Africa/Middle East
Africa/Middle East

The Scott Angle Perspective

The small town of Muscle Shoals, Alabama, is famous in the United States as the home of a recording studio

Africa/Middle East

Can Biopesticides Play a Major Role in Crop Protection?

For 40 years biopesticides have been toiling in the agricultural background, finding small successes, continually improving and slowly gaining wider

Africa/Middle East

Stockton Group Names Sagit Reich as CFO

The Stockton Group, an Israeli developer of plant-based biopesticides, announced today the appointment of Sagit Reich as Chief Financial Officer.

Africa/Middle East

Peter Tirosh, Pioneer of Stockton Group, Dies

The Stockton Group, a developer and marketing of plant extract-based biopesticides, with great sorrow announces the death of Peter Tirosh,

Africa/Middle East

BASF Launches Traceability Technology

In a move to fight product counterfeiting, BASF said it launched a new traceability technology for its crop protection products

Africa/Middle East

DuPont Pioneer, Musika Collaborate in Zambia

 DuPont Pioneer and Musika launched the Zambia Advanced Maize Seed Adoption Program (ZAMSAP), a collaborative initiative that will see maize smallholder farmers

Africa/Middle East

2015 Agrichemical Sales Fall To $54.6 Billion

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

Africa/Middle East

Southern Africa Faces Extensive Crop Failure in 2016

Southern Africa is facing the threat of extensive crop failures this year as a result of record low rainfall in

Africa/Middle East

Stockton’s Timorex Gold Launched in Philippines

Stockton Israel, a developer of plant-based biopesticides, announced that its flagship product, Timorex Gold is now available in the Philippines

Africa/Middle East

Outlook 2016: Commodity Price Slump to Continue Through 2017

In the Great Recession that began in late 2007, the global economy sputtered on weak performance from advanced economies while

Africa/Middle East

Handling the Bumps in the Road

Few are left unscathed by the downturn, but opportunities, both big and small, haven’t left the cyclical ag business.

Africa/Middle East

Adama Expands Relationship with ChemChina Group

In an effort to expand its role in China, Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. will enter into a collaboration with five Chinese

Africa/Middle East

Stockton Names Guy Elitzur as CEO

Move is in preparation of NASDAQ IPO and planned acquisitions.

Africa/Middle East

Eden Research’s Kenyan Partner Gets Approval for Fungicide

Eden Research’s partner, Lachlan Kenya Limited, has received approval to begin selling Eden’s 3AEY, a microencapsulated fungicide, in Kenya. The product,

Africa/Middle East

Tough Conditions in Brazil Weaken Adama Results

Robust volume growth, as well as an increase in prices in local currencies, were more than offset by the significant depreciation of all currencies against the dollar.

Africa/Middle East

South Africa Agriculture Suffers as Drought Hits

Provinces will be eligible for emergency assistance from the National Treasury.

Africa/Middle East

Land O’Lakes Partners with South Africa’s Villa Crop Protection

Land O'Lakes, through its South African subsidiary, assumes a 52.5% ownership stake in Villa Crop Protection.

Africa/Middle East

Adama Gets Australian Approval for Nimitz

Australia is the third country globally to receive registration approval, after the United States and Israel.

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Agrichemicals

What Does a Traceability Software Product Do in Agribusiness?

Editor’s note: This article was originally published on LinkedIn. I’ve been traveling over the last one week, on-boarding our first large

Agrichemicals

University of Utah Recognizes Aqua-Yield/Nano Institute Partnership in New Annual Report

In a newly-published annual report, the University of Utah’s Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization (TVC) touts the first-of-its-kind collaboration

Asia

China Could Subsidize Agribusiness Buying in Trade Truce

With a trade truce delaying escalation of tariffs between the U.S. and China into March, there is an opportunity for

Asia

Report: U.S. Farmers Still Planning Fewer Soybeans in 2019 Despite Promise of China Trade Deal

When President Donald Trump was having the highly-anticipated dinner with China’s President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit, farmers in

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ADAMA, Sanonda Finalize Name Change

ADAMA, the combination of Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. and Hubei Sanonda Co. Ltd., have announced that the Board of Directors