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Africa/Middle East

Bayer and Monsanto CEOs Discuss the Merger

Africa/Middle East

Bayer-Monsanto Merger Creates New Global Ag Giant

During the whole of 2016, many of the companies that do business in the agricultural industry have concluded the best

Africa/Middle East

Bayer-Monsanto: What it Means So Far

More than five months in the making, the Monsanto board of directors accepted Bayer’s $66-billion bid to buy the company.

Agrichemicals

Syngenta’s Scientists Adjust to Changing Practices

The time and cost to discover an active ingredient, develop a suitable formulation, and deliver a new crop protection product

Agrichemicals

Defending Crop Protection

Despite her Iowa birth, Diane Allemang did not grow up on a farm, though living in the state means “you

Africa/Middle East

ChemChina Secures Loans in Bid to Acquire Syngenta

ChinaChina (China National Chemical Corp.) “has secured commitments from lenders on a $12.7 billion loan for its purchase of Swiss

Africa/Middle East

Environmental Respect Awards Steps Up Efforts in Response to Increased Participation

The Environmental Respect Awards has launched its 27th year of honoring stewardship among agricultural retailers with an improved online entry

Agrichemicals

From the Editor: Brexit and Other Chaos

Uncertainty breeds fear. Unfortunately, Britain’s vote to leave the EU created layers of uncertainty around financial and currency markets around

Agrichemicals

The Meaning Behind the Mergers

The announcement of three mega mergers has sent ripples through the crop protection market. The potential of turning six companies

Agrichemicals

U.S. Overtakes Brazil as Top Crop Protection Market, but Not for Long

In nominal terms, the global market for crop protection chemicals declined to $54.6 billion in harvest year 2015 as measured

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Valent U.S.A. Registers Zeal SC Miticide for Soybeans

Valent U.S.A. Corp. announced the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration of Zeal SC Miticide for soybeans. Zeal is a proven

Africa/Middle East

Zambia Pegs Agricultural Growth on Farm Inputs

Landlocked Zambia is one of the few sub-Saharan African countries that has allocated at least 10% of the total national

Agrichemicals

U.S. Retail Sales Top $10.1 Billion in 2015

Since 2013, the United States’ CropLife 100 ag retailers have witnessed a rebirth in their crop protection product sales. Prior

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CropLife America Responds to EPA’s FIFRA Decision

CropLife America president and CEO Jay Vroom released a statement following the U.S. EPA decision to to continue to use

Agrichemicals

EPA Upholds Decision to Cancel Bayer’s Flubendiamide

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Environmental Appeals Board (EAB) has upheld an earlier EPA decision to cancel registration for Bayer’s

Agrichemicals

Syngenta Revenue, Profit Drop in First Half of 2016

Despite falling earnings across most of its markets, including crop protection, during the first half of 2016 Syngenta remains optimistic

Agrichemicals

Summit Agro USA Rises to the Challenge

CEO Bill Lewis knows mergers — expertise that will prove critical for the mid-size distribution player in the coming year.

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Indian Pesticide Manufacturers Win 3-Year Court Battle

A decision from India’s Supreme Court puts an end to guidelines from the Central Insecticide Board & Registration Committee (CIB&RC),

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Asia

India: Enabling Modern Agriculture Through IoT

Since the first green revolution in the 1960s that radically transformed the face of Indian agriculture, the sector has consistently

Asia

Reuters: Trump Greenlights Next Round of Farm Payments in China Trade War

The Trump administration will move forward with plans to distribute a second round of payments to farmers caught in the

Markets

AgriBusinessGlobal.com: Top 10 Stories from 2018

What a year it’s been for the global agribusiness industry. While the mergers and acquisitions once again dominated headlines in

Trade Summit

Three Things We Learned at Trade Summit Southeast Asia

Since 2006 AgriBusiness Global™ (ABG) has hosted Trade Summits in all corners of the world in an effort to empower

Asia

AgFunder Releases India AgriFood Startup Investing Report

AgFunder has released the inaugural India AgriFood Startup Investing Report in collaboration with its report partner Omnivore. In this five-year