DuPont Pioneer: New Way to Control Corn Rootworm Discovered

DuPont Pioneer researchers have discovered a protein from a non-Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) bacterium source that exhibits promise as an alternative


Monsanto Licenses CRISPR-Cas from MIT, Harvard

Monsanto Co. announced it has reached a global licensing agreement for the use of the CRISPR-Cas genome-editing technology in agriculture


Meet UPI’s North America Lead, Vicente Gongora

Meet UPI’s North America General Manager, Vicente Gongora. As a native Brazilian working in the U.S. for one of the


Micronutrients 2016: Market Updates From Key Suppliers

This is the year that people should be going back to using micronutrients. After all, to open the door, you have 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

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Syngenta Opens North America Seedcare Institute in Minnesota

Syngenta unveiled its new Seedcare Institute in Stanton, Minnesota. More than 150 industry leaders, government officials, Syngenta customers and employees

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APHIS to Extend Deruglation Status for Two J.R. Simplot GE Potato Lines

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has preliminarily determined that it will extend

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Nufarm Announce Year-End Results

Nufarm Limited announced a statutory profit after tax of $27.5 million for the 12 months to 31 July, 2016. This

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BASF Opens Application Technology Center to Improve Crop Protection Product Testing

BASF  opened a new Application Technology Center at its Crop Protection division headquarters in Limburgerhof, Germany. The facility offers a

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Syngenta Announces Several Management Changes

Syngenta appointed Jeff Rowe to the new role of President Global Seeds and North America. In this new role Rowe will