most successful companies in the laboratory market celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. In 1915 Friedrich Kurt Retsch founded the F. Kurt Retsch GmbH & Co. KG whole sale company for laboratory...
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Alltech acquires Ridley Inc. to strengthen global leadership position in commercial animal nutrition

Creates comprehensive animal nutrition offering for North American and international farming Combined company to be a global leader in animal health and nutrition with annual revenues in excess of US$1.6 billion Allows Alltech to deliver...
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GrainCorp confirms 40 jobs cut across eastern Australia

Grain handler GrainCorp has confirmed that 40 jobs have been cut across Australia, with 12 positions made redundant from its Victorian operations. Some staff may be redeployed to other parts of the business. The company said...
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Worts and all: Study examines premature yeast flocculation

For brewers and maltsters, premature yeast flocculation (PYF) causes a significant headache in the form of financial and logistical problems with industrial production. PYF results in clumping together of yeast too early in the brewing process,...
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First of its Kind Globally Recognized Feed LCA Guidelines Officially Released

The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF), American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and European Compound Feed Manufacturers’ Federation (FEFAC) are pleased to announce the official release of the Global Feed Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) guidelines developed...
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ADM Crop Risk Services Achieves Milestone in Plans for Innovative Aerial Drone Technology

Expanding suite of industry-leading technologies continues to accelerate claims process ADM Crop Risk Services (ADM CRS) announced that it has received regulatory approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to operate unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to...
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Cargill supports Trade Promotion Authority legislation

Cargill supports the introduction of a Trade Promotion Authority bill in the U.S. Congress, which would give the administration power to negotiate international trade agreements and submit them to legislators for an up-or-down vote. Trade is critical...
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Walking a Mile in Millers’ & Bakers’ Shoes

What if you went clothes shopping, and there were no standard sizes? You might have to paw through racks and run in and out of the dressing room for hours, to find a shirt that...
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Beijing must consider overhauling grain management system

China’s State Administration of Grain (SAG) announced on April 18 that it will step up monitoring of the purchase, storage and sale of the nation’s grain reserves in the northeastern provinces of Liaoning, Jilin and...
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DuPont Nutrition & Health: Fresh Thinking Makes the Difference

DuPont Nutrition & Health to Present New Bakery Science at the C&E Spring Meeting in Budapest DuPont Nutrition & Health will share the latest findings from its bakery research in three presentations at the Cereals...
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