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Agrichemicals

China Plant Shutdowns Hurt Helm Results

The company said its Crop Protection business was faced with markets exhibiting weak growth momentum overall in 2017.

Agrichemicals

Bayer: Disappointing Verdict Requires In-Depth Analysis

Bayer will assess the verdict’s consequences and potential legal options.

Agrichemicals

EU Court Backs Ban on Three Neonicotinoids

General Court of the European Union said it "confirms the validity of the restrictions introduced at EU level in 2013 clothianidin, thiamethoxam and imidacloprid because of the risks those substances pose to bees."

Europe

The Spanish Distribution Chain for Agricultural Inputs

Spain has about 50 major companies that are importing or formulating solutions for growers, says Ana Santillana, Associate Director of

Europe

The Crop Protection Product and Plant Health Markets of Italy and Spain

The crop protection and biological products markets of Spain and Italy are critical to ensuring the rest of Europe has

Agrichemicals

Bayer Crop Science Quarterly Sales Dip

Bayer reports major progress with Monsanto acquisition.

Americas

Marrone Bio Innovations Enters Partnership with Israel’s Lidorr

Lidorr Chemicals Ltd., will develop and market three of MBI's products in Israel.

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Bayer Digital Farming Product Now Available for European Farmers

Bayer has launched its xarvio Field Manager in five countries – Germany, France, Austria, Poland, and Ukraine. The new digital

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Europe

Spain, Italy: Tracking the EU Powers in Crop Protection

Three months into 2018, many of results of the Kleffmann end-user panels for 2017 are finalized. They confirm our view

Americas

Rise of Robotics: Q&A with Naïo Technologies CEO

One to watch in the growing agribotics niche is Naïo Technologies out of Toulouse, France.

Agrichemicals

U.S. Approves Bayer-Monsanto Merger – WSJ

The U.S. Justice Department has approved Bayer AG’s acquisition of Monsanto Co. after the companies pledged to sell off additional assets to secure government antitrust approval.

Asia

India’s Crystal Buys 3 Syngenta Seed Brands

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

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.

Americas

Bayer-Monsanto Deal Wins EU Approval

Commission concluded that the divestment package enables a suitable buyer to sustainably replace Bayer's competitive effect in these markets and continue to innovate, for the benefit of European farmers and consumers.

Europe

Potential of Romanian Agriculture Strong

In 2017, Romanian agricultural output made history.

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Agrichemicals

Bayer Sues Russia’s Anti-Monopoly Watchdog

Bayer sued the agency over Russia’s demands that Bayer share its technology with the local agricultural sector.

Americas

BASF in Talks to Buy Bayer’s Vegetable Seeds Business

BASF is in exclusive talks to acquire Bayer’s entire vegetable seeds business, operating under the global trademark Nunhems.

Agrichemicals

Bayer Responds to EFSA’s Conclusions on Neonics

Bayer: "EFSA’s conclusions do not justify further neonicotinoid use restrictions."

Europe

Slideshow: Crop Protection, Plant Health Companies Highlight Tour of Spain and Italy

Agriculture in Spain and Italy is changing. Regulatory concerns, a growing interest in biological solutions, including biostimulants, climate change, and

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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