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August 21, 2012Paraguay will approve the use of Monsanto's Roundup Ready 2 soybean seeds by the end of the year, allowing the country to nearly double its soy output, to 8 million m.t., in the...
August 17, 2012Dow Chemical says its Dow AgroSciences subsidiary and the Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics (ACPFG; Adelaide, Australia) have entered into a crop improvement research...
August 16, 2012Bayer CropScience says it plans to invest €12 million ($14.8 million) to establish a breeding center focused on wheat and oilseeds in the Winmera region, near Horsham in the...
August 6, 2012Agrium reported net earnings of $860 million for the second quarter 2012, up 20% from the year-ago quarter. Adjusted earnings exclude a pre-tax gain of $3 million on natural gas and...
July 30, 2012Bayer CropScience says it has formed a partnership with Australia’s national research agency, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO; Clayton...
July 26, 2012Syngenta says sales and net profits increased 7% and 5% in the first half of 2012, to $8.26 billion and $1.5 billion, respectively. The company recorded $1.84 billion in operating...
July 6, 2012Dow AgroSciences has announced a deal with The Royal Barenbrug Group to develop and commercialize advanced germplasm in forage seeds. The companies, under terms of the agreement, will...
June 27, 2012Record seed volumes and better-than-expected demand for crop protection products boosted Monsanto’s third quarter earnings ahead of analysts’ estimates and its own...
June 19, 2012Monsanto has filed suit against DuPont and its Pioneer Hi-Bred seeds business for infringing a laser-assisted seed chipping technique that Monsanto says greatly speeds the development...
June 12, 2012Bayer CropScience, a subgroup of Bayer, says it has agreed to acquire the watermelon and melon seeds business of privately owned seed company Abbott & Cobb (Feasterville, PA)...