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Brazilian Real Devaluation Hits Syngenta Results

Syngenta, which is set to be acquired by ChemChina, reported that the strong dollar and a volatile currency environment in

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Syngenta COO: Why ChemChina Offer Beat Monsanto’s

Syngenta COO Davor Pisk discusses implications of its deal with ChemChina.

Agrichemicals

ChemChina Offers More Than $43 Billion to Acquire Syngenta

Government-owned ChemChina has offered to acquire Swiss rival Syngenta for more than $43 billion in cash, marking the largest foreign

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ChemChina Nears Deal to Buy Syngenta – WSJ

ChemChina is nearing a $43-billion deal to acquire Syngenta, according to the Wall Street Journal. The deal, which could be

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Video: How TPP Affects Crop Protection Industry

Editor David Frabotta talks with Fanwood Chemical Inc. CEO Jim DeLisi about how formulated products will be treated differently than AIs.

Africa/Middle East

Outlook 2016: Commodity Price Slump to Continue Through 2017

In the Great Recession that began in late 2007, the global economy sputtered on weak performance from advanced economies while

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Syngenta’s Solatenol Receives EU approval

Syngenta to introduce a number of new offers for the European cereal market.

Africa/Middle East

Handling the Bumps in the Road

Few are left unscathed by the downturn, but opportunities, both big and small, haven’t left the cyclical ag business.

Biostimulants

Making the Case for Biostimulants

Biostimulants, one of the fastest growing segments in the crop protection arena, have the potential to help growers deal with

Biopesticides

IBMA’s 2016 Goals and Agenda

After growing for 20 years, the biggest challenge faced by the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association’s (IBMA) is the lack of

Americas

De Sangosse Acquires Nutrient Technologies

Acquisition increases agriculture global product offerings.

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Koppert Begins Construction of Microbiological Facility in Spain

With the goal of bringing microbiological products to growers around the world, Koppert Biological Systems laid the foundation stone for

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Croda to Buy Seed Enhancement Company Incotec

Croda International Plc, a specialty chemical manufacturer will acquire Incotec Group BV, an independent seed enhancement business headquartered in The Netherlands.

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Gowan to Acquire Global Dow AgroSciences DNA Business

Gowan Company will acquire the global dinitroaniline (DNA) herbicide portfolio from Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow

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EU Approves Three Active Substances

The EU approved three active substances — flumetralin, mandestrobin, and flupyradifurone — in accordance with Regulation(EC)No. 1107/2009 of the European Parliament

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CropLife America Responds to the EFSA Review of Glyphosate

CropLife America (CLA), offers its response to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) recent reevaluation of glyphosate. The newly completed, comprehensive review

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ChemChina in Talks to Buy Syngenta-Report

The potential acquisition would be the largest ever for a Chinese company, Bloomberg said.

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EFSA Concludes Glyphosate Not a Likely Carcinogen

According to a finalized reassessment from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the EU Member States, glyphosate is unlikely to

Americas

Deere Acquires European Precision Ag Company

Deere & Co. signed an agreement to acquire Monosem, the European provider of precision planters. The purchase includes the company’s four facilities

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Marrone Bio Innovations Submits Biofungicide to EPA

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. said it has submitted a new biological fungicide (MBI-110) to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The

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Willowood Gets EPA Approval for Herbicide

Willowood USA announced today that U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved its Willowood Mesotrione 4SC product. Willowood Mesotrione 4SC is

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Vivid Life Sciences Gets EPA Registration for Fungicide

Vivid Life Sciences announces the EPA registration of Agri-Fos Systemic Fungicide Plus, a highly concentrated active ingredient phosphite fungicide, for

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Brazilian Real Devaluation Hits Syngenta Results

Syngenta, which is set to be acquired by ChemChina, reported that the strong dollar and a volatile currency environment in