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Viewpoint & Interview
Date：May. 26, 2020 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
A new cinmethylin herbicide from BASF called Luximax is the first unique mode of action in a generation and as such has been given its own group. The herbicide ...
Date：Aug. 29, 2019 Category：Science&Research
A GLOBAL team led by Punjab Agricultural University, India, with researchers from The University of Western Australia (UWA), have made a significant breakthroug...
Date：Dec. 20, 2017 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Syngenta Crop Protection AG
Rising paranoia about the environmental impact of modern farm chemicals, particularly in Europe, risks making climate change and other environmental and food su...
Date：Dec. 8, 2016 Category：Markets
Seed companies are experiencing strong demand for canola seed for the 2017 season on the back of exceptional yields and strong prices. Canola plantings are expe...
Date：Nov. 16, 2016 Category：Products
Syngenta is set to launch what it claims is “the best fungicide for cereals” by next spring, giving exceptionally good control of rusts and septoria in wheat.
Date：Sep. 14, 2016 Category：Products
Agrochemicals giant BASF is set to launch a new “blockbuster” azole cereal fungicide as early as 2019 and then a blackgrass herbicide with a new mode of actio...
Date：Jul. 19, 2016 Category：Companies
Plantings of genetically modified (GM) canola in Australia have made a modest 2.5 per cent year on year rise according to Monsanto, the company that owns the Ro...
Date：May. 12, 2016 Category：Products
A wheat fungicide Priaxor EC(fluxapyroxad+ pyraclostrobin+tetraconazole) from BASF has been launched in UK ahead of the all-important T2 spray timing, claiming ...
Date：Mar. 30, 2016 Category：Products
UK recently approved first new herbicide active for more than 20 years to control broad-leaved weeds in cereals, which will be available to growers from mid-Apr...
Date：Oct. 29, 2015 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
In just 15 years global spending on crop protection chemical products has almost doubled in value to be worth more than $86 billion a year.
Date：Jun. 12, 2015 Category：Companies
Bayer CropScience’s Blackgrass Task Manager tool aims to create a one-stop advice shop for implementing various blackgrass control measures throughout the crop...
Date：Jun. 5, 2015 Category：Products
The first SDHI-based fungicide seed dressing from Syngenta for cereals is set to be launched next year in UK, offering yield advantages over rivals when used in...
Date：Mar. 16, 2015 Category：Companies
Syngenta is ready to support UK farmer-led groups looking to push for the emergency use of banned neonicotinoid seed dressings in oilseed rape.
Date：Jul. 4, 2014 Category：Companies
Syngenta is withdrawing its request for the emergency use of neonicotinoid seed treatments on winter oilseed rape due to the lack of time before autumn drilling...
Date：May. 26, 2014 Category：Markets
Germany Farm manager Dirk Wendel faces a near trebling of his fungicide costs this season as he needs to spend more to control aggressive yellow rust in his win...
Date：Apr. 28, 2014 Category：Products
The first cases of disease resistance to SDHI fungicides in cereals have been found in the UK.
Date：Dec. 9, 2013 Category：Regulations
Over the next three years grassland farmers will have to adhere to new rules governing professional pesticide use as part of the EU’s Sustainable Use Directive...
Date：Sep. 3, 2013 Category：Products
Dow AgroSciences is searching for farmers with grass fields containing a high proportion of docks to take part in a new initiative being launched next year in U...
Tags:Application & Technology
Date：Aug. 19, 2013 Category：Markets
The area of land growing genetically modified maize in Spain has increased by almost 20% to record levels.
Date：Aug. 12, 2013 Category：Companies
CHINA's name is synonymous with making low-cost farm chemical, but when it comes to the world-famous herbicide brand Roundup, Chinese giant Sinochem draws the l...