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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

Biologicals

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.

Africa

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

Americas

FMC Finds Its Balance

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

Biologicals

Bayer’s AI in New Biological Gets Approval in Europe

Market launch in Europe planned in 2017.

Americas

Kleffmann Acquires MarketSense

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

Americas

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
Americas

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.

FCI Sourcing Network
Adjuvants

FCI Launches FCIsourcing.com

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

Americas

Syngenta First-Half Profit Takes Hit

On the positive side, company realized significant cost savings and saw increased U.S. corn seed sales in the second quarter owing to higher trait income.

Crop Protection

BASF Crop Protection Sales Rise 1%

Positive currency effects and higher sales prices more than offset lower sales volumes.

Crop Protection

UK Permits Emergency Use of Neonicotinoids

Neonicotinoids approved after the pest cabbage stem flea beetle damaged 5% of the oilseed rape crop in England.

Americas

Biologicals: Filling the Gaps

Biologicals are growing in popularity, but their path from development to use is no easier than traditional crop protection products.

Africa

Enigma Marketing Research Acquires Patent Database

SPCs extend the life of a patent for up to a maximum of five years and are granted in Europe on a national basis.

China

Chinese Companies Rush Glufosinate Market

CCPIA: Ban on paraquat AS has many Chinese companies ramping up glufosinate output as customers seek replacement chemistries.

Crop Protection

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

Crop Protection

Bayer CropScience Streamlines Executive Responsibilities

Bernd Naaf appointed as head of “Business Affairs & Communications” / Dr. Mathias Kremer takes over “Strategy & Portfolio Management."

Americas

DuPont Pioneer Signs License Agrement for Genome-Editing Technology

DuPont Pioneer (DuPont) has licensed a technology from Vilnius University that will provide DuPont with intellectual property for all commercial uses, including

Americas

Making Sense of Mergers

Syngenta might have rejected Monsanto’s bid to buy the company, but the industry is still primed for consolidation. The deals

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Americas

Charah Expands Fertilizer Business Internationally

Charah Agricultural Products business completed its first international delivery of SUL4R-PLUS fertilizer to a customer in the Dominican Republic

Biotechnology

Dow and ICS-CAAS Join Forces to Further Rice Research and Product Development in China

Looking to capitalize on expertise and to develop new rice products, Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The

Americas

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

Crop Protection

Monsanto Drops Bid to Acquire Syngenta

After its latest offer to Syngenta was rebuffed, Monsanto has dropped its bid to acquire the company. “Without a basis

Americas

Sumitomo Chemical to Establish R&D Base in Brazil

Sumitomo Chemical announced it will place its “Latin America Research Center” in Brazil where scientists will conduct efficacy trials, research