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Date：Jul. 21, 2011 Category：Companies
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc.(MBI)
Marrone Bio Innovations, a leading provider of effective and environmentally friendly natural pest management products, is pleased to announce the appointment o...
Date：Jul. 21, 2011 Category：Products
Pioneer Hi-Bred says it has received Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) approval of its Optimum AcreMax insect protection, which integrates insect control a...
Date：Jul. 21, 2011 Category：Markets
Since its introduction in China 50 years ago, the plant growth regulator ethephon has enjoyed more and more popularities among Chinese agrochemical manufactures...
S&W Seed Company today announced receipt of its initial alfalfa seed order from its first direct customer in the nation of Kuwait.
Horizon Group and United Kingdom firm AGROPHARM (UK) will establish a plant in Musanze district to produce organic products to be used in crop protection, anima...
Date：Jul. 21, 2011 Category：Regulations
China is considering revisions to its regulation of pesticide administration in a bid to improve the safety of agricultural products.
Price of the glyphosate from China has ever rebounded to 24,500 Yuan per ton this January, however it has shrunk by 12.4% to 21,500 Yuan in next six month, the ...
United Turf Alliance announces the introduction of ArmorTech TEB 360 Foliar Fungicide containing the active ingredient tebuconazole.
Date：Jul. 20, 2011 Category：Science&Research
CSIRO plant scientists in Australia have shed light on a problem that has puzzled researchers since the first virus was discovered in 1892 – how exactly do the...
Date：Jul. 20, 2011 Category：Products
Armada fungicide was recently changed from a wettable powder in a water soluable packaging to a water dispersible granule, announced Environmental Science, a bu...
Date：Jul. 20, 2011 Category：Companies
No stranger to the suppliers and growers of fruits and vegetables produced on the Central Coast, Tommy Escalante becomes the newest hire at Certis USA, the biop...
Date：Jul. 20, 2011 Category：Markets
Potato growers in Idaho have planted an estimated 320,000 acres in 2011, an 8% increase from the 295,000 acres planted in 2010, according to the National Agricu...
In line with the new statutory conditions that apply to existing and new label approvals that took effect in July 2010, Marketed Product Labels (MPLs) for produ...
The heavy use of agrochemicals has led to a severe deterioration of arable soil and poses a serious threat to domestic grain output. The situation has led to so...
Insects have infested high-yielding Bt cotton varieties sown early in southern Punjab because of ongoing spell of heavy rains and humidity, say agricultural exp...
The South Australian Farmers Federation (SAFF) has joined with other agricultural groups to support the continuation of wheat research and to condemn Greenpeace...
Date：Jul. 19, 2011 Category：Products
California grape growers realize that a well-developed pest management product does more than just control pests—it also fits well into an overall crop managem...
Date：Jul. 19, 2011 Category：Markets
Requirements could heighten industry pressure on Congress to pass legislation exempting pesticide applications from CWA permit requirements and, thus, overridin...
Date：Jul. 18, 2011 Category：Companies
The Innovative Vector Control Consortium (IVCC) has entered into an agreement with Scynexis to discover certain potential candidate compounds for development in...
Date：Jul. 18, 2011 Category：Products
Valent Professional Products announced that Safari Insecticide (active ingredient: dinotefuran) is now also available in a convenient 12-ounce container.
Rice flatsedge and smallflower umbrella sedge are the latest rice weeds with confirmed populations that are resistant to the widely used ALS herbicides, Divisio...
Gowan Company, LLC
Omex Agriculture and Gowan Comercio have renewed their mutual agreement to tank-mix and apply liquid suspension fertilisers with the grass-weed herbicide Avadex...
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expected to begin an "expedited review" by the end of this month into whether the weed-killer Imprelis is harming or...
The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center has entered into a non-exclusive sublicense agreement with Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow C...
A new organic fungicide developed by a chemical engineer from Cebu is proving to be a promising material for controlling two major mango diseases, namely anthra...
Date：Jul. 18, 2011 Category：Regulations
EPA is seeking comment on an Agency proposal to allow sale and distribution of existing stocks of the fenamiphos product, Nemacur 3 Emulsifiable Systemic Insect...
Confidor OTEQ, an environmentally friendly pesticide has been launched in Ghana to boost the production of the cash crop and the drive of the country to overtak...
Date：Jul. 15, 2011 Category：Companies
Otsuka AgriTechno set the stage on June 30 for inroads into the market of herbicides for rice cultivation by acquiring benfuresate from Bayer CropScience for an...
Date：Jul. 15, 2011 Category：Products
Cereal growers look set to have the option of a powerful new weapon against septoria and other key diseases next season following the successful progression of ...
Date：Jul. 15, 2011 Category：Regulations
The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food says it has made changes to the state's pesticide rules.