Australia/South Pacific

Biologicals Use On The Rise Among Australian Growers

Biofilm Crop Protection's products focus on soil health to combat pests and disease.


Mozambique Offers Enormous Opportunity for New Technologies

As Mozambique's agricultural market continues to grow, the country offers crop input companies enormous opportunity.

Asia Summit

India and The Big Shift: Part 2

India makes a play for greater global market share.


Bayer Acquires European Distribution Rights for Contans WG

Contans WG has "become one of the biggest biological fungicides currently used in conventional agriculture in Europe."


Japanese Seed Treatment Market for Rice Climbs – Kline

Report: Increasing demand for environmentally friendly techniques to replace chemicals and disease control in crops in Japan.

Australia/South Pacific

Rethinking Australia

On the driest (inhabited) continent, resilience is a must in creating a crop protection success story.


Stockton’s Timorex Gold Receives EPA Registration

“The acceptance of the EPA in the USA market is a huge milestone for us.” -- Ziv Tirosh, CEO


DuPont to Build Pair of Seed Treatment Facilities

Facilities to develop seed treatment applications and handling.


Marrone Bio Innovations Announces Registration of Bioinsecticide Venerate in California

Multiple modes of action, MRL tolerance exemption and favorable environmental profile deliver new tool for fruit, nut, vine and vegetable Growers


PGRs: The Overlooked Piece of the Biopesticides Puzzle

Yield and quality can be as important to growers as crop protection.


Stricter MRLs Pushing Global Demand for Biopesticides

Biopesticide market to reach $6.6 billion in 2020, driven by grassroots consumer demand, large grocery retailers and food safety rules in the EU and China.


Biopesticides Vs. Traditional Agrochemicals

To effectively control pests, understand how the products work and know the biology of insect pests.


Biopesticides: Counting the Cost

A growing world population and public and regulatory pressure on agriculture for continuous improvement will make biopesticide programs increasingly saleable for retailers.


Biopesticides Primed for Growth

Consolidation, multinationals drive access and affordability for the fertile fields of major growing regions.


FMC to Market Actagro Soil, Plant Health Products

FMC to exclusively sell Actagro products in Asia-Pacific.


BASF Bets on a Bright Agricultural Future

The crop protection products giant is gearing up for a busy time in agriculture by investing in both product production and development over the next couple of years.


Evogene, Marrone Bio Innovations in Collaborative Agreement

Joint discovery efforts to lead to novel insect control solutions.


SLIDESHOW: Pushed by Resistance, Companies Take a Fresh Approach to the USA

In the United States, achieving crop protection industry success demands an eagle eye on new formulations, resurrected chemistries and most vitally: relationships.


4 Questions Answered on the U.S. Crop Protection Outlook

Kline & Co.'s Joe Prochaska tackles questions on the outlook for the U.S. market including new products and biologicals to help growers battle glyphosate resistance.

Latest News


Nufarm U.S. Promotes Rob Schwehr To Vice President of Innovation & Regulatory Affairs for Nufarm Americas

Schwehr will oversee product development and interactions with governmental agencies which regulate Nufarm products.

Crop Inputs

Bayer’s Martin Dawkins to Becomes ECPA Acting President

Dawkins and the ECPA will continue to demonstrate the crop protection industry’s commitment to sustainable and productive agriculture.

Crop Inputs

Nihon Nohyaku to Acquire Stake in Hyderabad Chemical

The transaction is expected to close at the end of January 2015.


The Mosaic Company Completes Acquisition of Archer Daniels Midland’s Fertilizer Distribution Business

Mosaic's distribution capacity in the region is expected to increase from approximately 4 million tonnes per year to 6 million tonnes.


FMC Names New Director for Agricultural Solutions in Asia and President of FMC Asia

Bethwyn Todd was also elected a vice president of FMC Corporation by the Board of Directors.