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What we have for tomorrow will depend on what we can save today. Food production efficiency, optimized use of energy, smart infrastructure creation and sustainable development initiatives form the major pillars defining the progress of any nation in a world of depleting resources. Engineering Tomorrow begins with identifying issues that are currently faced by businesses and society at large and strategically using technology to address these issues.

Danfoss and Mint come together to bring to you a series of articles and round table discussions with experts to brainstorm on issues such as- the role of energy efficiency in India's policy-making, India's food safety conundrum, the nation's changing urban landscape and it's climate imperatives.

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May 21 2018. 12 48 PM

Growing crops in sync with market demand can boost farmers' income, while organized supply chain can reduce loss of perishable goods, said experts...

food
May 09 2018. 10 08 PM

Govt creating infra to reduce food waste, says Harsimrat Badal

The centre is creating the necessary infrastructure and cold chain network to reduce food waste and help farmers realize better value for their produce, food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said on Wednesday...

food
May 02 2018. 09 09 PM

Making India's fruit processing industry globally competitive

India is the second largest country in terms of arable land, roughly 160 million hectares. It also ranks second in production of fruits and vegetables. India has 15 agro-climatic zones, which can support most of the fruits...

food
May 02 2018. 09 00 PM

Food safety policies need to cover the entire chain, from farm to fork

India is one of the leading producers of food globally and there is a lot of potential which can be harnessed to create a safe and healthy food ecosystem in the country. Food safety is critically important for improving public health and...

food
May 02 2018. 08 17 PM

Organic food market to grow at 20-25%: 24 Mantra Organic CEO

Organic produce is an emerging market in India, clocking a turnover of Rs3,350 crore in 2016, and is expected to treble it by 2020. According to N. Balasubramanian, CEO of 24 Mantra Organic, among the...

food
Apr 25 2018. 10 04 AM

Food safety needs a collaborative approach

Our country, though agriculturally abundant, is still struggling to provide its large population with the right nutrition. In a few decades, as we continue to grow in numbers and economically, the situation can turn more challenging — if not alarming — if we don't come up with...

food
Apr 25 2018. 09 50 AM

Can there be a viable value chain for fresh fruits and vegetables?

India has seen large investments in supply chain of apple by way of controlled atmosphere cold stores in which oxygen levels are reduced from about 21% to 2% and temperature maintained at about 0 to 1 degree Celsius...

food
Apr 25 2018. 09 43 AM

Will food processing boost prices for farmers?

Last month, Premsingh Chavan, a farmer from Maharashtra's Marathwada region, destroyed his ready-to-harvest crop of tomatoes and cauliflowers after wholesale prices dipped so low that it did not cover the cost of transporting the harvest to the...

food
Mar 30 2018. 03 11 AM

Policies, institutions, bureaucracy key to energy efficiency mission'

'Energy saved is energy gained' should be the mantra for India's evolving energy paradigm, said experts at Mint Danfoss Transformation agenda on energy efficiency on 20 March. The panellists for the topic—How...

Energy
Mar 12 2018. 12 51 AM

We are preparing a national strategic plan for energy efficiency: BEE's Abhay Bakre

State-backed Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) is leading the government's efforts to set energy efficiency benchmarks and to have policies that will reduce the carbon...

Energy
Mar 12 2018. 01 41 AM

Achieving energy efficiency key to meeting lower emissions commitment

It is important to educate consumers and spread awareness of various energy efficient options in the market that can help in optimizing electricity consumption to a great extent....

Energy
Feb 28 2018. 12:19 AM

The road ahead: charting own path while learning from global experience

Rapid industrialization and growing population are increasingly changing the ecology of the planet. With all the increment in population and development, there are growing concerns of greenhouse gas emissions depleting...

Energy

Energy efficiency is the new source of energy

The whole world may be looking to find the next best source of energy, so we can reduce the dependence on fossil fuel, and generate environment-friendly energy. But do you know that one of the largest sources of energy may just be energy efficiency? India, at present, is the fourth largest consumer of energy in the world. The energy...

Energy

Raising the bar for a greener tomorrow

Rapid industrialization and growing population are increasingly changing the ecology of the planet. With all the increment in population and development, there are growing concerns of greenhouse gas emissions depleting green cover and causing global warming issues on one hand, the demand for energy resources is increasing...

Energy

How an efficient cold chain is the answer to food losses and doubling farmers' income?

Rapid industrialization and growing population are increasingly changing the ecology of the planet. With all the increment in population and development, there are growing concerns of greenhouse gas emissions depleting green cover and causing global...

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Conference 2018

Chief Guest

Harsimrat Kaur Badal,
Union Minister of Food Processing Industries

Theme

Farm to Fork: Challenges and Opportunities for Indiak

Date and Venue

9th May 2018
The Leela Palace New Delhi,
Africa Avenue, Chanakyapuri

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