Crop Inputs
Americas

Bayer CropScience Sales Rise on Latin America, Africa, Middle East

Fungicides and new products drive strong results.

Adjuvants

Valent BioSciences Acquires Mycorrhizal Fungi Products Business

Valent BioSciences Corp., a U.S. subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd., has acquired Mycorrhizal Applications LLC, a U.S. producer of mycorrhizal fungal inoculum.

Australia/South Pacific

Key Crops Stand to Benefit from Discovery

Australian scientists have found a way to improve production of the Rubisco enzyme, essential to plant growth/

Americas

Arysta Provides Canadian Growers With New Fungicide

Evito fungicides gives Canadian wheat and barley growers a new option for disease control.

Americas

DuPont’s Borel Talks R&D Pipeline

DuPont Pioneer will expand its U.S. lineup of Optimum Leptra corn hybrids in 2015 and expects also to launch in Brazil for the 2015/2016 Safrinha season

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Americas Summit

FCI Trade Summit – Americas

The FCI Trade Summit – Americas is in its ninth year and continues to grow.

Americas

VRA Seeding Primed For Growth

The increasing list of products, both software- and hardware-oriented, is helping move VRA seeding’s adoption needle forward

Global Sourcing Summit

India Looks to Gain Global Market Share

Business leaders discuss the opportunities left in the wake of sourcing disruptions from environmental changes in China.

Africa

To Bring Green Revolution to Africa, Countries Must Develop New Technologies

“Assuming Africa is an appropriate setting for another Asian-style Green Revolution is misleading and could result in, yet again, a frustrated attempt to attain sustainable agricultural growth." --IFPRI

Africa

FAO’s Da Silva: Agriculture Must Change

FAO Director-General speaks at International Forum on Agriculture and Climate Change