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Asia

China Pesticide Exporting Workshop Highlights Price Trends, Supply Strategies

China is a major pesticide producer and exporter. It provides abundant pesticides ranging from herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, plant growth regulators

Europe

EU’s Race to Zero Tolerance Risks Global Trade and Farmer Livelihoods

Whether it’s almonds from the United States, cocoa from Ghana, or rice from India, we enjoy eating good food from

Europe

Staphyt Opens New Regulatory Office and Trial Site in Austria

The regulatory division of the Staphyt Group (Staphyt Regulatory) specializes in regulatory consulting (agrochemicals, biocides, etc.) and supports manufacturers in

Africa/Middle East

Sub-Saharan Africa: Time for a Paradigm Shift to Sustainable Farming Practices

Farming in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has remained fairly conventional over the years and involves intensive use of synthetic chemicals and

Asia

India Aims to Deliver Groundbreaking Agricultural Blockchain

It’s become a joke in some circles. Just cash in by inventing a blockchain for something. A blockchain for dentists?

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Industry News

China’s Best Weapon in a Trade War With Trump May Backfire

As tensions escalate between the U.S. and China, Reuters reports that one crop is emerging as the most powerful weapon

Biostimulants

10 Things to Look for When Purchasing Biostimulants

According to the European Commission, biostimulants are a “substance or micro-organism whose function when applied to plants or the rhizosphere

Seeds and Traits

Reuters: Bayer Offers Vegetable Seeds Disposal to Clinch Monsanto Deal

Bayer plans to sell its global vegetable seeds business and allow BASF exclusive access to its digital farming data in

NPK

LANXESS Acquires Solvay’s Phosphorus Additive Business

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has successfully completed the purchase of the phosphorus chemicals business from Belgian chemicals group Solvay including

NPK

AquaYield Named to StartupGrind’s 2018 Global Startup Exhibition

AquaYield has been named to Startup Grind’s 2018 Class of Exhibiting Startups. From an original consideration list of over 7,000