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Agrichemicals

The Dicamba Factor to Weigh Heavily in 2018 Decisions

Other newer herbicides, too, are poised to expand growers’ options as weed resistance struggles show no signs of abating.

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FMC Third-Quarter Profit Jumps on Americas Volume Growth

Third quarter segment revenue grew 6% year-over-year, excluding India.

Agrichemicals

Is it 2008 All Over Again? Chinese Supply Crunch Hits Crop Protection Players

Post-patent players, retailers seek out options and opportunities as the unknowns of supply constraints and consolidation from the Big 6 to the Big 3 take hold.

Agrichemicals

Nufarm to Acquire Portion of FMC’s Herbicides

Nufarm will acquire FMC's SU-class herbicides and Florasulam.

Agrichemicals

FMC Corp. Completes Transformative Transactions with DuPont

FMC has acquired the portion of DuPont's Crop Protection business it had to divest to comply with the European Commission ruling related to its merger with The Dow Chemical Company.

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FMC Corp. Receives Clearances to Acquire DuPont Crop Protection Assets

FMC Corp. has received approval from the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for the proposed acquisition of a significant portion

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FMC Launches Incentive Program

FMC Freedom Pass, started Sept. 1, 2017, is available to growers who purchase FMC crop protection products from an authorized retailer.

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European Commission Clears DuPont Deals Linked to Dow Merger

The European Commission has conditionally approved the sale by DuPont of part of its crop protection business to FMC Corp.

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Flying Under the Radar No More, FMC Goes Big

The momentum the company has been building culminated in one of the biggest wins of ag’s latest M&A blitz.

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FMC Adds California Registration for Rhyme Chemigation Applications

Rhyme fungicide from FMC, registered for a wide range of specialty crops throughout the U.S., received approval from the California

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FMC: The Real Winner in the Dow-DuPont Merger Approval

Editor’s note: With the European approval, the merger between Dow Chemical and DuPont has advanced a lot. The concessions that

Agrichemicals

FMC to Acquire Portion of DuPont Crop Protection Business

DuPont will acquire FMC Health and Nutrition and receive $1.2 billion in cash.

Agrichemicals

Reports: BASF Says No to Acquiring FMC (For Now)

It has been long held that FMC Corp., whose products include agricultural pesticides, biopolymers, nutritional products and lithium, was a

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FMC Ag Solutions Profit Rises in Fourth Quarter

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

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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

Industry News

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.

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Asia

China Pesticide Exporting Workshop Highlights Price Trends, Supply Strategies

China is a major pesticide producer and exporter. It provides abundant pesticides ranging from herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, plant growth regulators

Europe

EU’s Race to Zero Tolerance Risks Global Trade and Farmer Livelihoods

Whether it’s almonds from the United States, cocoa from Ghana, or rice from India, we enjoy eating good food from

Europe

Staphyt Opens New Regulatory Office and Trial Site in Austria

The regulatory division of the Staphyt Group (Staphyt Regulatory) specializes in regulatory consulting (agrochemicals, biocides, etc.) and supports manufacturers in

Africa/Middle East

Sub-Saharan Africa: Time for a Paradigm Shift to Sustainable Farming Practices

Farming in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has remained fairly conventional over the years and involves intensive use of synthetic chemicals and

Asia

India Aims to Deliver Groundbreaking Agricultural Blockchain

It’s become a joke in some circles. Just cash in by inventing a blockchain for something. A blockchain for dentists?