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Date：May. 4, 2010 Category：Products
Cattle and commercial hay producers have an effective new tool to control problem grasses in Bermuda grass pastures and hay meadows: DuPont(TM) Pastora(R) herbi...
Date：May. 4, 2010 Category：Regulations
The Office of Pesticide Programs of the EPA is soliciting applications from eligible parties for an EPA cooperative agreement to provide financial assistance to...
New Poncho(R)/VOTiVO(TM) seed treatment from Bayer CropScience has received registration from the Environmental Protection Agency for use in corn.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently granted the historic commercial registration of Optimum AcreMax 1 insect protection for Pioneer brand co...
BASF Crop Protection unveiled a new active ingredient called Xemium. This proprietary substance is the next generation fungicide of the chemical class of carbox...
Arysta LifeScience announced the State of California Department of Pesticide Regulation (CDPR) has announced the proposed decision to register MIDAS?, a broad s...
Date：May. 4, 2010 Category：Companies
Arysta LifeScience South Africa reported it has completed its previously announced acquisition of selected assets of Tsunami Plant Protection and the business
EPA has agreed to re-open the comment period on four proposed efficacy test guidelines for public health-related antimicrobial pesticide products. The comment p...
Date：Apr. 28, 2010 Category：Companies
Includes Crop Protection, Pioneer Hi-Bred and Nutrition & Health businesses, sales of $3.2 billion increased $180 million, or 6%
Syngenta announced today that it has entered into a long-term multi-crop partnership with Embrapa, the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation, to advance s...
Kureha Corp. revealed a plan to enlist, possibly in 2012, an additional contract manufacturer in India for metconazole, its systemic triazole fungicide. The mov...
Date：Apr. 27, 2010 Category：Science&Research
Bt crops never claim to boost yield, but they kill insects that eat the plant thereby reducing crop losses.A brinjal farmer can be hesitant to consume his own c...
Date：Apr. 27, 2010 Category：Products
Nippon Soda, which recently acquired tebufenozide from Dow Agrosciences, has appointed Certis Europe as its distributor for the range of tebufenozide products i...
Date：Apr. 27, 2010 Category：Companies
Crystal Crop Protection Limited
Pesticides maker Crystal Group said it has appointed Ernst & Young to consult it on an overseas acquisition, which may cost up to Rs 40 crore.
The Innovative Vector Control Consortium (IVCC) and Syngenta have announced that the latest field trials of the new Actellic? 300CS micro-encapsulated formulati...
Valent Professional Products announced that Tourney? Fungicide has received New York Department of Environmental Conservation approval for unrestricted use on g...
NEXT week, the environment committee of the European Parliament will consider a proposal which, if it is carried through, will remove almost 95 per cent of all ...
Federal scientists will reopen a study Monday of the health effects of a weed-killer vital to sugar-cane farming, one of Floridas most important crops.
Callisto Xtra post-emergence herbicide has received registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for all major corn-producing states.
Date：Apr. 26, 2010 Category：Markets
A 40,000 tonne consignment of South African genetically modified (GM) maize destined for Kenya is stuck at Mombasa harbour after protests against the technology...
Pesticide exports grew nearly two-fold to Rs 8,978.15 crore in 2008-09, the Lok Sabha was informed.India exported 1,84,737 tonnes of pesticides valued at Rs 8,9...
Date：Apr. 23, 2010 Category：Markets
Research projects on at least 36 genetically modified crops including rice, okra, brinjal, potato, groundnut and tomato are under process, the Indian government...
Date：Apr. 23, 2010 Category：Companies
Rallis India Limited
Rallis India, an Indian agro-chemical firm, on Thursday said its annual net profit rose 40% due to better product mix and cost control.
Date：Apr. 23, 2010 Category：Biotech
CANTERRA SEEDS announced today the addition of two new Genuity Roundup Ready canola products to their 1900 Series. CANTERRA 1960 and CANTERRA 1918 will be added...
Date：Apr. 23, 2010 Category：Products
New SUPREMACY Herbicide (active ingredients:fluroxypyr + thifensulfuron + tribenuron) is the latest innovation offered to cereal growers by Arysta LifeScience.
Dow AgroSciences announced plans for a multiyear expansion of its global headquarters in Indianapolis, with investment of more than $340 million and the additio...
Date：Apr. 22, 2010 Category：Companies
Lance Russell’s neighbors aren’t used to seeing corn growing in the fields around Hays, Kansas, where the plants tend to wither and keel over in the hot, dry ...
Date：Apr. 22, 2010 Category：Products
AGCHEM manufacturer BASF hopes to be able to test launch its new blight fungicide active ingredient Initium later this season.
Date：Apr. 22, 2010 Category：Markets
The US has won approval to market a genetically modified (GM) food crop to Japan, says the Western Farm Press. GM papaya, already sold in the US, is the result ...
Cattle and commercial hay producers have an effective new tool to control problem grasses in Bermuda grass pastures and hay meadows: DuPont Pastora herbicide. T...