Large amounts of potatoes remain unsold in parts of Uttar Pradesh
November 05, 2017
Many Potato farmers in South-west Uttar Pradesh (Aligarh, Hathras, Mathura, Agra, Firozabad, Etawah, Mainpuri, Kannauj and Farrukhabad) - accounting for roughly a fifth of India’s total potato production have been unable to sell all their potatoes of last season.
India: Lanzan variedad de papa que soporta altas temperaturas
October 18, 2017
Desarrollada en colaboración con el CIP y el CPRI, Kufri Lima, como se llama la variedad, es temprana, tolerante al calor y resistente a los virus, características muy apreciadas por los agricultores locales.
New potato variety in India, Kufri Lima, to take on the heat...
October 16, 2017
Farmers in India can expect higher yields and profits with the release of a new potato variety, Kufri Lima, developed by the International Potato Center (CIP) and the Central Potato Research Institute (CPRI)
India needs robust cold chain supply system to increase farmers’ income, say experts
October 09, 2017
The Government of India is looking for solutions for preventing physical waste and loss of value of perishable agricultural commodities, according to agriculture experts.
New french fry manufacturer in India Amul sets up shop near competition in Gujarat
September 30, 2017
In India, the Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) is starting the production of frozen French Fries in October of this year. They have set up shop in North Gujarat, close to McCain Foods India and Hyfun Frozen Foods
Prataap Snacks IPO receives spectacular response from investors: 47.39 times oversubscribed.
September 28, 2017
The initial public offer (IPO) of Prataap Snacks received bids for 17.19 crore shares, data on the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) website showed. The IPO was oversubscribed 47.39 times.
IPO Prataap Snacks oversubscribed by 2.17 times after day 2, with still a day to go
September 26, 2017
Prataap Snacks initial share sale offer was oversubscribed 2.17 times on the second day of bidding on Monday, with still another day to go.
Heat and Control opens a new manufacturing facility in Chennai, India
September 13, 2017
In Chennai, India, equipment manufacturer Heat and Control has opened a production facility with a manufacturing area of over 11,800m2 making it one of the company’s largest facilities around the world.
ITC bets big on agribusiness, wants to create 10 million sustainable livelihoods
September 12, 2017
FMCG major ITC will continue diversification into new areas with agri business set to play a key role, as part of its 'India First' strategy under which it aims to create 10 million sustainable livelihoods by 2030, according to company CEO and Executive Director Sanjiv Puri.
Indian Potato Chip maker Prataap Snacks plans IPO in two months
September 04, 2017
Indian snack manufacturer Prataap Snacks Ltd., the maker of Yellow Diamond potato chips, said its initial public offering will hit the markets in two months as it looks to expand operations and enter newer categories.
Agricultural Equipment Market predicted to grow at CAGR 6.5% to 2024: EstiCast
August 28, 2017
Indian Market Research firm Esticast Research and Consulting has prepared a Global Agriculture Equipment Market Overview, predicting this market to grow to USD 279.5 billion in 2024, growing at a CAGR of 6.5% from 2017 to 2024.
Indian FMCG conglomerate ITC Limited plans launch of (frozen) potato products
August 15, 2017
As Indian FMCG powerhouse ITC rolls out frozen prawns in select cities in the country, the company has lined up a few more product offerings - including frozen (?) processed potatoes.