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April 25, 2012
Syngenta and Novozymes today announced a global agreement under which Syngenta will commercialize the Novozymes technology JumpStart, a seed-applied biological which increases...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Syngenta-and-Novozymes-Partner-in-Bioactive-JumpStart_42953.html
April 18, 2012
Syngenta today reported a 9% increase in sales in the first quarter of 2012 with volumes advancing by 5% and prices contributing 4%. Reported sales were 7% higher at $4.3 billion. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Syngentas-Sales-Rise-by-9-percent-Integrated-Strategy-Driving-Performance_42744.html
April 16, 2012
Sugar beet. Photo courtesy Bayer CropScience. Bayer CropScience says it has signed a joint development and commercialization agreement with KWS SAAT (Einbeck, Germany) for...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-CropScience-and-KWS-SAAT-Codevelop-Herbicide-Tolerant-Sugar-Beet_42662.html
April 10, 2012
EPA announced yesterday that it has denied a petition from the Natural Resources Defence Council’s (NRDC) asking the agency to cancel product registrations and revoke all food...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/EPA-Denies-Environmental-Group-Petition-to-Ban-24-D_42619.html
April 7, 2012
Number's Up: Research links exposure with decline in bee colonies. Researchers at Stirling University (Stirling, U.K.) and the National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Two-Studies-Link-Insecticides-With-Decline-in-Bee-Populations_42574.html
April 4, 2012
Sumitomo Corp. (Tokyo) says its Sumi Agro Europe (SAE; London)subsidiary, which is engaged in the sale of agchems, has formed a strategic capital alliance with Sipcam (Milan), a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Sumitomo-Corp-Forms-Capital-Alliance-with-Italian-Agchem-Firm_42426.html
March 30, 2012
Researchers from Stirling University (Stirling, U.K.) and the National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA; Avignon, France) have published two studies in which they say that 85%...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Neonicotinoids-Challenged-as-Study-Links-Imidacloprid-to-85-percent-Mortality-of-Queen-Bees-update_42397.html
March 27, 2012
Agchem firm Nufarm (Melbourne) recorded more than a four-fold increase in net profits for the fiscal first half ended January 31, 2012, compared with the year-ago period, to A$18...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Nufarm-Reports-Rise-in-Profits_42314.html
March 21, 2012
Bayer says it is targeting increased sales and profit margins for its healthcare and crop-science subgroups through 2014. Sales of Bayer HealthCare and Bayer CropScience are expected...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-Targets-Improved-Results-Through-2014_42028.html
March 20, 2012
Agrium has agreed to purchase 90% of Viterra’s agricultural retail business in Canada, and all of that business in Australia, the company says. The deal is a part of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Agrium-to-Buy-Viterras-Retail-Business-in-Canada-and-Australia_42130.html
March 19, 2012
Agchem firm Nufarm (Melbourne) and Sumitomo Chemical say they have entered into new distribution arrangements for Canada and three European countries--Hungary, Romania and Ukraine...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Nufarm-and-Sumitomo-Expand-Cooperation_42094.html
March 13, 2012
Yissum (Jerusalem), the technology transfer arm of Hebrew University, says it has signed a licensing agreement with Dow Chemical’s Agrofresh unit and North Carolina State...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Dow-Hebrew-University-Collaborate-on-Ethylene-Antagonist_41807.html
March 13, 2012
Makhteshim Agan Group (Tel Aviv) recorded net losses $26.7 million in the fourth quarter of 2011 compared with net losses of $159.2 million in the corresponding quarter of 2010. Sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/New-Operations-and-Higher-Selling-Prices-Drive-Makhteshims-Improved-Results_41958.html
March 9, 2012
Bayer CropScience has acquired the germplasm assets of ProSoy Genetics, the soybean breeding division of privately-held Thompson Agronomics (Leland, IO). Financial details were not...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-CropScience-Acquires-Germplasm-Assets-of-ProSoy-Genetics_41897.html
March 6, 2012
America Vanguard (AmVac) posted net income of $6.4 million for its fiscal fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011,  64% higher than the same year-ago quarter. Sales increased 36%...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/American-Vanguard-Profits-Surge_41819.html
March 6, 2012
FMC says it has agreed with Kumiai Chemical Industry (Tokyo) to evaluate the potential for development and commercialization of a new herbicide. The herbicide was developed...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/FMC-to-Evaluate-Development-and-Commercialization-of-New-Herbicide_41813.html
March 5, 2012
Dow AgroSciences has divested its European Dithane fungicide business to Indofil Industries (Mumbai), a member of the K.K. Modi Group. Financial terms were not disclosed. The agreement...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Dow-Divests-European-Dithane-Fungicide-Business-to-Indian-Firm_41788.html
March 2, 2012
Genetically Modified (GM) crops were grown over an area of 160 million hectares in 2011, an 8% increase compared with 2010, according to a report by the International Service for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/GM-Crop-Area-Grows-8-percent-to-160-Million-Ha-Checks-19-Million-m-t-year-of-Emissions_41765.html
February 29, 2012
The Hellenic Association of Chemical Industries (HACI; Athens), Greece's chemical industry association, says it is confident the Greek chemical industry will overcome the challenging...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Greek-Chemical-Industry-Can-Overcome-Economic-Challenges-Through-Collaboration_41670.html
February 29, 2012
An explosion at Hebei Keeper Chemical Industries Co.’s (Shijiazhuang, Hebei Province, China) production facility at Zhaoxian county in Hebei Province, on February 28, killed at...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Explosion-at-Chemical-Plant-in-China-Kills-16_41665.html
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