Agriculture

Syngenta Crop Protection and Valagro Withdraw from Potential SICIT Group transaction

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 6:30am

Syngenta and Valagro continue to be impressed with the SICIT Group team, business and products.\nNonetheless, the latest circumstances have left it difficult for Syngenta and Valagro to develop a reasonable path forward for a transaction and, as a result, Syngenta and Valagro will not be proceeding with the proposed transaction.

Key Points: 
  • Syngenta and Valagro continue to be impressed with the SICIT Group team, business and products.\nNonetheless, the latest circumstances have left it difficult for Syngenta and Valagro to develop a reasonable path forward for a transaction and, as a result, Syngenta and Valagro will not be proceeding with the proposed transaction.
  • We, of course, continue to wish the best success for SICIT Group and all associated with SICIT Group.\nSyngenta is one of the world\xe2\x80\x99s leading agriculture companies, comprised of Syngenta Crop Protection and Syngenta Seeds.
  • Syngenta Crop Protection and Syngenta Seeds are part of Syngenta Group.
  • Valagro became part of Syngenta Crop Protection in 2020.\nData protection is important to us.

Grupo Flor, One of California’s Largest Vertically Integrated Cannabis Companies, Acquires San Jose’s White Fire Dispensary

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 10:45pm

b'California cannabis retail leader Grupo Flor today announced the acquisition of its newest dispensary, San Jose\xe2\x80\x99s White Fire retail outlet, for $16 million.

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  • b'California cannabis retail leader Grupo Flor today announced the acquisition of its newest dispensary, San Jose\xe2\x80\x99s White Fire retail outlet, for $16 million.
  • Established in 2015 by sole proprietor Darren Dkystra, the San Jose White Fire dispensary adds to Grupo Flor\xe2\x80\x99s expanding portfolio, which currently includes the East of Eden branded dispensaries in Salinas and Moss Landing, and a new Flor dispensary set to open this summer in Union City.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cNamed for a famous California cannabis strain, White Fire is an exciting addition to the Grupo Flor family.
  • We are excited to have them aboard,\xe2\x80\x9d says Kogan.\nFounded in 2015 and headquartered in Salinas, CA, Grupo Flor is one of California\xe2\x80\x99s largest vertically integrated cannabis companies.

Global Tilapia Market Report 2021-2027: Forecast by Production, Import/Export Countries, & Company Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 5:46pm

Globally, Tilapia is one of the numerous consumed farmed fishes.\nHistorically, this versatile fish was of prominent influence in mainly African and Middle Eastern provinces.

Key Points: 
  • Globally, Tilapia is one of the numerous consumed farmed fishes.\nHistorically, this versatile fish was of prominent influence in mainly African and Middle Eastern provinces.
  • Being an ideal choice for fish farming, Tilapia has become the second most cultured species after carps.
  • Tilapia fish are often vulnerable to Tilapia Tilapine virus or Tilapia lake virus, a negative-strand RNA virus that infects both the wild and aquaculture population Tilapia.
  • The dietary advantages and health benefits of tilapia fish, coupled with the awareness among the consumers in the U.S., are increasing the demand for tilapia fish in the U.S.\n"

Global Agricultural Micronutrients Market 2020-2021 & 2027: Boron, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum & Zinc - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 5:37pm

Micronutrients are naturally present in plants and some animal-based food and can also artificially synthesized.

Key Points: 
  • Micronutrients are naturally present in plants and some animal-based food and can also artificially synthesized.
  • These properties mentioned above anticipated being key factors driving the global market growth over the forecast period.
  • The micronutrient market can broadly be segmented into boron, iron, copper, manganese, molybdenum, zinc, cobalt, and chromium-based on product types.
  • According to our research zinc segment is anticipated to hold the highest market due to the increasing number of benefits offered.\nHowever, COVID- 19 had affected the global micronutrients market.

Outlook on the Apiculture Global Market to 2026 - A Growing Awareness of the Benefits Associated With the Consumption of Honey is Driving the Industry - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 5:22pm

The place where the beehives are kept and managed for the production of honey, wax, propolis, etc.

Key Points: 
  • The place where the beehives are kept and managed for the production of honey, wax, propolis, etc.
  • The growing awareness about the health benefits of honey has made it popular which is anticipated to surge the apiculture market growth in the coming years.
  • This, in turn, is expected to further provide a surge to the apiculture market growth.
  • Geographically, the apiculture market has been categorized into North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific.\n'

David vs. Goliath: House Bill Pits Louisiana Wine Lovers against Powerful Wholesalers

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 4:57pm

b'A bill favorable to wine lovers desperately needs consumer support if true winery-to-consumer direct shipping is to be realized in Louisiana, according to Free the Grapes!

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  • b'A bill favorable to wine lovers desperately needs consumer support if true winery-to-consumer direct shipping is to be realized in Louisiana, according to Free the Grapes!
  • The national coalition of wineries and wine lovers is urging Louisiana wine lovers to visit its website and voice support for removing an archaic restriction by May 17 before a Senate committee hears the bill next week.
  • It forces wineries to sell either through a Louisiana wholesaler that agrees to carry them or direct-to-consumer, but not both.
  • is a national movement of consumers and wineries seeking to expand consumer choice in wine with legal, regulated DTC shipments.

AirBoss Announces Results of Annual General and Special Meeting

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:48pm

Founded in 1989, the company operates through three divisions.

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  • Founded in 1989, the company operates through three divisions.
  • AirBoss Defense Group is a global leader in personal and respiratory protective equipment and technology for the defense, healthcare, medical and first responder communities.
  • AirBoss Rubber Solutions is a top-tier North American custom rubber compounder with 500 million turn pounds of annual capacity.
  • AirBoss Engineered Products is a supplier of innovative anti-vibration solutions to the North American automotive market and other sectors.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. to Host Its Second Quarter Fiscal 2021 Conference Call

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 4:00pm

b'Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) today announced that it will host its second quarter fiscal 2021 earnings conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central time, 11:00 a.m. Eastern time, on Thursday, May 27, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • b'Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) today announced that it will host its second quarter fiscal 2021 earnings conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central time, 11:00 a.m. Eastern time, on Thursday, May 27, 2021.
  • During this call, management will comment on Sanderson Farms\xe2\x80\x99 financial and operating results for the second quarter ended April 30, 2021.
  • An online replay will be available approximately two hours following the conclusion of the live broadcast and will continue for 30 days.
  • A telephone replay will begin approximately two hours after the call ends and will be available for seven days.

CoverCress Inc. Names New CEO as Winter Oilseed Edges Closer to Commercialization

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:15pm

DeCamp takes the helm after one year of serving as chief operating officer.\nCoverCress Inc. is converting field pennycress, a native winter annual, into a new winter oilseed crop for Midwest farmers under the CoverCress brand.

Key Points: 
  • DeCamp takes the helm after one year of serving as chief operating officer.\nCoverCress Inc. is converting field pennycress, a native winter annual, into a new winter oilseed crop for Midwest farmers under the CoverCress brand.
  • As the "cash cover crop," CoverCress seed allows corn and soybean farmers to add a profitable new third crop into their rotation on existing land over winter and early spring.
  • "Innovation has led the way for our business and that will continue as we transition into commercial operations.
  • "We thank him for his exceptional service, while welcoming Mike as the perfect fit to take this amazing company to market.

Global Soy Protein Ingredients Industry (2020 to 2027) - Market Trajectory & Analytics - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:23pm

China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$3.2 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 9.2% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027.

Key Points: 
  • China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$3.2 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 9.2% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027.
  • Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 3.3% and 5.4% respectively over the 2020-2027 period.
  • Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 3.8% CAGR.\nIn the global Soy Flours segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 4.8% CAGR estimated for this segment.
  • These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$1.8 Billion in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$2.5 Billion by the close of the analysis period.