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A Decade of Innovation

BLAMS. It’s not a sound effect from the pages of a super hero comic book. Instead this nifty acronym is

Americas

EPA: 2,4-D, Glyphosate, Imidacloprid Among Pesticide Chemicals Not Endocrine Disruptors

Nearly three dozen pesticide chemicals tested by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for their potential to disrupt the endocrine system have been deemed

Biologicals

6 Lessons for Sales and Marketing

By Cindy Snyder Contributor Biological controls are the fastest growing segment in crop protection, but it’s still a fledgling technology

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Americas

Monsanto Profit Gets Boost from Scotts Partnership

Monsanto Co. posted higher-than-expected third-quarter earnings on the back of licensing payments for Roundup as part of its Scotts Miracle-Gro

Americas

The Industry Reacts to the IARC’s Review of Crop Protection Products

Several companies and organizations around the crop protection industry have issued responses to the  International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC),

Crop Inputs

IARC Does Not Assess Risk, Regulators Do

By Howard Minigh President and CEO, CropLife International Few people in the crop protection industry had heard of the International

Crop Inputs

IARC Declares 2,4-D Possibly Carcinogenic

In a move that was expected by the industry, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the specialized cancer

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China’s Top 100 Companies and Top 10 Best Selling Local Pesticides in 2014

According to China’s National Bureau of Statistic, China produced 3.74 million tons of pesticide in 2014, reflecting growth of just 1.4% compared with the

Crop Inputs

Tamil Nadu Restricts Sale of Crop Protection Products

After the state of Kerala expressed concern about excessive pesticides use on farms in neighboring Tamil Nadu, the state agricultural department decided to

Crop Inputs

Monsoons Arrival Good News For Crop Protection Industry

The monsoons have arrived and that could be good news for distributors of crop protection products. Along with the rains

Crop Inputs

Syngenta Rejects Monsanto’s Latest Offer

Monsanto Company said it would pay Syngenta a $2 billion break-up fee if it was unable to get the appropriate regulator

Americas

Syngenta’s Broadworks Provides New Tool to Fight Broadleaf Weeds

Syngenta’s Broadworks herbicide, has received registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The active ingredient, mesotrione, is the first HPPD inhibitor

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Trade Summit — Americas PREVIEW

By Dr. Jay Lehr, Science Director, The Heartland Institute I know it causes all of us to wonder, from time to time,

Australia/South Pacific

Bayer CropScience and the Grains Research & Development Corp. Join Forces to Explore Weed Control Solutions

In an effort to discover new weed management solutions, Bayer CropScience and the Grains Research & Development Corp. (GRDC) have

China

Paraquat Prices Likely to Rise in China in June – CCM

Chinese herbicide suppliers are likely to charge more for paraquat in June as an increase in orders from overseas has tightened supplies.

Crop Inputs

Interfarm and Nufarm UK Join Forces in UK, Ireland

Nufarm UK to distribute Interfarm products in UK, Ireland.

Africa

Candel Launches Agchem Plant in Nigeria

Plant set to save Nigeria $400 million in foreign exchange spent annually to import crop protection products.

Adjuvants

5 Issues Changing the Crop Protection Industry

Demands on the agricultural sector are increasing.

Crop Inputs

India PM Pushes for Technology-Driven Agriculture

This is the first time the PM articulated the government’s stand on GM crops, while calling for better research and higher productivity to boost farm earnings.

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Americas

A Decade of Innovation

BLAMS. It’s not a sound effect from the pages of a super hero comic book. Instead this nifty acronym is

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Rotam Expands Chile Product Portfolio

Rotam Chile is expanding its market offer with the acquisition of 15 products registrations bought from a local company Mabruk.

Americas

EPA: 2,4-D, Glyphosate, Imidacloprid Among Pesticide Chemicals Not Endocrine Disruptors

Nearly three dozen pesticide chemicals tested by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for their potential to disrupt the endocrine system have been deemed

Crop Inputs

Eurofins Adds New Regulatory Group in Niefern

Eurofins Regulatory AG plans to add an Agro Team in Niefern to the already existing Agro Regulatory Group in Rheinfelden and

Americas

Valent BioSciences Chile to Merge with Pace International Chile

In a move that will strengthen customer service, trading capacity and geographic coverage, Pace International, a post-harvest solutions, technologies and services