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PMFAI: Market Trend Updates, Agchem Awards Highlight ICSCE 2018

The 13th International Crop Science Conference & Exhibition (ICSCE 2018), organized by the Pesticides Manufacturers and Formulators Association of India

Asia

Indonesia: Forward Thinking, Fast Growth

Yet again, Indonesia was chosen as the destination for AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit 2018 for good reason: the country and

Asia

In New Plan, Vietnam Favors Bioproducts

By Vinh Dao Agriculture is the most important economic sector in Vietnam, and more than 70% of the country’s population

Agrichemicals

Crystal Crop Protection Acquires Three Syngenta Brands

New Delhi-headquartered Crystal Crop Protection, a firm backed by private equity firm Everstone Capital, has acquired three insecticide and fungicide

Agrichemicals

What to Expect for U.S. Dicamba Use in 2019

Long-awaited news from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on its decision to extend the registration for the new dicamba technologies arrived Halloween

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Asia

Report: Farming in 20% of Indian Districts Threatened by Climate Change

Crops, plantations, even livestock in 151 districts, or slightly more than one-fifth of the total districts in India, are susceptible

Agrichemicals

Bayer: Study Shows its Soybeans Reduce Environmental Impact

Results from a five-year peer-reviewed study on Intacta RR2 PRO™ soybeans planted in South America were recently published, indicating that

Americas

Mexico: Ripe for Growth in High-Value Horticulture Crops

Editor’s Note: Eric Viramontes is Executive Director of Meister Media Worldwide Mexico, based in Guadalajara. Here he provides an overview

Agrichemicals

Corteva to Launch New Fungicide, Starting in Asia Pacific

Corteva Agriscience announced Adavelt active as the new brand name for a novel fungicide that will offer farmers curative and

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Albaugh Discusses 2018 Trials of CoAXium Wheat System

Albaugh announced that the CoAXium Wheat Production System driven by Aggressor herbicide exceeded expectations in 2018 performance evaluation trials, demonstrating

Africa/Middle East

20,000 Ethiopian Smallholders Targeted with Climate Smart Technology

CTA together with Farm Africa has launched a new project to promote the resilience of smallholder farmers against climate change

Asia

Marrone in Distribution Deal with Input Supplier in Turkey

Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc., a leading global provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products, announced that it has

Americas

Russia, Brazil Use Precision Ag Platform in Unexpected Ways

“For the first time ever, farmers are seeing that our imagery is as good as walking in the field. Farmers

Biopesticides

How the Biopesticide and SMART-TECH Industries Create a “Blue Ocean” of Uncontested Crop Protection Market Space (Part 4)

Editor’s note: This is the fourth of seven articles in a series on Strategic R&D Management in AgChem and BioScience

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Africa/Middle East

Bayer-Monsanto Merger Ramps Up Technological Transformation in Africa

Farmers in Africa are on the cusp of benefiting from cutting-edge innovations that will catapult growth of the agricultural sector

Markets

Two Brief Lessons for Agri-Input Retailing from Amazon Prime

Editor’s note: This article was originally published on LinkedIn. Let me start with a trivia question. Can you guess the

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Kenya’s Crop Protection Industry Fears ‘Dire Consequences’ of New Pesticides Tax

The agrichemcials industry in Kenya is up in arms over a decision by the government to impose a 16% value-added

Agrichemicals

ADAMA Hit by Drought in Europe, Higher Sourcing Costs

Shortage in certain raw materials and intermediates, mostly owing to increased environmental focus in China, led to higher procurement costs

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U.S.-China Trade Forum Held Amid Trade Disputes

U.S.-China Agriculture Food Trade Forum was held Thursday in the western U.S. state of California, focusing on the promotion of

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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