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Agrichemicals

Lower U.S. Corn Plantings, Prices in Brazil Impact Monsanto Results

Monsanto reports improved glyphosate pricing in the second quarter.

Agrichemicals

Kansas State Researchers Make Key Glyphosate Resistance Discovery

Kansas State University researchers have discovered how weeds develop resistance to the popular herbicide glyphosate, a finding that could have broad future implications in agriculture and many other industries.

Agrichemicals

The War Against Weeds Evolves in 2018

Experts share their strategies and perspectives on how to defeat still rapidly spreading resistant weeds.

Agrichemicals

Chinese Policy, Inspections Keep Driving Up Prices

"China’s agrichemical industry has entered a period of radical adjustment. The intensified policy pressure and increased levels of inspection will accelerate the reshuffling and consolidation of the industry."

Agrichemicals

Sri Lanka Lifts Ban on Glyphosate

Ban will be lifted on all crops except rice.

Asia

Strengthening Yuan Hits Chinese Exports

Rising RMB value impacts glyphosate exports, according to Tranalysis.

Herbicides

French Farmers: Three Years Too Short to Replace Glyphosate

President Emmanuel Macron’s promise to rid France of controversial weedkiller glyphosate within three years has left some farmers in the

Agrichemicals

EU Reauthorizes Glyphosate for Five Years

Germany swung the vote, coming off the fence after abstaining in previous meetings.

Agrichemicals

Herbicide Debates Move Into the Courtroom

Over the past month, two herbicides, glyphosate and dicamba, have ended up with lawsuits filed in a pair of states.

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Agrichemicals

Monsanto, Farm Groups Sue California Over Glyphosate Warning Requirement

Monsanto Co. says it has joined a coalition of U.S. farm groups in a lawsuit against the state of California to stop a requirement for cancer warnings on products containing glyphosate.

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

Some Pesticide Prices Climb 30% in One Month

In just one month, the price of glyphosate technical shot up from $3,614/MT to $4,066/MT, while glufosinate-ammonium increased from $24,849/MT to $26,355-27,108U/MT, according to China-based firm Siembo Consulting Co. Ltd.

Agrichemicals

EU: Last Chance for Glyphosate

Glyphosate has once again fallen foul of the European Parliament, where MEPs this week voted in favor of a resolution

Europe

EU Again Delays Decision on Glyphosate

The Commission is expected to set a new date for a vote during the first half of November.

Agrichemicals

A Big Week for the Future of Pesticide Authorization in the EU

The politically charged debate surrounding the future use of a number of key agricultural pesticides continues in Europe this week.

Agrichemicals

The ‘Perfect Storm’ for Distribution Channel Change

Multiple factors -- both legacy and new -- are combining to set the stage for some dramatic alterations for how U.S. ag retailers operate their businesses.

Agrichemicals

China’s Exports Drop in 2016

The U.S. and Brazil remain major markets for China’s crop protection exports.

Agrichemicals

Monsanto ‘Increasingly Confident’ on Glyphosate Re-registration in Europe

"Discussions have been progressing positively," Begemann said on the company's earnings conference call on June 28.

Agrichemicals

MEPs Trying to Block Glyphosate Re-authorization Dealt Devastating Blow

Last month, 30 MEPs wrote to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker suggesting the European Chemical Agency’s ruling that glyphosate was

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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