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Court of Justice of the European Union Rejects Broad Disclosure of Confidential Business Information

On Wednesday, November 23, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) rendered its judgments in two cases in which

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Federal Court Rules in Favor of Science-Based Regulatory Review

A California federal court ruled in favor of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and an industry coalition including CropLife America,

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CropLife America Elects Board Leaders and Honors Award Recipients at 2016 Annual Meeting

During the association’s 2016 Annual Meeting held this week in New Orleans, La., CropLife America (CLA) announced the results from

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Defending Crop Protection

Despite her Iowa birth, Diane Allemang did not grow up on a farm, though living in the state means “you

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CropLife America Responds to EPA’s FIFRA Decision

CropLife America president and CEO Jay Vroom released a statement following the U.S. EPA decision to to continue to use

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Ag Groups Express Concern Over Pending EU Legislation Affecting Agricultural Exports

CropLife America, along with nearly 50 agricultural organizations and associations, sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman regarding

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Consequences of Soaring Regulatory, Legal Costs

Chemical companies are spending more on the approval and defense of chemical technologies than ever before. A 2010 CropLife America study

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CropLife America Hires Imad Saab to Lead Environmental Policy

Jay Vroom, president and CEO of CropLife America (CLA), announced today that Dr. Imad Saab will join CLA as the

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CropLife America’s Rebeckah Adcock Receives 2016 NAICC Service to Agriculture Award

The National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants (NAICC) presented the 2016 NAICC Service to Agriculture Award today to Rebeckah Adcock,

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CropLife America Promotes Dismuke to Administrative VP and Human Resources Director

CropLife America (CLA) president and CEO Jay Vroom announced that Laisha Dismuke is promoted to administrative vice president and human

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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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CropLife America Hires Tankia Sims as Director of Human Health Policy

Jay Vroom, president and CEO of CropLife America (CLA), announced that Dr. Tamika D. Sims will join CLA as the

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CropLife America Names Nader Elkassanbany Senior Director

Dr. Nader M. Elkassabany has been appointed senior director for CropLife America. In his role, Elkassabany will be responsible for

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CropLife America Applauds Passage of Trade Promotion Authority Bill

CropLife America (CLA) commends Congress for passing the Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) bill. TPA provides the U.S. with better access

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The Industry Reacts to the IARC’s Review of Crop Protection Products

Several companies and organizations around the crop protection industry have issued responses to the  International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC),

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CropLife America Expresses Concern for Final WOTUS Rule

A statement from CropLife America (CLA) expressed concern over the final Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule, renamed the

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CropLife America Joins Agricultural Alliance on Climate Change

Partners focus on meeting challenges of climate change in agriculture.

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CropLife America Hires Senior VP of Science and Regulatory Affairs

Janet Collins brings a globally-credible voice on agricultural science to CropLife America and can now apply her knowledge of food and agriculture to the organization's mission and goals.

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USDA Invests $13.6 Million in Citrus Greening Research

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced four grants totaling more than $13.6

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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

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Brazil Suspends 63 Fungicides Targeting Asian Soybean Rust

Resistance of the fungus to fungicides has spread widely in the country.

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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

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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