Problems plague Singanallur Uzhavar Sandhai

The two-decade old Singanallur Uzhavar Sandhai is plagued by a host of civic problems for the last few years, especially those caused by the relaying …


Value-added onion products find good patronage

Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT), Thanjavur, has planned to expand the capacity of its Common Food Processing Incubation Centre …


Nigeria: World Food Body Needs $49 Million for Insurgency-Ravaged North East

World Food Programme (WFP) urgently requires $49 million to continue lifesaving support until the end of 2018 to assist the most food insecure and …


McDonald’s Canada to start serving beef from ‘certified sustainable’ farms and ranches

McDonald’s Canada says it will soon become the first company in Canada to serve Canadian beef from farms and ranches that are “certified sustainable.”<p>…


Hobart hub for rma conference

Natalie McRostie, Pinkerton Palm Hamlyn and Steen, Naracoorte, SA, with Nick Harton, Jim Hindmarsh and Son, Braidwood, NSW.<p>Leah Bast, SGL, Hamilton, …


Emerald Health Therapeutics Updates on its Differentiated Strategy and Progress

VICTORIA, British Columbia, July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (EMH.V) (EMHTF) (Emerald) is providing an update on …


‘Need to promote food processing industry to help farmers’

Industry questions higher GST on ghee


Agriculture Operations Outlook: High Food Demand Drives Resilience

1 / 9<p>Agriculture Operations Outlook: High Food Demand Drives Resilience<p>The agriculture industry has been experiencing growth since mid-February 2018. …


Peters Grants Teen’s Wish to Be a Senator for a Day

Thomas Stephenson, who has congenital heart condition, experienced a hectic day on the Hill<p>Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., handed a binder to 18-year-old …


Greenville teen becomes 'Senator for a Day'

Sen. Gary Peters helped grant a Greenville teen’s wish to be “Senator for a Day” in partnership with the Make-A-Wish organization


IIM-A P-G programme in food and agri-biz ranked world’s Number One

The two-year Post-Graduate Programme in Food and Agri-Business Management (PGP-FABM), offered by the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad, has b

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Tasmanian Irrigation hires Chris Thompson as new director

Chris Thompson was appointed as the new director for Tasmanian Irrigation on Wednesday.<p>Mr Thompson is the former managing director of management …


Hike in MSP unlikely to benefit many growers

Six weeks into the South-West monsoon season, the kharif 2018 area coverage does not inspire any confidence. As of July 6, we can see slippages in pla

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DkIT offering 124 free and subsidised places on new Springboard+ courses

Dundalk Institute of Technology has announced it will be running a suite of new upskilling courses for the academic year 2018-2019 as part of the new …


Charged Rs 52 crore in taxes, IIM-Ahmedabad seeks HRD Ministry intervention

With the revenue department treating IIM-A as a “commercial coaching centre” to levy taxes, the institute, in its letter to the ministry, has said …

India News

Minister Champagne announces support in Calgary Stampede Investment Forum

Calgary Economic Development receives multi-year funding for investment forum<p>CALGARY, July 8, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is providing funding to attract investment and bolster business growth opportunities in Alberta's key industry sectors.<p>Today, the Honourable François-Philippe …

Economic Development

Parker: Branding a creative job for Daughter

If you live in this city, there’s a good chance you are familiar with Phil & Sebastian. From their first retail stand at the Calgary Farmer’s Market …

National Parks

Banking royal commission: Lenders accused of misconduct over treatment of farmers

Australia's main rural lenders face numerous findings of misconduct over their treatment of struggling farmers.<p>In a damning assessment of the sector, …


ANZ not prepared in Landmark buy: counsel

ANZ was ill-prepared to deal with farmers facing hard times after its Landmark acquisition and did not understand their emotional connection to their …


Zimbabwe: President Tells Youth to Pay Back Their Loans

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said youths that will access loans from EmpowerBank must develop a culture of honouring their obligations, …


Hectic schedule awaits Naidu in Singapore

Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu will tour Singapore for three days from July 8 to participate in the World Cities Summit Mayors’ Forum (WCSMF).<p>He …


Second Round of Tariffs Could Affect Agribusiness ETF

<i>This article was originally published on</i><p>Pork producers in the United States are bracing themselves for a second round of retaliatory tariffs from China and Mexico, which could hamper the revenue of businesses and affect ETFs that focus on agribusiness, such as the VanEck Vectors …


Theresa May's big Chequers pitch - a Least Bad Brexit that pleases no one

Last night, in advance of today’s gathering at Chequers at which the Government may – or, and this is the swell bit, may not! – decide its Brexit …

Great Britain

TNSCM programme gets a boost with NABARD funding

The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) is extending ₹ 378.82 crore to create infrastructure facilities in 10 districts …


Waikato school awarded for innovative agribusiness course

From left, St Paul's headmaster Grant Lander, Acting Prime Minister Rt Hon Winston Peters, Minister of Education Hon Chris Hipkins, Associate …

New Zealand

New mobile app uses IoT to help African farmers

A new mobile application that makes use of the latest technology in a bid to help farmers to produce crops more efficiently and assisting them to use …


Non-engineers in IIMA fresh batch up from 20% to 32%

The premier management B-school of India, the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, has recorded the highest number of non-engineers finally …

India News

Sinochem/ChemChina: trading places | Financial Times

The chess pieces have been positioned for the final manoeuvre. Ning Gaoning, chairman of Sinochem has taken the top job at competitor ChemChina, …


IIM-A admissions: Number of non-engineering students highest in 5 years

Though there has been an increase of only one per cent from 2017-19 batch, this is the highest percentage of non-engineers in the last five years, …

Graduate School

ITC plans to drive asset right growth in hospitality sector business

To finalise plans for Healthcare biz foray

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