Herbicides

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.

Americas

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

Company is deliberately reducing glyphosate to improve profitability.

Americas

EPA Greenlights Dow’s Enlist Duo

EPA: "The agency's decision reflects a large body of science and an understanding of the risk of pesticides to human health and the environment."

Americas

USDA Takes Steps to Address Weed Resistance

USDA to offer financial assistance, innovative conservation systems, more education and outreach.

China

Explosion Rocks Shandong Binnong – Reports

Shandong Binnong plays important role in China’s pesticide industry.

Asia Summit

India and The Big Shift: Part 2

India makes a play for greater global market share.

Americas

Monsanto Delivers Strong Seeds and Traits, Crop Protection Growth

Global Seeds and Traits portfolio set the foundation for continued growth in 2015 and over multi-year horizon.

Latest News

Americas

Nufarm U.S. Promotes Rob Schwehr To Vice President of Innovation & Regulatory Affairs for Nufarm Americas

Schwehr will oversee product development and interactions with governmental agencies which regulate Nufarm products.

Crop Inputs

Bayer’s Martin Dawkins to Becomes ECPA Acting President

Dawkins and the ECPA will continue to demonstrate the crop protection industry’s commitment to sustainable and productive agriculture.

Crop Inputs

Nihon Nohyaku to Acquire Stake in Hyderabad Chemical

The transaction is expected to close at the end of January 2015.

Americas

The Mosaic Company Completes Acquisition of Archer Daniels Midland’s Fertilizer Distribution Business

Mosaic's distribution capacity in the region is expected to increase from approximately 4 million tonnes per year to 6 million tonnes.

China

FMC Names New Director for Agricultural Solutions in Asia and President of FMC Asia

Bethwyn Todd was also elected a vice president of FMC Corporation by the Board of Directors.