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Americas

USDA Announces Incentive-Based Initiatives to Address Climate Change

In a speech last week at Michigan State University, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack laid out a comprehensive approach to partner with agricultural producers to address the threat of climate change.

Crop Inputs

EU Approves Long-Pending GMO Products for Import

European Union announced on Friday it approved the import of 10 new types of maize, soybeans, cotton and oilseed rape as either human food or animal feed for 10 years, in addition to the 58 GM crops already authorized.

Crop Inputs

Dow AgroSciences Q1 Crop Protection Sales Climb 14%

Dow AgroSciences first-quarter sales increased 14% from a year ago on higher volumes and prices, driven by new products and an early spring planting season in North America.

Americas

USDA Study Tackles Agriculture’s Adaptation to Climate Change

Study looks at the use of genetic resources which will help determine the agricultural sector’s ability to maintain crop productivity.

Crop Inputs

Syngenta Publishes Agricultural Efficiency Data from 41 Countries

Includes 2014 baseline information for agricultural efficiency indicators collected on 3,600 farms in 41 countries across Europe, Africa, Latin America, North America and Asia Pacific.

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China

China’s Crop Protection Market Worth $6.08 Billion in 2014

Research shows shift in farmer behavior towards higher-priced products.

Industry News

FMC Corporation Completes Acquisition of Cheminova A/S

FMC Corporation has completed the closing of its acquisition of Cheminova A/S, a multinational crop protection company based in Denmark

Industry News

Eurofins Agroscience Services Hires Leader for Ecotoxicology Cluster

Eurofins Agroscience Services continues its commitment to strengthening its management team globally with the appointment of Dr. Marco Candolfi. Marco

Industry News

Fortix Fungicide Now Registered for Supression of Sudden Death Syndrome in Soybeans

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the use of FORTIX Fungicide for suppression of Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS)

Americas

FMC Joins Field to Market

FMC Corporation, a specialty company focused on agriculture, health and nutrition, has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture,