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May 6, 2009
Under the terms of the agreement, Drexel licenses Monsanto patents covering the manufacture of of glyphosate using certain catalysts and agrees to stop selling potassium salt glyphosate formulations in the U.S....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Monsanto-Drexel-Settle-Glyphosate-Patent-Dispute_18721.html
April 20, 2009
Microbia (Lexington, MA), a specialty chemicals company developing two carotenoid products, expects to commercialize its first two products by the end of 2010. The company recently...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Microbia-Preparing-for-Commercialization_18361.html
April 3, 2009
Bayer CropScience says it will consolidate its European plant biotechnology research at its Innovation Center at Ghent, Belgium and further extend  its activities in the main...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-CropScience-Consolidates-European-Plant-Biotech-Research-at-Ghent_17990.html
April 2, 2009
The company says increased revenues from its U.S. corn and soybean seeds and traits business was partially offset by lower sales of Roundup herbicides....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Monsanto-Reports-Lower-Earnings-Backs-2009-EPS_17968.html
March 31, 2009
Bayer CropScience says it has acquired certain assets and technology related to biological development products of AgroGreen (Ashdod, Israel), a business unit of the Minrav Group. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-CropScience-Buys-Assets-and-Technology-from-Israeli-Firm_17924.html
March 30, 2009
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) recorded a 61% increase in fourth-quarter 2008 net profits, to $279 million compared with the year-ago period. Sales for the quarter fell by about...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Israel-Chemicals-Posts-an-Increase-in-Fourth-Quarter-Profits_17902.html
March 25, 2009
Socma members voted on March 19th to change the group’s name to the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates. Socma’s name had previously been the Synthetic Organic...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Socma-Changes-Name_17859.html
March 12, 2009
Siegfried Holding (Zofingen, Switzerland), a mid-size fine chemicals contract manufacturer, has today announced the appointment of Rudolf Hanko as CEO. Hanko, 53 and a German citizen...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Evoniks-Hanko-Appointed-CEO-of-Siegfried-CFO-to-Depart_17586.html
March 12, 2009
BASF says it is progressing well with its development of genetically engineered soybean species that are designed to be resistant to soybean rust, a fungus that has the potential to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/BASF-Progresses-Rust-Prevention_17587.html
March 9, 2009
Biotechnology company Biocon (Bangalore, India) says its Syngene International (Bangalore) subsidiary has entered into an agreement with DuPont Crop Protection, to provide integrated...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Biocon-Forms-Research-Alliance-with-DuPont-Crop-Protection_17541.html
March 9, 2009
DSM’s Feike Sijbesma this morning told CW that the company continues to be “on track” regarding the previously disclosed plan to divest its antibiotics businesses but...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/DSM-Pushes-Back-Schedule-for-Some-Planned-Divestments_17516.html
February 23, 2009
Capturing the Potential of Innovation in Industrial Biotechnology (CLIB; Duesseldorf), a biotech innovation network featuring 60 member companies, is drawing industry interest by...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/German-Biotech-Network-Offers-New-Model-for-Innovation_17207.html
February 6, 2009
Syngenta says 2008 net income rose 25%, to $1.38 billion, on strong demand for seeds and crop protection products. Sales rose 21%, to $11.6 billion. Earnings per share rose 42%, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Syngenta-Reports-Rise-in-Earnings-Is-More-Cautious-on-2009_16936.html
January 29, 2009
Attendees and presenters at this week's Informex expo in San Francisco are varied in terms of their outlook for the coming year. While they tend to agree that the economic downturn is...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Informex-News-Companies-Vary-on-Outlook-for-2009_16763.html
January 28, 2009
Clariant says it will reduce headcount by 1,000, 5% of its total workforce, as part of a new savings plan announced today. The move aims mainly to reduce costs in the sales, general...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Clariant-to-Cut-1000-Jobs-as-Revenues-Decline_16700.html
January 20, 2009
BASF and Monsanto say that they have formalized an existing cooperation by signing a joint-licensing agreement to accelerate the development of formulations for dicamba...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/BASF-and-Monsanto-Formalize-Dicamba-Herbicide-Development-Deal_16552.html
January 14, 2009
Monsanto will raise its dividend by 10% to 26.5 cts/share from 24 cts/share, the company says. The dividend relates to the second quarter of the company’s 2009 fiscal year, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Monsanto-Increases-Dividend_16389.html
January 13, 2009
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) and Igene (Columbia, Md.) have agreed to form a jv to produce natural-source astaxanthin, a nutrient used to impart a red color to farmed fish. The jv...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/ADM-and-Igene-to-Form-Astaxanthin-JV_16351.html
January 13, 2009
Seed Prices Stay Well Grounded Seed value will continue to be driven by the promise of significantly improved yields, coupled with traits replacing or reducing chemical need, says...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Agriculture_16325.html
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