Americas
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.

Americas

Crop Microclimate Management Launches Product that Fights Abiotic Stressors

Photon, for U.S. corn and soybean market, stimulates a key stress-sensing enzyme system in plants to prepare them to react quickly and effectively to environmental stresses.

Americas

Stockton Group Gets Timorex Approval in Korea, Mexico

Timorex Gold approved for coffee in Mexico and for greenhouse and outdoor use on a variety of fruits and vegetables in Korea.

Americas

How Kochia Became Resistant to Glyphosate

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

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.

Americas

U.S. Labeling Deadlines Could Impact Agchem Distributors

Dec. 1, 2015 Hazard Communication Standard deadline looms over U.S. agrochemical product distributors.

Americas

Dow AgroSciences Expands in Puerto Rico

New site will allow for increased R&D capabilities.

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Americas

Bayer CropScience Introduces Velum Total Insecticide

Velum Total promotes early season crop establishment by preventing nematode and insect damage and enhancing root health.

Americas

Bayer Delivers New Soybean Varieties

Bayer CropScience has introduced 12 new Credenz soybean varieties to help growers deal with glyphosate resistant weeds.

Americas

DuPont Launches New Herbicide-Tolerant Trait

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

Americas

U.S. to Provide $30 Million to Fight Citrus Greening

Projects focus on areas including biological controls, tools to kill the Asian citrus psyllid, root sampling and testing strategy, training dogs to detect infected trees.

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Americas

Brazil’s New Ag Minister Looks to Speed Up Regulatory Process

There are finally concrete signs of progress in streamlining Brazil’s regulatory process now that President Dilma Rousseff appointed Katia Abreu, ex-president of the country’s top farm lobbying organization, as Minister of Agriculture in December.

Americas

Iteris, BASF in Precision Ag Deal

Product used to help quickly notify U.S. corn and soybean growers in time for precise crop protection response to potential crop damage or other hail-related issues.

Americas

Syngenta Hurt by Declining Corn Acres in Americas

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

Americas

CropLife America Joins Agricultural Alliance on Climate Change

Partners focus on meeting challenges of climate change in agriculture.

Americas

BASF Gets EPA Registration for Priaxor D Fungicide

A combination fungicide containing three modes of action, Priaxor D fungicide helps manage strobilurin-resistant frogeye leaf spot in soybeans.

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.'

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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