French plant-based ingredient maker Roquette will build the world's largest pea protein facility in Manitoba to meet fast-growing demand for vegetable protein in food and pharmaceutical products in North America, the group said on Wednesday. | Screencap via www.roquette.com

France’s Roquette bets on pea protein with Manitoba factory

Reuters and Saskatoon newsroom PARIS (Reuters) – French plant-based ingredient maker Roquette will build the world’s largest pea protein facility in Portage la Prairie, Man., to meet fast-growing demand for vegetable protein in food and pharmaceutical products in North America, the group said on Wednesday. The global pea protein market has seen a sharp rise […] Read more

EU rapeseed sown but rain needed

PARIS, France – European rapeseed sowings are now complete in France and Germany, the main producers, but some areas are suffering from a serious lack of rain that could lead to growth problems and lower yields. Although it was too early to give precise estimates for the area sown, analysts expect the rapeseed plantings to […] Read more