Biostimulants
Americas

U.S. Farm Bill Draft Defines Plant Biostimulants for First Time

Definition is a critical step in the legislative process to support the development of new sustainable technologies for agriculture and U.S. farmers.

Biostimulants

Biostimulants Gaining Ground

Growers are embracing these products rapidly as they search for ‘greener’ options to produce their crops.

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Agrichemicals

Introducing Biostimulant CommerceCon

The $1.8 billion biostimulant market is expected to reach $2.9 billion by 2021. It’s little wonder why both traditional agchem

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Biostimulants

Biostimulants: Crop Input or Management Mindset?

At the end of November 2017, about 1,200 researchers, regulators, and business representatives gathered in Miami, Florida for the 3rd

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Biostimulants

10 Things to Look for When Purchasing Biostimulants

According to the European Commission, biostimulants are a “substance or micro-organism whose function when applied to plants or the rhizosphere

Biostimulants

Sigma Agriscience Acquires Agricultural Solutions Company AM-AG

Sigma Agriscience, a manufacturer of granular biofertilizers and biostimulants, has acquired a controlling interest in AM-AG, an international marketer and

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Biostimulants

Seaweed Extracts: What Makes Them Work?

In many coastal regions, raw seaweed has been used for millennia to improve the productivity of farming systems. Then, in

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Biostimulants

Biostimulant Growth Prompts Need for Intellectual Property Rights

Biostimulants are one of the bright spots in agriculture today holding the key to improved efficiency, increased yield and greater

Africa/Middle East

Koppert Broadens its Activities in Africa

Leading biocontrol producer, Koppert Biological Systems, has extended its presence in Africa by opening a new subsidiary in the West

Americas

Valagro Launches Biostimulant in Brazil

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

Biostimulants

Biostimulants: European Parliament Supports Innovation, Promotion of Single Market

The European Biostimulants Industry Council (EBIC) welcomes the adoption of the report of the EU Fertilizing product regulation by the

Africa/Middle East

U.S. Growers Cautiously Optimistic About Biostimulants

Long-awaited regulatory guidelines along with growing research will help promote wider use.

Biostimulants

Italpollina Creates New Brand Identity

The renovation and development projects of Italpollina, an italian company and a wordwide leader in the production of fertilizers and

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Americas

Micronutrients: Three Questions with BRANDT’s Brian Haschmeyer

BRANDT’s Brian Haschmeyer, Director of Discovery and Innovation, talks micronutrients.

Biostimulants

Bayer, SICIT 2000 Sign Distribution Agreement on Biostimulants

Bayer and SICIT 2000 S.p.A., Arzignano (Vicenza), Italy, the world’s largest producer of biostimulants based on amino acids and peptides for agriculture, have signed an exclusive distribution agreement.

Americas

Cutting Edge Conferences: Meister Media to Host Precision Agriculture and Biocontrols Events

Biological control products and precision agriculture are among the fastest growing and most promising areas of growth for the crop

Africa/Middle East

Looking to Next Year: Announcing the 2018 AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit

The AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit is only one day old, but we’re already thinking about next year. For 11 years,

Biostimulants

Valagro Reaches Agreement with Syngenta to Supply Biostimulants for Seed Treatment

Valagro, a leader in the production and marketing of biostimulants and specialty nutrients, has signed an agreement with Syngenta, a

Biostimulants

DuPont Pioneer, Evogene Form Research Collaboration for Development of Corn Biostimulant Products

DuPont Pioneer and Evogene Ltd., a leading company for the improvement of crop productivity and economics for the food, feed

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Europe

Spain, Italy: Tracking the EU Powers in Crop Protection

Three months into 2018, many of results of the Kleffmann end-user panels for 2017 are finalized. They confirm our view

Americas

U.S. Farm Bill Draft Defines Plant Biostimulants for First Time

Definition is a critical step in the legislative process to support the development of new sustainable technologies for agriculture and U.S. farmers.

Markets

Bayer Gains Russian Approval for Monsanto Deal

Bayer AG said Friday that Russian antitrust authorities have approved its proposed $57 billion acquisition of Monsanto Co. on the

Asia

Indian IoT Platform for Pre and Post Harvest Raises Seed Round

Indian startup AgNext has raised an undisclosed seed round led by India-focused Agtech VC Omnivore Partners along with Singaporean angel

Industry News

Verdesian Launches Renewed Focus on Grower Nutrient Use Efficiency

Verdesian Life Sciences has announced a reformulation of its mission, positioning statement and approach in order to create a more