India/Southeast Asia
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

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

How Asia Is Gaining Ground in Drought-Tolerant Corn

Asia has lagged behind in developing corn that requires less water. An international public-private partnership is helping deliver a low-cost solution.

Crop Inputs

Indonesia Pesticide Management and Registration Procedure

In terms of Indonesia’s pesticide trade balance, about 90% of the technical materials processed in Indonesia are imported from China.

Africa

To Bring Green Revolution to Africa, Countries Must Develop New Technologies

“Assuming Africa is an appropriate setting for another Asian-style Green Revolution is misleading and could result in, yet again, a frustrated attempt to attain sustainable agricultural growth." --IFPRI

Crop Inputs

Substantial Increase in Ag Productivity the Answer in India, Says Radha Mohan Singh

Superior genetics in seed combined with improved agronomies will be the key strategy to break the yield barriers, says Minister.

Crop Inputs

Dhanuka Agritech Launches Herbicide for Sugarcane in India

Sugarcane demand grows in India.

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

10 Crop Protection Trends For 2015

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

Crop Inputs

India, Israel Continue Agricultural Cooperation

Experts from Israel have been training Indian officials in protected cultivation, post-harvest management, irrigation and other best agricultural practices.

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.

Crop Inputs

Slideshow: FCI Global Sourcing Summit

Sourcing is of concern to buyers around the world. This Global Sourcing Summit provides attendees an opportunity to address unprecedented challenges and learn about solutions from some of the most innovative companies in the industry.

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.

Crop Inputs

India Agrochemical Industry Overview

Changes in India’s approach to agriculture are required to meet the food needs for the country and the world.

India/Southeast Asia

PMFAI Elects Managing Committee at Annual Meeting

The committee members were selected during the 46th Annual General Meeting held in October at Hotel Sun-n-Sand, Juhu, Mumbai.

Global Sourcing Summit

Biologicals, Formulation Technology Are Growing Priorities for Agriculture

FCI Global Sourcing Summit examines emerging technologies for crop protection.

Americas

US, India Reach Agreement on Food Stockpiling, Clearing The Way For Global Trade Pact

India is one of the world's largest grain exporters and the low cost of its production and procurement system means it can sway world prices.

Crop Inputs

Direct Seeding On Rice Improves Weed Control

Herbicide use cuts labor and improves profitability.

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China

Supplier Roundtable Examines the Future of Sourcing

Learn how Indian companies are transforming sourcing for crop protection products during the FCI Global Sourcing Summit Supplier Roundtable.

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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