evotec

Marrone Bio Innovations and Valagro Announce Research Collaboration​​

Marrone Bio Innovations announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership to collaborate on research and development efforts with Valagro S.p.A, a leader in the production...
Barbosa

Beck’s Establishes Roots in Minnesota with Expanded Research and Distribution

Beck’s is pleased to announce the purchase of a facility in Olivia, Minn., for the use of distribution and research. The 44,000 square-foot facility will provide corn...

Bayer Trendlines Ag Innovation Fund Invests in New Company

Novel technology licensed from the Weizmann Institute of Science for biological solutions to treat bacterial diseases in crops. The Bayer Trendlines Ag Innovation...

Verdant and AgTech Insight Form Strategic Partnership

Verdant Partners LLC and AgTech Insight LLC are excited to announce the formation of a strategic alliance between the two firms. As part of the newfound relationship,...

BASF Enters Sunflower Seed Market

Sunflower is an important and fast-growing crop sector, especially in Europe, the world’s largest sunflower market valued at €1.3 billion (around $1.48 billion). To enter the sunflower...

KWS Is Making a Start in the Vegetable Seeds Business and Acquires Pop Vriend...

Today, seed specialist KWS SAAT SE (KWS) announced that the company has signed a binding agreement to acquire Pop Vriend Seeds (Andijk/NL). Pop Vriend Seeds is market...

Corteva Partners with Iowa Soybean Research Center at Iowa State University

Corteva has joined the Iowa Soybean Research Center at Iowa State University as an industry partner. In this role, Corteva will have a seat on the ISRC’s industry...

BASF Opens Global Agrochemical Application Research Center

BASF opened its new global Agrochemical Application Research Center (AARC) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. The facility will help to further optimize stewardship guidelines regarding...

Limagrain and Rijk Zwaan Announce Licensing Deal on Traits in Vegetables

Limagrain, through its listed company Vilmorin & Cie, and Rijk Zwaan have signed an agreement for the exchange of non-exclusive licenses for patented traits in vegetables. This...
challenges

Corteva Agriscience Completes Separation from DowDuPont

Corteva, Inc. successfully completed its separation from DowDuPont, becoming a global pure-play agriculture company that offers complete solutions farmers need to maximize yield and profitability. Corteva Agriscience...

Phenome Networks and Delair Establish Strategic Collaboration

At the annual ISF World Seed Congress, on June 3-5, Phenome Networks and Delair will present their strategic collaboration to offer a combined system to accelerate plant...
sustainability

BASF Collaborates with Rothamsted Research on Sustainable Agriculture

BASF and Rothamsted Research are working together in a long-term collaboration to shape modern sustainable agriculture. The goal is to jointly address current agricultural challenges by identifying...

Embrapa and Benson Hill Expand Partnership

Benson Hill Biosystems and Embrapa, one of the world’s largest plant biodiversity and crop science research institutions, are extending their partnership to accelerate Embrapa’s breeding program and...

S&W and Corteva Agriscience Enter New Alfalfa Licensing Agreement

S&W Seed Company and Corteva Agriscience announced they have entered into a new mutually beneficial alfalfa agreement that terminates and replaces the December 2014 agreements between S&W...

Bühler Opens Its CUBIC Innovation Campus

After a construction period of 20 months and an investment of about CHF 50 million, Bühler Group officially opened its CUBIC innovation campus with eight Application Centers...

U.S.-China Trade Conflict Pulled Corn Prices 20 Cents Per Bushel Lower

The trade conflict between the United States and China, which began brewing early last year pulled U.S. corn prices down an average $0.20 per bushel per month...

AgriGold Brand Expands Further into Western Footprint

AgriGold announced its recent expansion of the brand’s dedicated customer experience and industry-leading products into western Minnesota, northeastern Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. This expanded geography...
nippon

Compass Minerals Plant Nutrition and Marrone Bio Innovations Collaborate

Compass Minerals Plant Nutrition, a division of Compass Minerals and Marrone Bio Innovations Inc. announced that the two companies have formed a collaboration to develop new specialty...

CIMMYT and GOAL Team Up To Help Farmers In Zimbabwe Fight Fall Armyworm

Irish humanitarian aid agency GOAL has joined the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) in the fight against fall armyworm, a devastating insect pest that...

AgReliant Genetics Expands into New Northwestern Footprint

AgReliant Genetics announced its recent research and testing expansion into the northwestern U.S. Corn Belt states of Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota. “Directing...