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October 14, 2011Syngenta posted a 21% increase in sales for the third quarter of 2011 compared with the same period of last year, to $2.7 billion. Third-quarter sales by the company's crop protection...
October 6, 2011Bayer CropScience says it has been granted exclusive rights to Fazenda Ana Paula’s (Salvador, Brazil) hybrid rice-breeding program. Financial terms were not disclosed...
September 26, 2011Approximately 25% of global agricultural land is used for wheat cultivation, making wheat the largest food crop worldwide in terms of area. Bayer CropScience and Evogene (Rehovot...
September 15, 2011Source: DuPont DuPont says market share gains in North America will boost earnings for its Pioneer Hi-Bred seed business. Based on USDA data, the company added 1 point share in corn...
September 2, 2011Source: USDA Western corn rootworm sampled from four Iowan fields were found to have developed a resistance to Monsanto's widely used Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) gene, according...
August 29, 2011DuPont says its Pioneer Hi-Bred business has received EPA approvals for its Optimum AcreMax and Optimum AcreMax Xtra single-bag refuge corn products. The Optimum...
August 16, 2011Sinochem (Beijing) says its wholly-owned subsidiary China National Seed Group (Sinoseeds; Beijing) has opened the China Seed Life Science & Technology Center in the national...
July 12, 2011Monsanto is said to be in talks with Sinochem over expanding their commercial relationship, although it is unclear what form an agreement might take, according to the The Wall Street...
June 16, 2011This year wasn’t mean to be a good year for the agchems market, but that is rapidly changing and it is lifting sales across the fine chemicals sector, say fine chemical...
June 14, 2011DuPont reaffirmed that it expects its Agriculture and Nutrition reporting segment, which includes seed, crop protection, and nutrition and health business, to deliver annual...