Fungicides
Americas

Strong Dollar, Long U.S. Winter Hit Syngenta Sales

A delayed start to the season in North America also hurt results.

China

Adapting to China’s New Agchem Landscape

China Crop Protection Industry Association (CCPIA) President Sun Shubao discusses multinationals' growing presence in China and where the industry is headed next in an exclusive interview.

Americas

Sumitomo to Combine Biorationals with Agchem Business

Biorational business was previously managed by Valent BioSciences.

Americas

Syngenta Sues Willowood for Patent Infringement

Complaint alleges Willowood infringed patent regarding azoxystrobin.

China

CCPIA: ‘Extensive Adjustment’ for Pesticide Industry in 2015

Prices far below 2014 levels, but rebound is expected in March.

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Crop Inputs

BASF Launches Seltima Fungicide in Indonesia

After its debut in Indonesia, Seltima is scheduled to be available for the 2015 season in Vietnam, the Dominican Republic and Guatemala.

Americas

Arysta Provides Canadian Growers With New Fungicide

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

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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

Americas

BASF Agricultural Solutions Sales Rise on Europe, North America

Higher demand for fungicides, herbicides also lifted results.

Americas

Stockton Group Gets Timorex Approval in Korea, Mexico

Timorex Gold approved for coffee in Mexico and for greenhouse and outdoor use on a variety of fruits and vegetables in Korea.

Crop Inputs

Indonesia Pesticide Management and Registration Procedure

In terms of Indonesia’s pesticide trade balance, about 90% of the technical materials processed in Indonesia are imported from China.

Americas

Syngenta Hurt by Declining Corn Acres in Americas

Company deliberately reduces glyphosate sales to focus on mixes targeted at weed resistance.

Crop Inputs

Valent’s Presidio Fungicide Registered for Use on Tobacco

The new registration expands the existing Presidio label, which includes cucurbits, fruiting vegetables, brassica, leafy vegetables, root and tuber vegetables (except potatoes) and grapes.

Americas

BASF Gets EPA Registration for Priaxor D Fungicide

A combination fungicide containing three modes of action, Priaxor D fungicide helps manage strobilurin-resistant frogeye leaf spot in soybeans.

Americas

Arysta LifeScience Gets Bactericide Registrations

Company gets registrations in top apple growing U.S. states.

Americas

Gowan USA Registers Zing! Fungicide

Premix fungicide combines zoxamide and chlorothalonil.

Crop Inputs

Crop Protection in an Increasingly Post-Patent World

Generics make up more global market share each year, and new products are poised for rapid growth.

Americas

Syngenta Adds New Fungicide to Fight Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome

Syngenta solution can be used with Clariva Complete Beans to reduce damage from SDS.

Crop Inputs

Arysta’s Fortix Fungicide Receives Registration

Wheat is the third major crop for which Fortix has received registration behind corn and soybeans.

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China

BASF Fights Counterfeiting in China with New Product Label

The new technology, which has been developed by experts from BASF and a local labeling company in China, incorporates a special water mark into the product label

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FCI Trade Summit: Risk Management and the Value Chain

With the ever-changing complexity of global trade for crop inputs, the FCI Trade Summit has asked economist and futurist Jay

Industry News

Eurofins Agroscience Services Hires Leader for Global Ecotoxicology Cluster

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

Americas

Strong Dollar, Long U.S. Winter Hit Syngenta Sales

A delayed start to the season in North America also hurt results.

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)