The Processors and Growers Research Organisation (PGRO) has released a “Blueprint for UK Pulses in a post-Brexit world’ to present its proposals for meeting the challenge of future funding for UK agriculture.

“More than ever, the UK needs to focus on sustainability, the environment and public good, and in this context, pulses are under-represented,” says Roger Vickers, Chief Executive of PGRO. “The changes and More »

Fungicide activity and performance information

AHDB fungicide activity and performance documents for wheat, barley and oilseed rape are online. The publications are based on information from AHDB fungicide performance trials and other projects that target specific diseases. More »

ABA Announces Proposed Slate of Officers

The American Bakers Association announces its proposed new slate of officers for the ABA Board of Directors. The proposed officers will be considered at the All Membership Meeting taking place at the More »

Bill McDermott, CEO Of SAP, Added To IDDBA 18 Speaker Lineup

The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association added Bill McDermott to the speaker lineup at IDDBA 18. McDermott’s presentation is “Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office.” IDDBA’s annual tradeshow runs June More »

Invitation to the grand opening of the latest Bühler manufacturing site in China

Participate in the grand opening of Bühler’s latest and largest facility in Changzhou, China. The three-day event will provide key insights into the animal feed industry and Bühler’s global supply chain serving More »


Dr Pearse Lyons, Alltech president and founder, dies at 73

It is with great sadness that Alltech announces the passing of its founder and president, Dr Pearse Lyons. Lyons died on Thursday, March 8, due to an acute lung condition that developed during his recovery...
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Tackle Weeds and Diseases at Cereals 2018

Weeds and diseases are two of the biggest threats to profitable arable farming, and with chemical resistance dominating product choice, it’s more important than ever for farmers to make use of the most efficient control...
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Bunge Introduces Certified Transitional Corn Ingredients at Natural Products Expo West

Support for farmers transitioning to certified organic helps create a more scalable and reliable future supply of organic corn Bunge North America, the North American operating arm of Bunge Limited, announced that it is now...
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New CEO: CN will immediately improve movement of Western Canadian grain

Interim President and Chief Executive Officer JJ Ruest said the company will quickly improve the movement of Western Canadian grain and is directing additional people and equipment to clear backlogs across its network. “We apologize...
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Red 24 now established in the UK wheat yellow rust population

The Red 24 group of isolates is now established in the UK wheat yellow rust population. Red 24 was first known to be present in the UK in 2016 and the group probably played a key...
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Administrators appointed to Countrywide Farmers Plc

David Pike, Mark Orton and Will Wright from KPMG’s Restructuring practice have been appointed joint administrators to Countrywide Farmers Plc. The company, which employs approximately 735 people, is headquartered in Evesham, Worcestershire, and operates 48...
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“Feeding the Future, for Wholehearted Living” Agthia partners with Trouw Nutrition Hifeed to enhance animal performance

Partnership signed at AgraME 2018 underlines Agthia’s commitment to uplift UAE’s farming industry and support food security Agthia Group PJSC, one of the UAE’s leading food and beverage companies in the UAE, is pleased to...
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Scientists engineer crops to conserve water, resist drought

Agriculture already monopolizes 90 percent of global freshwater—yet production still needs to dramatically increase to feed and fuel this century’s growing population. For the first time, scientists have improved how a crop uses water by...
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USGC Applauds Confirmation of USTR’s Chief Agricultural Negotiator and WTO Representative

A statement from U.S. Grains Council (USGC) President and CEO Tom Sleight on the confirmations of Gregg Doud and Dennis Shea: “We are excited and energized to see that Gregg Doud has been confirmed as...
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Anpario launches New OREGO-STIM Campaign

Anpario’s “Naturally More Profitable” campaign has been launched to convey the company’s commitment to using natural, high quality ingredients in their flagship Eubiotic product, Orego-Stim. Orego-Stim is an oregano essential oil-based product that works in...
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H.E Dr Thani Bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi Tours 12th Edition of AgraME

His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, visited the AgraME exhibition today (6 March), one of the region’s key agribusiness, aquaculture and animal health trade events taking place...
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On Course for Success: BayG.A.P. in Thailand

Training farmers in sustainable farming practices and thereby ensuring their livelihoods: this is the goal of the BayG.A.P. Service Program. In Thailand, it made great progress in the last couple of months. Agriculture in general...
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WQA rethinks wheat classifications for Asia

By Grain Central, 26 February 2018 Wheat Quality Australia has reported that Australia’s market share for the noodle wheat class, YAN (ramen), in Japan appears to have collapsed in recent seasons with no clear feedback...
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Bunge Completes Acquisition of IOI Loders Croklaan

Bunge Limited announced it has completed its acquisition of a 70% ownership interest in IOI Loders Croklaan from IOI Corporation Berhad. The acquisition establishes Bunge as a global leader in business-to-business oil solutions with expanded...
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