FGV Launches the FGV Chuping Agro Valley in Malaysia

FGV Launches the FGV Chuping Agro Valley in Malaysia

FGV Holdings Berhad (FGV) has officially launched FGV Chuping Agro Valley (FCAV) in conjunction with the Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA). FGV is an integrated agri-business player with significant palm oil hectarage in Peninsular Malaysia. It is...
IFC to Invest USD 43 Million Supporting Pork Production in Vietnam

IFC to Invest USD 43 Million Supporting Pork Production in Vietnam

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the largest global development institution focusing on the private sector in emerging markets, is helping GREENFEED Vietnam Corporation increase its pig breeding and farming capacity, which will help ensure a reliable...
New App to Help Fish and Shrimp Farmers in Singapore

New App to Help Fish and Shrimp Farmers in Singapore

Blue Aqua International, analytics software company SAS and Temasek Polytechnic’s Aquaculture Innovation Centre are collaborating to support the local aquaculture industry in Singapore through the development of a smart aquaculture solution for farmers. The...
New Launch of Plant-Based Meat Products in Indonesia

New Launch of Plant-Based Meat Products in Indonesia

Indonesian plant-based meat startup Green Rebel has launched two new plant-based whole cut steak products in Indonesia in order to help bridge the growing demand for beef and chicken in the region. Green Rebel, formerly known as Green Butcher and part of the Burgreens...
USD 5.9 Million Agri-Industrial Hub to be Built in Taguig City

USD 5.9 Million Agri-Industrial Hub to be Built in Taguig City

The Department of Agriculture (DA) will establish the first Agri-industrial Business Corridor (ABC) for freshwater aquaculture and urban farming in Taguig, in partnership with the city government and Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA). Agriculture Secretary...
New Launch of Plant-Based Meat Products in Indonesia

Thai Union and V Foods to Expand Plant Based Food Businesses

Thai Union Group PCL and V Foods (Thailand) Co., Ltd. have recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop and expand their plant-based food businesses. Under the MoU, the two companies will collaborate in exploring the utilization of Thai Union’s...
Mindanao Eyes Largescale Production of Avocado and Jackfruit

Mindanao Eyes Largescale Production of Avocado and Jackfruit

Philippine Department of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said that the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) plans to have a large-scale expansion in the production of avocado and jackfruit by tapping 200,000 hectares of upland areas. Over the next five years,...
National Food Security Action Plan Approved

National Food Security Action Plan Approved

The Malaysian Cabinet Ministers have adopted the 2021-2025 National Food Security Policy Action Plan (DSMN) as part of the country’s measures to enhance food security. The Cabinet meeting saw a briefing paper on the status of the implementation of the Large Scale...
Nestlé to Build New USD 220 Million Dairy Factory in Indonesia

Nestlé to Build New USD 220 Million Dairy Factory in Indonesia

Nestlé has commenced the construction of a new factory in Batang, Indonesia. The factory will create about 200 new jobs in the Central Java province and will produce Bear Brand liquid milk and ready-to-drink beverages, Milo and Nescafé, to fulfill growing consumer...
Singapore’s Growing Demand for Agritech Talent

Singapore’s Growing Demand for Agritech Talent

NTUC LHUB, a leading Continuing Education and Training provider in Singapore, has partnered with Netatech to offer a new course in Agriculture Technology. Netatech is the sole exclusive distributor for Netafim in Singapore, the global leader in precision irrigation...