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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

Europe

EU Commission: Bayer-Monsanto Merger Can’t ‘Impair’ Competition

The European Union needs to ensure the merger between agrochemical giants Bayer and Monsanto doesn’t “impair” competition. In an interview

Europe

Bayer Offers Concessions Seeking EU Approval for Monsanto Bid

Bayer has offered concessions to allay EU antitrust concerns about its $63.5 billion bid for U.S. rival Monsanto, the European

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Global Crop Protection Market: Overcoming Challenges and Finding Opportunity in 2018

The end of the old year and start of the new is a natural time to reflect on where we’ve

Europe

EU Demands Extra Effort in Bayer-Monsanto Takeover

The EU is demanding further concessions in order to approve the proposed buyout of US agri-giant Monsanto by German chemical

Europe

Decision Day for EU Blanket Ban on Neonicotinoids Looms

EU countries are poised to vote on a proposal to introduce tougher restrictions on three neonicotinoids in the coming days,

Asia

FAO Recognizes Sustainable Farming Systems in China, Korea and Spain

The UN FAO has designated five traditional farming systems in China, Korea, and Spain as globally important agricultural heritage systems,

Agrichemicals

EU Reauthorizes Glyphosate for Five Years

Germany swung the vote, coming off the fence after abstaining in previous meetings.

Agrichemicals

Brazil Delays Review of Bayer-Monsanto Merger

Extension potentially foils plans to wrap up the transaction by the end of the year.

Americas

Valagro Launches Biostimulant in Brazil

After being launched in Spain, Egypt, Mexico and Italy, RETROSAL is being officially presented to the Brazilian market.

Europe

Staphyt Opens Seed Stations in Russia, Hungary

Staphyt has expanded its seed experimental network into Russia in response to customer requests. The new seed station will be

Europe

Bayer to Market Digital Farming Under “Xarvio” Brand

The company will launch the brand at this year’s Agritechnica.

Agrichemicals

EU Hits Deadlock on Glyphosate Reauthorization

The EU license for glyphosate is set to expire on Dec. 15.

Asia

Syngenta to Acquire Nidera Seeds

Nidera Seeds is owned by China's COFCO International.

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Europe

Report: Cost of Agricultural Inputs Driven Up by Higher Fuel Price

The average cost of agricultural production inputs has increased 4.92% in the past 12 months to September 2017, according to

Agrichemicals

ADAMA, Ceradis in R&D Crop Protection Agreement

Cooperation aims to increase the performance of active ingredients while lowering dose rates by integrating Ceradis’ technology in ADAMA’s products.

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President Kiska Visits Koppert Slovakia

The world’s leading bumblebee rearing facility at Koppert Slovakia, received a visit by the President of Slovakia, Andrej Kiska, on

Agrichemicals

ADAMA Quarterly Profit Climbs on Higher Sales Volumes

Third-quarter revenue climbed to $844 million, up from $800 million in the same period a year ago.

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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?