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Italy’s Valagro Seeks Expansion in India

Valagro, the Italy-based biostimulants and specialty nutrients company, is exploring partnerships and acquisitions in India as it looks to expand its footprint in the country.

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Agrichemicals

China Reports Significant Resistance Issues

China's National Agricultural Technology Extension Service Center (NATESC) reported that the main pests and diseases in food crops have developed significant resistance to the most commonly used pesticides.

Asia

India PM: Blockchain Will Play A Huge Role In Agriculture

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again praised blockchain and said that the technology will play a huge role

Americas

Latin American Ag Sector Sees Boon from Ties with China

Latin America’s agricultural sector, which over the past decade has benefited from rising consumer demand in China, is expected to

Agrichemicals

Tight Supply of Chinese Glycine Pushes Up Glyphosate Prices

China's announcement that it will conduct further pollution inspections in 2018 and 2019 is constraining the supply of glycine, the main intermediate for glyphosate production, according to market intelligence firm CCM.

Asia

Sumitomo Chemical Group Launches PGR for Bananas

RyzUp 40SG effectively manages one of the most important postharvest factors – "green life" – to dramatically reduce postharvest losses.

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Asia

Insecticides India Ltd.: Agriculture Will Continue To Be Backbone of Indian Economy

There are very few domestic groups having neck to neck competition in globally competitive crop protection market of India, writes

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Asia

China Seen Jolting Soybean Market by Shunning U.S. Supplies

The world’s biggest oilseed processor just confirmed one of the soybean market’s biggest fears: China has essentially stopped buying U.S.

Asia

FAQ on New Pesticide Regulations in China

Data and business intelligence firm CCM answers the most frequently asked questions, including about applying for production approval certificates and production.

Agrichemicals

Sumitomo Launches Fungicide for Bananas

Rapid adoption of Powmyl is expected for Black Sigatoka control programs on banana plantations throughout Latin America.

Agrichemicals

China’s Glyphosate Market Lackluster in April, as Raw Material Prices Climb

Chinese glyphosate technical market was lackluster in April as overseas markets entered the low season. In the meantime, raw material prices kept rising and glyphosate technical producers suffered mounting pressure.

Agrichemicals

How WTO Agreements Affect China’s Pesticide MRL Rules

ChemLinked's Fang Lin reports on China’s response to the World Trade Organization's Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT)/Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS) notifications.

Asia

Indian IoT Platform for Pre and Post Harvest Raises Seed Round

Indian startup AgNext has raised an undisclosed seed round led by India-focused Agtech VC Omnivore Partners along with Singaporean angel

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Asia

PMFAI: Foreign Companies Must Stop Importing Pesticides without Registering

There is an unnoticed scam of more than Rs 7,000 crore by permitting import of readymade pesticide formulations by multinational

Americas

In Trade War, U.S. Soy May Be Safe – Rabobank

As the trade dispute between China and the United States intensifies, China's dependency on U.S. soybeans may limit its ability to set tariffs, a new Rabobank report says.

Asia

India’s Crystal Buys 3 Syngenta Seed Brands

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

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Agrichemicals

Arysta Licenses Meiji’s Insecticide for Rice in India

Flupyrimin is a new proprietary active ingredient that provides effective control of damaging pests in rice and other important crops.

Asia

China Hits Several Countries with Anti-Dumping Duties on Raw Materials

Chinese authorities announced it has begun levying anti-dumping duties on a range of raw materials originating from several countries, which it concluded damaged China's industry, according to data and business intelligence provider CCM.

Agrichemicals

ADAMA Reports Strong Sales; Sees Higher Costs

Adama: Procurement costs in the second half of 2017 were higher in comparison to 2016, which is expected to impact production costs going forward.

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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

Industry News

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