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Americas

Biostimulants Clamor for a Piece of the Row Crop Market

As companies await word on a new regulatory framework from EPA, biostimulants remain hot.

Agrichemicals

Brazil Suspends 63 Fungicides Targeting Asian Soybean Rust

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

Biopesticides

The EU’s (Not-So) Fast Track for Biocontrols

With each passing year, it seems regulatory agencies around the world have made it more difficult for manufacturers to introduce

Agrichemicals

New Wheat Herbicide Helps Growers Manage Resistant Weeds

Quelex herbicide from Dow AgroSciences is now registered by the U.S. EPA, providing wheat growers a new solution for advanced

Agrichemicals

Eurofins Field Station, Lab Gain CIB Accreditation in India

The Central Insecticide Board of India (CIB) certified Eurofins Agroscience Services’ field station in Coimbatore to conduct residue trials, the

Biostimulants

EBIC Calls on Scientific Community to Promote Innovation for Microbial Biostimulants

In March 2016, the European Commission published the draft of a future Regulation on Fertilizing Products. For the first time,

Adjuvants

Flashing Back and Moving Forward on Drift

The potential for pesticide drift remains an unavoidable feature of modern agriculture. Here, too, history repeats itself. “When Roundup debuted,

Agrichemicals

Bayer CropScience Requests EPA Hearing Over Flubendiamide

Bayer CropScience said it has formally asked for a hearing before EPA’s Administrative Law Judge because it disagrees with EPA’s

Agrichemicals

EPA Proposes to Register Dicamba for Use on GM Crops

In a milestone decision, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Friday it is proposing to register dicamba to control weeds

Agrichemicals

EU Defers Decision on Glyphosate – Reuters

The European Union deferred a decision on whether to extend approval of glyphosate, after a dispute between EU and U.N.

Agrichemicals

EPA Proposes Actions to Stop Paraquat Poisonings

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it is proposing actions to stop poisonings caused by accidental ingestion of paraquat, which

monsanto roundup
Agrichemicals

EU Expected to Extend Glyphosate Approval

The European Union is expected to extend approval next week for glyphosate, according to a Reuters article, which cited anonymous

Agrichemicals

EPA Moves to Cancel the Insecticide Flubendiamide

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said it is issuing a notice of intent to cancel all Bayer CropScience and Nichino

Adjuvants

Breaking Down the Adjuvant Industry’s Regulatory Dilemma

There is a catch to the long-awaited approvals of the new technologies from Dow AgroSciences, Monsanto, and BASF, and it’s

Agrichemicals

Syngenta’s Acuron Flexi Gets EPA Approval

Growers looking to control their toughest weeds with flexibility will have access to Acuron Flexi corn herbicide from Syngenta, now

Americas

Marrone Bio Innovations Submits Biofungicide to EPA

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. said it has submitted a new biological fungicide (MBI-110) to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The

Agrichemicals

Willowood Gets EPA Approval for Herbicide

Willowood USA announced today that U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved its Willowood Mesotrione 4SC product. Willowood Mesotrione 4SC is

Agrichemicals

Vivid Life Sciences Gets EPA Registration for Fungicide

Vivid Life Sciences announces the EPA registration of Agri-Fos Systemic Fungicide Plus, a highly concentrated active ingredient phosphite fungicide, for

Americas

EPA Revises Antimicrobial Pesticide Data Requirements Guidance

U.S. EPA announced it is making available a revised Antimicrobial Pesticide Use Site Index (USI), which simplifies and improves the

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Agrichemicals

Cambodian Government Recalls Fungicide to Conform to New EU Rules

The government has ordered a nationwide recall of the fungicide tricyclazole to keep its rice exports eligible for the important

Adjuvants

New Tank-Mixes Approved with Monsanto’s XtendiMax

Monsanto announced it has received approval for certain glyphosate tank-mixes with XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology. The company recently listed

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

Americas

Case Study: How Atlas Correction Service is Positioning Agriculture for Success in Argentina

Plantium in Santa Fe, Argentina, is a full-service provider of precision agricultural guidance systems to some of Argentina’s largest farming

Industry News

Dow, DuPont Receive Conditional Approval from European Commission for Proposed Merger of Equals

DuPont and The Dow Chemical Co. announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted conditional regulatory clearance in Europe of