Sustainable agriculture

Red Light Holland Closes Acquisition of 80% of Happy Caps Mushroom Farm - Specializing in Grow-At-Home Mushroom Kits

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 1:20pm

Happy Caps Mushroom Farm in Nova Scotia, Canada, is a unique gourmet mushroom farm, cleverly positioned in the mushroom plug spawn business, selling fresh mushrooms for the wholesale market and specializing in 'grow your own mushroom kits' with sales in Canada and the United States.

Key Points: 
  • Happy Caps Mushroom Farm in Nova Scotia, Canada, is a unique gourmet mushroom farm, cleverly positioned in the mushroom plug spawn business, selling fresh mushrooms for the wholesale market and specializing in 'grow your own mushroom kits' with sales in Canada and the United States.
  • The acquisition of Happy Caps presents a brand building opportunity for Red Light Holland, as Happy Caps products powered by Red Light Holland will reach more consumers in a plethora of markets.
  • Red Light Holland understands the popularity of functional mushroom products are a part of the overall sector which we can't ignore.
  • Happy Caps is an urban gourmet mushroom farm located in Halifax, Nova Scotia that specializes in quality 'grow your own mushroom kits', mushroom plug spawn and fresh mushrooms for the wholesale market.

Global Commercial Greenhouse Market (2021 to 2026) - Featuring Richel Group, Argus Control Systems and Agra Tech Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 3:24pm

A commercial greenhouse is a greenhouse, which grows crops that will be sold for commercial consumption.

Key Points: 
  • A commercial greenhouse is a greenhouse, which grows crops that will be sold for commercial consumption.
  • The ability to control the environment enables farmers to grow crops and produce throughout the year.
  • The initial cost of setting up a commercial greenhouse is very high as there is a requirement for the proper designing of the watering systems and supplemental lighting.
  • This could cause a major hindrance for the growth of the commercial greenhouse market, especially in developing regions.

Wedia makes plans to enter mid-market segment in the U.S. by partnering with NAPC

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 4:18pm

NEW YORK, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SaaS solutions provider Wedia has announced plans to partner with software company NAPC to reinforce its business activity in the U.S. mid-market segment.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SaaS solutions provider Wedia has announced plans to partner with software company NAPC to reinforce its business activity in the U.S. mid-market segment.
  • NAPC is Wedia's new U.S. partner with enormous experience in deploying and supporting Digital Asset Management (DAM) and Brand Management Systems.
  • The company has decades of experience in the Brand and DAM arena, making NAPC uniquely capable in helping Wedia clients get the most from their DAM deployment.
  • NAPC provides technical support services to businesses, including graphics production, digital asset management, efficient collaboration and customized campaigns.

Profile® Products Adding Third Wood Fiber Processing Plant by Q1 2022

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 4:00pm

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Profile Products is continuing its expansion and growth initiatives by bringing a third wood fiber processing plant online, providing more than 100,000 tons of Thermally Refined wood fiber capacity for its customers by Q1 2022.

Key Points: 
  • BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Profile Products is continuing its expansion and growth initiatives by bringing a third wood fiber processing plant online, providing more than 100,000 tons of Thermally Refined wood fiber capacity for its customers by Q1 2022.
  • The plant is part of a major capital investment to meet growing demands for the company's sustainable products and to respond to market capacity constraints.
  • Customers want to know they're using the best products for the job and for the environment," said Jim Tanner, president and CEO of Profile.
  • The new facility is located in the southeastern United States, separate from Profile's existing wood fiber processing plants, and will supply erosion control customers with wood, blend, and other value-added mulch products.

IDE Water Technologies Launches Israel’s First BWRO Treatment Facility

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 1:30pm

IDE Water Technologies , a world leader in water treatment solutions, launches the project with Emek Hamaaynot Water Corporation, including the design, build and operation (DBO) of the Afikey Maim Facility in Israel.

Key Points: 
  • IDE Water Technologies , a world leader in water treatment solutions, launches the project with Emek Hamaaynot Water Corporation, including the design, build and operation (DBO) of the Afikey Maim Facility in Israel.
  • The Afikey Maim Facility will be the first of its kind brackish/surface water reclamation plant in Israel to reuse the southern Jordan Rivers polluted water, implementing IDE's innovative technologies.
  • This ensures continuous operation and empowers the facility to increase the fresh water supply while contributing to Israels water economy and regional development.
  • "The Afikey Maim Facility uses the most advanced IDE technology, providing the highest quality water where it is needed most, supporting industry and agriculture, said Natanel Louzon, Operations & Maintenance Director at IDE Water Technologies.

Poultry and egg producers can now apply for compensation funds to boost competitiveness

Monday, May 31, 2021 - 9:53pm

Today the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced that the Poultry and Egg On-Farm Investment Program (PEFIP) is now accepting applications.

Key Points: 
  • Today the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced that the Poultry and Egg On-Farm Investment Program (PEFIP) is now accepting applications.
  • ThePEFIPwill provide almost $647 million over ten years to support poultry and egg producers through on-farm investments.
  • Applications will be accepted until March 31, 2030, meaning producers can apply when they are ready to make an investment.
  • This program, which launches today, will help Canadian poultry and egg producers be more competitive and make their facilities even more sustainable."

China Organic Dairy Market Report 2021: $1.15 Billion Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast, 2015-2020 & 2021-2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, May 31, 2021 - 12:54pm

The "Organic Dairy Market in China: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Organic Dairy Market in China: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The organic dairy market in China reached a value of US$ 1,158 Million in 2020.
  • Looking forward, the organic dairy market in China to exhibit strong growth during the next five years.
  • Organic dairy products are derived from livestock raised through organic feed and without the use of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides.

Global Water Resources Declares Monthly Dividend

Friday, May 28, 2021 - 1:31pm

PHOENIX, May 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Water Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWRS), (TSX: GWR), a pure-play water resource management company, has declared, under its dividend policy, a monthly cash dividend in the amount of $0.02434 per common share (an annualized amount of $0.29208 per share), which will be payable on June 30, 2021 to holders of record at the close of business on June 16, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • PHOENIX, May 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Water Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWRS), (TSX: GWR), a pure-play water resource management company, has declared, under its dividend policy, a monthly cash dividend in the amount of $0.02434 per common share (an annualized amount of $0.29208 per share), which will be payable on June 30, 2021 to holders of record at the close of business on June 16, 2021.
  • Global Water Resources, Inc. is a leading water resource management company that owns and operates 16 utilities which provide water, wastewater, and recycled water services.
  • Global Water recycles nearly 1 billion gallons of water annually.
  • TWM is an integrated approach to managing the entire water cycle by owning and operating water, wastewater and recycled water utilities within the same geographic area in order to maximize the beneficial use of recycled water.

Global Digital Agriculture Markets, 2016-2020 & 2021-2025 - Market is Highly Fragmented with Many Major Market Players Operating Worldwide - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 5:57pm

The report provides a detailed analysis of the COVID-19 impact on the digital agriculture market.

Key Points: 
  • The report provides a detailed analysis of the COVID-19 impact on the digital agriculture market.
  • Digital agriculture is the integration of advanced technology into a unique system so as to benefit farmers and various stakeholders involved in the agriculture value chain.
  • Digital agriculture helps in a better understanding in agriculture sector, like precise amount of fertilizers, pesticides and water for the crops.
  • The global digital agriculture market is highly fragmented with many major market players operating worldwide.

Global Agricultural Sensor Market (2021 to 2026) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 4:56pm

Light amounts, nutrition levels, and moisture levels can be controlled by the farmer when they are growing crops solely indoors.

Key Points: 
  • Light amounts, nutrition levels, and moisture levels can be controlled by the farmer when they are growing crops solely indoors.
  • Sensors with small-scale control systems with robust functionality would allow businesses to better automate their systems and increased yields.
  • The combination of indoor farming and agricultural sensors are likely to enhance the production capacities of crops.
  • In 2018, North America was the largest regional market for agricultural sensors.