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Agrichemicals

FMC Ag Solutions Profit Rises in Fourth Quarter

Profit boosted by strong pricing in Latin America despite the strengthening of the U.S. dollar.

Agrichemicals

Slower to Pull the Trigger on Fungicides, U.S. Growers Asking More Questions

"Growers will try to do some scouting and decision-making on whether they really need that product or not based on probability of return.” -Damon Smith, University of Wisconsin

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FMC Corporation Elects Ronaldo Pereira Vice President, Agricultural Solutions, and President, FMC Latin America

FMC Corp. elected  Ronaldo Pereira vice president and business director, Latin America for Agricultural Solutions, and president, FMC Latin America. 

Agrichemicals

FMC Assumes Full Ownership of FMC Suzhou Crop Care in China

FMC Corp. announced it has taken full ownership of the joint-venture operations of FMC (Suzhou) Crop Care Co., Ltd. (FMS)

Americas

Marrone Bio Innovations’ Regalia Maxx Registered in Chile

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc., a leading provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products for the agriculture, turf and

Agrichemicals

FMC Assumes Full Ownership of FMC, Nufarm Joint Ventures in Czech Republic, Slovakia

FMC Corp. announced it has taken over the former joint-venture operations of F&N Agro in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Agrichemicals

FMC Launches New Fungicide Premix

FMC Corp. announced the launch of a new fungicide premix, Topguard EQ, that provides long-lasting disease control and plant health

Agrichemicals

FMC, BASF Collaborate on New Products for U.S. Corn Market

FMC Corp. and BASF announced an agreement that brings novel in-furrow crop protection products to the U.S. corn market. The

Industry News

FMC Corporation and BASF Announce Agreement to Bring Next Generation of Crop Care to the U.S. In-Furrow Corn Market

FMC Corp. and BASF announced an agreement that brings novel in-furrow crop protection products to the U.S. corn market. The

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FMC Begins Registration Process for New Fungicide Active Ingredient

  FMC Agricultural Solutions has begun the joint U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency registration process

Agrichemicals

FMC Launches New Agchem Business in Argentina

FMC Corp. announced it has exited its joint venture with Ruralco Soluciones S.A. FMC has launched new commercial operations, FMC

Agrichemicals

Defending Crop Protection

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

Agrichemicals

FMC Second-Quarter Earnings, Sales Drop

FMC Corp. reported lower second-quarter earnings and sales, on lower sales volume and foreign currency effects. The company’s Agricultural Solutions

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FMC Corporation Elects Amy O’Shea as Vice President

FMC Corporation has elected Amy O’Shea a vice president of FMC by its Board of Directors. O’Shea was recently appointed business director

Agrichemicals

FMC Names Andy Hedgecock Global Regulatory Affairs Director

FMC Corp. has named Andy Hedgecock as Global Regulatory Affairs Director for FMC Agricultural Solutions.  He joins the company this

Agrichemicals

Fungicide Resistance Action Committee Assigns FMC Fungicide to New Group

The Fungicide Resistance Action Committee (FRAC) has assigned Fracture fungicide from FMC to a newly created FRAC Group. When FMC

Agrichemicals

What’s Next In Mega-Mergers

By Guy Cooper guy@cooper-ag.com The agricultural input market is currently witnessing its second major consolidation wave in two decades. These

Industry News

Adama Appoints Head of Marketing and Product Strategy

Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. announced that Walter Costa has joined the company’s management team as Vice President, Marketing and Product

Agrichemicals

FMC Gets Expanded Label for Rhyme Fungicide in California

Rhyme fungicide from FMC, first registered in California in late 2014 for grapes, has now received approval from the California

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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.