Biostimulants
Biostimulants

SLIDESHOW: Highlights from Biostimulant CommerceCon

View photo highlights of the recent AgriBusiness Global Biostimulant CommerceCon in Phoenix, AZ, in the slideshow above.

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The Three Core Challenges Facing Agriculture

Within the world, as we speak, the agriculture sector is facing the following core challenges. The first challenge is that

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Biostimulant CommerceCon Preview: Q&A with Giuseppe Natale, CEO of Valagro

Natale chats about the regulatory environment and how attitudes toward biostimulants are changing in various countries, among other topics.

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The Plant Biostimulant Space: Challenges and Opportunities

Most people outside of the biostimulant industry do not yet have a strong understanding of what plant biostimulants are or

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Weeding Out the Noise in the Biostimulant Space

Looking ahead to next month's Biostimulant CommerceCon, we chat with presenter Ian Crawford, Product Manager, Plant Health Technologies with J.R. Simplot Co.

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Italy’s Valagro Seeks Expansion in India

Valagro, the Italy-based biostimulants and specialty nutrients company, is exploring partnerships and acquisitions in India as it looks to expand its footprint in the country.

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Valagro to Build First U.S. Manufacturing Plant for Biostimulants

The 65,000-square-foot Orangeburg County, South Carolina facility is expected to come online in the third quarter of 2019.

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What’s Really Behind the Biostimulant Boom

AgriBusiness Global chats with Dr. Russell Sharp, Technical Director and Founder of Plater Bio, on his career and topics including what he believes triggered the current boom in the biostimulant market.

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Acadian Seaplants Opens a Factory in India

Acadian Seaplants Ltd., the parent company of Acadian Plant Health (APH), has announced a major milestone in the company’s geographical

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Q&A: Fast-Growing Biostimulant Markets, Distribution

Biostimulant CommerceCon/Trade Summit Preview: AgriBusiness Global chats with Dan Custis, Co-founder and CEO of Advanced Biological Marketing (ABM).

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Biostimulant CommerceCon/Trade Summit Preview: Speaker Q&A

AgriBusiness Global recently had the chance to speak with David Beaudreau, Executive Director of the U.S. Biostimulant Coalition (USBC), about one of the most talked-about topics in the biostimulant arena of late

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American Plant Food, Sigma Agriscience and AM-AG Team Up Provide Complete Nutrition and Soil Health Solutions

Houston-based Sigma Agriscience, a manufacturer of granular biofertilizers and biostimulants, has announced through its subsidiary AM-AG the creation of a

Americas

U.S. Farm Bill Draft Defines Plant Biostimulants for First Time

Definition is a critical step in the legislative process to support the development of new sustainable technologies for agriculture and U.S. farmers.

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Biostimulants Gaining Ground

Growers are embracing these products rapidly as they search for ‘greener’ options to produce their crops.

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Introducing Biostimulant CommerceCon

The $1.8 billion biostimulant market is expected to reach $2.9 billion by 2021. It’s little wonder why both traditional agchem

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Biostimulants: Crop Input or Management Mindset?

At the end of November 2017, about 1,200 researchers, regulators, and business representatives gathered in Miami, Florida for the 3rd

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10 Things to Look for When Purchasing Biostimulants

According to the European Commission, biostimulants are a “substance or micro-organism whose function when applied to plants or the rhizosphere

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Sigma Agriscience Acquires Agricultural Solutions Company AM-AG

Sigma Agriscience, a manufacturer of granular biofertilizers and biostimulants, has acquired a controlling interest in AM-AG, an international marketer and

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Seaweed Extracts: What Makes Them Work?

In many coastal regions, raw seaweed has been used for millennia to improve the productivity of farming systems. Then, in

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Asia

China Eases Pollution Campaign in Move to Offset U.S. Tariff Impact

China’s government announced it is scaling back its pollution control campaign this fall and winter, in an effort to offset

Agrichemicals

HELM Agro Fungicide Approved in California

HELM Agro US, Inc. announced that the California Department of Pesticide Regulations (CDPR) has approved Helmstar Plus SC fungicide for

Asia

Fungicide Use on the Rise in Indonesia

The global crop protection market in 2017 increased at a rate of 1.9% in nominal terms over that of 2016.

Biopesticides

Bayer Biological Product Registered in France

Bayer said its Serenade ASO fungicide/bactericide has received registration in France for foliar and soil applications on a wide range

Americas

Paraguay: A Hidden Gem in the Agrichemicals Market

Whenever agchem players think of the South American markets, Brazil will be the one that comes to mind. It became