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Date：Sep. 13, 2011 Category：Companies
Tata Chemicals along with its joint venture partners Singapore-based Olam International and the Government of Gabon have signed the pre-construction services ag...
Herbicide vendor Nufarm provided mixed news yesterday, telling investors it would beat forecasts for its underlying net profit for the year to July 31, but warn...
Chromatin Inc. announced that they have reached the first milestone in their research collaboration with Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The ...
Date：Sep. 12, 2011 Category：Products
Univar Professional Products & Services (PP&S) announced that its MasterLine I MaxxPro and I MaxxPro 2F products are now registered for exterior perimeter termi...
Date：Sep. 12, 2011 Category：Companies
China-based Potash-based fertilizer producer Migao Corp reported net income for the first quarter of C$7.8 million or C$0.15 per share as compared to net income...
Valent U.S.A. Corporation announced that NipsIt SUITE Sugar Beets System is now available to sugar beet growers.
SynTech Research is pleased to announce it has received GEP accreditation in Germany and GLP recognition in Japan.
Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, announced a new investment in the Australian wheat industry.
Date：Sep. 12, 2011 Category：Regulations
France will, if necessary, issue a new ban on the genetically modified maize of US biochemicals company Monsanto, Environment Minister Nathalie Kosciusko-Morize...
Russian phosphate fertilizer producer, Phosagro, has posted a 1H 2011 net income of 12.291 billion roubles under IFRS.
Date：Sep. 9, 2011 Category：Markets
A study conducted by the University of Southern California attempted to find increased exposure to pesticides among older men in California’s Central Valley.
Tags:Environment & Health
Date：Sep. 9, 2011 Category：Science&Research
Maize plants that have been inoculated with bacteria naturally present in the soil show improved resistance against a pathogenic fungus and a considerable reduc...
Date：Sep. 9, 2011 Category：Regulations
Today the European Court of Justice judged the French ban on the cultivation of genetically modified crops (GM) illegal.
Date：Sep. 9, 2011 Category：Products
Growers in Iowa and Illinois are experiencing hardship with damaged Bt hybrid corn crops destroyed by corn rootworm. With proven results and convenient applicat...
Take advantage of the elevated view from your combine cab to survey and assess the effectiveness of your weed management program this fall.
Date：Sep. 9, 2011 Category：Companies
Vestaron Corp., the Kalamazoo-based company working to develop new insecticides from substances found in spider venom, says it is hiring veteran agricultural in...
East-West Seed Philippines and Syngenta have recently launched a partnership for highland crop seed varieties including carrot (Chun Hong), Chinese cabbage (Sum...
The latest working group report of the World Health Organization Pesticide Evaluation Scheme (WHOPES) backs Bayer CropScience’s claims of superior effectivenes...
The J. R. Simplot Company has completed its scheduled acquisition of the minority interest of Britz-Simplot Grower Solutions, LLC, a key distributor of seed, cr...
Gowan Company, LLC
Gowan Company, LLC has reached an agreement with EcoFlora to create a joint venture called EcoFlora AGRO.
Cheminova A/S and Chemifert S.A.L. (Holding) signed a letter of intent to form a joint venture company, AGRINOVA S.A.L, for distribution of crop protection pro...
Date：Sep. 8, 2011 Category：Markets
Nearly 10 percent of fruits and vegetables examined in a recent survey by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) were found to have excessive levels of pesticid...
According to the Malagasy Locust Control Centre (CNA), 70.87% of the area infested by locusts in Madagascar have been treated during the 2010-2011 locust campai...
Date：Sep. 8, 2011 Category：Companies
CABB, the German global provider of chemical building blocks, fine and specialty chemicals and custom manufacturing solutions, completes the acquisition of the ...
BASF, the world’s largest chemicals company, is poised to sell most of its nitrogen fertilizer assets to Yara International ASA (YAR), two people with knowledg...
Last week the World Resources Institute (WRI) released a study that ranks Costa Rica as a major consumer of pesticides in the world with a daily intake of 51 ki...
Date：Sep. 8, 2011 Category：Regulations
To better protect children, pets, and wildlife, EPA is moving forward with actions announced in June to ban the sale to consumers of the most toxic rat and mous...
A series of in-depth annual surveys of UK farmers conducted by the Kleffmann Group have indicated that the area of winter wheat, spring barley and winter oilsee...
Date：Sep. 8, 2011 Category：Products
OMNIA Small Scale Limited has introduced two types of compound fertilizer on the local market to encourage crop diversification among farmers in the country.
Date：Sep. 7, 2011 Category：Science&Research
One of the benefits weed scientists enjoy is the ability to evaluate various compounds or technologies prior to their commercialization. In addition to potentia...