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Date：Jan. 20, 2020 Category：Companies
Bayer CropScience AG
Bayer could be close to settling more than 75,000 cancer claims related to its Roundup herbicide, with mediator Ken Feinberg recently saying he was “cautiously...
Date：Jan. 16, 2020 Category：Markets
President Trump on Wednesday signed a partial trade deal with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, China.
China will boost purchases of U.S. goods and services by $2...
Date：Jan. 15, 2020 Category：Regulations
The French government has established safe distances for pesticide spreading on crops near homes in an attempt to settle a heated debate between farmers and env...
Date：Jan. 14, 2020 Category：Regulations
The European Commission decided on Monday not to renew approval for a pesticide linked to harming bees, effectively banning Bayer’s insecticide known as thiacl...
Date：Jan. 2, 2020 Category：Regulations
China approved two new genetically modified (GM) crops for import on Monday that could boost agricultural purchases from the United States, while renewing permi...
Date：Dec. 31, 2019 Category：Regulations
China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it plans to issue biosafety certificates to a domestically grown, genetically modified (GM) soybean crop and two cor...
Date：Dec. 23, 2019 Category：Companies
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department said a federal appeals court should reverse a lower court verdict finding Bayer AG liable in...
Date：Dec. 23, 2019 Category：Markets
Yellow rust is expected to affect China's wheat output around spring next year, after the disease spreads to key production areas across the eastern and northwe...
Date：Dec. 19, 2019 Category：Regulations
French health and environment agency ANSES said on last Monday it was banning 36 products containing herbicide glyphosate and refusing applications to launch an...
Date：Dec. 19, 2019 Category：Markets
India will exempt Canada for three months from its policy that so-called pulse crops such as peas and lentils must be fumigated with methyl bromide to kill inse...
Date：Dec. 18, 2019 Category：Companies
Bayer AG on Monday said it has asked a U.S. federal appeals court to throw out a $25 million judgment it was ordered to pay to a California man who blamed the c...
Date：Dec. 11, 2019 Category：Regulations
Austria’s caretaker leader on Monday made clear she would not sign into law the European Union’s first national ban on the weedkiller glyphosate due to a tech...
Date：Dec. 6, 2019 Category：Companies
Germany’s Bayer (BAYGn.DE) has agreed with plaintiffs to postpone its next two U.S. lawsuits over the alleged cancer-causing effects of its glyphosate-based we...
Tags:HerbicidesEnvironment & HealthGlyphosate
Date：Dec. 3, 2019 Category：Markets
India's wheat production could jump to a second consecutive annual record in 2020 as the wettest monsoon in 25 years is set to help farmers in expanding the are...
Date：Nov. 27, 2019 Category：Companies
Monsanto pleaded guilty to spraying a banned pesticide on the Hawaiian island of Maui, and agreed to pay $10.2 million in criminal fines and other payments for ...
Date：Nov. 19, 2019 Category：Markets
Heavy rains in October and November have brought more misery to India's farmers, after summer-sown crops such as soybean, cotton, rice and vegetables suffered r...
Date：Nov. 1, 2019 Category：Companies
Germany's Bayer (BAYGn.DE) is now facing 42,700 U.S. plaintiffs blaming its glyphosate-based weedkillers for their cancer, more than twice the tally in July and...
Date：Oct. 23, 2019 Category：Regulations
Bayer CropScience Ltda.
European Union governments on Tuesday widened the EU ban on pesticides linked to harming bees after deciding not to renew their approval for Bayer’s (BAYGn.DE)...
Date：Oct. 21, 2019 Category：Companies
Bayer expects the number of claims in the United States related to Roundup herbicide to have surged in the third quarter, as the German drugs and pesticides mak...
Yara International ASA
Norway’s Yara (YAR.OL) said on last Friday it was starting a share buy-back program after reporting quarterly earnings that were broadly in line with forecasts...