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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

Stockton’s ‘Hybrid’ Conventional/Bio Fungicide Registered in Israel

REGEV, its first ever hybrid fungicide, obtained registration from the Ministry of Agriculture in Israel for the control of fungal plant diseases.

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

Americas

Inspiring International Interest in Micronutrients

The Micronutrient Manufacturers Association (MMA) formed in 2009 represents manufacturers and formulators of products that provide micronutrients that are essential

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

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

Biostimulants

Harmonization, Industry Growth Guide EBIC in the New Year

The European biostimulants industry has been working since 2011 to obtain a single European market for its products. Draft legislation

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

Monsanto First-Quarter Profit Up on South America Strength

The company's higher Seeds and Genomics sales in the first quarter included a 25-plus percent increase in planted corn acres in Argentina and more than a 10 percent increase in corn acres planted in Brazil accompanied by double-digit price increases in corn germplasm in local currency in both countries.

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

Biopesticides

ABIM Sets Attendance Record

The 11th Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting was attended by nearly 900 delegates from 48 countries representing 426 companies. The event,

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

Asia

Adama, SwarmFarm Robotics to Take Collaboration to More Global Markets

Adama Agricultural Solutions will be expanding its collaboration with SwarmFarm Robotics globally, aiming to bring innovative robotics solutions to farmers

Agrichemicals

Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Shareholders Vote For Monsanto-Bayer Merger

Monsanto Company announced that leading independent proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC

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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.