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Date：Aug. 27, 2010 Category：Regulations
Bayer CropScience LP has agreed to pay a $37,790 civil penalty to the U.S. to settle allegations that it failed to adequately implement a risk management progra...
Date：Aug. 26, 2010 Category：Markets
Male rats exposed in vitro to low doses of widely used herbicide are more likely than others to develop prostate inflammation, U.S. researchers say.
Tags:Environment & Health
Date：Aug. 26, 2010 Category：Companies
Agrochemical major Punjab Chemicals and Crop Protection Ltd plans to make a foray into contract manufacturing space by producing herbicides for two global compa...
Ghana is collaborating with India to manufacture fertilizer in Ghana from by-products from the emerging oil and gas industry, Mr Yaw Effah-Baafi, Deputy Minster...
ISAA 2010 was held at the Campus of the Technical University of Munich in Freising, Bavaria, Germany, during August 16-20, 2010. ISAA 2010 provided the most rec...
Date：Aug. 26, 2010 Category：Products
Glyphosate resistance is becoming more than a threat for many growers across the United States; it is becoming a reality. The Syngenta Resistance Fighter? of t...
Date：Aug. 24, 2010 Category：Science&Research
A microscopic look into the genes of a Colorado wheat variety has allowed Texas AgriLife Research scientists to identify a wheat streak mosaic virus-resistance ...
Date：Aug. 24, 2010 Category：Markets
Seed Co Limited, Zimbabwes largest seed producer, sees profit rising at least 50 percent this fiscal year from $13 million in the year to March 2010, buoyed by ...
Date：Aug. 24, 2010 Category：Companies
Gowan Canada, LLC has been granted the Canadian crop protection marketing rights for Confirm(R) 240F Agricultural Insecticide by Nippon Soda Co. Ltd. and plans ...
Date：Aug. 24, 2010 Category：Products
It is reported that Kwin’s fungicide was listed in the National Spark Program by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China. The...
Field trials of the genetically modified Bt cotton will soon start in Tanzania now that the legal framework is already in place, according to the Tanzania Cotto...
Date：Aug. 24, 2010 Category：Regulations
The recent Union Cabinet chaired by Indias Prime Minister approved the Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India Bill 2010 which is expected to be introduced ...
Monsanto India (MIL), the leading hybrid seed and technology provider, plans to launch two high-yielding hybrid variety of maize, next year.
Date：Aug. 23, 2010 Category：Markets
A new study has found links between a pesticide that is used in Australia and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), local media reported on Friday.
Eurofins Agroscience Services Ltd.
A Hamburg-based lab, Eurofins, has found high levels of pesticide residue in Indian rice, both Basmati and non-Basmati. This may jeopardize the export of around...
Tags:IndiaEnvironment & Health
Date：Aug. 23, 2010 Category：Products
Syngenta Seeds, Inc. announced it has received approval from regulatory authorities in both Mexico and the Philippines for both the Agrisure Viptera 3111 trait ...
Building on a 70-year heritage of helping customers improve the performance of their products and bring new products to market, Momentive Performance Materials ...
Bayer CropScience, one of the largest private employers in Camden County, is closing in about two years, costing 84 employees their jobs.
Date：Aug. 23, 2010 Category：Companies
Insecticides (India) Limited
Insecticides India Ltd, a listed firm engaged in pesticides manufacturing, said it targets one-fourth increase in its turnover to Rs 500 crore in this fiscal th...
Date：Aug. 23, 2010 Category：Biotech
Monsanto Company confirmed that at yesterdays National Technical Biosafety Committee (CTNBio) meeting in Brazil, the committee approved Monsantos
Date：Aug. 20, 2010 Category：Companies
The head of Monsanto Co. (MOS) said Wednesday that the companys performance for its current fiscal fourth quarter remains on track after it announced price cuts...
United Phosphorus, Inc. (UPI), a supplier of post-patent crop protection technologies, has named Brian Cardin as the national ag sales manager.
Date：Aug. 20, 2010 Category：Products
Use of endosulfan, an organochlorine insectide first registered in the 1950s, is being phased out in Jamaica. Michael Ramsay, Pesticide Control Authoritys (PCAs...
A new winter wheat variety that could be a strong option when crop rotations dictate the need for later-drilling is being launched to growers for this autumn.
Biomor, member of the Stockton Group - a global supplier of high quality, innovative eco-friendly crop protection solutions, was pleased to host 4 High Officia...
Crop protection firm Certis has appointed Dr Tudor Dawkins to the position of Technical Manager.
Date：Aug. 20, 2010 Category：Biotech
Date：Aug. 19, 2010 Category：Companies
Valent U.S.A. LLC
Valent U.S.A. Corporation announced Matt Plitt has joined the company as senior director of sales for its growing agricultural business unit.
Date：Aug. 19, 2010 Category：Regulations
EPA is proposing to conditionally register a pesticide product containing nanosilver as a new active ingredient for a period of 4 years.
Date：Aug. 19, 2010 Category：Products
Bayer CropScience is cooperating with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) following today’s announcement to cancel the registration of Aldicarb, sold as ...