Willowood USA Founder, CEO Heinze Steps Down; Successor Named

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Tony Arnold has been selected as the company’s new CEO.


Syngenta Wins Azoxystrobin Patent Infringement Case

Court permanently enjoins Willowood regarding Syngenta’s azoxystrobin patent.


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.


Syngenta: Court Rules in its Favor in Patent Infringement Suit

The jury found that Willowood infringed a patent relating to the manufacture of the fungicide azoxystrobin.


Willowood Launches First Patented Product, Valxtra

The product, called “VALXTRA,” is a premix combination chemistry that works as a broad-spectrum systemic fungicide cum antibiotic targeted at rice paddy crops.


Willowood USA Named One of Fastest Growing Businesses

Since Willowood USA started in 2010 in Roseburg, OR it has been growing quickly to provide crop protection products to

Industry News

Industry Veteran Mark Merlo joins Willowood USA

Willowood USA has hired Mark Merlo to serve in a newly created position of Western Key Account Manager. An industry veteran


Private Equity Investment to Help Willowood USA Reach New Markets

Generic crop protection product manufacturer, Willowood USA, received an infusion of cash in the form of an investment from Lariat Partners,


Willowood USA Hires Product Development, Technical Service Manager

Generic crop protection company Willowood USA announced it has hired a Product Development Manager to further expand its product portfolio


Willowood USA Teams Up with Lariat Partners

Willowood USA announced today that they have teamed up with Lariat Partners, a Denver based private equity firm to further


Syngenta Sues Willowood for Patent Infringement

Complaint alleges Willowood infringed patent regarding azoxystrobin.


Willowood USA Gets EPA Registration for Glufosinate

Willowood expects a number of new product registrations in the coming months.


Willowood USA Receives EPA Registration

Registrations are for Willowood Azoxy 2SC and Willowood AzoxyProp Xtra.


Willowood USA Receives EPA Registration for Propanil 4EC

Roseburg, OR – Post-patent crop protection maker Willowood USA said that the US EPA has approved both its technical and


Willowood’s Lambda Insecticide Enters US Market

Roseburg, OR – The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently approved Willowood USA’s new broad spectrum insecticide. Willowood Lambda Cy


EPA Approves Willowood Herbicide

Willowood USA has received EPA registration for Willowood Fomesafen 1.88SL and Willowood Fomesafen 2SL, according to a press release. Willowood


Willowood USA Registers Propanil Herbicide

Roseburg, OR, United States – Willowood USA has received EPA registration for Willowood Propanil 4SC, according to a press release.


Willowood USA Receives EPA Appoval for New Herbicide

Willowood USA has received EPA and several state registrations for its new herbicide Willowood Clethodim 2EC, according to a press


Willowood USA Expands US Product Portfolio

Roseburg, OR, United States — Willowood USA has received California state registration on its new line of spray additives for

Latest News


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


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


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


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?