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5 Key Patterns Impacting Agriculture and Practices to Address them

5 Key Patterns Impacting Agriculture and Practices to Address them

Have you noticed the unpredictable weather lately? From scorching heat waves to erratic rainfall, our planet’s climate is shifting, and agriculture, the very foundation of our food system, is feeling […]

Integrated Pest (Disease & Weed) Management (IPM) Principles, Practices and Advantages

Integrated Pest (Disease & Weed) Management (IPM): Principles, Practices and Advantages

The problem of pest (and pathogens) resistance to pesticides The release of pesticides has significantly helped the farmers protect their production and increase crop yields, keeping the crop pest population […]

How Landscape Engineering can Help in Pest Management Case Studies

How Landscape Engineering can Help in Pest Management: Case Studies

“Landscape engineering” is the interdisciplinary application of engineering and other applied sciences to the design and creation of anthropogenic landscapes. The technique of modifying the crop landscape through various means […]

Ecological Engineering and Habitat Manipulation for Boosting Natural Enemies of Crop Pests

Ecological Engineering and Habitat Manipulation for Boosting Natural Enemies of Crop Pests

The Integrated Pest Management (IPM) concept as a philosophy arose in the 1960s, aiming to offer solutions to the problems of pesticide overuse and their effect on the environment. By […]

Runner Beans Information and Production Steps

Runner Beans Information and Production Steps

Cultivation guide of runner beans The Runner Beans Plant Runner beans, scientifically known as Phaseolus coccineus L, are crops in the legume family – Fabaceae. They are fast-growing vine climbers that can […]

Types of risks that farmers may face

Weather Risks:  The weather conditions are usually not constant in a region, and climate change seems to increase this fluctuation. Various weather phenomena, including hurricanes, frost, hail, floods, and excessive […]

Plant Parasitic Nematodes Species, Diagnosis and Control

Plant Parasitic Nematodes: Species, Diagnosis and Control

Underground Marvels: Delving into the Enigmatic Realm of Plant Parasitic Nematodes! What are Plant Parasitic Nematodes (PPNs)? Plant-parasitic nematodes are microscopic worms (usually less than 1 mm long) armed with […]

 Paddy Processing A Complete Guide

Paddy Processing: A Complete Guide

Rice is one of the most important staple foods in India, which is the second-largest producer of paddy in the world. In 2022, the paddy production was around 129 million […]

The Ultimate Guide to Industrial Composting

The Ultimate Guide to Industrial Composting

The process of Industrial composting Alright, fellow compost enthusiasts, let’s unravel the magic behind industrial composting! Picture this: a controlled symphony of microorganisms, oxygen, moisture, and temperature working together to […]

cocoa pod husk

From Waste to Resource: Exploring Circular Solutions for Cocoa Pod Husk

HeTa Food Research Centre for Excellence Introduction The global cocoa products market size reached USD 24.5 billion in 2019 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.1% to […]

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Eggshells as a Resource: Transforming Food Waste into Circular Economy Solutions

HeTa Food Research Centre for Excellence Eggs stand out as a crucial protein source for humans, boasting a wealth of essential nutrients while remaining cheap and readily available. Their versatile […]

The problem of pesticides overuse and the need for change

The problem of pesticides overuse and the need for change

The Mahatma once said that the farmers are the backbone of our country; however, nowadays, farmers are left in their fate, with many challenges to confront. It is not easy […]

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Leveraging AI and Machine Learning to Enhance Food Safety and Reduce Contamination

Leveraging AI and Machine Learning to Enhance Food Safety and Reduce Contamination Foodborne illness is a big problem globally. These microbial and chemical contamination illnesses continue to be a major […]

Moroccan agriculture facing climate change

How climate change is affecting the agriculture in Morocco

Moroccan agriculture facing climate change: vulnerabilities and impacts Agriculture, including livestock, is a vital sector of the Moroccan economy, accounting for approximately 15% of Morocco’s GDP (Gross Domestic Product) and […]

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Artificial Intelligence and Omics technologies Shape the Future of Food Industry

In a world where the quality, safety, and origin of our food are paramount concerns, the fusion of artificial intelligence (AI) and omics technologies is emerging as a groundbreaking force. […]

Machine Learning and Smart Farming Are the Future of Agriculture

Machine Learning and Smart Farming: Are the Future of Agriculture?

Recently, artificial intelligence has increasingly made its presence in our daily lives. There are occasions when we may not even consciously recognize the presence of certain technological advancements based on […]

Watermelon rind

How to Exploit Watermelon Rinds

Decreasing food waste by exploiting Watermelon Rinds Introduction: The watermelon (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus) is an important cucurbitaceous vegetable grown in different parts of the world (from tropical to temperate regions). […]

How 3D Printing can Transform Food Manufacturing

How 3D Printing can Transform Food Manufacturing

Food manufacturing technologies have witnessed a remarkable evolution in recent years, opening up new and exciting possibilities in the culinary world. Among these emerging technologies, 3D printing is a game-changer, […]