Yield10 teams up with Rothamsted Research to produce omega-3 oils in camelina

Yield10 teams up with Rothamsted Research to produce omega-3 oils in camelina

2nd December, 2020

US agricultural bioscience company Yield10 Bioscience is working with UK-based Rothamsted Research on the development of advanced technology for producing omega-3 oils in camelina, Yield10 announced on 12 November.

Malaysian CPO price set to rise after India tax cut

Malaysian CPO price set to rise after India tax cut

2nd December, 2020

Crude palm oil (CPO) prices are set to increase following the Indian government’s move to cut import duties in an effort to stop food inflation, sources told AgriCensus on 26 November.

COVID-19 restaurant shutdowns hit biofuel feedstock supply

COVID-19 restaurant shutdowns hit biofuel feedstock supply

1st December, 2020

Oil refiners are facing a drop in used fats for use as feedstocks in biofuels due to restaurant closures during COVID-19 lockdowns, Bloomberg reported on 21 November.

Latest issue: November/December 2020

November/December 2020

Our November/December 2020 issue includes a look at new research into sourcing omega-3 from GM camelina.

In our special focus on biodiesel, we cover the latest technological developments as explained by leading oils and fats technology suppliers.

We also report on the rendering industry in Brazil and US logistics for vegetable and palm oils.

In addition, the November/December issue includes roundups of the latest developments in testing and standards and reports on biodiesel/ renewable diesel projects.

OFI’s regular mix of news, event listings and statistics also feature in this issue.