21 April 2021
PepsiCo launches Positive Agriculture initiative
PepsiCo has announced its new Positive Agriculture initiative, which aims to spread regenerative farming practices across seven million acres that approximately covers its entire agricultural footprint to offset at least...
9 April 2021
AppHarvest acquires artificial intelligence farming start-up Root AI
US-based AgTech company AppHarvest has announced the acquisition of Root AI, an artificial intelligence farming start-up.
29 March 2021
Agrana acquires fruit preparations business from Japan-based Taiyo Kagaku
Austrian food company Agrana has expanded its presence in the Asian market with the acquisition of fruit preparations business from Japan-based Taiyo Kagaku Co.
25 March 2021
Cargill and Nestlé to co-support cocoa farming communities in Indonesia
Global food company Cargill has forged a partnership with Nestlé to extend the Nestlé Cocoa Plan (NCP) to benefit its network of cocoa farmers in Sulawesi, Indonesia.
16 March 2021
Pure Harvest Smart Farms raises $50m capital in growth funding round
UAE-based ag-tech company Pure Harvest Smart Farms has secured $50m in growth funding to support its regional expansion plans.
15 March 2021
Angulas Aguinaga acquires seafood products supplier Copesco & Sefrisa
Spanish seafood brands owner Angulas Aguinaga has acquired salmon and cod products provider Copesco & Sefrisa.
8 March 2021
Costa Group to acquire farming operations of KW Orchards’ citrus farm
Costa Group has signed conditional agreements to acquire farming operations of KW Orchards' citrus farm and its associated EJT citrus packing facility in Australia.
4 March 2021
Canada’s Fruit d’Or acquires US-based Decas Cranberry Products
Canadian cranberry and wild blueberry processing company Fruit d'Or has announced the acquisition of Decas Cranberry Products (Decas).
2 March 2021
Morrisons acquires Cornish seafood business Falfish
UK-based food retailer Morrisons has acquired Cornish seafood business Falfish for an undisclosed sum.
26 February 2021
McCain Foods invests in TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture
Frozen food company McCain Foods has invested more than C$65m ($51.5m) in TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture and its subsidiary GoodLeaf Farms.