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Date：Jun. 29, 2011 Category：Products
For 2012, more than 300 Genuity Roundup Ready 2 Yield soybean varieties will be offered by Monsanto’s national and regional seed brands, as well as by more tha...
North Dakota agriculture commissioner Doug Goehring has issued a special local needs (SLN) registration to Bayer CropScience allowing aerial application of Laud...
Date：Jun. 29, 2011 Category：Regulations
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has prepared a plant pest risk assessment and a draft environmental asse...
Date：Jun. 29, 2011 Category：Companies
Dow AgroSciences announced an expansion and relocation of the company’s Central Iowa Field Research sites to Ames, Iowa to accommodate the growing corn and soy...
Syngenta just announced a partnership with Pasteuria Bioscience Inc., a U.S.-based biotechnology company, to develop bio-nematicide products
Date：Jun. 29, 2011 Category：Markets
Bolivian President Evo Morales, has signed a new law which aims to ensure food security for his country. Under the plan, state-owned companies will be set up to...
Date：Jun. 28, 2011 Category：Science&Research
Recently a team of scientists from Washington University in St. Louis and Monsanto, the St. Louis-based company that makes Roundup herbicides, were able to foll...
Date：Jun. 28, 2011 Category：Markets
Environmental groups and a few fringe public health organizations in California are protesting the state’s newly announced plans for dealing with crop pests us...
A new Collaborative Working Group on Integrated Pest Management (IPM) has been established under the Standing Committee on Agricultural Research (SCAR) umbrella...
China chemical pesticide industry has achieved industrial output value of 15.88 million Yuan in May.
Date：Jun. 28, 2011 Category：Companies
Bayer CropScience AG
Bayer CropScience and the privately-owned company RAGT Semences S.A.S., based in Rodez, France, have signed a license and cooperation agreement. Under the agree...
Makhteshim Agan, ChemChina agreed to extend the last deadline for completing the transaction until September 30, 2011.
China Agri-Business, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of organic agricultural application products in China, announced that China Agri-Business, through its...
Date：Jun. 27, 2011 Category：Companies
The Makhteshim Agan Group (MAI) and the Isagro Company announced today they have reached an agreement for the exclusive license of the active ingredient kiralax...
Date：Jun. 27, 2011 Category：Products
Spitfire, the new flexible herbicide designed to control broadleaved weeds in cereals from Dow AgroSciences proved an instant success, despite drought condition...
As billion-dollar agricultural losses continue to mount in the withering Texas heat, Texas AgriLife Research scientists in Corpus Christi are taking a closer lo...
A new residual herbicide product formulated to deliver grass and broad-leaved weed control in oilseed rape was showcased at Cereals 2011.
Date：Jun. 27, 2011 Category：Markets
In view of the ongoing cotton sowing season, the Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) has estimated the total area under cotton cultivation in the country t...
The special registration proposed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture will allow growers to use Indar 2F on sweet or tart cherries, peaches, and nectarin...
Date：Jun. 24, 2011 Category：Products
With glyphosate-resistant weeds already an issue in many Corn Belt states and throughout the South this growing season, experts at Pioneer Hi-Bred, a DuPont bus...
Date：Jun. 24, 2011 Category：Regulations
Further enforcing the measures for public safety and environment protection, the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water (MOEW) has decided to strictly monitor th...
In June 2011, registrants voluntarily amended product labels in a collaborative effort with the APVMA to reduce worker exposure to molinate. Molinate product la...
Date：Jun. 24, 2011 Category：Companies
3i Group PLC (III.LN) Wednesday said it has sold fine chemicals company KemFine to Germany's CABB, which paid EUR140 million according to a person familiar with...
Date：Jun. 24, 2011 Category：Markets
Farmers in the eastern districts of Uganda that constitute the Elgon zone have rejected a proposal by Mr. Arthur Makala, the executive director at Science Found...
The Rothamsted Research institute has submitted an application to carry out the first field scale trial of genetically modified (GM) wheat since the 1990s.
Adam Yankowsky, Strategic Business Unit Manager at AgriLabs, announced that the company has signed an exclusive sales and marketing agreement with SmartVet, mak...
Last week, APVMA Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dr Eva Bennet-Jenkins and compliance representatives met with China’s pesticide regulator, ICAMA and Chinese ag...
Scientists from the Association for Strengthening Agricultural Research in Eastern and Central Africa (Asareca) through a project "Fighting Striga: Resistance g...
The MOA (Ministry of Finance) and MOT (Ministry of Transport) have jointly issued a rule concerning about Port Construction Charges on some commodities which wi...