Tag: India

AI entomology spots fall armyworm in India

Heard of the fall armyworm? A voracious pest native to the Americas, it’s been slowly making its way around the world, leaving crop devastation in its wake. Described as a …

India’s first electric tractor – Farming Today

Escorts International, India’s fourth-largest tractor manufacturer, unveiled its first electric tractor in September 2017. Rated at 25hp, and offering six hours’ usage from a single charge, it will go into …

Sep 2017: A DIT passage to India

An invitation from the UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) to the Agritex event in Hyderabad, India, in September 2017, was too good to refuse.