Fungicides
Africa/Middle East

How Data and R&D Are Driving Consolidation

The Impact. “Consolidation has a mixed impact on the ag industry. The downside is clear — two companies that merge

Agrichemicals

2016: The Year Of Big Changes In Agriculture

It’s November, and 2016 is heading for the finish line. And most folks in ag will probably be glad to

Agrichemicals

Protecting Agriculture’s Ability To Feed The World

The rate of change coming to agriculture is growing, and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. This

Agrichemicals

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

Agrichemicals

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

Agrichemicals

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

Biopesticides

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,

Agrichemicals

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

Agrichemicals

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,

Agrichemicals

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

Africa/Middle East

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

Agrichemicals

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

Africa/Middle East

Bayer and Monsanto CEOs Discuss the Merger

Africa/Middle East

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

Africa/Middle East

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.

Agrichemicals

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

Agrichemicals

Defending Crop Protection

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

Agrichemicals

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

Africa/Middle East

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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Agrichemicals

Bayer: Disappointing Verdict Requires In-Depth Analysis

Bayer will assess the verdict’s consequences and potential legal options.

Seeds and Traits

BASF Releases Provisia Rice System for 2018 Season

Provisia is first herbicide tolerant system in the U.S. rice market since the Clearfield Production System was released 15 years ago.

Agrichemicals

EU Court Backs Ban on Three Neonicotinoids

General Court of the European Union said it "confirms the validity of the restrictions introduced at EU level in 2013 clothianidin, thiamethoxam and imidacloprid because of the risks those substances pose to bees."

Seeds and Traits

Corteva Agriscience, Monsanto in Licensing Deal on Trait for Insect Control

Corteva Agriscience will receive a license to stack Monsanto’s Corn Rootworm III and MON89034 traits with Corteva Agriscience’s insect control traits.

Herbicides

Formulation Technology Matters with High-Activity Sulfonylurea Herbicides

Herbicide formulations and sprayer clean-out are top of mind for many farmers, applicators, and retailers because of issues with dicamba