Global Harvest Initiative Report finds agriculture productivity not accelerating fast enough to meet demand in 2050

If the latest trend continues, the world may not be able to sustainably supply enough food and other agricultural goods to meet exponentially growing demand during the next three decades. Today, the More »

US Wins WTO Trade Enforcement Dispute for Farmers

The US has won a major victory at the World Trade Organization (WTO) on behalf of the nation’s farmers and poultry industry, US Trade Rep. Michael Froman has announced. A WTO panel More »

Investment firm SHV bids US$3.4B for feed firm Nutreco

Dutch firm owns Canada’s Landmark Feeds, Shur-Gain SHV, a family-owned Dutch investment firm, has reached a conditional agreement to buy animal feed and nutrition company Nutreco for €2.7 billion (US$3.4 billion), expanding More »

Egypt begins transformation into global logistics centre for grain handling

The government has begun taking steps to convert Egypt into a global logistics centre for the handling and storage of grain and food commodities according to Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb. Damietta has More »

USDA Awards $18 Million in Small Business Research Grants Supporting Agricultural Research and Development

The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today awarded more than US$18 (€14.047) million in grants to small businesses for high quality, advanced research and development More »

 

Global Harvest Initiative Report finds agriculture productivity not accelerating fast enough to meet demand in 2050

If the latest trend continues, the world may not be able to sustainably supply enough food and other agricultural goods to meet exponentially growing demand during the next three decades. Today, the Global Harvest Initiative...
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US Wins WTO Trade Enforcement Dispute for Farmers

The US has won a major victory at the World Trade Organization (WTO) on behalf of the nation’s farmers and poultry industry, US Trade Rep. Michael Froman has announced. A WTO panel found in favor...
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Investment firm SHV bids US$3.4B for feed firm Nutreco

Dutch firm owns Canada’s Landmark Feeds, Shur-Gain SHV, a family-owned Dutch investment firm, has reached a conditional agreement to buy animal feed and nutrition company Nutreco for €2.7 billion (US$3.4 billion), expanding into food-related businesses....
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Egypt begins transformation into global logistics centre for grain handling

The government has begun taking steps to convert Egypt into a global logistics centre for the handling and storage of grain and food commodities according to Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb. Damietta has been identified as...
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USDA Awards $18 Million in Small Business Research Grants Supporting Agricultural Research and Development

The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today awarded more than US$18 (€14.047) million in grants to small businesses for high quality, advanced research and development that will lead...
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Down to Final Three Days for EMC Registration

The American Feed Industry Association’s 2014 Equipment Manufacturers Conference is less than a month away–November 6-8, in Palm Springs, California, and there are just three days remaining to reserve a seat before it is too late! Registration...
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Iowa Leads USDA’s List of Top 100 Ag Co-ops

Iowa is home to more top 100 agricultural cooperatives than any other state, according to recently released USDA data. The number of top 100 co-ops in Iowa, 16, is up from 11 a decade ago....
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ADM to Release Third Quarter Financial Results on November 4, 2014

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) will release financial results for the third quarter of 2014 before the market opens on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. The company will host a conference call and audio webcast...
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Hayden Flour Mills wins Martha Stewart contest, $10,000

Hayden Flour Mills, an Arizona upstart flour producer of heritage grains, will receive a major publicity push from living mogul Martha Stewart after her company announced Friday that the mill won a national contest focusing...
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Cargill’s Black Sea Stop Is Booming 2,600-Year-Old Port: Freight

Constanta, whose natural harbor on the Black Sea has welcomed ships since at least the sixth century B.C., is emerging as Europe’s biggest grain transport hub in the US$4.2 (€3.294) billion global wheat trade. Buoyed...
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Government to engage 400,000 smallholder farmers to increase food production

The government has said that the current programme of Big Results Now (BRN) targets to increase extra maize production by more than 100,000 tonnes by involving 400,000 smallholder farmers in commercial agriculture. The initiatives will...
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AgGateway Conference Will Focus on Helping Companies Take Next Steps in eBusiness for Agriculture

Streamlining the Supply Chain, Improving Data Exchange, and  Precision Ag Are Major Themes AgGateway has released details of extensive educational programming that will be offered at its 2014 Annual Conference, “Cultivating eBusiness for Global Success“,...
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DMN UK Ltd

DMN UK Ltd have been designing and manufacturing rotary airlocks, diverter valves and other related components for the bulk solids handling industry for more than 35 years [starrater tpl=44 size='24'] Address DMN UK Ltd Unit 1...
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PanXchange Inc concludes successful pilot launch for web-based grain trading in East Africa

PanXchange Inc concluded a successful pilot launch for the online negotiation and matching of physical maize and wheat in East Africa. The pilot fine tuned the customization of the Kenyan domestic grain market and illustrated...
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