Herbicides
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

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

How Kochia Became Resistant to Glyphosate

Researchers found that kochia has evolved to have multiple copies of a gene code that targets glyphosate.

Crop Inputs

Cheminova Introduces New Herbicide

The new herbicide will be submitted for registration in the U.S. and Canada this year, with expected commercialization in late 2017.

Crop Inputs

Bayer CropScience to Invest $1.9 Bln in Wheat R&D

"We have a 10-year plan to invest 1.5 billion euros in the research and development of new solutions for wheat through to 2020 – encompassing both high-yielding seeds and new crop protection solutions to advance global wheat cultivation." --Liam Condon

Americas

DuPont’s Revulin Q Herbicide Offers Seed Corn Weed Control

Revulin Q herbicide supports herbicide resistance management programs and delivers postemergence weed control in seed corn and other specialty corn crops.

Crop Inputs

Dhanuka Agritech Launches Herbicide for Sugarcane in India

Sugarcane demand grows in India.

Africa

Dow AgroSciences Announces New Structure in Europe, Middle East, Africa

Company to launch six new molecules in next three to five years.

Americas

DuPont Launches New Herbicide-Tolerant Trait

The new technology provides farmers more options and flexibility to manage glyphosate-resistant weeds.

Crop Inputs

Dow AgroSciences Names New Rice Herbicide

Rinskor will aide farmers with resistance management and has a favorable environmental profile.

Australia/South Pacific

Nufarm Announces Restructuring in Europe

Changes will result in more efficient manufacturing base in Europe, lower unit cost of its key herbicide and reduced supply chain complexity.

Americas

Syngenta Hurt by Declining Corn Acres in Americas

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

Americas

Dow Says Will Not License First-Generation Roundup Ready Soybean Trait

Enlist soybeans with Roundup Ready 2 Yield and Enlist E3 soybeans are 'chosen trait platforms moving forward.'

Americas

FMC Acquires Rights to New Herbicide from Kumiai, Ihara

New active will be initially developed for use in corn, cereals, soybeans and sugarcane.

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.

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