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June 19, 2012
Monsanto 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...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Monsanto-Sues-DuPont-Over-Seed-Development-Technology_44314.html
June 12, 2012
Bayer 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)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Bayer-CropScience-to-Acquire-Watermelon-and-Melon-Seed-Business-of-U-S-Firm_44099.html
June 7, 2012
Bayer CropScience, a subgroup of Bayer, inaugurated today the expansion of its center for vegetable R&D at Leudal, the Netherlands. The expanded R&D building covers an area of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Bayer-Completes-Expansion-of-Vegetable-R-and-D-Center-in-the-Netherlands_44033.html
May 30, 2012
Syngenta says it plans to build a $1-billion business in Africa over the next 10 years and that the company will make cumulative investments of over $500 million in support of this...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Syngenta-to-Invest-$500-Million-in-Africa_43579.html
May 30, 2012
Monsanto increased its profit outlook for its 2012 fiscal year, citing strong seed sales through the end of the North and South American growing seasons. The company expects earnings...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Monsanto-Raises-Full-Year-Outlook_43810.html
May 30, 2012
Monsanto announced plans today to extend its business into biologics for pest or virus control and planting technologies in order to offer incremental growth opportunities beyond...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Monsanto-Expands-Into-Ag-Biologics-and-Planting-Technology_43691.html
May 29, 2012
Agchem firm Nufarm (Melbourne) says it will establish a new manufacturing facility at Chicago Heights, IL to support growth in the fungicides, insecticides and seed treatment segments...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Nufarm-to-Build-Manufacturing-Facility-in-U-S-_43753.html
May 11, 2012
ADM’s (Decatur, IL) third-quarter 2012, ending March 31, net earnings fell 31% year-on-year, to $399 million.  Adjusted earnings fell 12%, to 78 cts/share and include the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/ADMs-Third-Quarter-Earnings-Fall-Sales-Increase_43363.html
April 25, 2012
Novozymes (Bagsvaerd, Denmark), an enzymes technology firm, has recorded first quarter net profits for the year of DK510 million ($91 million), up 4% compared with the same period one...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Novozymes-Earnings-Up-4-percent-CEO-Expects-Higher-Growth-for-Full-Year-update_42956.html
April 16, 2012
DuPont says it has opened its Beaver Creek plant genetics facility in Johnson, IA to support its Pioneer Hi-Bred agriculture business. Experts in plant physiology, molecular biology...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/DuPont-Opens-$40-Million-Seeds-Lab-in-Iowa_42581.html
April 10, 2012
Scientists from Fudan University (Shanghai, China) have genetically modified (GM) a strain of cotton featuring longer fibers suited to making high-end cotton products. The longer...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Chinese-University-Develops-GM-Cotton-with-Longer-Fibers_42601.html
April 4, 2012
Strong demand for genetically modified corn seeds in the U.S. and Latin American bolstered Monsanto’s second-quarter results, and the company lifted its full-year guidance on...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Monsanto-Posts-Profit-Gains-Increases-2012-Outlook_42477.html
April 2, 2012
French farmers and seed firms are appealing a March 16th decision by the French government to ban Monsanto’s genetically modified maize, MON810. Plaintiffs include The General...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/French-Farm-and-Seed-Groups-Appeal-GMO-Ban_42398.html
March 22, 2012
Corn acreages are growing in Argentina, Syngenta says. Syngenta says it has received regulatory approval to sell its quadruple stacked corn seed in Argentina. The Agrisure Viptera 4...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/Argentina-Okays-Syngenta-Quadruple-Stack-Corn_42209.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/seeds_and_traits/Bayer-Targets-Improved-Results-Through-2014_42028.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/seeds_and_traits/GM-Crop-Area-Grows-8-percent-to-160-Million-Ha-Checks-19-Million-m-t-year-of-Emissions_41765.html
February 29, 2012
DuPont says it has expanded its long-standing research collaboration with Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics (ACPFG; Adelaide, Australia), to increase research scale on...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/DuPont-and-Australian-Center-for-Plant-Functional-Genomics-Expand-Collaboration_41662.html
February 16, 2012
DuPont says it will build a technology hub for its Pioneer seed business at Beijing, China. The new facility will open later this year and will employ nearly 50 researchers. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/DuPont-to-Build-Technology-Hub-in-China-for-Seed-Business_41395.html
February 15, 2012
BASF says it will invest $33 million to expand its plant biotechnology and crop protection R&D facilities at Research Triangle Park (Raleigh, NC). Plans include a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/BASF-Investing-$33-Million-in-Plant-Biotech-Facility_41368.html
February 8, 2012
FMC says it has signed an exclusive distribution and development agreement with Consumo em Verde (CEV) Biotecnologia das Plantas, S.A. (Lisbon, Portugal) for the fungicidal active...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/seeds_and_traits/FMC-Signs-Exclusive-Agreement-for-Access-to-New-Patented-Fungicide_41091.html
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