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Horticulture output to exceed foodgrain yield

New Delhi: Horticulture production in India estimated at around 287.32 million tonnes in 2016-17 has exceeded food grains production for the past few years and will continue to out...

February 10, 2017

Mad Over Donuts to expand operations in India

New Delhi: Mr Tarak Bhattacharya, Chief Operating Officer, Mad Over Donuts (MoD), outlined plans of expanding its operations in India by opening nine new MOD stores in Hyderabad an...

November 30, 2016

Fertiliser council ICFNR to adopt international best practices in research

New Delhi: The Indian Council for Fertilizer and Nutrient Research (ICFNR) will likely adopt international best practices for research in fertiliser sector, which will enable farme...

November 11, 2016

FSSAI Strengthens the Food Testing Infrastructure in the Country

New Delhi: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) plans to invest around Rs 482 crore (US$ 72.3 million) to strengthen the food testing infrastructure in India, b...

November 04, 2016

Cargill looks to double business in India by 2020

New Delhi: US-based food company Cargill Inc, aims to double its branded consumer business in India by 2020, by doubling its retail reach to about 800,000 outlets and increase mark...

October 04, 2016

Govt to set up agencies for aquaculture and fisheries in coastal states

Hyderabad: The Government of India allocated Rs 1,500 crore (US$ 225.7 million) and announced various measures under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS), including set...

September 27, 2016

Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal to meet UK firms like Tesco, Marks & Spencer for FDI boost

New Delhi: Ms Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Union Cabinet Minister for Food Processing, is set to meet the Chairmen and Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of retail and food processing compan...

September 06, 2016

Walmart keen to open food retail chains: food secretary

New Delhi: Global retail firm Walmart Stores Incorporation has expressed interest in opening processed-food retail chains in India after the government has allowed 100 per cent for...

August 18, 2016
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