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Date：Jun. 15, 2020 Category：Companies
Idai Nature S.L.
Idai Nature has considerably increased its innovative potential and is currently developing products based on botanical extracts with a biofungicide, biobacteri...
Date：Jun. 2, 2020 Category：Markets
As if the COVID-19 lockdown wasn't bad enough, crops in Nagaland are under attack from a moth larva commonly known as inchworm.
Officials of the Agriculture ...
Date：Mar. 26, 2020 Category：Products
Koppert Biological Systems（KOPPERT B.V.）
For the first time, it is possible to carry out the biological control of the pest that harms the Canarian banana the most. Koppert Spain has made the first rel...
Date：Jan. 23, 2020 Category：Products
Plant-based diets can play a role in reducing carbon emissions, but to realistically deliver significant and sustainable change, the industry must further impro...
Tags:Fruits and Vegetables
Date：Jan. 10, 2020 Category：Markets
In mid-December, Latin American banana producers met at the facilities of the National Banana Corporation of Costa Rica (Corbana) to analyze the possible conseq...
Tags:MRLsFruits and Vegetables
Date：Jan. 2, 2020 Category：Companies
Maximum residue limits (MRL) are a globally accepted tool in the food safety basket. It offers consumers a guarantee that fresh produce is safe for human consum...
Tags:MRLsInvestment & Expansion
Date：Nov. 12, 2019 Category：Markets
India and sixteen other countries such as Brazil, Colombia, Argentina and the US have complained at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against the EU decision t...
Date：Oct. 11, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
“We believe we have developed a field-tomato variety that changes the industry,” says Bryan Zingel with Sakata Seed America. “In terms of quality, the domest...
Date：Sep. 13, 2019 Category：Products
Stem-end rot (SER) is one of the most frequently occurring postharvest diseases of mango fruit grown in the Mediterranean climate, and it is caused by a variety...
Date：Jan. 18, 2018 Category：Products
Seminis Monstanto launched its newly crowned tomato during an Open Day event at Azienda Agricola Terre di Capopassero (Sicily).
Date：Jul. 7, 2017 Category：Companies
Syngenta Crop Protection AG
Syngenta and Hazera have announced an agreement under which Hazera will take over the Syngenta leek seeds portfolio, effective July 1, 2017.
Tags:AcquisitionFruits and Vegetables
Date：May. 29, 2017 Category：Markets
India has appointed Dr. B.N.S Murthy as the new Indian commissioner for horticulture, where his main target is to double the average income of Indian farmers.
Tags:PeopleFruits and Vegetables
Date：Oct. 21, 2016 Category：Markets
The Union of Grower and Rancher Unions has shown its opposition to the measure proposed by the Commission, and discussed, this week, at the Council of Ministers...
Date：Oct. 20, 2016 Category：Markets
The Argentine National Health and Agricultural Food Quality Service (Senasa) and the Ministry of Agricultural Industry, will host the 9th, Western Hemisphere's,...
Date：Jul. 4, 2016 Category：Markets
France prohibits the import of cherries from nine countries, because controversial pesticides are used.
Date：Apr. 25, 2016 Category：Companies
At the 6th International Banana Congress, which took place from April 19 to 22, 2016 in Miami, Florida, USA, Bayer showcased its portfolio of products and solut...
Date：Sep. 3, 2015 Category：Regulations
The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) stated that Puebla had stopped using methyl bromide to combat the pla...
Date：Aug. 24, 2015 Category：Products
Gand University, the Institute of Agricultural Research and the Flemish Biotechnology Institute have announced that the first field tests of mildew resistant Bi...
Date：Oct. 29, 2014 Category：Companies
Last Friday, the president of the Region of La Rioja, Pedro Sanz, inaugurated the new Phytopathology Laboratory with which the seed company Ramiro Arnedo not on...
Tags:Investment & Expansion
Date：Aug. 13, 2013 Category：Products
After a year and a half of research on new sources for humic substances, CODIAGRO has launched the Biorad-20®, an innovative soluble liquid humic extract which...