SciFi in Ag: Chatbot with your Plants?

Mordor Intelligence announces the publication of their research report on the global precision farming market. The report titled “Global Precision Farming Market- Application, Geography, Trends, Forecast- (2017-22)”, discusses the current landscape and outlook of the aforementioned market. Precision farming is about managing variations in the field accurately, to grow more food using fewer resources and…

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Hydroponics: The Next Generation Farming Approach!

Hydroponics involves the process of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions in sand, gravel, or liquid, without using soil. Due to the increasing success rates associated with the commercial hydroponics industry and the increasing difficulty of growing crops on soil, the hydroponics market is expanding exponentially. Many off-season fruits and vegetables can be produced around…

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Micronutrient fertilizers: A solution to double the yield!

Presence of micronutrients in optimum concentration is necessary for the plant to complete its life cycle. While micronutrients are required in small quantities, their scarcity can lead to stunted growth, deficiency, and negative impact on plant reproduction. Further, micronutrient fertilizers address specific issues of plants, as every micronutrient has a particular effect on plant growth.…

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Marker-assisted Breeding in Vegetables – Need of the Hour?

Advancement of the vegetable seed market is incomplete without the incorporation of proper research and development on plant breeding programs. The latest technology that drives the vegetable seed market is marker-assisted breeding, which is involved in the development of new varieties of vegetable crops. With the advancement of marker-assisted breeding, vegetable breeding can be made…

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All about Seed Colorants – Why Color Your Seed?

With various advancements taking place in the world of seed technology, talking about seed colorants is inevitable. The seed colorants market is expected to witness unprecedented vertical growth during the forecast period of 2017-2022. The supportive regulatory structures in the field of seed treatments and thus seed treatment colorants are also likely to facilitate growth…

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South and Southeast Asia Seed Market: Most Productive Agricultural Baskets

The countries studied in the South Asia seed industry include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and other South Asian countries, while the countries covered under the Southeast Asia seed market analysis include Cambodia, Laos, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. The seed market is developing in these regions and the Indian seed industry is…

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Seed Treatment – A solution to protect high quality seeds

“B-300 could potentially be applied to more than 90 million acres by 2025, and become one of the biggest biological products in the agriculture industry”, says Colin Bletsky, Novozymes’ vice president for The BioAg Alliance. Colin was talking about a new microbial, namely Acceleron B-300 SAT, that Novozymes (in partnership with Monsanto) has launched; this…

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