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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 CropScience AG
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...
Date：Oct. 14, 2019 Category：Markets
India, one of the world’s biggest agricultural producers, experienced its heaviest monsoon rains in 25 years this year.
While rain would normally cheer the ...
Date：Oct. 14, 2019 Category：Companies
Biotechnology start-up Ginkgo Bioworks said on Wednesday that it had raised a $350 million fund to more easily invest in spinout ventures that use its bio-engin...
Date：Oct. 10, 2019 Category：Markets
India's monsoon rains started withdrawing from the northwest region from Wednesday, marking the most delayed retreat of the seasonal rainfall, the Indian Meteor...
Date：Oct. 8, 2019 Category：Regulations
A pending U.S. lawsuit over claims related to Bayer's (BAYGn.DE) glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been delayed, the company said on last Sunday, with a co...
Date：Oct. 8, 2019 Category：Markets
Monsoon rains in India were 10% above average in 2019 and the highest in 25 years as seasonal rainfall continued longer than expected, the weather department sa...
Date：Oct. 2, 2019 Category：Markets
Brazilian farmers are wary of the imminent introduction of a new genetically modified soy seed technology because of the risks associated with dicamba, a herbic...
Date：Oct. 2, 2019 Category：Companies
German drugmaker Bayer on Tuesday said it is to spend more than 25 billion euros ($27.22 billion) on research and development at its agriculture unit over the n...
Date：Sep. 30, 2019 Category：Markets
Current weather conditions indicate that India’s monsoon is unlikely to start receding before early October, more than a month later than usual, the head of th...
Brazil this week shipped 60,000 tonnes of corn to the United States, according to Refinitiv data, an unusual export destination given the North American country...
Date：Sep. 23, 2019 Category：Markets
India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rains in 2019 for the first time in six years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, two senior w...
An Arkansas panel has approved new rules for the use of an herbicide that has drawn complaints from farmers who say it has drifted onto their crops and caused d...
Date：Sep. 12, 2019 Category：Markets
Monsoon rains in India were above average in the week through Wednesday, the weather office said, as soybean and cotton growing central parts of the country rec...
Date：Sep. 9, 2019 Category：Companies
A Brazilian judge has ordered Germany’s Bayer to deposit an additional 286 million reais ($69.4 million) in an escrow account due to a patent dispute with loca...