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Date：Nov. 27, 2017 Category：Companies
Syngenta Crop Protection AG
The tools of biotechnology have been used in crop development for more than three decades. And while transgenic crops may have gotten the public's attention in ...
Date：Sep. 28, 2017 Category：Science&Research
A discovery by researchers at the Rice Experiment Station in Biggs, California offers hope that a possible new rice variety may someday give growers better cont...
Date：Jun. 27, 2017 Category：Products
Dow AgroSciences LLC
Alforex Seeds, the forage seed company of Dow AgroSciences, held an alfalfa field day early this summer in Yuma, Ariz., hosted by John Daily Farms, to explain a...
Date：Mar. 16, 2016 Category：Markets
The amount of pesticides used statewide declined 3 percent in 2014 according to data from the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. For a second year i...
Date：Feb. 16, 2016 Category：Products
Dow AgroSciences has received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and California Department of Pesticide Regulation approval for Kerb SC (propyzamide) he...
Date：Jan. 22, 2015 Category：Products
Dow AgroSciences has received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and California Department of Pesticide Regulation approvals for Dithane F-45 Rainshield fungi...
Date：Oct. 29, 2014 Category：Products
Dow AgroSciences has received U.S. EPA and California Department of Pesticide Regulation approval for Simplicity CA herbicide use in wheat and triticale.
Date：Dec. 18, 2013 Category：Products
Bayer CropScience will introduce soon a new class of chemistry that will be an alternative to imidacloprid, the company’s embattled systemic insecticide that h...
Date：May. 8, 2013 Category：Regulations
The Northern California District Court dismissed the most recent and far reaching lawsuit on Endangered Species Act (ESA) consultation. Under the ESA, US EPA is...
Date：Nov. 21, 2012 Category：Science&Research
The International Fertilizer Industry Association (IFA) and the International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) have collaborated to produce a new publication ti...
Date：Jul. 25, 2012 Category：Markets
Department of Pesticide Regulation Director Brian R. Leahy announced that air monitoring of nearly three dozen pesticides in California for the past year shows ...
Tags:Environment & Health
Date：Jun. 21, 2012 Category：Products
Syngenta is updating its chlorothalonil-containing product labels to meet the new No Significant Risk Level (NSRL) of 41 µg/day set by the California Office of...
Date：Feb. 13, 2012 Category：Products
Western agricultural concerns about weed cost increases center on the growing problem of herbicide resistance.
Date：Nov. 1, 2011 Category：Regulations
New pesticide permitting requirements has went into effect on October 31, 2011 despite a lack of clarity around who really needs to obtain the permits – or if ...
Date：Oct. 12, 2011 Category：Markets
The global market for glyphosate is forecast to reach 1.35 million metric tons by the year 2017. Major factors driving growth in the global glyphosate market in...
Date：May. 17, 2011 Category：Regulations
The Supreme Court will decide later this month whether to hear a precedent-setting case about whether EPA has the discretion to reject requests from pesticide r...
Date：May. 6, 2011 Category：Markets
As the use of biotechnology increases and more companies move forward with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s approval to begin full-scale commercializ...
Date：Apr. 12, 2011 Category：Regulations
Dow AgroSciences announced that Japan has established maximum residue levels (MRLs) for spinetoram, the active ingredient in Delegate WG and Radiant SC insectic...
Date：Apr. 7, 2011 Category：Markets
World cotton production in 2010/11 is forecast at 115.5 million bales, up 14 percent from a year earlier, as producers respond to strong market prices for the f...
Date：Jan. 27, 2011 Category：Products
There is no pipeline full of new herbicides headed your way to stem the growing problem of weeds resistant to glyphosate or any other herbicide for that matter.