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Date：Aug. 6, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Half of the year has passed by in a blink and there is no better time to reflect on the past and assess the future possibilities for Indian agriculture than thi...
Date：Aug. 5, 2019 Category：Science&Research
Indian farmers have planted 78.8 million hectares with summer-sown crops so far, farm ministry data showed on Friday, down 6.6% from last year mainly due to a w...
Date：Aug. 5, 2019 Category：Companies
ScoutPro Inc. has partnered with Farmers Edge to deliver the best-in-class imagery solution available for crop monitoring to their customers. Daily satellite im...
Date：Aug. 5, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
There are many reasons to use Certified seed. It’s the starting point of a successful crop as well as an important risk management tool. Here’s the Certified ...
Date：Aug. 5, 2019 Category：Regulations
Based on a thorough review of recent data, the U.S. EPA concluded that there are reliable data to support reducing the current threefold (3X) Food Quality Prote...
Date：Aug. 5, 2019 Category：Products
SePRO Corporation and Isagro S.p.A. have announced an agreement under which SePRO will market the Isagro Trichoderma based biofungicide to agricultural crop mar...
The Punjab Agriculture Department recently restricted the use of nine pesticides which are generally used for the Basmati crop in Punjab.
India's southeast state of Tamil Nadu has been largely missed by any significant rainfall since the start of the yearly southwest monsoon. Some downpours dampen...
Soybean cyst nematode (SCN) causes the most yield loss of any soybean pathogen in North America, with economic impact in excess of $1 billion per year.
Insecticides (India) Limited
Agro-chemicals firm Insecticides (India) Ltd on August 2 posted a 5.71 per cent jump in consolidated net profit at Rs 36.10 crore during the June quarter on the...
Date：Aug. 5, 2019 Category：Markets
Agricultural inspection by the Gramde do Sul Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock and Rural Development (Seapdr) is structuring permanent teams to oversee the ...
For the purpose of implementing the “Measures for the Administration of Pesticide Labels and Manuals”, the electronic label layout announced on the China Pest...
Datos de la Asociación Brasileña de Empresas de Control Biológico (ABCBio) indican que 2018 registró un crecimiento del 77 % en las ventas de pesticidas bio...
Data from the Brazilian Association of Biological Control Companies (ABCBio) indicates that 2018 registered a 77% growth in the sales of biological pesticides, ...
Canada has made a “small amount” of new canola seed sales to China, but exports to Canada’s biggest canola customer aren’t back to normal.
Amid a challenging global agrochemical market, UPL Ltd (CMP: Rs 573; Mcap: Rs 44,351 crore) reported a disappointing set of Q1 FY20 results, marred by poor oper...
The sample of 750 farmers determined 77 per cent had a positive attitude towards GM crops as a safe and sustainable way to produce more food.
John Deere has added three products to its Frontier equipment lineup including a new rotary tiller portfolio, skid steer carrier adapter and overseeder.
Ahead of AgTech Week in Argentina next week, Bernardo Milesy sat down with Federico Trucco, CEO of the country’s most successful agtech startup Bioceres to fin...
Date：Aug. 2, 2019 Category：Markets
While it may not be the highest acreage crop, rye —in all its forms — has increased in popularity as a crop rotation option for many farmers. Whether it’s fo...
Date：Aug. 2, 2019 Category：Products
Bayer AG has scrapped plans for wide sales next year of a chemical that is intended to protect U.S. crops from yield-robbing worms, citing ongoing safety concer...
Date：Aug. 2, 2019 Category：Companies
Brandt Consolidated Inc.
BRANDT, a leading retailer of professional agronomic services, has acquired a retail agronomy company in Farmersville, IL. Farmers Exchange Fertilizer, Inc. wil...
Syngenta will be launching two new tools to deal with the problems of rust and leaf spots in wheat and barley.
FMC Corporation reported second quarter 2019 revenue of approximately $1.2 billion, an increase of 4.5 percent versus recast second quarter 2018, driven by stro...
Crystal Crop Protection Limited
A new pesticide manufacturing plant of Crystal Crop Protection Limited was recently inaugurated by the Union Minister, Mr. Nitin Gadkari at Butibori India.
Date：Aug. 2, 2019 Category：Science&Research
Monsoon rains in India are expected to be 100% of a long-term average in August and September, the weather office said on Thursday, making up for a shortfall in...
ProBlad Verde is an innovative new biochemical fungicide that leverages the naturally occurring BLAD polypeptide for a never-before-seen, multi-site mode of act...
Weather-related planting delays and lower than expected planted area in corn, soybeans, and canola pressured sales in North America, and together with an unfavo...
Colombia wants to use glyphosate again on a large scale. This is despite the fact that, four years ago, it was one of the first countries in the world to restri...
In any eukaryotic organism, the DNA in a cell exists not as a loose strand, but as a highly condensed complex that consists of DNA and other proteins known as h...