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.




ChemChina, Sinochem Explore Possible $100-Billion Merger

China’s quest to build its own companies that can compete with global multinationals has prompted the federal government to initiate


Summit Agro USA Launches Fungicide for Lettuce Growers

This season, California and Arizona growers will have the option to use Summit Agro USA’s KENJA 400SC Fungicide, incorporating the


Rallis Ready for Growth in India and Around the World

Rallis India Limited is the oldest agrochemical company in India, tracing its history through more than 200 years to the


Certis USA Launches Carb-O-Nator Foliar Fungicide

Biopesticide company Certis USA launched Carb-O-Nator, a broad spectrum foliar fungicide that works on contact to control powdery mildew, Alternaria,


Syngenta Completes Expansion Projects in Brazil, Switzerland

Syngenta has announced the completion of capacity expansion projects at key sites in Brazil and Switzerland. Syngenta invested a combined


Isagro Regains Distribution of Kentan DF Fungicide/Bactericide in U.S.

Isagro USA, Inc. announced it will once again market the fungicide/bactericide KENTAN DF in the United States. Since December 2013,


Indonesia Market Approaches $500 Million

Agriculture is an important aspect of Indonesian economy; it contributes 15% of the country’s GDP, and it provides employment to

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Arysta LifeScience’s Procurement Revolution

Stephen Pearce wants to change the way crop protection companies think about purchasing. When we talked in late June, Arysta


Indogulf Crop Sciences Earns Star Export House Status

Indogulf Crop Sciences Ltd has earned the coveted Star Export House Status from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. The

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Bayer and Monsanto CEOs Discuss the Merger

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Bayer-Monsanto Merger Creates New Global Ag Giant

During the whole of 2016, many of the companies that do business in the agricultural industry have concluded the best

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Bayer-Monsanto: What it Means So Far

More than five months in the making, the Monsanto board of directors accepted Bayer’s $66-billion bid to buy the company.


Syngenta’s Scientists Adjust to Changing Practices

The time and cost to discover an active ingredient, develop a suitable formulation, and deliver a new crop protection product


Defending Crop Protection

Despite her Iowa birth, Diane Allemang did not grow up on a farm, though living in the state means “you


11 New Active Ingredients to be Fully Approved in China

On 25 Aug 2016, China MoA released the meeting-minutes of the 19th session of the eight National Expert Committee of Pesticide

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ChemChina Secures Loans in Bid to Acquire Syngenta

ChinaChina (China National Chemical Corp.) “has secured commitments from lenders on a $12.7 billion loan for its purchase of Swiss

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Environmental Respect Awards Steps Up Efforts in Response to Increased Participation

The Environmental Respect Awards has launched its 27th year of honoring stewardship among agricultural retailers with an improved online entry


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

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Arysta LifeScience Names New North America Roles

Arysta LifeScience North America recently announced Arturo Redes as the new Head of Marketing for its North America Business Unit.

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FMC Begins Registration Process for New Fungicide Active Ingredient

  FMC Agricultural Solutions has begun the joint U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency registration process


United Suppliers Acquires Evans Enterprises Assets

United Suppliers, Inc. has purchased the assets of Evans Enterprises, LLC, an ammonium chloride fertilizer business based in Olathe, Kansas.


EPA Reevaluates Data, Approves Sulfoxaflor Registration for Fewer Uses

Following the decision of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to vacate the registration of sulfoxaflor, EPA has reevaluated the

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Dr. Kevin Folta Honored at the 2016 Borlaug CAST Communication Award Ceremony

For the seventh year in a row, the winner of the Borlaug CAST Communication Award (BCCA) was honored at a