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BASF Expands Asia Portfolio

Kai Tse fungicide (boscalid). Launched in Japan and South Korea and approved in China in 2006, it will be sold

Asia

Thailand Turns To Sugarcane

Farmers are changing their planting plans to grow crops that can be used to create ethanol for biofuel. Much of

Asia

DuPont To Create Knowledge Centre In India

“We have five R&D centres worldwide, including at US, Germany, and China, but this center to be set up at

Asia

Philippines Signs Biofuels Bill

RA 9367 also provides an incentive of a zero-rated specific tax on the biofuels component of blended gasoline or diesel.

Asia

China: Biofuels Rise Too Quickly?

China’s biofuels industry is taking off more quickly than the government wishes, according to a report carried by the Inter

Asia

BASF India To Shut Down Thane Output

BASF spokespeople said the company is discontinuing production of some agrochemical products due to rationalization measures, though the plant will

Asia

PMFAI Elects Officers

The Pesticide Manufacturers & Formulators Association of India (PMFAI) elected its 2007 officers at its 38th Annual General Meeting held

Asia

Biofuels To Account For 15% of China’s Fuel By 2020

China’s government is dedicated to building up the country’s biofuels industry, and has policies and standards in place for future

Asia

Indian Chemical Industry Proposes Duty Cuts

The Economics Times, Mumbai reported that the Ministry would cut in excise duties on drugs in half, to 8%. In

Asia

Chinese Bio-Fuels Poised For Growth

China’s bio-fuel policies aim to increase production of ethanol to 4 million metric tons (MT) by 2010, and to meet

Asia

Indian Scientists Develop Biotech Sugarcane

According to SBI director Dr. N Vijayan Nair, “We have also started identifying the genes resistant to the red-rot and

Asia

Bangladesh Grain Production Up

With a normal monsoon season this summer, Bangladesh’s rice production is likely to exceed 28 million tons from over 11

Asia

Korean Soy Growth Displaces Rice

With Korea’s soybean area increasing to 104,421 Ha (up 19,151 Ha from 2004), 2005 soybean production sharply increased to 183,338

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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