The application concerning the demonstration project in which the project partners Rijkzwaan Export B.V., RBK Groep B.V., Exito Trading B.V. and Larive International B.V. will work in close collaboration on constant delivery of high quality vegetables in India is approved. With their expertise, three products – mini-cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, red and yellow peppers – will be successfully grown and by means of the best harvesting, cooling and storage techniques high quality vegetables will be delivered to the retailer. In addition, this demonstration project will contribute to increased food security and traceability.
Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) under the aegis of its Agro & Food Processing Expert Committee is organizing a one day seminar on ‘Demystifying Food Safety Standards Act’ on Friday, October 12, 2012 at Coronet Hall, Hotel Le Meridian, Sankey Road Bangalore.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has awarded a US$67.6m loan to the Indian government, to support agriculture PPPs in the State of Bihar.