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Date：Apr. 26, 2012 Category：Companies
Syngenta and Novozymes announced a global agreement under which Syngenta will work with Novozymes to commercialize the Novozymes technology JumpStart, a seed-ap...
Date：Apr. 26, 2012 Category：Markets
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture specialists are encouraging Kentucky wheat producers and crop consultants to scout their fields for a new disease ...
Dow AgroSciences LLC
Purdue, Dow AgroSciences LLC, the Indiana Economic Development Corp. (IEDC) and greater Lafayette officials dedicated a seed testing lab in the Purdue Research ...
Russian fertiliser group Phosagro reported an 88 percent increase in 2011 net income thanks to higher fertiliser prices, and forecast that record planting acrea...
Coromandel International Ltd, a part of the Rs.17,000 crore Chennai-based Murugappa group posted a net profit decline of 11.7% for the quarter ended on 31 March...
Rallis India Ltd, a subsidiary of Tata Chemicals, has struck a deal to acquire 51 per cent stake in Zero Waste Agro Organics Pvt Ltd, a Maharashtra-based organi...
Date：Apr. 25, 2012 Category：Products
Bayer CropScience´s innovative LifeNet™ mosquito nets are now available. The company received all necessary regulatory approvals for large scale production
Date：Apr. 25, 2012 Category：Markets
The spring migratory flight of black cutworm moths remained impressive across the state and the Corn Belt through mid-April according to University of Illinois ...
Two imidazolinone herbicide active ingredients (ais), imazapic and imazethapyr, were granted registrations by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines...
The Brazilian pesticide container disposal organization, the inpEV, reports that the collection volume of empty containers rose by 17% compared with the same pe...
Tags:Latin AmericaBrazilEnvironment & Health
Date：Apr. 25, 2012 Category：Companies
Intelligent Pest Management Company Exosect, announced the commencement of the first full scale trials of its pioneering technology for controlling insects in g...
BCPC has responded to Defra on the Government’s drive to change the Advisory Committee on Pesticides (ACP) to a non-statutory expert scientific committee guide...
As a sign farmers are responding to the threat of glyphosate resistance, as many as four out of five farmers plan to alter their weed control programs in 2012, ...
Fine Americas, Inc.
Fine Americas, Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of plant growth regulators for the greenhouse ornamental industry, reported brisk sales of its Piccolo...
Tags:Plant Growth Regulators
This spring, many factors should be considered to maximize applied phosphorus (P) fertilizer efficiency.
Tags:Application & Technology
Farmers in Russia’s Krasnodar region finished sugar-beet sowing, planting 118,000 hectares (291,584 acres), or 11 percent less than a year earlier, the country...
Date：Apr. 24, 2012 Category：Companies
David Ashworth Managing Director of Klarus Consulting Ltd. has joined the regulatory consulting company TSGE.
Origin Agritech Limited announced its operating company, Beijing Origin Seed Limited and Henan Agricultural University jointly established S. K. Wu Corn Resear...
Date：Apr. 24, 2012 Category：Products
FMC launched a novel fungicide product Locker (active ingredients: carbendazim + tebuconazol + kresoxim-methyl) for control major diseases of soybean in Brazil.
Date：Apr. 24, 2012 Category：Markets
The Supreme Court's notice to the central government asking to come out with measures to dispose the banned pesticide endosulfan by June 23 has put state govern...
Date：Apr. 24, 2012 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Indonesian farmers use an alarming amount of pesticides — including some with illegal toxic chemicals — on their crops, the People’s Coalition for Food Sover...
The profit after tax of Fauji Fertiliser Company (FFC) has reduced to Rs 3.875 billion in the quarter ended March 31, as compared to Rs 4.108 billion earned in ...
Date：Apr. 24, 2012 Category：Regulations
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has published a notice in the Federal Register announcing the availability of Pesticide Registration Notice 2012-1, tit...
Bayer CropScience AG
Growers can reap the rewards of using Prosper EverGol, a newly formulated, ready-to-use flowable systemic seed treatment for canola and mustard.
The discovery that more Western corn rootworms are resistant to the toxin contained in widely planted transgenic corn has sparked a warning that farmers must ch...
Date：Apr. 23, 2012 Category：Markets
Application of pesticides and chemicals in cotton fields have fallen in recent years due to inflation after witnessing a surge in sales from $ 2.6 bn in 1999 to...
Date：Apr. 23, 2012 Category：Companies
Coromandel International Limited
Coromandel International, the flagship company of the Chennai-based Murugappa Group, has upped its stake in agrochemical manufacturer Sabero Organics by over 5 ...
Date：Apr. 23, 2012 Category：Products
Monsanto’s Seminis brand will offer growers two slicer cucumber hybrids that increase harvestable yield potential and enable a reduction in both the number and...
Grain producers in Brazil do not like the fact that the vast majority of their fertilizer needs must be imported and that they are at the mercy of the volatile ...
Date：Apr. 23, 2012 Category：Regulations
CRD requires all product authorisation holders/suppliers of products containing glyphosate to review the classification of their products by 31 July 2012, amend...