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DuPont’s Pipeline Includes New Fungicide, Insecticide and Nematicide

DuPont Crop Protection works hard to respond to growers’ changing needs and desires. “We focus on creating new molecules that

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Adama Gets Australian Approval for Nimitz

Australia is the third country globally to receive registration approval, after the United States and Israel.


FCI Sourcing Network Enjoys Successful Launch

The FCI Sourcing Network launched just weeks ago has already generated a great deal of interest from manufacturers and distributors looking to


Environmental Respect Awards Program Celebrates With Four Ambassadors From Around The Globe

Although the Environmental Respect Awards programs, sponsored by DuPont Crop Protection with assistance from CropLife and FCI magazines has previously

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FCI Launches

No one links buyers and sellers like FCI. Over the years, our magazine has been the preferred advertising vehicle for

Australia/South Pacific

BioConsortia Names Jacobs R&D Head in New Zealand

BioConsortia, Inc. is developing highly effective microbial solutions that enhance plant phenotypes and increase crop yields.

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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

Australia/South Pacific

Bayer Helps New Zealand Farmers Set World Record Barley Harvest

A farming couple from New Zealand set a new world record yield for barley producing 13,8 tonnes per hectare with

Australia/South Pacific

IFA Selects Norman Borlaug Award Laureate

The IFA grants the award for research that has led to significant advances in crop nutrition.

Australia/South Pacific

Key Crops Stand to Benefit from Discovery

Australian scientists have found a way to improve production of the Rubisco enzyme, essential to plant growth/


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.

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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.


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.

Australia/South Pacific

Biologicals Use On The Rise Among Australian Growers

Biofilm Crop Protection's products focus on soil health to combat pests and disease.


Why Glyphosate Prices Are Falling

Demand is down. Supply is stable, and buyers are more opportunistic than cyclical.


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

Company is deliberately reducing glyphosate to improve profitability.

Australia/South Pacific

Nufarm, Phytec to Develop Plant Monitoring System in Australia, New Zealand

System to allow growers to optimize inputs and make other decisions that impact quality, yield of crops.

Australia/South Pacific

Rethinking Australia

On the driest (inhabited) continent, resilience is a must in creating a crop protection success story.


For Adama, the Secret Is Simplicity

Adama's Jean-Marc Dardier, global head of marketing, sits down with FCI to talk about its role in making growers' and distributors' lives easier, its advantageous position in the Chinese market and progress in its rebranding effort.

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FAO and WHO Release Updated Guidelines on Pesticide Legislation and Labeling

Some thirty years to the day after FAO first launched its International Code of Conduct on the Distribution and Use


EPA Pulls Dow Enlist Duo Registration

Dow says "new evaluations will result in a prompt resolution of all outstanding issues."


Nufarm Restructures North American Manufacturing Footprint

In an effort to be more response, flexible and cost effective, Nufarm Limited announced a restructuring of its North American


Stockton Names Guy Elitzur as CEO

Move is in preparation of NASDAQ IPO and planned acquisitions.


China Looks to Latin America to Grow Pesticide Exports

Following China’s Zero Growth of Pesticide Policies was issued, the country’s pesticide manufacturers needed to look elsewhere to expand their