Jul 28

Scale planting to bring new demand for agricultural services

July 22, the reporter in Shaanxi, Zhejiang, Sichuan and other places to see that the scale of farmers are experiencing from the traditional agricultural production to the excessive production of pains. One side is the high yield of agricultural production

Jul 27

Biostimulants recognized as key opportunity for enhancing agriculture production and sustainability goals

The Sustainability Consortium identifies the use of biostimulants in grains, oilseeds, produce, nuts and other specialty crops as an improvement opportunity for nutrient management, crop yield and optimizing agricultural land management. Biological crop i

Jul 26

How to treat seed-borne and soil-borne diseases in potato crops

When looking for the most appropriate seed treatment for your crop, you need to consider you are treating a soil-borne or a seed-borne disease. Depending on where the infection is originating from, the soil or the seed, it will determine the most appropri

Jul 26

The national summer grain re-harvest in 2017

According to the National Bureau of Statistics released the national summer grain production data show that in 2017 the national summer grain output of 140.52 million tons, increased 1.31 million tons than in 2016, an increase of 0.9%. Of which cereal pro

Jul 25

Big opportunities in drone software: $565 million and climbing

This year drones have turned from buzzword to a mature technology. It brings value across many industries and represents an interesting investment opportunity. Numbers of VC firms have already jumped in, putting $454 million into 100 deals in 2016 alone

Jul 25

Imports of genetically modified agricultural products so by “to be seen”

         After approving the import of 16 genetically modified crops in June, the Ministry of Agriculture re-approved the import of two genetically modified crops in July. According to the trade agreement between China and the United States, the C

Jul 24

Bayer and Netafim develop new smart irrigation approach

Bayer and the Israeli company Netafim are joining forces to enhance the application of crop protection products while supplying crops with water in the most efficient way. With the new approach called "DripByDrip", both water and crop protection are distr

Jul 24

The national cultivated land has an area of 2.024 billion mu of new construction land area increased

2016 national land change survey of the main data show that the current national arable land to maintain an area of 20.24 million mu, the country's new construction land area has increased. According to the relevant provisions of the Land Administration

Jul 21

Global soil conditioners market to reach $7.83 Billion by 2022

The soil conditioners market was valued at USD 4.90 Billion in 2016 and is projected to be valued at USD 7.83 Billion by 2022 with a CAGR of 8.16%. Soil conditioners find wide applications in agricultural and industrial sectors. Factors such as advanced f

Sep 21

Collaboration to identify new sources of disease resistance in tomato

          Researchers at the Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI) and the Cornell University School of Integrative Plant Sciences section of plant pathology and plant-microbe biology, in collaboration with scientists at the University of Florida and North