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Date：Aug. 26, 2011 Category：Companies
Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI) and Purfresh Inc., Fremont, California announced that the two businesses have reached an agreement for TKI to acquire the global ...
Date：Aug. 26, 2011 Category：Markets
India has achieved the status of full adherence to Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) certified by the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)...
Date：Aug. 26, 2011 Category：Products
Arysta LifeScience is pleased to announce Mexico and Guatemala have granted registrations for MIDAS, the broad spectrum soil fumigant that controls soil-borne d...
Despite uncertainty over the stability of the global economic recovery, the fertilizer market is holding up very well, and will be buoyed over the coming years ...
Australian Securities Exchange-listed Holista CollTech Limited (“Holista”), a biotech research company, and its partner EntoGenex Industries have registered w...
Tags:Environment & Health
Today, the U.S. EPA took an important step in protecting civil rights and working for environmental justice by entering into an agreement with the California De...
Date：Aug. 25, 2011 Category：Products
Apple growers in the eastern U.S. have a despised enemy known as apple scab, a disease caused by a fungus that forms ugly brown or greenish-black pockmarks on t...
Date：Aug. 25, 2011 Category：Markets
The illegal trade in counterfeit pesticides has grown into a multimillion-euro industry in Europe, putting consumers' lives and farmers' livelihoods at risk as ...
The UK Cereal Pathogen Virulence Survey (UKCPVS) confirms the presence of new races of yellow rust and brown rust in winter wheat.
Date：Aug. 25, 2011 Category：Regulations
EPA is extending the current comment period on the chlorpyrifos preliminary human health risk assessment for 30 days, in response to requests from several stake...
Date：Aug. 25, 2011 Category：Companies
Dow AgroSciences announced an expansion and relocation of the company’s corn research station in Arlington, Wis., to accommodate the growing corn breeding prog...
The US EPA yesterday issued a list of pesticides and chemicals been granted emergency exemptions to State and Federal agencies for controls of unforeseen pest o...
The US EPA has invited a tolerance exemption yesterday for residues of Pseudomonas fluorescens strain CL145A in or on all food commodities when applied as a mol...
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Bunge North America, the North American operating arm of Bunge Limited, issued the following statement which can be attributed to Soren Schroder, Bunge North Am...
On 10th August, Chinese pesticide regulatory authority ICAMA has granted approval to a 50% profenofos EW product for control of rice leaf folder.
Date：Aug. 24, 2011 Category：Regulations
A panel of federal judges will hear arguments next month about whether all lawsuits over tree death from DuPont’s Imprelis weed killer should be consolidated b...
Date：Aug. 24, 2011 Category：Companies
Global seeds and pesticides company Syngenta has joined hands with the Indian Government to increase the rice output in eastern states.
The proposed partnership allows RMG to leverage Wienco's position as a leading supplier of agro inputs to the Ghana economy, and in particular to take advantage...
FMC announced its Agricultural Products Group has entered into two exclusive agreements covering global development and supply of Chr. Hansen biological product...
Date：Aug. 24, 2011 Category：Products
Australia’s gene technology regulatory system is designed to protect the health and safety of people and the environment, by identifying risks posed by or as a...
Earlier this year, Syngenta announced a new, integrated business model, combining its crop protection and seeds businesses globally. Today, Syngenta Canada intr...
Environmentally-friendly pesticides firm TyraTech announced that it has received registrations in Germany for three of its aerosol products.
Dow AgroSciences LLC and Barenbrug USA announced that Dow AgroSciences will Co-Promote BarOptima PLUS E34 Tall Fescue with beneficial endophyte.
Syngenta in North America filed a complaint in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa against Bunge North America ("Bunge") for having violated a...
Date：Aug. 24, 2011 Category：Science&Research
Isolated findings of resistant rootworms in Iowa emphasize that planting a refuge is more critical than ever for maintaining the durability of Bt corn, a Purdue...
Date：Aug. 23, 2011 Category：Companies
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc.(MBI)
Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) continues to strengthen and expand commercial operations with the addition of Dennis Bitter as Zequanox Commercial Manager.
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Dow AgroSciences and M.S. Technologies announced a collaborative submission to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for the approval of the first-ever, thr...
Nantong Jiangshan Agrochemical & Chemicals Limited Liability Co., Ltd.
Nantong Jiangshan Agrochemical and Chemicals reported in a company filing that its electricity supply was cut when a tornado blew down pylons with capacity of 1...
Date：Aug. 23, 2011 Category：Markets
Large-scale growing of genetically modified crops could start as early as next year, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Bui Ba Bong said.
Date：Aug. 23, 2011 Category：Regulations
The European Commission has published in the Official Journal amendments to the EU Regulation concerning the export and import of dangerous chemicals to take in...