AgTech Americas Food Tech

FDA News: System Approval, Plant-Based Milk Labeling…

In a recent U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) news summary, several vital updates were announced, including approving the MiniMed 780G System, reopening the comment period for plant-based milk labeling, […]

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AgTech Americas

California Unveils ‘Ag Vision’ Plan for Next Decade

Ag Vision for the Next Decade is an ambitious plan for the future unveiled by the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) and the California State Board of Food […]

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Americas Economy Finance

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Addresses Historic Megadrought Impacting Farmers and Ranchers in the Colorado River Basin

The historic megadrought that has plagued the Colorado River Basin has left farmers and ranchers facing numerous challenges. Recognizing the need to address this crisis, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack met […]

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AgTech Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate Horticulture

ISO Group To Establish In Virginia

Netherlands-based ISO Group, a supplier of automation solutions in protected horticulture, has decided to invest $570,000 to establish its first U.S. assembly and distribution facility in Chesterfield County, Virginia. The […]

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Americas Economy

US Agricultural Exports Reached New Heights In 2022

In 2022, the American agricultural sector enjoyed its best export year ever, with a whopping $196 billion international sales of U.S. farm and food products. This represented an 11 percent […]

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AgTech Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate Partnerships

Actemium Canada Partners With GoodLeaf For Two New Sites

Actemium Canada is an engineering and system integration firm with a reputation for innovation and excellence in automation. The company has recently partnered with GoodLeaf Community Farms, a leading Canadian […]

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AgTech Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Events

Indoor AgTech Summit To Take Place in New York in 2023

The indoor agriculture sector is set to take center stage in New York’s Times Square in 2023 as the world’s leading growers, retailers, tech providers, seed companies, and investors gather […]

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AgTech Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture

Rising Farms Expands Indoor Farming Footprint in Mexico

Rising Farms, a high-tech indoor farming company based in Mexico, has announced an expansion. The company has revealed plans to launch a new facility, expanding its indoor farming space to […]

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Americas Crop Protection Funding Round

USDA Increases Funding for Specialty Crop Block Grant Program

On Saturday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced additional funding of $72.9 million for its Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP). The objective is to support innovative projects that […]

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Americas Laws and Patents

International Fresh Produce Association Meets With house Agriculture Committee Chair

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) met with incoming House Agriculture Committee Chair Representative GT Thompson (R-PA) and other key House leaders at the Pennsylvania Farm Show on January 13 […]

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