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Adjuvants

Before a New Weed-Control Era Begins, One Last Obstacle

Adjuvant companies anxious for tank-mixing approvals with D-traited technologies as application season closes in.

Americas

Marrone Bio Innovations and Groundwork BioAg Test Bio-stacked Microbial Seed Treatments

The treatments tested in corn and soybeans contained a mycorrhizal inoculant from Groundwork, as well as a bioinsecticide, a bionematicide, and a biofungicide from Marrone.

Agrichemicals

Mitsui Acquires 10% Stake in Belchim Crop Protection

The companies cited lengthy development cycles, increased regulatory demands and costs and market changes for intensifying their cooperation.

Africa/Middle East

Syngenta Sales Boosted by Strength in Europe, Africa and Middle East

The company expects its pending merger with ChemChina to close in the second quarter of 2017.

Agrichemicals

Nufarm Launches New Seed Treatment Solutions

The new products include three new Spirato seed treatments, Sativa IMF Sembolite MAX, and Salient 372 FS.

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Industry News

Acadian Plant Health Hires First Director of Product Life Cycle Management

Acadian Plant Health (APH) recently announced that Shane Hand had been hired to fill a newly-formed position within the organization.

Adjuvants

Oxiteno Expands Business in the U.S., to Construct Plant

Oxiteno appointed Timothy Earl Madden as COO of Oxiteno USA.

Agrichemicals

Arysta, DuPont to Develop New Insecticides Based on Rynaxypyr

The long-term agreement between the two companies allows Arysta LifeScience to combine Rynaxypyr insect control in premixes with acetamiprid.

Industry News

World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit to Be Held in San Francisco, Mar. 28-29

“Breakthrough Applications and Business Models for Sustainable Farming” is the theme of the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit to be held

Agrichemicals

Just ‘Okay’ Isn’t Good Enough with Dicamba Cropping Systems

Thus far, crop protection product experts have a very simple message for custom applicators who plan to use the new dicamba herbicides in their operations for 2017 – follow the label, or else!