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...
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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...

Monsanto and Scotts Miracle-Gro Expand Partnership

Monsanto Company and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company have extended their nearly two-decade long partnership in the lawn and garden consumer market. Since 1999, Scotts Miracle-Gro, through one of its subsidiaries,...

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...

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...
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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...

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...

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...

DLF Seeds to Acquire PGG Wrightson Seeds

PGG Wrightson Ltd and DLF Seeds A/S have reached an agreement for DLF to acquire PGG Wrightson Seeds. The transaction remains subject to regulatory approvals. PPG Wrightson Seeds is...
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Monsanto Donates to Missouri Farmers Care Initiative to Fight Childhood Hunger

To combat food insecurity in rural Missouri, Monsanto Company will donate $50,000 this weekend to the Missouri Farmers Care (MFC) Drive to Feed Kids for its efforts to combat...
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Keen Acquires EES Companies

Keen Project Solutions is pleased to announce the acquisition of EES Companies. This partnership merges two strong Engineering Procurement Construction Management (EPCM) teams, combining the engineering expertise of EES with Keen’s...
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Don Funk Relaunches Midwest Seed Genetics

Don Funk, founder of Channel Bio Corp, is leading a team of entrepreneurs to launch Midwest Seed Genetics across the Corn Belt for the 2017-18 growing season. In 2001,...

CIMMYT and Clinton Foundation Partner to Improve Access to Climate-Resilient Maize Seed

New partnership will help farmers in Malawi, Rwanda and Tanzania have better access to seeds that help maize crops better withstand growing challenges of drought, pests,...
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DLF Pickseed to Acquire La Crosse Seed

DLF Pickseed and La Crosse Seed are pleased to announce DLF Pickseed’s acquisition of all of the assets and business of La Crosse Seed. La Crosse Seed, with headquarters in La...
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Corteva Agriscience Signs Memorandum of Understanding With the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Corteva Agriscience signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS), outlining principles for collaboration in areas including partnership in technology development,...
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Dorsing Seeds and South Pacific Seeds Reach Agreement

Yesterday, July 12, South Pacific Seeds and Dorsing Seeds Inc. announced that the business and infrastructure of Dorsing Seeds Inc. has been acquired by SPS Dorsing Seeds Inc. —...
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F2F Genetics Network Shatters the Status Quo

Gene Editing, Off-Patent Technology and Data Science Give Rise to F2F Genetics Network Today, Aug. 14, Farmer’s Business Network, Inc., launches F2F Genetics Network, a “new” kind of seed company...

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...

Western Integrated Seeds to Expand Processing Facility

Western Integrated Seed has broken ground on its latest expansion phase at the Hooper, Nebraska, seed processing and shipping facility. Construction is underway on a new project that includes...