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Date：Jan. 14, 2011 Category：Markets
THE BUREAU of Plant Industry (BPI) has started the development of a pest list of the country’s agricultural crops, one of the basic requirements for exporting.
Date：Jan. 14, 2011 Category：Companies
The Monsanto Company said Wednesday it has opened a new corn breeding facility in Flora.
Date：Jan. 14, 2011 Category：Products
Chipco Triton FLO fungicide and ReserveTM fungicide recently received registration for use in California, announced Bayer Environmental Science, a division of B...
Cotton farmers looking to get their Deltapine brand varieties off to the best start possible in 2011 are urged to book their seed treated with Acceleron seed tr...
And herbicide-resistant weeds will continue to challenge producers of cotton and other row crops to manage tools effectively to control resistant weeds and to p...
Weeds that stand up to glyphosate and other herbicides are causing some no-till farmers to do the unspeakable. They are going back to deep plowing and cultivati...
Date：Jan. 13, 2011 Category：Products
Agrochemical and biotechnology solutions company Dow Agrosciences LLC in association with Hyderabad based GVK Biosciences has identified a new lead molecule mea...
Date：Jan. 13, 2011 Category：Companies
Lier Chemical Co., Ltd.
Chinese pesticide company LierChem announced on Wednesday its financial results for the year of 2010.
Bayer CropScience announced Jan. 11 its plans to begin curtailing production of several pesticide products at its Institute plant resulting in the loss of 220 j...
EPA's bid to wind down legal use of sulfuryl fluoride, citing the health risk to children posed by aggregate fluoride exposure, marks a long-awaited victory by ...
Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, and DuPont (NYSE: DD | PowerRating) business Pioneer Hi-Bred have resolved a dispute re...
Sarah Vousden has been appointed Business Manager for Interfarm UK Ltd., the agricultural supply company selling an expanding range of agricultural and horticul...
WINDMILL grass from no-till fallow paddocks in central NSW has been confirmed to have developed resistance to the important herbicide glyphosate.
Date：Jan. 12, 2011 Category：Markets
Heavy rain since November 2010 has ensured crops in the traditionally dry parts of food-insecure Swaziland have enough water, but for the 80 percent of the popu...
Date：Jan. 12, 2011 Category：Companies
AgraQuest Fungal and Bacterial Control Technology Now Available in France, Italy, and Germany.
Excessive use of pesticides in the plantations and vegetable gardens of Idukki district is posing a threat to the health of locals as well as people in other pa...
The Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture (the Foundation) has recently announced a partnership program with the International Maize and Wheat Improve...
Susquehanna is reiterating their Positive rating on shares of Monsanto (NYSE: MON), as the company announced that they have received regulatory approval for pla...
Date：Jan. 11, 2011 Category：Markets
Fungal infections have wiped out 60 per cent of strawberry plantations around Da Lat City in the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) province of Lam Dong.
Armyworms have destroyed more than 1,700 hectares of coffee in Mbinga District, Ruvuma Region.
Kenya has received Sh40 million to fight aflatoxin in cereals, setting the stage for increased food security and reduction in losses incurred by maize farmers w...
A total of 401 pesticides have been either restricted or banned in the UAE. Dr Rashid Ahmad Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, issued yesterday a min...
China's Ministry of Public Security has launched a three-month campaign to crack down on the manufacturing and selling of fraudulent seeds, pesticide and fertil...
Date：Jan. 10, 2011 Category：Markets
According to the statistics from 31 provinces in China, Shao Zhenrun, director of National Agricultural Technical Extension and Service Center, said that the to...
Bitter cold weather in northern parts of the country has badly affected agricultural produce, leading to a shortage of supply of fresh vegetables as demand incr...
Date：Jan. 10, 2011 Category：Companies
DuPont said on Wednesday it was launching a new corn seed that would yield better in "water-limited" environments, as growers around the world seek ways to maxi...
Date：Jan. 10, 2011 Category：Products
Bayer CropScience representatives are gathering with potato growers during the National Potato Expo (January 5-7) to discuss the features and benefits of Movent...
Several projects across platforms and crops designed to improve farmers' on-farm productivity and profitability advanced phases as part of Monsanto Company's an...
The Makhteshim Agan Group, the world leader in branded off-patent crop protection solutions, announced today that on January 8, 2011, after previously having re...
Date：Jan. 10, 2011 Category：Science&Research
Indian scientists are working on developing the next generation of pesticides that employ nanoparticles, have potentially reduced toxicity, and can dramatically...