Agriculture This section is dedicated to news stories that center on significant market trends, manufacturing/technological advances, products/services, crop yield forecasts, and general interest topics within the agricultural industry.

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10:23 ET Feeding America Announces Award Winners For 2019

Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, presented the 2019 Hunger's Hope Awards at their annual conference this...


Apr 18, 2019, 17:10 ET Japan Plant Factory Association Announces Innovative approach to sustainability with Plant factories with artificial lighting (PFAL)

Plant Factory is a facility that aids the steady production of high-quality vegetables all year round by artificially controlling the cultivation...


Apr 18, 2019, 16:31 ET Aphria Secures Cannabis Cultivation License in Germany

LEAMINGTON, ON, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Aphria Inc. ("Aphria" or the "Company") (TSX: APHA and NYSE: APHA) today announced that its German...


Apr 18, 2019, 13:55 ET NRCS's Conservation Stewardship Program Deadline is Fast Approaching

The next deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) applications to be considered for funding this year is May 10, 2019. The 2018 Farm Bill...


Apr 18, 2019, 13:41 ET Cal/OSHA sanciona a dos empleadores después de que un trabajador temporal murió aplastado en el condado de Tehama

Cal/OSHA ha multado a un empleador agrícola y a un contratista de trabajo agrícola más de $100,000 combinados en penalidades propuestas después de...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:00 ET iUNU's LUNA System Surpasses One Billion Square Feet of Greenhouse Imaging and Analysis

iUNU, a computer vision SaaS-based company that launched LUNA, the first artificial intelligence platform for the greenhouse industry, announces the...


Apr 18, 2019, 10:19 ET General Mills Global Responsibility Report Highlights Employee Engagement, Progress Against Planet Commitments, and Food Security

General Mills released its 2019 Global Responsibility Report, outlining the company's approach to creating environmental, social and economic value...


Apr 18, 2019, 10:10 ET Protecting Pollinators: How to Save the Creatures that Feed Our World - Released Today

Birds, bats, insects, and many other pollinators are disappearing, putting entire ecosystems in jeopardy. In North America and Europe, bee and...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:30 ET Deere names five employees as John Deere Fellows

Five Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) employees have earned designation as a John Deere Fellow - the highest individual honor bestowed by the company. The...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:28 ET Medicinal Genomics announces Cannabis Pan-Genome project, a major advance in genetics for cannabis breeding

Medicinal Genomics Corp. (MGC), a pioneer in using genomics to improve the quality, quantity and safety of cannabis, announced the initiation of a...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Global Animal Feed Antioxidants Market Forecasts to 2024 Featuring Major Players - BASF, DuPont, Cargill, VRMLAB, and Kemin Industries

The "Animal Feed Antioxidants Market - Forecasts from 2019 to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Animal feed...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:21 ET Fish Farming Market to Reach $376.49 Billion, Globally, by 2025 at 4.77% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, "Fish Farming Market by Environment (Freshwater, Marine Water, and Brackish Water) and...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:21 ET Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. Announces 2020 Commitment to Sustainable Farming, Verifying 100% of Ocean Spray's Cranberries as Sustainably Grown

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. today announced its commitment to advance sustainable agriculture practices across the entirety of its farmland by 2020....


Apr 18, 2019, 08:18 ET VividGro® Selected As LED Lighting Provider For Upper Columbia Academy

After an intense comparison process, Sirona Life, a customized grow systems solutions company, has chosen VividGro's GroBars for an innovative...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:10 ET The General Assembly of Siniora Food Industries Ratified the Distribution of Cash Dividend to Its Shareholders Amounting to JD 3 Million (USD 4.2 Million), 12% of the Company's Paid-in Capital

Siniora Food Industries held its ordinary general assembly on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Amman, Jordan. The general assembly, which was chaired by ...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:00 ET CROP California Receives 1,000 Four Foot Cannabis Plants to Begin and Accelerate the 2019 California Cultivation Season

Crop Infrastructure Corp. (CSE: CROP) (OTC: CRXPF) (Frankfurt: 2FR) announced today that its 49% owned Humboldt County farm has received an order of...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:00 ET Lifestyle Delivery Systems Inc. Announces Contracting a Licensed Farm for Large Scale Cultivation

Lifestyle Delivery Systems Inc. (CSE: LDS), (OTCQX: LDSYF), (Frankfurt: LD6, WKN: A14XHT) ("LDS" or the "Company") announces that its wholly-owned...


Apr 18, 2019, 07:47 ET BrandSpark International Once Again Names Eggland's Best America's Most Trusted Egg Brand

Year after year, BrandSpark International enlists the help of more than 10,000 consumers for its annual American Shopper Study to identify the most...


Apr 18, 2019, 07:00 ET DowDuPont Provides Update Regarding First Quarter 2019 Performance

DowDuPont™ (NYSE: DWDP) is providing expected divisional results for the first quarter of 2019. The company expects to report total company results...


Apr 18, 2019, 06:00 ET Joyn Bio Opens New Plant Sciences Facility to Accelerate Testing of Engineered Microbes for Agriculture

Joyn Bio, the ag-biotech company engineering microbes for more sustainable agriculture, today announced it has signed a long-term lease within...


Apr 18, 2019, 00:30 ET Cal/OSHA Cites Two Employers after Temporary Worker Fatally Crushed in Tehama County

Cal/OSHA has cited an agricultural employer and a farm labor contractor more than $100,000 combined in proposed penalties after a worker was fatally...


Apr 17, 2019, 16:30 ET FMC Corporation's Andrew Sandifer to Speak at BMO 14th Annual Farm to Market Conference

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Andrew Sandifer, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at the BMO 14th...


Apr 17, 2019, 16:16 ET The global feed mycotoxin binders & modifiers market size is projected to grow from USD 2.5 billion in 2019 to USD 3.0 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 3.6%

Rise in incidence of mycotoxin occurrence in crops is projected to drive the growth of the feed mycotoxin binders & modifiers market. Read the full...


Apr 17, 2019, 10:03 ET Forbes Names Sanderson Farms Among America's Best Employers

Sanderson Farms, Inc., the nation's third largest poultry producer, has been named one of America's Best Employers by Forbes magazine. The 2019...


Apr 17, 2019, 09:00 ET SenesTech Expands Digital Reach with Addition of "Newsroom" to its Website

SenesTech, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNES), a developer of proprietary technologies for managing animal pest populations through fertility control, has expanded...