Fungicides
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.

Crop Inputs

Bayer CropScience’s Sonata Fungicide Available For Broadacre Crops

With the label transition from Ballad Plus, Sonata can now be used to protect against diseases in broadacre crops in registered states.

Americas

Marrone Bio Innovations’ Regalia Maxx Biofungicide Receives Registration in Brazil

First approved plant extract-based fungicide in Brazil brings growers new solution for protecting against disease, which can result in higher quality and yields.

Crop Inputs

Eden Research Signs Agreement with Sumi Agro France for Grape Protection Products

The agreement follows similar deals that Eden signed with Sipcam Italia Spa and Sipcam Iberia to sell 3AEY in Italy and Spain, respectively.

China

China Supply Update

Manufacturers continue to build new capacity to replace shuddered companies.

Crop Inputs

Asia Continues to Drive $60-Billion Crop Protection Market

Bob Fairclough kicks off FCI’s Global Sourcing Summit with an overview of pesticides for the industry.

Crop Inputs

Valent U.S.A. to Expand Support for North American Crop Protection Offerings

Portfolio expansion and pipeline supported by enhanced R&D and commercial infrastructure.

Americas

Syngenta Crop Protection Sales Lifted by Fungicides in Brazil, North American Demand

Company is deliberately reducing glyphosate to improve profitability.

Latest News

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.

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

Weed Control on the Rise in Noncrop

Though it’s just a fraction of the pesticide market, industrial vegetation management (IVM) is steadily claiming a larger share. Here is why.

Crop Inputs

Aquatic Risk Assessments for Pesticide Combination Products in the EU

Today in the European Union, mixture toxicity assessments have become an integral part of the evaluation of pesticides. However, there