ISF Priorities: Digging into Plant Breeding Innovation, Seed Trade and Seed Choice

ISF lays the ground work for national seed associations to engage with their governments and other organizations to help facilitate discussions around plant breeding innovation, the implementation of ISPM...

ISF Focuses on Strategic Engagement

From the World Bank to the Gates Foundation and from the International Plant Protection Convention to national plant protection organizations, the International Seed Federation must work to identify areas...

2018 New International Seed Varieties

Welcome to Seed World's 2018 New International Seed Varieties listing. We have collaborated with companies from around the world to create this featured listing to help you source commercially...
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Status Ghana: Armyworm Infestation Loss

Ghana is estimated to have lost about $64 million to fall armyworm infestation. The pests, detected some 15 months ago, have since attacked more than 20,000 hectares ( about...
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Status India: Alliance for Agri Innovation Launches

Major seed and agri technology companies launched the Alliance for Agri Innovation (AAI) to promote new and emerging technologies. Companies include Rasi Seeds, Shriram Bioseed, Bayer Bioscience, Dow AgroSciences, DuPont...

“Well Fed” Documentary Explores GMOs

Two friends from Amsterdam, Netherlands, with opposing views on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) investigated the truth behind biotechnology, filmed in the documentary entitled “Well Fed.” Ryan Tipps, AgDaily’s managing...

Status Turkey: Evidence of First Flour Milling Found

Turkey is a country where archaeological evidence shows that flour milling first started roughly 12,000 years ago (10.000 BC), and today it is the global leader in flour exports. Gobeklitepe,...

U.S. Corn Growers Support NAFTA

Despite decreased use estimates and a rise in projected ending stocks, U.S. corn projected prices remained steady in reports issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Use estimates declined...
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The Wily Wireworm: An Unpredictable Pest – A Seed World Strategy Webinar & Podcast

They come to the soil’s surface as moisture increases and temperatures rise, the same time at which farmers look to put their seed into the ground. These wily worms...

Ag Robot Speeds Data Collection and Analyzes Crops as They Grow

A new lightweight, low-cost agricultural robot could transform data collection and field scouting for agronomists, seed companies and farmers. The TerraSentia crop phenotyping robot, developed by a team of scientists...