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Date：May. 31, 2010 Category：Markets
Brazilian Foreign Trade Chamber of Commerce decided to change the glyphosate herbicide on the taxation of domestic standards, to extend the use of magnets on th...
Date：May. 28, 2010 Category：Products
As substitute of the high-toxic pesticide －Bacillus AR156 was developed under the research collaboration between NAU( Nanjing agricultural university) and the ...
A bio-pesticide formulation contains the active ingredients of bacillus plymyxa and jinggangmycin (validamycin) was patented in China, reports Agropages.com.
BASF announced that Stamina? fungicide seed treatment use has been expanded to include a number of crops, including cotton, dried peas and beans, shelled peas a...
Date：May. 28, 2010 Category：Companies
Syngenta announced yesterday the signing of an agreement to acquire the Maribo Seed sugar beet business from Nordic Sugar, a subsidiary of Nordzucker AG, for a ...
Bayer CropScience and the CTC – Centro de Tecnologia Canavieira, the Center for Sugarcane Technology, S?o Paulo, Brazil – intend to enter into a broad coopera...
Monsanto Co., the world’s largest seed company, cut its profit forecast after deciding to reduce the price of its Roundup herbicide because Chinese competitors...
Date：May. 28, 2010 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Why has ‘protection of test data submitted for obtaining regulatory approval for new pesticide products become a major bone of contention between domestic and ...
Date：May. 26, 2010 Category：Markets
2010/11 crop areas are estimated that wheat production at 19.5 million tons (compared to 20.9 million last year), barley at 10.5 (11.8) million, and corn at 11....
Date：May. 26, 2010 Category：Products
Because of heavy snow and freezing temperatures in early May that destroyed shade covers and froze emerging plants, ginseng growers are also facing a potential ...
Agricultural experts have suggested that new legislation be enacted to better protect the domestic fertiliser market. Speaking at a seminar held in An Giang Pro...
Department of Pesticide Regulation Director Mary-Ann Warmerdam has proposed registration of methyl iodide with a comprehensive set of use restrictions that are ...
Even with more wet, cool conditions in many areas of the Midwest, there was solid corn and soybean planting progress over the past week.
Bayer CropScience has issued a 2(ee) recommendation in Florida for Gem fungicide against citrus black spot, a devastating disease that blemishes fruit with hard...
Date：May. 26, 2010 Category：Companies
BASF announced the signing of an agreement with a Japanese company Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd. (“Meiji Seika”) for the co-development of an exciting new insectic...
Date：May. 25, 2010 Category：Biotech
An unexpected surge of pest infestations has affected farmlands in northern China using Bt cotton made by biotech giant Monsanto. Scientists are therefore calli...
Western Australia will soon have some new facilities for genetically-modified crop research after a $9 million funding commitment in yesterdays State Budget.
Date：May. 25, 2010 Category：Companies
Chemtura Corporation yesterday announced the opening of a new Application Development Center (ADC) in the Nanjing Economic & Technological Development Zone, ser...
Date：May. 25, 2010 Category：Products
Syngenta Crop Protection announced the federal EPA registration and California Department of Pesticide Regulation approval of Quadris? Top fungicide for use on ...
Turflon Ester Ultra herbicide (Active Ingredient: triclopyr) from Dow AgroSciences uses plant-derived methylated seed oil(MSO) instead of petroleum distillates ...
Date：May. 25, 2010 Category：Markets
Argentine officials, raising their estimate for the countrys soybean crop, have forecast a revival in wheat plantings? But not by as much as other observers. Ar...
Date：May. 24, 2010 Category：Markets
Wheat blast or brusone is a new wheat disease. It is responsible for 5 to 100 percent of wheat yield loss in regions of South America and has the potential to s...
Date：May. 24, 2010 Category：Products
A breakthrough concept germinated at syngenta Japan that some chemicals could have the ability to break down the resistance that harmful insects and weeds had a...
The patent owned biological fungicide shenqingmycin, which had been developed by the SJTU(Shanghai Jiao Tong University) for ten years, is undergoing field tria...
Date：May. 24, 2010 Category：Biotech
Monsanto and other transnational companies engaged in developing herbicide-tolerant corn are bracing for the rise of herbicide-resistant weeds in fields planted...
Devgen US Inc. announced the launch of the Enclosure? nematicide in the U.S. for use in commercial peanut production.
Date：May. 24, 2010 Category：Companies
Investors willing to bet on a normal Indian monsoon should take a look at Nagarjuna Agrichem. While the scrip appears attractively priced at present, its future...
Date：May. 21, 2010 Category：Products
The Australian citrus industry is reported to call for fungicide resistance as it is unceasingly growing taking the form of a menace.
Date：May. 21, 2010 Category：Markets
The stocks of companies that are in the crop protection business such as Rallis and Bayer Crop Science have gained over 50 per cent since the beginning of year....
Turflon Ester Ultra specialty herbicide from Dow AgroSciences is an innovative formulation that uses plant-derived methylated seed oil (MSO) instead of petroleu...