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Agrichemicals

EU Court Backs Ban on Three Neonicotinoids

General Court of the European Union said it "confirms the validity of the restrictions introduced at EU level in 2013 clothianidin, thiamethoxam and imidacloprid because of the risks those substances pose to bees."

Agrichemicals

Syngenta Herbicide Cleared for Use with Dicamba Technologies

Fusilade DX herbicide has been cleared for tank mixing with both XtendiMax with VaporGrip Technology and Engenia herbicides.

Asia

India’s Crystal Buys 3 Syngenta Seed Brands

The brands include Mahalaxmi (sorghum), Atheeva (pearl millet) and SX-17 (fodder sorghum).

Agrichemicals

Australian Authority to Greenlight Syngenta Fungicide

ChemChina reported that the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) will approve the registration of Syngenta’s foliage fungicide MIRAVIS in April 2018.

Agrichemicals

ADAMA: Syngenta Crop Protection Product Transfer Underway

At the same time, the divestiture of certain crop protection products from ADAMA to Nufarm Europe has been completed.

Agrichemicals

The War Against Weeds Evolves in 2018

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

Agrichemicals

Syngenta, Nippon Soda Enter Seed Treatment Licensing Deal

Picarbutrazox is a new active ingredient from a novel chemical class discovered by Nippon Soda.

Agrichemicals

Court Cancels Publicly Held Syngenta Shares

Syngenta has announced that the Appellate Court Basel-City (Appellationsgericht Basel-Stadt) has cancelled all publicly held registered shares of Syngenta AG.

Agrichemicals

Syngenta Wins Azoxystrobin Patent Infringement Case

Court permanently enjoins Willowood regarding Syngenta’s azoxystrobin patent.

Agrichemicals

Seed Firms’ Changes Bring Uncertainty, Promises

The months ahead will reveal what these altered players will look like and how they’ll work with dealers and growers. They’ll also show where companies are focusing efforts in trait development and crop systems.

Agrichemicals

AMVAC’s Trogele: ‘Entire Downstream Channel of Our Industry Will Be Challenged’

AMVAC Chief Operating Officer Bob Trogele offered his insight on the current agrichemical environment, and on how retailers can possibly engage with post-patent companies.

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.

Asia

Syngenta to Acquire Nidera Seeds

Nidera Seeds is owned by China's COFCO International.

Agrichemicals

ADAMA to Receive Products in Europe from Syngenta

Adama to receive products in Europe from Syngenta while divesting others of similar nature and economic value to Nufarm.

Agrichemicals

Australia’s Nufarm Buys Crop Protection Assets from Syngenta, Adama

The portfolio of products being divested includes off-patent crop protection formulations in the herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and other categories in the European Economic Area.

Africa/Middle East

Syngenta, USAID Renew Global Collaboration to Improve Food Security

Renewed MOU to develop agriculture in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Agrichemicals

Crop Protection Rebates: Playing the Game

From the earliest days of competitive selling, the concept of rewarding customer loyalty has been a page, if not a full chapter, in the capitalist playbook.

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Agrichemicals

Crop Protection Market Pressure Leading to Supplier Consolidation

The agricultural industry should be prepared for plenty of “domino effects” from moves within the crop protection sector.

Seeds and Traits

Syngenta, Plaintiffs Reach Pending Settlement in Corn Traits Launch Litigation

Plaintiffs and defendants in the Syngenta MIR 162 Corn Litigation have reached a pending settlement to resolve litigation concerning the

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Asia

Valagro Launches Fertilizer Line in China

Valagro, an Italian supplier of biostimulants and other specialty nutrients, said it launched its water-soluble fertilizers, Master Supreme, to the Chinese market.

Agrichemicals

As Agchem Complexity Grows, Specialists Take Off Some of the Heat

Chemical companies increasingly are using specialist suppliers to outsource the process development and production of complex new molecules.

Precision Ag

Indigo Touts ‘New Approach to Agricultural R&D’

Indigo Research Partners uses a network of more than 50 of the largest U.S. growers to gather over a trillion data points daily from sensors, drones, weather stations, and other technologies.

Genetics

Scientists Introduce Simpler, Faster CRISPR

Gene editing just got easier, thanks to an international team of researchers.

Biopesticides

FaunaSmart, BioScience Solutions Form Innovative Collaboration in Crop Protection

FaunaSmart and BioScience Solutions have announced a cooperation within strategic business development and innovation strategies in crop protection. Harry Teicher,