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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

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

Americas

Valent Miticide Zeal SC Registered with Liquid Formulation

Valent U.S.A. Corp.’s Zeal SC miticide has been registered by the EPA with a new liquid formulation that allows for

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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

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China

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

Dow AgroSciences Develops Technology to Test for Counterfeit Spinosyn Products

Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, has developed a procedure to “ensure the integrity

China

Bayer Defends Patent Against Chinese Companies

Bayer CropScience has been working to prevent the counterfeiting of the active ingredient spirotetramat, which is used in Movento, the

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

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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,

Americas

BASF Registers Nealta Miticide in California

Nealta miticide delivers long-lasting control of spider mites at all life stages.

Americas

EPA Proposes More Restrictions on Pesticides to Protect Pollinators

Proposed restrictions will prohibit use where bees are present for commercial pollination.

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.

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Africa

Algeria’s Reforms to Lift Agchem Market

Country has launched major changes in land management and investment in agricultural sector, raising hopes of increased use of quality farm inputs.

Americas

White House Announces Strategy to Protect Pollinators

Task force aims to reduce honey bee colony losses during winter to no more than 15% within 10 years.

China

Lower Crop Prices, Currency Effects Hit Adama Results

Revenue fell 4.7% to $866.7 million, from $909.7 million a year earlier.

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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

Industry News

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