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Date：Jun. 14, 2019 Category：Companies
Argentine biotechnology firm Bioceres SA hopes a soybean seed it is developing with drought-resistant proprieties receives approval within the next month in the...
Date：Jun. 12, 2019 Category：Companies
An Indian farm group said its members had planted a variety of genetically modified cotton seeds which have not been approved by the country’s government, an o...
Syngenta International AG
Syngenta plans to build its first herbicide plant in Russia at a cost of 1.6 billion roubles ($25 million), it said on Tuesday.
Date：May. 31, 2019 Category：Companies
Mumbai-based UPL Ltd, will invest some $200 million in Brazil over five years to best serve local food producers who are key suppliers in India’s ever-growing ...
Date：May. 20, 2019 Category：Regulations
Brazil’s agriculture minister will ask Chinese officials on Thursday to greenlight exports to the Asian nation of sugar made from genetically modified (GM) sug...
Date：May. 17, 2019 Category：Markets
The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday forecast bigger-than-expected domestic supplies of corn, soybeans and wheat, with outlooks for big harvests and exp...
Date：May. 15, 2019 Category：Regulations
A California jury on Monday awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused their cancer, in the la...
Date：Apr. 25, 2019 Category：Companies
Bayer's largest shareholder, fund manager BlackRock, will not support the German company's management in a key vote at its annual general meeting on Friday, two...
Date：Apr. 24, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Farmers can now for the first time insure their produce against price volatility as easily as insuring their homes, with a global platform based on hundreds of ...
Date：Apr. 12, 2019 Category：Products
A French court has ruled that Monsanto was liable for the sickness of a farmer who inhaled one of its herbicides, in another legal setback for the Bayer-owned b...
Date：Apr. 12, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Thursday criticized Vietnam’s move to ban imports of glyphosate-based herbicides, saying the decision would have ...
Date：Apr. 8, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
China’s lengthy approval process for genetically modified crops remains a sticking point in talks to end the trade war between China and the United States, acc...
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Date：Mar. 29, 2019 Category：Regulations
A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded $80 million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup caused his cancer, in the latest l...
Date：Mar. 29, 2019 Category：Companies
Soy producer associations in 10 Brazilian states have filed a legal petition to join with growers from Mato Grosso state and get Bayer to deposit royalties rela...
Date：Mar. 25, 2019 Category：Markets
Canada is optimistic it can make progress this year in talks to persuade China to allow imports of Canadian canola seed to resume, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...
Date：Mar. 11, 2019 Category：Regulations
The European Food Safety Agency (EFSA) must disclose details of studies on the toxicity and carcinogenic properties of glyphosate, EU judges ruled on last Thurs...
Date：Mar. 7, 2019 Category：Companies
French seed maker Vilmorin, said on Tuesday it was continuing some exports to Iran with the backing of a French bank, and will participate in efforts to impleme...
Date：Mar. 5, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
U.S. President Donald Trump said he had asked China to immediately remove all tariffs on U.S. agricultural products because trade talks were progressing well.
Date：Feb. 27, 2019 Category：Regulations
Bayer AG on Monday faced a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer, six months after the company's...
Date：Feb. 25, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
U.S. President Donald Trump's trade war with China has roiled agricultural markets and given the world's top grain merchants the one thing they have long claime...