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Date：Mar. 31, 2020 Category：Markets
For all of you working on farms and ranches, you realize that the important work of producing food and feeding people never stops. It’s the same pattern for th...
Date：Mar. 20, 2020 Category：Regulations
US EPA’s new method for determining how to evaluate the effects of pesticides on endangered species has been greeted with praise from the agricultural industry...
Date：Feb. 25, 2020 Category：Regulations
A USDA advisory committee is recommending that "due to the overwhelming reports of dicamba volatilization," registrations for dicamba herbicides such as Xtendim...
Date：Jan. 28, 2020 Category：Companies
Bayer CropScience Ltda.
Bayer may be close to settling thousands of lawsuits alleging exposure to Roundup as a cause of cancer.
Date：Jan. 27, 2020 Category：Markets
Queen Elizabeth II Last Thursday gave her formal approval to legislation pulling Britain out of the European Union, setting the stage for a potential U.S.-U.K. ...
Date：Nov. 5, 2019 Category：Regulations
China is offering new hope that the "phase one" trade deal that's supposed to be a boon for U.S. ag exports can be finalized and signed this month. High-level U...
Date：Nov. 4, 2019 Category：Regulations
There is no gene-edited wheat being commercially grown in the U.S. yet, but that day could come soon, and that's why U.S. Wheat Associates is pleased with Japan...
Date：Oct. 18, 2019 Category：Regulations
There isn't enough evidence to conclude paraquat causes Parkinson's Disease, the US Environmental Protection Agency said in a health effects assessment released...
Date：Sep. 17, 2019 Category：Markets
FDA found that 96.2% of domestic and 89.6% of imported human foods complied with federal standards. No pesticide chemical residues were found in 52.5% of the do...
Date：Sep. 10, 2019 Category：Regulations
The U.S. EPA says it will review U.S. pesticide patents for claims of potential synergistic effects among active ingredients. Synergistic effects cause the tota...
Date：Jul. 15, 2019 Category：Markets
U.S. soybean exports to China have been unusually strong over the past several months, but they're still nowhere near the pace they were before the trade war an...
Date：Jun. 7, 2019 Category：Regulations
The Trump administration is trying to do what the George W. Bush and Obama administrations couldn't: Update and streamline USDA's 32-year-old process for geneti...
Date：May. 20, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Africa’s uneasy history with agricultural biotechnology can be summed up by what’s growing, and not growing, on a small research farm in central Malawi, one o...
Date：May. 17, 2019 Category：Markets
The war on glyphosate in California has taken a new turn. The president of the University of California system, Janet Napolitano, has banned the use of the herb...
Date：Apr. 26, 2019 Category：Companies
Bayer has signaled it will not go down quietly while its signature agricultural product, Roundup, is on trial in California.
Date：Apr. 23, 2019 Category：Products
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has given the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 90 days to decide whether to allow the use of chlorpyrifos.
Date：Mar. 26, 2019 Category：Markets
Rumors that China would make a significant corn purchase finally panned out last Friday when the USDA announced an export sale of 300,000 metric tons to Chinese...
Date：Feb. 20, 2019 Category：Regulations
A bipartisan bill to reauthorize the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act, which funds EPA oversight of the chemicals, passed the Senate by unanimous consent ...
Date：Jan. 15, 2019 Category：Regulations
The Environmental Protection Agency of the United States has decided to withdraw proposals under review at the Office of Management and Budget to lower the mini...
Date：Oct. 4, 2018 Category：Markets
India, the second most populous country in the world, has reached out to the U.S., seeking a free trade agreement, President Trump said Monday.