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BASF Agricultural Solutions Sales Rise on Europe, North America

Higher demand for fungicides, herbicides also lifted results.

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

Biologicals

Koppert Launches AgriTrap Natural Insecticide

Dutch firm says product fights aphids, whitefly, psyllids, scale insects, gall mite and spider mite.

Crop Inputs

Romania’s Rising Inputs

Europe’s fastest-growing input market is hampered by small farm sizes, lack of mechanization and poor agronomic integration.

Europe

EU’s Food Watchdog to Investigate Effects of Pesticide Exposure

EFSA says to further explore epidemiological studies.

Africa

Dow AgroSciences Announces New Structure in Europe, Middle East, Africa

Company to launch six new molecules in next three to five years.

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.

Biologicals

Stockton’s Timorex Gold Biofungicide Approved in Macedonia

Product is registered for the control of blight in tomato and potato, downy mildew in lettuce, and gray mold in grapes.

Crop Inputs

Working Hard to Get EU Competitiveness Back on Track

Exclusive interview with Jean-Charles Bocquet, director general of the European Crop Protection Association, on regulatory progress in the European Union.

Americas

10 Crop Protection Trends For 2015

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

Americas

Novozymes Says BioAg Alliance with Monsanto Off to Strong Start

Company sees positive outlook for 2015.

Crop Inputs

Incotec Launches Sustainable ThermoSeed Disinfection For Onion Seed

Incotec has been using the technology to disinfect grain and rice for many years.

Crop Inputs

Eden Research Signs Agreement with Sumi Agro France for Grape Protection Products

The agreement follows similar deals that Eden signed with Sipcam Italia Spa and Sipcam Iberia to sell 3AEY in Italy and Spain, respectively.

Crop Inputs

Gamma-cyhalothrin gains EU approval

Cheminova's proprietary pyrethroid product gamma-cyhalothrin is sold under the trade names Nexide, Vantex and Cooper.

Europe

ECPA Residue Management Project Ready For Next Step

The trainers from Turkey who learned in Almeria will become the trainers of another 100 advisers in Antalya. Each adviser can reach 30 to 50 farmers every week and share best practices on residues management.

Crop Inputs

Belchim Acquires Distribution Rights For Crop Protection Products

Belchim Crop Protection will distribute Milbeknock and Kunshi in Europe and has will acquire ISEM's fungicide technologies valifenalate and IR 8854.

Americas

Syngenta, CropLife America Lobby for Policy Change in EU Neonicotinoid Use

Advocates work to have use of the insecticide family approved for the 2016 crop season, while U.S. users await taskforce report.

Crop Inputs

Mobile App Helps Farmers Target Crop Inputs

A new UK based mobile app uses satellite technology to help farmers locate isolated pest problems in their fields.

Crop Inputs

Government and Industry Fund Agricultural Innovation

The money is designed to support collaborative research between scientists and businesses to springboard projects from the lab to the market place.

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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