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AgBiome’s Howler Fungicide Receives EPA Approval

The first product to be marketed by AgBiome Innovations and developed by AgBiome Inc., is a biological fungicide that is highly effective against fungal diseases common to high-value crops.

Agrichemicals

EU Commission Opens In-Depth Probe into Monsanto, Bayer Merger

The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits.

Americas

AMVAC Grants Trimble Global Distribution Rights for SIMPAS

SIMPAS is a multi-product variable rate system that will be controlled by a Trimble display to automate and variably apply multiple inputs across a field.

Asia

U.S. Official: India not Keeping Pace with Peers like China in Adopting Farm Tech

India is not keeping pace with its peers like China in adopting innovative farm technologies, especially biotechnology, a U.S. embassy

Agrichemicals

Syngenta to Launch Enhanced Liquid Corn Insecticide

Syngenta announced Force Evo, an enhanced liquid corn insecticide, is registered by the Environmental Protection Agency and will replace Force CS, starting in the 2018 growing season.