Posts In: Seed

Explained: Labour short, can direct seeding be alternative to paddy transplanting?

May 20, 2020 Seed

The two granary states of Punjab and Haryana could face a shortage of an estimated 10 lakh labourers, mainly seasonal migrants from Bihar and Uttar...

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Telangana to regulate crops; to tell farmers what to grow and how much

May 20, 2020 Seed

No Rythu Bandhu to farmers that violate State’s mandate Perhaps for the first time in the country, the Telangana government is going to tell farmers...

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New Seed Bill – Impact on farmers and seed industry

May 13, 2020 Seed

M. PRABHAKAR RAO President, National Seed Association of India The new Seed Bill, while addressing challenges of protection of intellectual property, harmonization between various legislations...

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Rice-ing concern: COVID-19 creates supply and price volatility for Asia’s most ‘cost-sensitive’ crop

May 13, 2020 Seed

Lockdowns and trade barriers across Asia due to the COVID-19 pandemic have thrust rice – one of the region’s largest agricultural commodities – firmly into...

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Webinar for Seed Industry hosted by Gubba Seed Cold Storage

April 22, 2020 Seed

Gubba hosted a webinar about “ Covid-19, Seed Industry Challenges & how to overcome” . looking at the current lockdown scenario and the still in...

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APSA AND KASETSART UNIVERSITY INK MOU TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

April 22, 2020 Seed

The Asia and Pacific Seed Alliance and Thailand’s leading agricultural institute, Kasetsart University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on “Projects to Promote Sustainable...

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Scientists create virus-resistant tomato plants

April 15, 2020 Seed

Researchers of Valencia’s Polytechnic University (UPV) and the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) have used tools that regulate gene expression in order to produce tomato...

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Lockdown curbs hit seed processing

April 15, 2020 Seed

Telangana is seed hub with over 400 companies operating from the State The farm sector across India, as also elsewhere across the world, is likely...

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Genetically Modified Food Market to See Massive Growth by 2026 : Syngenta, Monsanto, Bayer Crop Science, BASF

April 8, 2020 Seed

The exploration report comprised with market data derived from primary as well as secondary research techniques. The points covered in this study are primarily factors...

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