Clariant Invests in New Crop Solutions Greenhouse

Clariant invests in a state-of-the-art research and development greenhouse to step up support for tackling current and future agricultural challenges. Inaugurated June 21, the new greenhouse at Clariant Innovation Center...

SGS Investment Delivers GLP Audit Excellence and New Field Station in USA

A state-of-the-art field station in Wyoming, Il., and successful field research sponsor GLP audits boost SGS Agricultural Services in the U.S. At 10,000 square feet, including a 40 percent shop...

BioConsortia Obtains U.S. Patent for Discovery of Microbial Products

California's BioConsortia Inc. is granted a patent for its Advanced Microbial Selection (AMS) process by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Issuance of the patent marks an important milestone in the company’s...
analytics

Farm Market iD Offers On-farm Grain Storage Data to Agribusinesses

Farm Market iD has now added on-farm grain storage data to their powerful database, built on more than 900 million acres of land and 34 million farm fields, which...
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Industry News – December 2014

Industry News is geared to seed professionals and delivers the people, industry, business and product news you need to know. Submissions are welcome. Email us at·news@issuesink.com. People News...
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BASF in Exclusive Talks with Bayer to Acquire Vegetable Seeds Business

BASF is in exclusive talks to acquire Bayer’s entire vegetable seeds business, operating under the global trademark Nunhems. Bayer intends to divest this business in the context of its...
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S&W Seed Company Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2018 Financial Results

S&W Seed Company today announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 ended September 30, 2017. Mark Wong, president and chief executive officer of S&W Seed Company, comments,...
KeyGene

Agrium and PotashCorp to Merge

Agrium Inc. and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. have agreed to combine in a merger of equals to create a "world-class integrated global supplier of crop inputs," according to...
solar

Beck’s Installs Energy-Saving Solar Panels at Indiana Headquarters

Beck’s is pleased to announce the installation of two new solar energy systems at their headquarters in Atlanta, Ind. The power produced from the two, one-mega-watt systems will cover...

Novozymes Reports Earnings for Agriculture and Feed Down

For the first half of 2017, Novozymes reported good results with 3 percent organic revenue growth, which was better than expected, according to the company. Overall, Household Care was...

Syngenta Reports a Claim Regarding Damages is False

A plaintiff’s lawyer has issued a public statement claiming that damages have been awarded in the Agrisure Viptera corn lawsuits against Syngenta — a statement Syngenta reports as false. "No court...
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Corteva and Monsanto Sign Licensing Agreement on Corn Insect Control Tech

Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, and Monsanto Company announced the completion of a licensing agreement for next-generation technology for insect control in corn for the U.S. and Canada...
KeyGene

Agrium-Potash Corp. Merger Expected to Close in Q4

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. and Agrium Inc. report the regulatory review and approval process has progressed in all remaining jurisdictions, regarding their proposed merger of equals. In Canada and...
intacta

Monsanto’s Precision Planting Aborts Acquisition by Deere

Today (May 1), Monsanto canceled the agreement with Deere & Company to acquire the Precision Planting business. "We are deeply disappointed in this outcome as we remain confident the acquisition...

The Access to Seeds Index Challenges Seed Companies to Reach Smallholder Farmers

Global seed companies are adapting their products to combat the impacts of climate change and address nutritional needs; however, a new study from the Amsterdam-based Access to Seeds Foundation, shows limited access to...

Dow Seeks to Speed Development of Microbial Products

Through a new licensing agreement with Synthace, Dow AgroSciences LLC hopes to speed the process at which it can deliver microbial solutions to the market. The agreement includes a multi-seat...
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Industry News – Late Summer 2013

Industry News is geared to seed professionals and delivers the people, industry, business and product news you need to know. Submissions are welcome. Email us at news@issuesink.com. People News...
FAO

Introducing Sterkel Crotty Investment Banking

Industry veterans Douglas Sterkel and Joseph Crotty announced Sterkel Crotty Investment Banking, providing specialized global advisory services for the agribusiness, life sciences, technology and food industries. “We are thrilled to...
sorghum

Dow AgroSciences, Chromatin Sign Exclusive License Agreement for Sorghum Genetics

Chromatin Inc., an agriculture technology company, has signed an exclusive license agreement for unique sorghum genetic stocks developed by Agrigenetics Inc., an affiliate of Dow AgroSciences LLC. “At Dow AgroSciences,...
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Resson Expands Strategic Partners

Resson, a predictive analytics company for the agricultural industry, today announced a $14 million Series C up round of financing that welcomed Mahindra & Mahindra as a strategic partner,...