Fungicides India Ltd., DuPont Launch Fungicide

Horticultural growers and orchardists are the primary target markets for the product. Plant diseases like scab are major threats to the apple industry, and timely application of pesticides is the only method to curb the disease and produce high quality marketable apple, the release added.

FIL is a subsidiary of the India-based Kohinoor Group of Industries.




From the Editor: Brexit and Other Chaos

Uncertainty breeds fear. Unfortunately, Britain’s vote to leave the EU created layers of uncertainty around financial and currency markets around


The Meaning Behind the Mergers

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U.S. Overtakes Brazil as Top Crop Protection Market, but Not for Long

In nominal terms, the global market for crop protection chemicals declined to $54.6 billion in harvest year 2015 as measured

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Zambia Pegs Agricultural Growth on Farm Inputs

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U.S. Retail Sales Top $10.1 Billion in 2015

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Syngenta Revenue, Profit Drop in First Half of 2016

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India’s Crystal Crop Protection Acquires BASF’s Bavistin Fungicide

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Summit Agro USA Rises to the Challenge

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Taking Stock in the Future of Biopesticides

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Following Brexit: The Future of Crop Protection and GMOs in the EU

The headlines and commentaries can be a little scary: “Brexit Could Trigger the Breakup of the United Kingdom” “More Countries


China’s Top 10 Pesticide Companies in 2016

By CCM     The total combined revenue of China’s top 10 pesticide companies reached $4.634 billion in 2016, down


Eden Research’s 3AEY Fungicide Receives Label Extension in Spain and Greece

Eden Research plc’s 3AEY fungicide can now be used to treat vine powdery mildew in Spain and Greece. Eden, along

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Why the West Forgot the Farm, and How We’re Rediscovering Them

About 1% of the U.S. population are full-time farmers on 2.2 million farms. In the EU about 2.5% of the


Arysta LifeScience Expands Portfolio in Ukraine

Arysta LifeScience Ukraine recently registered five products, including fungicides Evito T and Starpro, herbicides Desperado and Proponit Duo, and plant


Grain Production Increases Drive Brazilian Crop Protection Market

By Erica Franconere Kleffmann Group Brazil is recognized worldwide as the greatest consumer of crop protection products (CPP) and represents


Sumitomo Chemical to Acquire Part of India’s Excel Crop Care

In an effort to expand its reach into India, Sumitomo Chemical will purchase 44.98% of the shares of Excel Crop Care Ltd.

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