Asia
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.

Americas

Bi-PA Invests in Innovate AG’s Novel Bioinsecticide

Bi-PA has acquired a 25% shareholding position in Innovate AG, an Australian company that has patented a plant extract to

Agrichemicals

India’s Registration Committee Adopts New Rules for Import and Manufacturing

The Registration Committee considered the governments “Make in India” agenda while deliberating issues and suggesting various changes to the rules

Americas

Nufarm to Distribute Marrone’s Grandevo in Australia, New Zealand

Marrone Bio Innovations Inc. and Nufarm Australia Limited announced the signing of a commercial agreement to develop GRANDEVO Bioinsecticide, with Nufarm to be the exclusive distributor in Australia and New Zealand.

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

Asia

Adama Partners with AgroWebLab to Optimize Inputs with Sensors

Adama Agricultural Solutions is partnering with AgroWebLab, an Israeli agri-tech company, to introduce innovative decision-support systems into agriculture. AgroWebLab has

Agrichemicals

Opinion: Trump’s Trans-Pacific Partnership Decision a Head Scratcher

Editor’s Note: Matthew J. Grassi is Field Editor with CropLife® magazine a sister publication to AgriBusiness Global. Matthew can be reached

Agrichemicals

BASF Enters Indian Crop Protection Market for Rice

Range of new solutions to boost rice yields in India by managing diseases, weeds and pests.

Asia

India’s Registration Committee Investigates Biostimulants

The 371st Meeting of Registration Committee (RC) was held under the Chairmanship of Dr. J.S. Sandhu, Deputy Director General (Crops

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

Americas

Bayer, MS Technologies Get China Approval for Balance GT Soybeans

MS Technologies and Bayer have received import approval from China for Balance GT soybeans. The new Balance GT Soybean Performance System will

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

Agrichemicals

Syngenta CEO Expects Merger Regulatory Approval Soon – Reuters

Syngenta Chief Executive Erik Fyrwald expects regulatory approval soon for ChemChina’s proposed $43 billion takeover of the Swiss pesticides and

Agrichemicals

Jiangxi Heyi to Acquire Stake in Changlong Chemicals

Changlong Chemical’s net assets valuation reached 372 million yuan as of By Dec. 31, 2016, Dec. 31, 2016.

Asia

Stockton Gets Biofungicide Registration in China

“China approval is an important milestone for Timorex Gold. We project a big future in this market,” stated Guy Elitzur, CEO of Stockton.

Agrichemicals

CAC Continues to Expand

Q How will this show compare to last year’s show in terms of exhibitors and attendees? 18th China International Agrochemical

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

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Agrichemicals

Chinese CP Market Saw Negative Growth in 2016 — Where Is the Market Headed?

For the first time in years the Chinese crop protection (CP) market is expected to experience negative growth in 2016.

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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.

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.

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.

Adjuvants

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

Oxiteno appointed Timothy Earl Madden as COO of Oxiteno USA.