Herbicides
Americas

Albaugh Enters Collaboration on Cereals

Partners include Colorado Wheat Research Foundation and Group Limagrain.

Americas

10 Crop Protection Trends For 2015

Crop protection sales expected to be stable, but wholesale change is almost certain.

Crop Inputs

Syngenta Adds BroadAxe XC Herbicide to Portfolio

BroadAxe XC provides pre-emergence herbicide activity and multiple modes of action against a broad spectrum of weeds.

Americas

USDA Decision Clears Way for BASF’s Engenia

Engenia herbicide will control broadleaf weeds post-emergence in dicamba-tolerant cotton and soybeans.

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.

China

Chinese Pesticide Industry Expects Growth in Glufosinate Sector

As a green alternative to paraquat, glufosinate has also proven itself to be a more efficient herbicide than glyphosate.

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.

Americas

Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical Expand Their Weed Management Collaboration to South America

The Roundup Ready PLUS platform allows farmers to maximize the benefits of their Roundup Ready crops, using the platform's recommendations, which are designed to provide effective and sustainable weed control benefits for farmers.

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

Bayer CropScience Closes Acquisition of DuPont Crop Protection Land Management Assets

Transaction brings a range of established herbicides such as Esplanade, Perspective, Streamline, Escort and Cimarron under the Bayer brand.

Americas

Rotam And Cibus Global Launch Non-transgenic SU Canola

SU Canola herbicide tolerant system offers farmers a new canola alternative to use in crop rotations.

Crop Inputs

Bayer CropScience Opens Weed Resistance Competence Center in Frankfurt

Bayer weed scientists are focusing on resistance projects in 44 countries across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific.

Crop Inputs

Syngenta Awaiting Registration on Two Herbicides: Acuron and Broadworks

Acuron expected to deliver residual control of the most difficult broadleaf weeds and annual grasses in corn, while Broadworks will be the first HPPD-inhibitor for tree nuts, stone fruit and citrus.

Americas

Dow AgroSciences Announces Launch of Enlist Duo Herbicide in the United States

Select growers to participate in stewarded introduction of Enlist corn and seed production of Enlist soybeans.

Crop Inputs

Direct Seeding On Rice Improves Weed Control

Herbicide use cuts labor and improves profitability.

Americas

Monsanto, Sumitomo Chemical and Valent Extend Crop Protection Collaboration

Roundup Ready PLUS Partnership affirms joint commitment to providing crop management solutions to farmers.

Americas

Bayer CropScience Acquires Certain DuPont Land Management Business Assets

Bayer adds Perspective, Streamline, Escort and Oust to its portfolio of products.

Americas

Cheminova Launches Bestow Herbicide in U.S.

Product controls variety of weeds in field corn.

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Industry News

EPA Announces Voluntary Cancellation of Certain Methomyl Uses

Limiting use will reduce risks to drinking water.

Crop Inputs

Working Hard to Get EU Competitiveness Back on Track

Exclusive interview with Jean-Charles Bocquet, director general of the European Crop Protection Association, on regulatory progress in the European Union.

Americas

Brazil Declares Emergency Due to Coffee Borer Outbreak

Country authorizes cyantraniliprole insecticides for import.

Americas

Arysta LifeScience Gets Bactericide Registrations

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

Americas

China Agrees to Expand Market Access for U.S. Grown Apples

With this new agreement, the apple industry estimates that within two years, exports to China will reach 5 million bushels annually, a value of nearly $100 million per year.