Africa/Middle East
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.

Africa/Middle East

Conference Highlights Stoller Product Performance on Crops Across the Globe

Stoller Group might have 14 wholly owned subsidiaries operating in more than 50 countries around the world, but the 46-year-old

Africa/Middle East

An Invitation to Be Rewarded for Environmental Excellence

Dear Crop Protection Professional, As an AgriBusiness Global™ reader, you’re no doubt aware we organize the Environmental Respect Awards each

Africa/Middle East

Farmers Scrutinize Costs as Acreage for Major Crops Decreases

The total planting area of eight staple crops in the United States will decline almost annually through 2026, with acreage

Africa/Middle East

It’s Time to Tap the Potential of Biological Products

BIOCONTROLS AFRICA, July 12-13 in Cape Town, marks our first event focused solely on biopesticide and biostimulant products. Our first

Africa/Middle East

Regulatory Predictability Needed for an Industry Committed to Innovation

The crop protection industry helps millions of farmers grow their crops every year. From Asia to Africa and from Europe

Africa/Middle East

Adoption of Biocontrol Products Around the Globe Continues to Grow

Biocontrols Around the Globe The biopesticide market was $1.9 billion in 2014, according to David Cary, IBMA’s Executive Director. That

Africa/Middle East

Meister Media Debuts PrecisionAg Professional

Agricultural technology is accelerating, and precision agriculture, which has the potential radically change the way crop inputs are used, is

Africa/Middle East

Arysta LifeScience Expands Biosolutions Offering with Beem Biologics Alliance

In its ongoing effort to increase biological solutions offerings Arysta LifeScience has signed a licensing agreement wit Beem Biologics that

Adjuvants

South African Crop Protection Companies Meridian Agritech and Intelichem to Collaborate

South African companies, Meridian Agritech, a developer and distributor of crop protection products, and crop solution provider InteliChem, have joined

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

Africa/Middle East

Notes from ABIM

The Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting (ABIM) show in Basel, Switzerland, ended this week with nearly 900 attendees — the largest

Africa/Middle East

DuPont Pioneer, CIMMYT Enter CRISPR-Cas Alliance

DuPont Pioneer and the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) have entered into a Master Alliance Agreement to jointly

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

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.

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

Africa/Middle East

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

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Adjuvants

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

Oxiteno appointed Timothy Earl Madden as COO of Oxiteno USA.