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Adama Posts Higher Profit for Year, Weighs IPO Options

"Various possibilities" are being examined regarding executing the business combination between the company and the China business.

China

CCPIA: ‘Extensive Adjustment’ for Pesticide Industry in 2015

Prices far below 2014 levels, but rebound is expected in March.

China

First New EC Formulations Get Approval in China

Approval of the first batch of new-type EC products manufactured by domestic enterprises marks the beginning of the upgrading and replacement of solvents.

Americas

Dow Partners on Rice Research, Product Development in China

Dow AgroSciences will offer to license its proprietary EXZACT Precision Technology platform to CAAS.

Americas

Adama Registers Nimitz Nematicide in California

Active ingredient is distributed through the soil and into contact with nematodes through irrigation or rainfall.

China

China Reports Sharp Drop in Paraquat Prices

Downward trend caused by "depressed market of pyridine."

China

China’s Pesticide Industry Sees Drop in Profits

China's National Bureau of Statistics reported that while the country's pesticide industry increased in 2014, total profit was actually down for the year, according to a report from the Chinese Crop Protection Industry Association (CCPIA)

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China

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

China Agrees to Expand Market Access for U.S. Grown Apples

With this new agreement, the apple industry estimates that within two years, exports to China will reach 5 million bushels annually, a value of nearly $100 million per year.

Americas

10 Crop Protection Trends For 2015

Crop protection sales expected to be stable, but wholesale change is almost certain.

China

China Formulation Exports Continue to Outpace Tech

Supply disruptions did not cause price fluctuations, and Chinese companies saw flat growth on technical-grade products’ price and output.

China

China NATESC Forecasts Flat Crop Protection Market in 2015

With the movement of labor forces into cities, professional pest management organizations are starting to replace traditional farming practices.

China

Chinese Pesticide Industry Expects Growth in Glufosinate Sector

As a green alternative to paraquat, glufosinate has also proven itself to be a more efficient herbicide than glyphosate.

China

Sinochem International Acquires Sinochem Group’s Pesticide Assets

The integration brings control of the pesticide business under the Sinochem International umbrella.

China

China Approves Imports of DuPont Pioneer Soybean Variety

The Plenish soybean product is engineered to produce a healthier type of soybean oil.

China

Syngenta Receives Chinese Import Approval for Agrisure Viptera Corn Trait

The corn trait offers growers protection against many above-ground corn pests.

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.

China

Reports Suggest China Approves Syngenta’s Viptera Corn

Chinese authorities have informed some agriculture industry officials the government has approved U.S. imports of a type of genetically modified

China

Isagro and Rotam Enter License, Develpment, Distribution and Supply Agreement

Rotam will exclusively purchase all of its requirements of Isagro products and active ingredients directly from Isagro.

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Americas

Monsanto Calls for Retraction of WHO’s Glyphosate Assessment

Classification as probable carcinogen goes against scientific consensus, industry experts and scientists say.

Americas

Adama Posts Higher Profit for Year, Weighs IPO Options

"Various possibilities" are being examined regarding executing the business combination between the company and the China business.

Americas

Monsanto’s Fraley ‘Outraged’ by WHO Glyphosate Assessment

"Result was reached by selective ‘cherry picking’ of data and is a clear example of agenda-driven bias.” --Fraley

Americas

World Health Organization Report Contradicts Scientific Findings on Glyphosate

"Review does not meet the standards used by respected agencies around the world," says Dr. Phillip Miller, Monsanto global regulatory lead.

Americas

Topcon Precision Agriculture Acquires Digi-Star

Digi-Star is a global supplier of electronic equipment, precision sensors, optical yield and feed management sensors, displays, position verification, and software.