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Date：May. 18, 2010 Category：Products
Agricultural Research Service scientists are tapping into the biochemistry of one of the worlds most damaging insect pests to develop a biocontrol agent that ma...
Date：May. 18, 2010 Category：Companies
DuPont business Pioneer Hi-Bred executives officially broke ground yesterday on a $55 million parent and commercial soybean seed production plant in New Madrid ...
Date：May. 17, 2010 Category：Regulations
EPA has announced plans to place additional limitations on the use of three N-methyl carbamate pesticides – carbaryl, carbofuran and methomyl – to protect end...
Date：May. 17, 2010 Category：Products
Ballad Plus fungicide from AgraQuest is now registered for control of Asian soybean rust (ASR), powdery mildew
Date：May. 17, 2010 Category：Markets
After a subdued growth for over a decade, India’s Rs 7,000-crore pesticide industry is likely to grow at 3.2% every year for the next 2-3 years, a report from ...
Six Kansas cities have signed onto a lawsuit against the maker of the weed killer atrazine…
Date：May. 17, 2010 Category：Companies
U.S. agriculture giant Monsanto is donating $4 million worth of seeds to earthquake-ravaged Haiti
Exposure to pesticides used on common kid-friendly foods — including frozen blueberries, fresh strawberries and celery— appears to boost the chances that chil...
Tags:Environment & Health
Date：May. 14, 2010 Category：Markets
The first round of projections for supply and demand for the 2010 corn crop, released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture…
Despite a challenging financial year, the value of the global proprietary seed market grew by over 10% to reach a value of nearly $32B USD in 2009. The Context ...
Date：May. 14, 2010 Category：Products
Gowan Company, LLC, has announced the federal Section 3 registration of Magus miticide for broad-spectrum mite control in greenhouses, field-grown ornamentals a...
Date：May. 14, 2010 Category：Companies
Ag chem and seed firm Monsanto Canada has hired a logistics firm to handle distribution of its DeKalb corn seed across Canada from southwestern Ontario…
This year will witness a speed-up of the expansion of super rice. The goal is to achieve 100 million mu (about 6.67million hectares) planting area…
Commissioned by the MOA Office of Enhancing Rape Oilseed Production, the Chongqiang Municipal Agricultural Commission organized experts to carry out field asses...
Date：May. 14, 2010 Category：Science&Research
Pesticide use rising as Chinese farmers fight insects thriving on transgenic crop.
Date：May. 13, 2010 Category：Companies
Makhteshim-Agan Industries, the worlds biggest generic agrochemicals manufacturer, reported slightly lower first-quarter net profit yesterday - but its earnings...
Date：May. 13, 2010 Category：Regulations
BrownfieldAgNews reports that the EPA says it will reconsider its controversial proposal to ban any drifting of herbicide, pesticide or fungicide spray…
Date：May. 13, 2010 Category：Products
The EPA has granted Cheminova a federal registration of the active ingredient flutriafol……
Cheminova, Inc. has received federal registration for Solida herbicide (rimsulfuron), a sulfonylurea that is effective against a broad range of tough grasses…...
Valent U.S.A. Corporation, Kumiai Chemical Industry Company and Ihara Chemical Industry Corporation announced plans to introduce Fierce Herbicide……
Pioneer Hi-Bred, a DuPont Business, announced that it is adding a new sales area in southwest Minnesota and eastern South Dakota to meet growing customer demand...
Date：May. 12, 2010 Category：Regulations
In early 2008 the APVMA commenced a review of its cost recovery arrangements. The APVMA sought stakeholder input into this process
Date：May. 11, 2010 Category：Companies
Indian leading crop protection company Nagarjuna Agrichem Limited (NACL), has undertaken a massive expansion program in terms of market penetration…
Date：May. 11, 2010 Category：Regulations
Farm chemical and animal health companies say they - and their farmer clients - are getting a raw deal from Australias sluggish product registration system…
Date：May. 11, 2010 Category：Markets
Agriculture Ministry Jose Antonio Galilea announced this week plans to introduce legislation to regulate and permit the cultivation of genetically modified (GM)...
U.S. corn farmers will boost planting this year to 89.578 million acres, up from the 86.482 million acres…
The Indian Commerce Ministry has recommended a restrictive duty of up to USD 1.15 per kg on import of a chemical from China used in manufacturing pesticides to ...
Date：May. 11, 2010 Category：Biotech
BrownfieldAgNews reports that the European process for approving biotech crops may be in for some changes that could open the door to more acres of biotech crop...
Burkina Faso and three other African countries, Chad, Benin and Mali, are known as the Cotton Four countries in the WTO that have pushed for changes in U.S. far...
Date：May. 10, 2010 Category：Markets
The production of cotton seed has decreased to 30 million packets this year from the 45 million packets two years ago. At this rate, there will be a shortfall o...