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Date：May. 30, 2011 Category：Companies
Action was taken by Bayer CropScience against the following companies: Agropharm Limited (United Kingdom), Roots Ingenieros (Spain) and Eastsun Chemical Co. Lim...
Date：May. 30, 2011 Category：Markets
After a decade of study, a research team led by Dr. Kongming Wu, professor and director of the Plant Protection Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Agr...
DuPont expects to increase market share for corn and soybean seeds in North America for the third straight year in 2011, the head of the company's seed division...
The Managing Director of Canterbury Seed New Zealand, Craig Carr, has announced that Warrick Chudleigh has joined Canterbury Seed in a newly created role of Bus...
Date：May. 27, 2011 Category：Markets
China's worst drought in a half-century is deepening, with the parched conditions that have left millions in the Yangtze River region without enough drinking wa...
Date：May. 27, 2011 Category：Products
Recently, fungicide coumoxystrobin was introduced by SRICI (Shenyang Research Institute of Chemical Industry) and Jilin Province Bada Pesticide Co, Ltd, another...
EVITO Fungicide (active ingredients: tebuconazole+fluoxastrobin) from Arysta LifeScience North America received approval of a supplemental label by the U.S. Env...
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has issued a special local needs (SLN) registration to the Gowan Co., allowing North Dakota potato growers to use chemiga...
Syngenta announced today that it has received cultivation approval for its MIR162 trait, branded Agrisure Viptera, from the Ministry of Agriculture in Argentina...
Tags:TraitNew GM registration
Two months of dry, hot weather will follow the cold spring, the state weather forecasting body confirmed for June-July. Currently, the country is being passed b...
YongNong BioSciences CO.,LTD.
Zhejiang Yongnong, a leading agrochemical manufacturer in China, announced on Monday that their picloram has been registered in Brazil.
According to the Minister, Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, the month of April was exceptionally hot and dry, with rainfall levels at 29% of those normally expected ...
Wheat yields could have already been cut by a quarter due to the severe lack of rainfall over the past three months, according to figures from Broom's Barn Rese...
Cocoa farmers from Brazil to Mexico are scrambling to protect their crops from a potentially devastating fungus that could crimp supplies of the chocolate ingre...
Agrochemicals have a lot of benefits in improving the quality and quantity of agricultural produce, it is one of the wonderful technological breakthroughs in th...
Tags:Environment & Health
Date：May. 27, 2011 Category：Regulations
Germany and the UK have produced a joint position paper on how the criteria for endocrine disrupting pesticides need to be developed.
Date：May. 26, 2011 Category：Products
Bayer CropScience announced that the EPA approved a new label for Ignite herbicide (active ingredient: glufosinate-ammonium) in soybeans. LibertyLink soybean gr...
Gowan Company, LLC has announced that Section 24(c) registrations are available for Permit herbicide (active ingredient: halosulfuron-methyl) for post emergent ...
Date：May. 26, 2011 Category：Markets
The Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) region needs to replant 100,000ha of coffee in the 2011-15 period, or about 20 per cent of the region's total coffee area, ac...
Date：May. 26, 2011 Category：Regulations
The Environmental Risk Management Authority has revoked the approvals for the fungicide quintozene, due to dioxin impurities. Quintozene is used commercially on...
Farmers have strongly rejected the use of genetically modified (GM) seeds in Uganda, saying with their introduction is detrimental to the indigenous seed. At a ...
Last month, a 127 countries meeting in Genava has agreed to add endosulfan to the POPs list, indicating that the organochlorine insecticide to be eliminated fro...
Date：May. 26, 2011 Category：Companies
Exosect, a leading provider of intelligent pest management solutions, today announced that it has signed a collaborative agreement with Sylvan Bio, the speciali...
Date：May. 25, 2011 Category：Companies
Dow Agro Sciences from the United States has launched its China headquarters in the city of Nantong in eastern China, according to company sources
Date：May. 25, 2011 Category：Markets
Even though there's more stripe rust in Pacific Northwest wheat fields this year, researchers say the outlook is good -- as long as farmers spray their fields a...
Plant pathologist Kith Jayasena reports that widespread powdery mildew infection together with barley leaf rust has been found on self sown barley paddocks in t...
Date：May. 25, 2011 Category：Products
The aerosol product delivers fast knockdown and long-lasting residual control of bed bugs, spiders, fleas, ticks and more than 40 additional pests, FMC reports.
"Significant" alfalfa weevil defoliation is occurring on Ohio alfalfa, according to Ohio State University specialists Ron Hammond, Andy Michel and Mark Sulc.
Date：May. 25, 2011 Category：Regulations
Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE), Sindh has started inquiry against eight high officials and employees of provincial agriculture department for issuing licen...
Date：May. 25, 2011 Category：Science&Research
Emphasising the threat of beet cyst nematode (BCN), Syngenta will be displaying a giant version of the Heterodera schachtii nematode on Cereals 2011 stand B210,...