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Date：Jun. 14, 2017 Category：Companies
Syngenta Canada Inc.
Canola growers checking out Syngenta Canada’s 2018 seed guide for Western Canada will notice canola by its absence.
Date：Feb. 16, 2017 Category：Regulations
Canada’s farmers aren’t likely to see less competition for their crop chemical dollars if the owner of Adama Canada buys Syngenta, the Canadian antitrust watc...
Date：Jun. 15, 2015 Category：Science&Research
Researchers have discovered bacterial strains in the soil that show promise as disease controls. Some bacteria suppress or inhibit late blight by over 90 per ce...
Date：Jun. 5, 2015 Category：Companies
Frost, wind, moisture and even flea beetles have already devastated Prairie canola crops this season, leading to unprecedented reseeding — and seed companies a...
Date：Jan. 14, 2014 Category：Products
BASF Canada recently announced it’s picked up regulatory approval for Outlook, a dimethenamid-P (group 15) herbicide to be applied on potato crops as a pre-eme...
Date：Nov. 19, 2013 Category：Markets
Infestations of the helicoverpa caterpillar in Brazil’s grain belt prompted the agriculture ministry on Monday to declare a state of emergency in the leading s...
Date：Sep. 2, 2013 Category：Companies
Thunder Seed, a Minnesota corn, soybean and grain seed production and marketing company, has expanded its footprint in Western Canada by buying a Prairie compet...
Date：Jun. 17, 2013 Category：Regulations
The unapproved genetically modified wheat that was discovered sprouting in Oregon appears to have been “a single isolated incident,” U.S. agricultural officia...
Date：Nov. 26, 2012 Category：Products
The Canadian crop protection arm of German chemical firm BASF has picked up registration for Priaxor DS, which it said will be the first Canadian fungicide cont...
Date：Jun. 27, 2012 Category：Regulations
EU has revised its limit on glyphosate residue in lentil imports to 10 parts per million (ppm), up from its much tighter previous residue limit of 0.1. ppm.
Date：Jun. 15, 2012 Category：Products
Valent Canada has inked a deal that sees Nufarm distributing the newly-registered Quash Fungicide in Canada.
Date：Mar. 22, 2012 Category：Products
Syngenta Canada last week picked up federal registration in Eastern Canada for its new Group 9 and 14 product, dubbed Flexstar GT.
Date：Jan. 30, 2012 Category：Products
A new liquid formulation of a seed-applied nutrient has been cleared for use on wheat, barley, oat and corn crops.
Date：Aug. 18, 2011 Category：Markets
The area seeded to biotech crops in Canada has increased in recent years, reaching roughly eight million hectares (19.8 million acres) in 2011, according to a r...
Date：Jul. 21, 2011 Category：Products
Pioneer Hi-Bred says it has received Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) approval of its Optimum AcreMax insect protection, which integrates insect control a...