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Higher Volumes Boost BASF Agricultural Solutions Sales

In 2018, the Agricultural Solutions segment will be strengthened with the acquisition of significant parts of Bayer’s seed and herbicide businesses.

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Europe

EU’s Race to Zero Tolerance Risks Global Trade and Farmer Livelihoods

Whether it’s almonds from the United States, cocoa from Ghana, or rice from India, we enjoy eating good food from

Europe

Staphyt Opens New Regulatory Office and Trial Site in Austria

The regulatory division of the Staphyt Group (Staphyt Regulatory) specializes in regulatory consulting (agrochemicals, biocides, etc.) and supports manufacturers in

Europe

EU Commission: Bayer-Monsanto Merger Can’t ‘Impair’ Competition

The European Union needs to ensure the merger between agrochemical giants Bayer and Monsanto doesn’t “impair” competition. In an interview

Europe

Bayer Offers Concessions Seeking EU Approval for Monsanto Bid

Bayer has offered concessions to allay EU antitrust concerns about its $63.5 billion bid for U.S. rival Monsanto, the European

Agrichemicals

Global Crop Protection Market: Overcoming Challenges and Finding Opportunity in 2018

The end of the old year and start of the new is a natural time to reflect on where we’ve

Europe

EU Demands Extra Effort in Bayer-Monsanto Takeover

The EU is demanding further concessions in order to approve the proposed buyout of US agri-giant Monsanto by German chemical

Europe

Decision Day for EU Blanket Ban on Neonicotinoids Looms

EU countries are poised to vote on a proposal to introduce tougher restrictions on three neonicotinoids in the coming days,

Asia

FAO Recognizes Sustainable Farming Systems in China, Korea and Spain

The UN FAO has designated five traditional farming systems in China, Korea, and Spain as globally important agricultural heritage systems,

Agrichemicals

EU Reauthorizes Glyphosate for Five Years

Germany swung the vote, coming off the fence after abstaining in previous meetings.

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Brazil Delays Review of Bayer-Monsanto Merger

Extension potentially foils plans to wrap up the transaction by the end of the year.

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Valagro Launches Biostimulant in Brazil

After being launched in Spain, Egypt, Mexico and Italy, RETROSAL is being officially presented to the Brazilian market.

Europe

Staphyt Opens Seed Stations in Russia, Hungary

Staphyt has expanded its seed experimental network into Russia in response to customer requests. The new seed station will be

Europe

Bayer to Market Digital Farming Under “Xarvio” Brand

The company will launch the brand at this year’s Agritechnica.

Agrichemicals

EU Hits Deadlock on Glyphosate Reauthorization

The EU license for glyphosate is set to expire on Dec. 15.

Asia

Syngenta to Acquire Nidera Seeds

Nidera Seeds is owned by China's COFCO International.

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Europe

Report: Cost of Agricultural Inputs Driven Up by Higher Fuel Price

The average cost of agricultural production inputs has increased 4.92% in the past 12 months to September 2017, according to

Agrichemicals

ADAMA, Ceradis in R&D Crop Protection Agreement

Cooperation aims to increase the performance of active ingredients while lowering dose rates by integrating Ceradis’ technology in ADAMA’s products.

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Europe

President Kiska Visits Koppert Slovakia

The world’s leading bumblebee rearing facility at Koppert Slovakia, received a visit by the President of Slovakia, Andrej Kiska, on

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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

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