Crop Protection

Report: UK Growers Spent Extra $33 Million Following Neonic Ban

Multiple extra applications of broad-spectrum pyrethroid insecticides were required to try and curb the pest damage.


BASF Expands Biological Solutions Production

BASF has expanded its biologicals production facility in Littlehampton, UK. The new capacity increases the company’s ability to double the


Bayer Opens European Oilseed Processing Center To Help Drive Seeds Business

Bayer CropScience‘s new EUR 15 million ($16.8 million) European Oilseed Processing Center in the German town of Monheim substantially expands its ability


UK Growers to Launch New Biopesticide Firm

Real IPM UK works with biocontrol manufacturer Real IPM Kenya.

Crop Protection

Bayer Expands European Wheat Breeding Center

The company has tripled the capacity of its complex on the premises of the Gatersleben Biotech Park.


Syngenta Unveils Pipeline at R&D Day

Company is accelerating the rate of its innovation and has 15 new and pipeline products in crop protection.


Syngenta Gets EPA Approval for New Fungicide

Orondis offers vegetable and specialty crop growers a step change in controlling diseases such as downy mildew and late blight.


Marrone Bio Innovations Gets Completedness Determination from European Commission

Grandevo is the first ever bioinsecticide formulated as a non-viable microbial "end product" to be accepted for review as a microbial pesticide by EU regulators.

Crop Protection

French Court Upholds Ruling Against Monsanto

A French court affirmed an earlier ruling which found Monsanto guilty of the chemical poisoning of a French farmer, who says

Crop Protection

Eden Research Fungicide Approved for Use in Greece

Eden Research Plc’s first agrochemical product, 3AEY, a fungicide that primarily targets Botrytis on grapes, has been approved for commercial


BASF, Embrapa Launch First GM Soybean Fully Developed in Brazil

BASF and Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa) launched the Cultivance Production System, which contains the first genetically modified soybean fully developed


Koppert Enters Joint Venture in Hyderabad

KoSSIL is a joint venture between Koppert Biological Systems India and the local Devanur family, promotor of SOM Phytopharma Limited (India) and Agri Life.


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


FMC Finds Its Balance

A conversation with Mark Douglas on the company's new vision in the wake of its transformational acquisition of Cheminova.


Bayer’s AI in New Biological Gets Approval in Europe

Market launch in Europe planned in 2017.


Kleffmann Acquires MarketSense

Kleffmann expands its global market research solutions with special focus on the animal health market.


Bayer CropScience: Herbicides, Seeds Help Offset Weak Latin American Results

Sales in the Latin America/Africa/Middle East region declined 8.8%.

Pierre Brondeau, CEO

FMC to Build New European Regional Headquarters in Denmark

The new FMC European Innovation Center (EIC), expected to open in 2016, will serve as a central hub for research and development, regional corporate functions and regional commercial teams.

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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

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The Iconoclast

Keki Hormusji Gharda has never been one to accept the status quo. Whether it was finding a better and cheaper

Crop Protection

Rain Deficit, Pest Infestation Impact Indian State

A rain deficit during the monsoon season and a pest infestation have hurt crops in several districts in the Indian

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Belchim Buys Back Shares From FMC

Belchim Crop Protection NV and Belchim Management announce the completion of the acquisition of the 20% shares that FMC Chemicals


Syngenta Expands Hybrid Wheat Breeding

Syngenta will increase its investment and resources to develop hybrid wheat for major wheat market segments in North America.

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ADM Oilseeds Plant in Missouri to Expand Storage Capacity

Archer Daniels Midland Company announced that it is investing to create an additional 2.5 million bushels of soybean storage at