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Agrichemicals

ADAMA Quarterly Profit Climbs on Higher Sales Volumes

Third-quarter revenue climbed to $844 million, up from $800 million in the same period a year ago.

Agrichemicals

Bayer Quarterly Sales Rise on North America, Asia/Pacific

Bayer reported its third-quarter Crop Science sales rose 2.7% on a foreign exchange- and portfolio-adjusted basis to $2.4 billion (EUR 2,031 million.)

Biostimulants

Biostimulants: European Parliament Supports Innovation, Promotion of Single Market

The European Biostimulants Industry Council (EBIC) welcomes the adoption of the report of the EU Fertilizing product regulation by the

Europe

EU Again Delays Decision on Glyphosate

The Commission is expected to set a new date for a vote during the first half of November.

Biopesticides

Stockton, Lidorr Build Biological Manufacturing Unit

This manufacturing unit was designed to provide STK with the necessary capacity to advance its growing pipeline of biopesticides, hybrids and other biocontrol formulations.

Agrichemicals

Brazil Woes Hit BASF Quarterly Sales

"With the market environment deteriorating, farmers’ economic situation remained strained and competitive pressure was high."

Agrichemicals

Australia’s Nufarm Buys Crop Protection Assets from Syngenta, Adama

The portfolio of products being divested includes off-patent crop protection formulations in the herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and other categories in the European Economic Area.

Agrichemicals

BASF to Acquire Bayer Seed, Herbicide Businesses for $7 Billion

The assets to be acquired include Bayer’s global glufosinate-ammonium non-selective herbicide business, commercialized under the Liberty, Basta and Finale brands, and seed businesses for key row crops in select markets.

Europe

Kynetec Acquires Additional Custom Research Expertise from Market Probe

Kynetec, the global leader in agricultural and animal health market research, has completed the acquisition of Market Probe Agriculture & Animal

Agrichemicals

A Big Week for the Future of Pesticide Authorization in the EU

The politically charged debate surrounding the future use of a number of key agricultural pesticides continues in Europe this week.

Europe

France Will Not Support Roundup License Renewal in EU

France is set to oppose a EU vote on the controversial herbicide glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s market-leading weedkiller

Europe

Rise of Agricultural Automation Drives Innovative Event

Ready or not, farming as we know it is changing – out of necessity. Lack of adequate labor, along with

Europe

Eden Research Gets Portugal Approval For Mevalone Crop Fungicide

Eden Research PLC has received authorization in Portugal for its first product, Mevalone (previously referred to as “3AEY”). The Portuguese

Agrichemicals

Bayer Sees Brazil ‘Returning to Normal in 2018’; Reveals R&D Plans

Liam Condon presents at the company’s Future of Farming Dialog 2017 on Sept. 18-20.

Agrichemicals

BASF Bids on Bayer Seed Assets – Reuters

DowDuPont and Syngenta AG are also competing for Bayer’s canola, cotton and soybean seed varieties, as well as the Liberty herbicide system.

Europe

Bayer, IMBB-FORTH Partner to Tackle Insect Pests, Protect Crops

This collaboration will seek to reveal key aspects of insect gut physiology and discover novel targets for the development of insect control solutions.

Asia

UK Ag Tech Well-Represented at Agritex India 2017

The British government has sent its largest ever delegation to India’s top agricultural conference, highlighting the major role it believes

Europe

Eurofins Agroscience Services Forms New Field Collaboration in the Ukraine

Eurofins Agroscience Services has formed an exclusive collaboration with Peter Höper, a plant cultivation consultant and trial worker based in

Agrichemicals

EU Commission Opens In-Depth Probe into Monsanto, Bayer Merger

The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits.

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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