MAKING A DIFFERENCE

BECOMING a farmer in Singapore sounds risky enough, but former digital marketer Bjorn Low decided to take it a step further by starting his own urban farming social enterprise, Edible Garden City.

[LONDON] Poor countries could have to pay up to US$168 billion more in interest over the next decade as extreme weather events brought on by climate change affect their credit ratings, a study said...

SUSTENIR Agriculture's launch of the first commercialised locally grown strawberries in Cold Storage One North takes Singapore a step closer towards self-sustainability...

SENIOR Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon on Wednesday highlighted the importance of technology in Singapore's food security...

[BRUSSELS] German conglomerate Bayer won EU antitrust approval on Wednesday for its US$62.5 billion buy of US peer Monsanto, the latest in a trio of mega mergers that will reshape the agrochemicals...

A CHINESE tycoon's purchase of vast wheat fields in France highlights China's increasing acquisition of foreign farmland as the Asian giant seeks to keep up with its massive population...

OIL palm-focused investment holding company, First Resources saw its fourth-quarter net profit plunge 41.1 per cent to US$34.16 million as an increase in cost of sales outweighed an increase in...

[SHANGHAI] China will try to make around 90 percent of its contaminated farmland safe for crops by the end of 2020, and will also restrict development on a quarter of the country's territory,...

[LONDON] A cargo of US soybeans shipped to China has become the first fully-fledged agricultural trade conducted using blockchain, participants said on Monday.