Australia/South Pacific
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.

Australia/South Pacific

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/

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.

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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

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.

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Americas

Why Glyphosate Prices Are Falling

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

Americas

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.

Americas

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.

Africa

Adama Profit Jumps on Strong Sales Gains in Latin America, India

Company sees sales increases in most regions despite challenging weather conditions.

Americas

FMC to Market Actagro Soil, Plant Health Products

FMC to exclusively sell Actagro products in Asia-Pacific.

Australia/South Pacific

Why Many Try, But Few Succeed in Australia: Q&A with Dean Corbett, CEO of Accensi

"It’s almost like the rise and fall of the tides, but in each ebb and flow the overall industry margins are eroded even further."

Africa

Syngenta Profit Falls on Lower North American Corn Acreage

Latin America shows strongest growth, despite dry conditions in Brazil and Argentina.

Australia/South Pacific

Dow Expands Wheat Presence in Australia

Company acquires remaining shares of Advantage Wheats.

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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

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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

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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