Growcoms Secures $3.5 Million Investment For Exporting Spices With Traceability

Agritech start-up Growcoms raises funding from JSW Ventures and Arali Ventures to enhance its B2B spice marketplace, driving efficiency and global presence

By Outlook Planet Desk 04/11/2023

EU’s Deforestation Rule To Impact Exports Of $1.3 Billion

The European Union (EU) claims it wants to reduce its contribution to global deforestation by promoting 'deforestation-free' products, but this is seen as a deceptive narrative 

By PTI 19/05/2023

Earth Day 2023: ESG As A Global Business Opportunity

At a time when India is looking to reap rich dividends from the world’s growing divestment from China, indigenous companies will have to fully adhere to the ESG regulations globally

By N Chandran 22/04/2023

How Green Is My Roof: Terrace Farming Initiatives Gain Ground... Literally!

Flex Kallang's rooftop farm does not use soil and relies on water solution that is rich in macronutrients. Only pipes and water are needed to grow pesticide-free greens and fresh vegetables

By Outlook Planet Desk 30/09/2021

UN Food Systems Summit: Leaders Commit To Tackling Global Hunger

The event adopted a comprehensive approach towards agri-food systems transformation to fight poverty and hunger, reduce inequalities, preserve environment

By Outlook Planet Desk 25/09/2021

Aquaculture Is Key To Meet Increasing Food Demand: FAO

Global consumption of fish has increased by 122% since 1990 and aquaculture now accounts for more than 50% of current fish consumption

By Outlook Planet Desk 25/09/2021

How Your Plants Recognise And Respond To Microbe Invasion

The initial defence begins with the detection of invaders at the cell surface, while a second alarm pathway is triggered within the cell

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/09/2021

Imports Of USA Blueberries Increased Despite Pandemic: USHBC

Nutrients in blueberries are said to be essential to fighting not just common health issues but helping boost immunity too

By Outlook Planet Desk 27/06/2021

International Food Prices Continue Rising In April

FAO Food Price Index averaged 120.9 points in April, 1.7 percent higher than March and 30.8 percent higher than its level in the same month last year.

By Outlook Planet Desk 08/05/2021

Vertical Farming Market To Reach USD 21.15 BN By 2028

The market is likely to expand at a CAGR of 23.6% from 2021 to 2028, according to a new report

By Outlook Planet Desk 03/05/2021