The 2Blades Foundation and collaborators at the University of Minnesota, Kansas State University, and the John Innes Center will study wild emmer wheat to discover genes that can help farmers combat devastating wheat rust diseases which are estimated to cost f...
MustGrow imports bio-pesticide into Colombia for testing on “Panama Disease”: Existential threat to bananas
MustGrow Biologics Corp., an agricultural biotech company developing and commercializing a portfolio of natural, science-based biological crop protection products, announces the successful importation of its bio-pesticide TerraMG into Colombia.
In 2019, China's aerial pesticide application sector ushered in a boom period. As of December 2019, the number of China's aerial application UAV reached 50,000 units, becoming the country with the largest number of aerial pesticide applicators that can cover a...
So many years, farmers have been using more and more traditional solid chemical fertilizers to soil, but crop growth and soil conditions both are getting worse and worse!That are because the excessive and over-dosage of traditional chemical solid fertilizers u...
United Kingdom: Syngenta's new seed treatment option for barley shown to boost root growth and yield
A new fungicide seed treatment option for barley that not only controls a number of key seed-borne diseases but which has also been shown to boost crop establishment, root growth and yield is being launched for use starting this autumn.
2019 TOP 20 Philippine Agrochemical Importers: multinationals, locals, Chinese and Indians each capturing one-third of market
The top 20 included the top 6 multinationals in the local country, being Syngenta, Bayer, FMC, BASF, Dow and DuPont, which respectively ranked the first, second, fourth, ninth, 12th and 17th. Among the large number of Indian companies that have registered for ...
What options/alternatives farmers in China have replacing paraquat? Are there other useful herbicdes, i.e. diquat, glufosinate (which others) that can cover this gap? Would the replacements be related to higher costs as well? What crop protection startegies would farmers adapt replacing paraquat?1 Like 1 AnswersSir, thanks for question. For weed control, Glyphosate and Glufosinate are the main options while many other broad spectrum herbicides also ...All
Asian soybean rust is the most important disease in soybean, the yield loss being from 10% to 90%, dependent on the geographical region where the disease was reported. What are the key points in controlling Asian rust?
The use of an efficient product since the beginning of the soy cycle is one of the most important decisions for growers after the crop impla...All