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Date：May. 23, 2019 Category：Markets
CropLife India, an association of 18 R & D driven member companies, yesterday, organized a one of its kind, a workshop for pesticide dealers at Bharuch. The wor...
India will grow soybeans on more land this crop year (2019) since higher prices for the oilseed push many farmers to switch from growing competing commodities l...
AgFunder has just released the inaugural Europe AgriFood Tech Funding Report in collaboration with F&A Next.
Date：May. 22, 2019 Category：Markets
Soybean sales in Brazil had been slowing down in recent weeks due to weakening prices, but the trend reversed course over the past ten days. The combination of ...
Recently, the Environment and Plant Protection Institute of the Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences joined with Shenzhen Huaya Technology and Hain...
The Foreign Agricultural Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that future collaborative projects between the US and Pakistan i...
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has updated its assessment of the risks posed by Xylella fastidiosa to plants and crops in the European Union. The new...
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for increasing the acreage and productivity of pulses for achieving self-sufficiency and urged ag...
Date：May. 21, 2019 Category：Markets
In order to speed up claim settlement of farmers under the existing crop insurance scheme, the India agriculture ministry has decided to use specialized agencie...
In India, the fall armyworm was first reported in July 2018 in Karnataka. Within a year, the pest has spread on an epidemic scale in more than ten corn-producin...
The Maharashtra government has appointed a committee headed by the State Agriculture Commissioner, Shri Suhas Diwase to frame a new agriculture export policy. M...
The European Commission decided to register a European Citizens' Initiative entitled ‘Save the bees! Protection of biodiversity and improvement of habitats for...
Date：May. 20, 2019 Category：Markets
Brazil's corn production has been increasing steadily over the past decade and Brazil has now become the world's second leading corn exporter in the world after...
Date：May. 17, 2019 Category：Markets
The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday forecast bigger-than-expected domestic supplies of corn, soybeans and wheat, with outlooks for big harvests and exp...
As soybean global prices are plunging, Argentine farmers ask the Government to reduce the export taxes.
On 9th May, significant progress was reached in the Yangtze protection program of the High-Tech Zone of Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China, which is driving the...
"Weed control: physical, mechanical, cultural, biological and allelopathy methods" is the title of the book launched by the Brazilian Agricultural Research Comp...
India Mizoram government has informed India Centre about an estimated crop loss of Rs 20 crore caused by an outbreak of the ‘Fall armyworm’ (FAW) in the state...
The war on glyphosate in California has taken a new turn. The president of the University of California system, Janet Napolitano, has banned the use of the herb...
“From January to March, the cumulative production of tea in the country rose to 103.61 mkg from 92.20 mkg, marking a gain of 11.41 mkg or 12.38 per cent.”
The National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) on 13th May 2019 announced a Rs 700-crore venture capital funding for equity investments in agric...
In the three decades since Cleanfarms began collecting agricultural plastic containers, about 126 million plastic jugs have been recycled into new products inst...
Date：May. 16, 2019 Category：Markets
Corn and soybean futures saw a major boost of around 3% each in today's session, on the heels of slower-than-expected planting progress for both crops noted by ...
From pests in the field to widespread misinformation about farming inundating our daily lives, the agriculture industry faces numerous challenges and CropLife A...
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Manfred Hudetz was selected as new president of the German agrochemical industry association, the IVA. He succeeds Dr. Helmut Schramm, Bayer AG, who has led the...
Date：May. 15, 2019 Category：Markets
Canadian growers have a new tool in the fight against resistance. ManageResistanceNow.ca, a resistance management website, has added fungicide best practice inf...
Last week, the AgroIndustry Secretariat run the first roundtable on the competitiveness of the gene-editing industry.
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Last week, the National Administration decided to raise the Statistic Tax to imports from previous 0.5% to 3.0%, eliminating all the exemptions, for example to ...
Brazilian cotton farmers have been increasing their cotton acreage for the last 10 years and they are expected to continue the trend going forward according to ...
Date：May. 13, 2019 Category：Markets
The illegal supply of Herbicide Tolerant (HT) cotton seed in the State surfaced again after the police busted a gang that ‘smuggled’ this brand of seed from G...