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Date：Oct. 12, 2010 Category：Companies
Monsanto, the biotechnology major, holds the view that mandatory labelling of products made from genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in India would make no se...
Date：Oct. 12, 2010 Category：Markets
The CropLife India Board of Directors have unanimously re-elected Partho Lahiri, CMD of Isagro Asia, as their Chairman for the fourth consecutive year.
Tags:Environment & Health
The following are the office bearers and members of the CropLife Pakistan Executive Committee for the term 2010-2011 / 2011-2012
Koor Industries Ltd. published an immediate report today, with respect to an approach made to Koor by China National Chemical Corporation a large Chinese compan...
Syngenta Asia Pacific yesterday officially opened its new research and development (R&D) facility in Singapore for its molecular marker and formulation developm...
Mitsui & Co. is targeting a place among the top 10 suppliers of agrochemicals in the world within 3-5 years by adding to its product portfolio and expanding its...
Date：Oct. 11, 2010 Category：Science&Research
A group of agricultural scientists reported in todays issue of the journal Science that corn that has been genetically engineered to produce insect-killing prot...
Date：Oct. 11, 2010 Category：Markets
The use of genetically modified (GM) crops for food divides opinion, especially when it comes to Africa. Sharp views on the technology in the developed world, h...
Kharif crops have been sown in 1021.92 lakh ha area so far. It is 64.34 lakh ha more than the acreage on this date last year (957.58 lakh ha). It is also about ...
Date：Oct. 11, 2010 Category：Companies
For the second year in a row, was ranked among the top biotechnology and pharmaceutical employers according to a Science magazine poll, this time moving up the ...
Date：Oct. 11, 2010 Category：Regulations
The Consumer Council of Fiji is warning the general public not to purchase a pesticide labeled Max Insecticide as the product is not registered and does not com...
It is reported that the subsequent appeal by Zhengjiang Jinfanda against Wynca was dismissed by the Zhejiang Superior Court and uphold the original verdict. The...
Date：Oct. 8, 2010 Category：Markets
A new study has found a link between the level of certain pesticides in a mothers womb, and the probability that her baby will be obese.
Date：Oct. 8, 2010 Category：Products
Soft fruit growers can now use Syngetas fungicide Fubol Gold WG on their crops thanks to a new specific off-label approval (SOLA) gained by the Horticultural De...
Date：Oct. 8, 2010 Category：Companies
While questions have been raised about its new biotech SmartStax corn yields, Monsanto expects growth in its biotech seed sales for fiscal year 2011 and overall...
Syngentas Canadian seeds division has picked up regulatory approval for corn stacked with genetics for what it calls the "broadest control of insects in corn tr...
Initial 2010 yield data for Dow AgroSciences SmartStax? hybrids is rolling in, and the results validate the positive performance of SmartStax.
Today Bayer CropScience confirms that their TraitGuard program remains an important part of the Liberty? & Trait Agreement (LTA) and is available in 2011 to pro...
The sulfonylurea herbicide was recognized as the efficient and environmental-friendly product with its high activities and low toxicities.
Date：Oct. 7, 2010 Category：Products
Cheminova, Inc. has received a state registration for SOLIDA herbicide to be used in Californias established tree, nut and vine crops, potatoes, tomatoes, indus...
Mississippi State University researchers added two rice varieties this year to the university’s growing list of intellectual property holdings that generate re...
Date：Oct. 7, 2010 Category：Companies
Monsanto reported net sales of $1.95 billion for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2010, a 4 percent increase over the same period in fiscal year 2009. The seed...
Date：Oct. 6, 2010 Category：Markets
The Kano State office of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has written police authorities in the state, demanding the tr...
Date：Oct. 6, 2010 Category：Companies
The Argentina chapter of CropLife, CASAFE (Camera de Sanidad Agropecuaria y Fertilizantes) appointed Juan Cruz Jaime its new executive director.
Date：Oct. 6, 2010 Category：Products
Soybeans engineered to be resistant to the herbicides dicamba and glyphosate performed well in field tests with weeds that have become resistant to glyphosate a...
Date：Oct. 6, 2010 Category：Regulations
A North Carolina manufacturer and registrant for the herbicide Barricade (prodiamine), and a Wisconsin company that served as an authorized distributor of a fer...
Agrium Inc. announced that it has received clearance from Australias Foreign Investment Review Board ("FIRB") regarding Agrium’s proposed acquisition of AWB Li...
Date：Oct. 5, 2010 Category：Products
Crop protection firm Certis have taken over the marketing of imazalil-based potato fungicide Fungazil 100 SL.
Nanotechnology is about to emerge in the world of pesticides and pest control, and a range of new approaches are needed to understand the implications for publi...
Date：Oct. 5, 2010 Category：Regulations
Consolidated, bipartisan legislation offers the best hope of fixing a regulatory nightmare created by a 2009 court ruling. That ruling overturned a key exemptio...