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June 25, 2009DuPont says its Pioneer Hi-Bred business has acquired the cotton seed business of Nandi Seeds (Mehboob Nagar, India), and cotton germplasm from Nagarjuna Seeds (Secunderabad, India)...
June 25, 2009Bayer CropScience will license herbicide- and insect-resistant traits and expands DuPont's access to its herbicide safener isoxadifen in exchange for royalties....
June 17, 2009Pioneer Hi-Bred's use of Monsanto's Round-up Ready trait in Optimum GAT soybeans is valid under a 2002 licensing agreement, DuPont says....
June 12, 2009BASF and DuPont filed lawsuits against each other late last month, each firm claiming that the other infringed on their respective patents pertaining to a herbicide-tolerant trait in...
June 12, 2009BASF and Monsanto say they have discovered a naturally occurring gene to help corn plants combat drought conditions. The companies say this could result in the world’s first...
June 16, 2009Pioneer expects North American volume gains and double-digit price increases for seeds will be the primary driver for 15% cumulative average earnings growth rate of the DuPont Agriculture Nutrition business through 2013....
June 11, 2009Under the terms of the agreement, Protabit will develop new software code and develop new computational approaches for protein optimization. Monsanto will have exclusive rights to tools developed by Protabit for use in the fields of plant improvement and agriculture....
June 9, 2009A “worldwide collaboration” is required to raise crop yields, John Atkin, Syngenta COO told delegates at the World Grain Forum held earlier this week at St. Petersburg...
June 5, 2009The collaboration has already led to the development of canola plants that produce higher levels of oil and canola meal with reduced levels of anti-nutritional factors, Dow says....
June 9, 2009DuPont today filed a lawsuit in U.S. Federal Court in the District of Delaware claiming that BASF is infringing four patents relating to biotechnology traits similar to those used in...