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Absence of cold storage: Indian tomato farmers resort to distress sales

While they have yet to recover from last year’s distress sale of tomatoes, farmers in Nuagaon -in the Indian Sundargarh district- are being forced to go for distress sale again this year. In the absence of proper cold storage, farmers have no choice but to sell their produce at throwaway prices to middlemen......
APM launches refrigerated truck transport

Cold chain solutions for Nigerian farmers

APM Terminals, in conjunction with Naija Pride and several international development groups, is working on cold chain transportation alternatives for farmers in the agricultural centres of northern Nigeria. The aim is to bring fresh produce intact and unspoiled to market centres in Lagos. An estimated 15.....

Fresh investment poised to bring innovative device to exporters worldwide

MOST, the Swedish company behind the real-time data and temperature tracker developed for perishable shipments, looks poised for global expansion over the next 12 months, thanks to the entry of an investor group that includes former South Africa rugby international Bob Skinstad, as well as the participation.....

India: Cold storage for growers in the orange bowl of Manipur

Growers in the orange bowl of the Manipur-Tamenglong district will soon have a cold storage for their produce. This was announced by Horticulture and Soil Conservation minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar on Wednesday. The minister also announced 1,34 million rupees (18,000 euros) assistance to set up rural.....